Ewen MacIntosh: Keith from The Office dies aged 50


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Ewen Douglas MacIntosh was a British actor and comedian known for his role as Keith Bishop in The Office.


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Ewen MacIntosh: Keith from The Office dies aged 50

Actor and comedian Ewen MacIntosh, best known for his role as “Big Keith” in The Office, has died aged 50. The show’s creator Ricky Gervais led the tributes on X/Twitter, describing MacIntosh as “an absolute original”. MacIntosh also appeared in other British comedies including Miranda and Little Britain.


Gervais was among those paying tribute to the actor, whose passing was confirmed by his talent agency, JustRight Management. n“With great sadness we announce the peaceful passing of our beloved comedy genius Ewen MacIntosh. His family thank all who supported him, especially Willow Green Care Home,” read the statement.

No cause of death was revealed, but JustRight noted there will be a private cremation for family and close friends “soon: and a celebratory memorial later in the year.


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