Roger E. Mosley, Magnum, P.I.' star dies at 83

Roger E. Mosley, exceptional recognized for his function because the helicopter pilot Theodore “T.C.”

Calvin within the CBS television series “Magnum P.I.,” died early Sunday morning.

He became eighty three years antique. No similarly information about Mosley’s death had been to be had.

Mosley’s daughter confirmed the news of his demise via a tribute publish on her Facebook.

“Roger E. Mosley, my father, your pal, your ‘teach Mosley’ your ‘TC’ from Magnum P.I., passed away at 1:17am,” she wrote.

“He become surrounded by using circle of relatives as he transcended peacefully.

We could in no way mourn such an first-rate guy. He might hate any crying executed in his call.

It is time to rejoice the legacy he left for us all. I love you daddy. You cherished me too.

My heart is heavy however I am strong. I will care for mommy, your love of virtually 60 years.

You raised me well and she or he is in top fingers. Rest smooth.”

The actor was well-known for his function along Tom Selleck in the unique 1980s series “Magnum P.I.” In general,

Mosley starred in 158 episodes and made a cameo within the display’s rebooted 2018 CBS collection as the barber to the person he originated, T.C.

Born in Los Angeles on Dec. 18, 1938, Mosley changed into raised in Watts and become a student at Jordan High School.

In 1971, he got his begin in screen performing with playing small roles in “Cannon” and “Longstreet.

He went directly to play Monk in “Terminal Island,” along Phyllis Davis and his quickly-to-be co-celebrity Selleck.