Tributes have poured in worldwide for the famous Bond actor.
Sir Roger Moore, the actor and former James Bond star has passed away at the age of 89.
Moore portrayed a more suaver side of James Bond in seven movies ranging from 1973 and 1989, including Live and Let Die, Octopussy, The Spy Who Loved Me and A View to a Kill.
His family released this statement via the actor's official twitter page, sharing the news to the world.
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
Already the tributes have poured in for the well respected Hollywood star.
I am devastated today at loosing one of my oldest and closest friends ROGER MOORE, my world will never be the same again.— Michael Caine (@themichaelcaine) May 23, 2017
Roger Moore , loved him— Russell Crowe (@russellcrowe) May 23, 2017
Farewell dearest Roger. All our love, Andrew and Madeleine— Andrew Lloyd Webber (@OfficialALW) May 23, 2017
The ultimate James Bond... so sad to hear that Roger Moore has passed away. Thoughts and prayers are with his family...🙏🙏🙏 pic.twitter.com/2iU7pl78uG— Kris Jenner (@KrisJenner) May 23, 2017