Steven Bochco 'NYPD Blue,' 'LA Law' creator dead at 74

Writer-producer Steven Bochco speaks at the ceremony honoring television producer David Milch with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

LOS ANGELES-Steven Bochco, a writer and producer known for creating landmark 1980s and 1990s television shows like "Hill Street Blues", "L.A. Law" and "NYPD Blue", has died.

Bochco has died at the age of 74, he passed away on April 1, Sunday morning, a spokesperson for the family confirmed his death news to The Hollywood Reporter. While there were no specific details available on his passing, Bochco had been battling leukemia for several years. And his legal drama "Murder in the First", aired on TNT from 2014 to 2016. His work on the series landed him the first of his 30 Emmy nominations, for Outstanding Drama Series and Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series in 1981.

"We wouldn't have the excellence on TV, on cable, broadcast and streaming if it wasn't for what Steven Bochco did on broadcast TV", Bianculli said.

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He was born in NY to Rudolph, a violinist, and Mimi, a painter and jewelry designer.

Bosson met Bochco while studying at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. "It just took me another 10 or 12 years to get to the point where I earned the right to take a shot at it". RIP Steven". Judd Apatow of "Wanderlust" wrote, "Steven Bochco sat with Jake Kasdan and myself before we started Freaks and Geeks and let us grill him for advice. He moved to the production company MTM Enterprises in the late 1970s and was later chosen to help write a cop drama ordered by NBC - "Hill Street Blues".

In 1987, CBS legend William S. Paley offered the then-44-year-old the job of president of the network's entertainment division.

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But like many of her fellow actors, Kuzyk's working partnership with Bochco stretched years longer. One of the most valuable lessons I ever had. "I want to justify the enormous commitment they (ABC) have made to me".

Steven Bochco, who created two long-term NBC scripted dramas, "Hill Street Blues" and "LA Law", and "NYPD Blue" on ABC, has died this weekend.

Airing at 10 p.m., "NYPD Blue" offered a glimpse of the occasional bare bottom and saltier language than was usually heard on TV. "We were certainly aware of advancing the agenda". Rest well, sir. You will be missed", and Joss Whedom said, "Absolutely one of the biggest influences on Buffy (and me) was HILL STREET BLUES. When 20th Century Fox TV sold the rerun rights to "NYPD Blue" to its sibling FX cabler, Bochco demanded an accounting and was prepared to fight it out in court.

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