The famous actor, Michel Lerner, died at the age of 81. There are many roles Lerner played in his career, and he left an indelible mark on the acting scene as a result. In a post on his Instagram page, Sam Lerner, his cousin, confirmed the death of this well-known actor.
"We lost a legend last night," Sam Lerner wrote. "It's hard to put into words how brilliant my uncle Michael was, and how influential he was to me. His stories always inspired me and made me fall in love with acting. He was the coolest, most confident, talented guy, and the fact that he was my blood will always make me feel special.
" Sam spoke about Michel and the impact he had on everyone around him. A great person, open-minded, and willing to lend a helping hand at any time, he was a great example to everyone. "Everyone that knows him knows how insane he was — in the best way.
I'm so lucky I got to spend so much time with him, and we're all lucky we can continue to watch his work for the rest of time. RIP Michael, enjoy your unlimited Cuban cigars, comfy chairs, and endless movie marathon."- he continued.
Message of condolences
In the wake of the death of this legend of the acting world, there have been many messages of condolence. As they sent their messages, many of them emphasized how important Michel was, and how much his charisma and kindness captured people's attention.
Several American television writers expressed their condolences over the passing of Lerner, including television writer Alan Zweibel. "Michael Lerner was a great, disciplined actor who I loved working with and enjoyed watching in every role he played in movies and television.
Nice guy, too. My condolences to his friends and family. #RIPMichaelLerner. It was my honor to know and work with you."