Steve Landesberg, most famously known for his role as Det. Sgt. Arthur Dietrich on the hit TV show Barney Miller has succumbed to cancer this week.
The actor had been fighting a long battle with the disease and according to his rep he passed away on Monday morning, a victim of his long battle.
Most recently Landesberg played Dr. Rosenbaum, the pediatrician, in the movie Forgetting Sarah Marshall.
His role at Det. Dietrich lasted from 1975 – 1982.
Our condolences go out to his family and friends.