Name: Michael Showers
Birth Name: 
Michael Showers
Birth Date: 
March 14, 1966
Birth Place: 
Cincinnati, OH
Relationship Status: 
Passed Away on August 22, 2011
Celebrity Ranking # 2368

Michael Showers: Death Update

Posted Friday August 26, 2011 4:42 PM GMT

As police continue investigating the death of Michael Showers, new details have emerged.

Earlier this week, the “Treme” actor’s body was found floating in the Mississippi River and according to the Orleans Parish coroner’s office, Showers died from drowning.


"Treme" Actor Michael Showers Found Dead

Posted Thursday August 25, 2011 11:11 AM GMT

In a tragic twist of fate, Michael Showers, best known for his work as Captain John Guidry on the HBO series "Treme," was found dead in the Mississippi River early Wednesday morning (August 24).

The 45-year-old actor's body was first discovered near the French Quarter in New Orleans before being recovered by the Harbor Police about 30 minutes later, according to The Times-Pincayune.