ACTOR Larry Sellers died on Wednesday at the age of 72.
The cause of death of Dr Quinn star Medicine Woman was not yet clear.
His death was confirmed by his son, actor Jerry Wolf.
“Rest in power dad. I love you very much,” he wrote on social media.
“I am incredibly grateful to you. We will miss you and carry on with your courage and good humor.”
“Larry Sellers was truly Dr Quinn’s heart and mind. His presence was magical, mystical and spiritual ”, wrote her co-star Jane Seymour on Instagram.
“I feel so lucky to have had all these wonderful years together. He will be missed by all of us.
“My heart goes out to Larry’s family and friends, may his memory be a blessing to us all.”
Sellers was best known for his roles in Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman as Cloud Dancing, as well as for his roles in Life Goes On, Lightning Jack, Wayne’s World II, Beverly Hills 90210, Crazy Horse and The Sopranos.
He was an actor and stuntman of Osage, Cherokee and Lakota origin, according to hollywood reporter.
The vendors acted as a Native American consultant to Dr. Quinn.
He also won an Emmy nomination for playing Cloud Dancing in 150 episodes between 1993 and 1998.
The actor said he wanted the character “to be presented as the representation of the true Native American of both the tribal ethnicity and of all Native American peoples.”
Since 2016, Sellers worked as an Osage language teacher in Pawhuska, Oklahoma.
He has taught American Indian history and was a member of the Newberry Library Center for the History of the American Indian.
Sellers is survived by his wife Susie Duff.
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