Actor Roger E. Mosley attends the Celestial Awards Of Excellence at Alex Theatre on May 25, 2017 in Glendale, California.
Getty | Leon Bennett

'Magnum P.I.' Star Roger Mosely Passes Away At 83

Acting veteran Roger Mosely has passed away today at the age of 83. Loved ones say he suffered a car accident over the weekend and his injuries were too severe for him to recover.

He's best known for his role as Theodore 'TC' Calvin in the '80s hit action show Magnum P.I., but went on to play roles in dozens of TV series over the year.

Actor Roger Mosely has died.

Mosely in Magnum P.I.
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Known for his roles as Theodore 'TC' Calvin in '80s hit Magnum P.I. and Roy Cole in Unlawful Entry, Mosely passed away this morning in his home.

The news was shared by his daughter, Ch-a, who posted a tribute to her father according to TMZ.

She describes how he wouldn't want people to mourn him.

Mosely in Magnum P.I.
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"We could never mourn such an amazing man. He would HATE any crying done in his name. It is time to celebrate the legacy he left for us all. I love you daddy. You loved me too. My heart is heavy but I am strong. I will care for mommy, your love of almost 60 years. You raised me well and she is in good hands. Rest easy."

Other friends are already sharing their condolences.

Like producer Tina Andrews, who wrote the tweet above.

Mosely passed away surrounded by friends and family as he succumbed to injuries related to a car accident that took place this past weekend.

 Actor Roger E. Mosley attends the Celestial Awards Of Excellence at Alex Theatre on May 25, 2017 in Glendale, California.
Getty | Leon Bennett

It's clear that his loved ones want his legacy to be celebrated rather than cried over, which means we at home can watch our favorite Mosely media while honoring his incredible acting legacy.

We wish peace and healing to all his family and friends, may he rest in peace.

h/t: TMZ