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Roger Moore Dead - James Bond Actor Passes Away at 89 From Cancer

Roger Moore Dead - James Bond Actor Passes Away at 89 From Cancer

Roger Moore, who played James Bond for the longest period of time in the 1970s and 1980s, has passed away at the age of 89.

The actor, author, and UNICEF ambassador passed away in Switzerland after a battle with cancer, a statement released on his Twitter account read.

Roger had a lengthy career in the arts, and starred in the following James Bond films as the infamous spy: Live and Let Die (1973), The Man With the Golden Gun (1974), The Spy Who Loved Me (1977), Moonraker (1979), For Your Eyes Only (1981), Octopussy (1983) and A View to a Kill (1985).

The statement from his children can be read in full below. Our thoughts are with Roger’s loved ones.

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    May he rest in peace.

  • MFGBali

    My favourite Bond.

    R.I.P. Sir

  • shoes4life

    Sad, thanks for being a great 007 Sir Rogers. RIP

  • Erika Andrews

    My First Bond as well as of 1974 ( The Man With The Golden Gun) till 1985 (A VIEW TO A KILL ) was a Awesome 007 Bond) He Will indeed be missed,

  • Cool Boots

    Sad news. RIP. His Bond movies were the fun ones!

  • Sprite

    He knew his stuff, RIP sir Moore.

  • abcdefg98988

    Timothy Dalton is still my #1 favorite Bond! – and he was Bond when I was born! (1986)

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