David Hedison, the Hollywood actor who starred in two James Bond films, has died at the age of 92.
It was reported today that Hedison died on July 18 in Los Angeles with his daughters by his side.
He was best known for playing Felix Lieter in Bond’s CIA ally Live and Let Die ( 1973), which happened to be Sir Roger Moore’s first appearance as 007. Sixteen years later, He returned to the role in 1989’s Licence to Kill.
A statement from his family read:
“Even in our deep sadness, we are comforted by the memory of our wonderful father. He loved us all dearly and expressed that love every day. He was adored by so many, all of whom benefited from his warm and generous heart.”
“Our dad brought joy and humour wherever he went and did so with great style.”
May his soul rest in peace.