Who did George Segal play in The Goldbergs?

THE Goldbergs won't be the same without the loveable George Segal starring in the show.

The legendary actor has sadly passed away aged 87 following complications from surgery.

Who did George Segal play in The Goldbergs?

George portrayed the loveable Albert "Pops" Solomon on the hit sitcom.

The series also stars Jeff Garlin and Wendi McLendon-Covey

Season 8 is currently airing on ABC and fans will still get to see George on the show tonight (March 24, 2021) at 8pm/7pm central time.

His last episode will air on April 7, 2021.

When did George Segal appear in The Goldbergs?

George was on the ABC sitcom for eight years since it started in 2013.

The show paid tribute to him with a moving statement which read: "On behalf of everyone at The Goldbergs we are devastated at the loss of our dear friend, George.

"He was kind, sweet, beyond talented and funny. George was the true epitome of class and he touched all of our lives so deeply. 

"It was an honor and a privilege to have him as a colleague and friend all of these years. 

"It is no surprise to any of us that knew him so well that he is a true national treasure.

"He will be missed by all. POPS, we will miss your banjo playing and your infectious laugh. Rest in peace.”

What other TV shows did George Segal appear in?

George appeared in some popular television shows including Murphy's Law and Take Five.

He portrayed Jack Gallo on the sitcom Just Shoot Me!, a which garnered him a Golden Globe nomination.

During his career, he was nominated for five Golden Globes, winning twice.

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