PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Emmy-nominated actor David Ogden Stiers has died at age 75.
His talent agency tweeted Saturday that he passed away at his home in Newport, Ore., after a battle with bladder cancer.
I am very sad to report that David died this morning March 3, 2018 peacefully at his home in Newport, Oregon after a courageous battle with bladder cancer.
His talent was only surpassed by his heart. pic.twitter.com/fjuGmbVYgd
— MKS Talent Agency (@MKSTalentAgency) March 3, 2018
Stiers was nominated for two Emmys for his role as Major Charles Emerson Winchester III on “M*A*S*H.”
He was also well-known for his voice acting work in a number of animated Disney movies, including roles such as Cogsworth in “Beauty and the Beast” and both Governor Ratcliffe and Wiggins in “Pocahontas.”