Sir Roger Moore, the actor known for playing suave spy James Bond has died after a brave bout with cancer according to his family.
The actor played Bond in seven films (the most of any actor) including Live And Let Die and A View To A Kill. His portrayal of the spy way calm, cool portrayed as a smooth operator who had an amazing knack for getting out of tough situations. On the small screen he was known to many as Simon Templar in the long running TV Series The Saint.
He is survived by his wife and kids.
Statement via @SirRogerMoore
With the heaviest of hearts, we must share the awful news that our father, Sir Roger Moore, passed away today. We are all devastated. pic.twitter.com/6dhiA6dnVg
— Sir Roger Moore (@sirrogermoore) May 23, 2017