Sir Roger Moore has passed away. The veteran actor starred in James Bond films which includes Moonraker, A View to a Kill, Live and Let Die, The Man with the Golden Gun, Octopussy, For your Eyes Only and Live and Let Die. He had been battling cancer. The sad news of his death was announced by his children on his official Twitter page.
See Family'sTwitter announcement below.
He became a contender for the role of 007 after Sean Connery announced in 1966 that he was retiring from his role as James Bond.