The Office Star Ewen MacIntosh Has Died Aged 50

The Office Star Ewen MacIntosh Has Died Aged 50

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of actor and comedian Ewen MacIntosh, best known for his role as Keith in the iconic TV sitcom The Office. Ewen, who was just 50 years old, left an indelible mark on British comedy and will be dearly missed.

The Office, a mockumentary series created by Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant, has achieved tremendous success both in the UK and abroad. Ewen’s portrayal of the quirky character Keith Bishop brought countless memorable moments to the show. From his hilarious antics to his unforgettable catchphrases, Keith became a beloved figure in the hearts of fans.

With heartfelt tributes pouring in, Ricky Gervais expressed his sadness on X (formerly known as Twitter), describing Ewen as “very funny and very lovely” and acknowledging his originality as a performer. The Office podcast, Out of Office, also paid tribute to Ewen, highlighting his contribution to the greatest British sitcom of all time.

Ewen’s talent extended beyond The Office, as he appeared in other notable productions such as After Life, Little Britain, and Miranda. He even graced the big screen in films like The Lobster. His versatility as an actor captivated audiences across various platforms.

As we reflect on Ewen’s life and career, it’s important to remember the person he was beyond his on-screen persona. Ed Scott, a close friend and executive producer, shared a touching tribute, emphasizing Ewen’s empathy, kindness, integrity, and friendship. Ewen’s warm and genuine nature endeared him to those who had the privilege of knowing and working with him.

While we mourn the loss of Ewen MacIntosh, we also extend our gratitude to the wonderful medical staff who cared for him during his final days. Their compassion and dedication provided comfort and support during this difficult time.

Ewen MacIntosh leaves behind an excellent legacy, both as a comedic genius and as a remarkable individual. His talent, laughter, and positive spirit will forever resonate with fans around the world. Rest in peace, Ewen MacIntosh. You will be dearly missed.