A legendary English actor, Sir Roger Moore who is best known for playing James Bond has died at the age of 89.
His death news was confirmed by his family on Twitter saying he had died after "a short but brave battle with cancer".
Sir Roger Moore
Moreover, his children also shared their heartfelt condolences over their father death on Twitter that read:
Thank you Pops for being you, and being so very special to so many people."
"With the heaviest of hearts, we must share the awful news that our father, Sir Roger Moore, passed away today. We are all devastated,
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
Known for his action and stunts, Roger has played seven Bond films including Live and Let Die and A View to a Kill.
The singer reportedly died on May 23, 2017, in Switzerland. And it has been reported that his funeral will be held in a private ceremony in Monaco.