Mindy Kaling, whose role on The Office launched her Hollywood career, remembered Dane as 'one the funniest actors ever'. His former costar Rainn Wilson announced Dane's death on his social media Monday evening, praising the actor as "one of the greats" and posting a scene featuring the pair. We will all miss him, ' tweeted Wilson.
Dane also appeared on such shows "The Mayor", "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air", "Boy Meets World", "Friends", and "Everybody Hates Chris".
In addition to TV, Hugh also appeared in movies like Bridesmaids and Little Fockers. Those who have spoken about Dane since his passing have described him as a sweet and kind man who was truly fun to work with.
He was a familiar face to fans of NBC's The Office. Inner City Cultural Center.
Wilson also provided a donation link to the Inner City Cultural Centre, a performing arts organisation established in 1967. Rainn Wilson even encouraged people donate as well in his tweet, adding onto the actor's final wish.
Kate Flannery, who played Meredith on The Office, posted a photo of Dane playing the guitar and wrote, "RIP Hugh Dane aka Hank the security guard at Dundee Mifflin from #theoffice Sending love to his family & close friends".