Memorable by his roles on NCIS: Los Angeles and Crossing Jordan, Miguel Ferrer has died at the age of 61.
NCIS: LA and other TV fans in general suffered a big loss with the passing of Miguel Ferrer. Miguel Ferrer had memorable roles on NCIS: Los Angeles and Crossing Jordan, died at the age of 61, and was acting right up until the end of his battle with cancer. The NCIS: LA cast, as well as other celebrities, express their grief over the loss of their colleague and friend through social media. Hollywood has bid farewell to yet another great veteran actor.
We lost a good one today. Miguel, I was proud to call you my friend, I will miss you.” – wrote Chris O’Donnell on his Instagram, he and LL Cool J was among the first to express their grief.
Miguel you were an amazing man. We enjoyed a lot of laughs over the years. More jokes than I can count. You brought so many people so much joy. Guess that’s why so many people shed tears today. I met your wife and kids a few times and you and I grew to become good friends. I’ll miss you man. You inspired me everyday. A true mans man. Love you my brother. I’m glad you smiled and stayed strong until the finish. Sleep well in the arms of the almighty.”
– LL Cool J
Love you my brother. I’m glad you smiled and stayed strong until the finish. Sleep well in the arms of the almighty. ??
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— LLCOOLJ. (@llcoolj) January 20, 2017
Peter Cambor, who plays Nate Getz on NCIS: LA, and Pauley Perrette, otherwise known as Abby from NCIS, wrote on their Twitter account about the actor’s death.
Regret we didn’t get to do more episodes together. Was a privilege to have done a few. A great talent and man. Rest In Peace #MiguelFerrer
— Peter Cambor (@petercambor) January 20, 2017
— Pauley Perrette (@PauleyP) January 20, 2017
“Agent Rosenfeld, I love you. RIP,” MacLachlan wrote on his twitter, referring to Ferrer’s Twin Peaks character.
Awful news…Miguel Ferrer is gone. Agent Rosenfield, I love you. RIP.
— Kyle MacLachlan (@Kyle_MacLachlan) January 19, 2017
In the most recent NCIS: LA episode, his character was stabbed and hospitalized. There are several additional episodes more to go with Ferrer, filmed before his death, and writers are currently in dilemma how to wrap his character storyline.