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NYPD Blue Creator Steven Bochco Dead at 74

Legendary tv producer Steven Bochco, who created an inventory of reveals together with Hill Road Blues, L.A. Legislation and NYPD Blue, died at house on Sunday morning, E! Information can verify. The TV icon was 74.

A rep launched the next assertion to E! Information, “On behalf of the Bochco household, we write to let you already know that Steven handed away on Sunday morning, April 1st 2018 at 10:20 am. Steven fought most cancers with energy, braveness, grace and his unsurpassed humorousness.  He died peacefully in his sleep with is household shut by. Particulars concerning memorial service will likely be forthcoming.  Within the meantime, the household asks for privateness throughout this time.”

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The 10-time Emmy winner suffered from leukemia and acquired a stem cell transplant from an nameless 23-year-old in late 2014.

Along with creating a number of gritty cop reveals, Bochco additionally created Neil Patrick Harris‘ star-making automobile, Doogie Howser, M.D. and most lately the TNT drama Homicide within the First.

Quickly after information of his demise surfaced, former NYPD Blue star Sharon Lawrence took to Twitter and wrote, “It was his imaginative and prescient, fashion, style and tenacity that made me love watching TV. It was being on #NYPDBlue that made me love engaged on TV. Thanks and relaxation properly Steven Bochco. You have been one in all a form.”

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Along with his plethora of Emmy Award accolades, Bochco gained 4 Peabody Awards throughout his lifetime.

Bochco is survived by his spouse, a son and a daughter.

The Hollywood Reporter was the primary outlet to report this story.

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