Wayne Rogers, the actor best known for his portrayal of U.S. Army Capt. “Trapper” John McIntyre on the TV series “M*A*S*H,” has died, the Associated Press reported Thursday. He was 82.
Rogers’ death was the result of complications from pneumonia, his representative Rona Menashe told the AP.
The actor also appeared in the television shows “Murder, She Wrote,” “Stagecoach West” and “City of Angels,” and in the film “Cool Hand Luke,” according to IMDB.com.
He is survived by his wife, Amy; his children Bill and Laura from his first marriage to actress Mitzi McWhorter; and four grandchildren: Alexander, Daniel, William and Anais, ETOnline reported.
Correction: An earlier version of this article incorrectly reported that Rogers appeared in the TV series “Trapper John, M.D.” The post has been updated.