Steven Bochco the TV producer/writer behind many hit shows over the years, has died at age 74, according to a representative at Steven Bochco Productions. The spokesperson said Bochco died peacefully Sunday morning at 10:20 a.m.
“Steven fought cancer with strength, courage, grace and his unsurpassed sense of humor,” Phillip Arnold said in a statement to CBS News. “He died peacefully in his sleep with his family close by.” Bochco’s TV credits include a wide varuety of programs such as “Hill Street Blues,” L.A. Law,” “Doogie Howser, M.D.” and “NYPD Blue.”
He has won 10 primetime Emmy awards throughout his career.
Details about a memorial service will be forthcoming and the family requests privacy during this time.