Actor Roger Moore, alias British secret agent James Bond, is accompanied by co-star Barbara Bach as they arrive for the screening of their latest 007 feature, “The Spy Who Loved Me,” during the Cannes Film Festival at the French Riviera on May 20, 1977. (PHOTO: AP Photo)
Roger Moore, the beloved British actor who portrayed James Bond in seven “007” films, has died at 89 after a short battle with cancer, according to his family. Here is a photo gallery highlighting memorable moments and monumental works in his acting career.
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Moore poses with a Volvo
British actor Roger Moore poses with a Volvo P1800 on June 9, 1965 in Nice, southern France. The vehicle was featured as the main car driven by Moore in the hit television series The Saint which aired from 1962-1969. (PHOTO: AFP PHOTO / Susan RAGAN)
Roger Moore winning the Don Quixote Award
Roger Moore poses with Spain's most prized award, the Don Quixote Award, which was presented to him at the Spanish Embassy in London on July 8, 1968. The award, an equivalent to Hollywood's Oscar, was awarded to him for his role in the British series "The Saint," one of the most popular shows on Spanish TV. (PHOTO: AP Photo)
Roger Moore and Luisa Mattioli
British actor Roger Moore and his new wife Italian actress Luisa Mattioli, are surrounded by the press as they dance at Caxton Hall in London following their wedding on April 12, 1969. (PHOTO: AFP PHOTO / STRINGER)
Roger Moore with a cigar
Roger Moore poses with a cigar at a press reception on Aug. 1, 1972 in London, after it was announced that he was chosen as the new James Bond. (PHOTO: AFP PHOTO / CENTRAL PRESS PHOTOS)
Roger Moore on set
British actor Roger Moore, playing the title role of secret service agent 007, James Bond, is shown on location in England in 1972. Moore played Bond in seven films, more than any other actor in that role. (PHOTO: AP Photo)
Live and Let Die
This is the poster for the 1973 Bond film "Live and Let Die."
The Man With the Golden Gun
This is the poster for the 1974 Bond film "The Man with the Golden Gun."
Roger Moore and Henry Kissinger
Roger Moore (L) poses with Henry Kissinger (2nd L), former US Secretary of State, and British-American actor Gary Grant (2nd R) during the Variety Clubs International Humanitarian Award dinner honoring Kissinger, at a reception at the Sporting Club in Monaco in 1977. (PHOTO: AFP PHOTO / STRINGER)
Roger Moore at the Cannes Film Festival
Actor Roger Moore, alias British secret agent James Bond, is accompanied by co-star Barbara Bach as they arrive for the screening of their latest 007 feature, "The Spy Who Loved Me," during the Cannes Film Festival at the French Riviera on May 20, 1977. (PHOTO: AP Photo)
The Spy Who Loved Me
This is the poster for the 1977 Bond film "The Spy Who Loved Me."
This is the poster for the 1979 Bond film "Moonraker."
For your Eyes Only
This is the poster for the 1981 Bond film "For Your Eyes Only."
This is the poster for the 1983 Bond film "Octopussy."
Roger Moore and his helicopter
Roger Moore poses for the press in front of his helicopter with the logo of His Majesty's Secret Service agent 007 as he arrives in Deauville, northern France on Sept.7, 1985 to attend the opening of the Deauville American Film Festival for his latest James Bond movie "A View To Kill." (PHOTO: AFP PHOTO / MICHELE DANIAU)
A View to a Kill
This is the poster for the 1985 Bond film "A View to a Kill."
Roger Moore with Timothy Dalton and Pierce Brosnan
Three of the actors who played James Bond, Timothy Dalton, left, Roger Moore, center, and Pierce Brosnan, present at a London cinema to celebrate the life of Albert R. "Cubby" Broccoli, the American film producer behind 17 Bond movies on Sunday, Nov. 17, 1996. In total, six actors have portrayed Bond officially. (PHOTO: AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
Roger Moore in blue
Veteran British actor Roger Moore poses for a portrait in the Studio City section of Los Angeles on April 22, 1996. (PHOTO: AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)
Roger Moore and Michael Caine
British Oscar winner Michael Caine and Roger Moore (L) pose after presenting a mini-coach to a children's charity in London on April 12, 2000. (PHOTO: AFP PHOTO / ADRIAN DENNIS)
Roger Moore: James Bond Photocall
Roger Moore presents at the 'James Bond photocall' at Bletchley Park in Milton Keynes on Oct. 17, 2008. (PHOTO: AFP PHOTO / ADRIAN DENNIS)
Moore during a "James Bond photocall"
Roger Moore poses during a "James Bond photocall" at Bletchley Park in Milton Keynes on Oct. 17, 2008. (PHOTO: AFP PHOTO / ADRIAN DENNIS)
Roger Moore and Kristina Tholstrup
British actor and UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Roger Moore and his Danish wife Kristina Tholstrup wave from a carriage as they visit the CHIO World Equestrian Festival on June 25, 2013 in Aachen, western Germany. (PHOTO: AFP)