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Steven Bochco, creator of Hill Street Blues and L.A. Law dies at 74

Tributes have flooded in for the star.
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World renowned writer and producer Steven Bochco has passed away after a long battle with leukaemia, a family spokesman confirmed to multiple news outlets including CNN and The Hollywood Reporter. 

Spokesman Phillip Arnold said in a statement to THR, ‘Steven fought cancer with strength, courage, grace and his unsurpassed sense of humor. He died peacefully in his sleep [at home] with his family close by.’

The 10-time primetime Emmy winner created several hit shows including Hill Street Blues, L.A. Law, NYPD Blue, and Doogie Howser, M.D.

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Since news broke of the TV legend’s passing, many have taken to Twitter to express their condolences. 

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Our thoughts are with Steven’s family and friends at this difficult time. 

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