‘Gogglebox’s’ Andy Michael Dies Aged 61

Gogglebox's Andy Michael has reportedly died aged 61. 
Credit: @louisrmichael/Instagram & Channel 4

Gogglebox star Andy Michael has reportedly died aged 61. 

It’s believed that the fan favourite passed away following a short illness.

Channel 4 and Studio Lambert confirmed the saddening news with a statement on behalf of the 61-year-old’s family.

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Gogglebox star Andy Michael has died aged 61. Credit: @louisrmichael/Instagram

According to the PA news agency, it reads: “We are deeply saddened to share the passing of Gogglebox star Andy Michael at the age of 61 following a short illness.

“Andy passed away last weekend with his family by his side.

“Retired hotelier Andy, who brought much wit and insight to Gogglebox, was one of the show’s original cast members, appearing in the very first episode in 2013.

“Beloved father to Katy, Alex, Pascal and Louis, and cherished husband of Carolyne, Andy was a much-loved and respected member of the Gogglebox family, and he will be very sadly missed.

“Our love and thoughts are with Carolyne and the entire family. The family have asked for privacy at this very sad time”.

Michael and his family first appeared on the hit TV show back in 2013.

Many of its viewers loved to hear him, his wife Caroylne, and their children, Louis and Alex, when they shared their thoughts on the biggest shows of the week.

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