News breaking now on BBC
Sir Roger Moore is dead! The James bond star according to the BBC died after a short battle with cancer.
This is the official message released by his family.
” With the heaviest of hearts, we must share the awful news that our father, Sir Roger Moore, passed away today. We are all devastated”
The ex-007 star died today according to a short statement released by the family, who expressed their sadness at his passing.
Sir Roger Moore was 89. He was a well loved 007 James bond when he acted the role. He played this role for 12 years. Sir Roger Moore died in a Switzerland hospital. In the words of his family ” He was special to so many people”
Mostly described as ‘ The sauve and sophisticated bond’ he had a long successful box office career in films