Miguel Ferrer, a familiar face on the big and small screens, died Thursday following a battle with throat cancer, according to a statement from his current employer CBS, CNN reports. He was 61.
Ferrer, who appeared on CBS’s “NCIS: Los Angeles” for seven seasons, was the son of Academy Award and Tony winner José Ferrer and singer Rosemary Clooney. He was the nephew of acclaimed Puerto Rican artist Rafael Ferrer.
“Actor Miguel Ferrer passed away peacefully in his home this morning after losing his battle to cancer,” CBS said in a statement. “He was surrounded by close family and friends, including his wife Lori, sons Lukas and Rafi, and his brothers and sisters.”