Actor Lewis Collins, most notably famed for playing tough guy Bodie in crime fighting series The Professionals, has died at the age of 67, according to his agent.
Starring alongside Martin Shaw in the hit series made the star a household name for generations of fans, tuning in on a regular basis to watch their often playful, but serious antics whilst protecting society from a variety of criminals.
Collins is said to have died following a five year struggle with cancer. In a statement, his agent said, "He died peacefully at his LA home surrounded by his family. Privacy is asked for at this very sad time."
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