Six Million Dollar Man boss Richard Anderson dies at 91

Character actor Richard Anderson passed away Thursday after a career spanning five decades. 

As Oscar Goldman, he was the boss of both The Six Million Dollar Man and The Bionic Woman, winning legions of fans in the 1970s.

He died age 91 at his home in Beverly Hills, Variety reported. 

R.I.P.: Actor Richard Anderson, pictured in 2013, passed away at his Beverly Hills home on Thursday at the age of 91

R.I.P.: Actor Richard Anderson, pictured in 2013, passed away at his Beverly Hills home on Thursday at the age of 91

Fan favorite: Anderson was best known for his role as Oscar Goldman on The Six Million Dollar Man and star Lee Majors paid tribute to him as a 'sweet charming man'

Fan favorite: Anderson was best known for his role as Oscar Goldman on The Six Million Dollar Man and star Lee Majors paid tribute to him as a 'sweet charming man'

In a statement, Six Million Dollar Man star Lee Majors said he had spoken with Anderson just a few weeks ago and described him as a 'sweet, charming man.'

'Richard became a dear and loyal friend, and I have never met a man like him,' the 78-year-old actor said.

'I called him 'Old Money.' His always stylish attire, his class, calmness and knowledge never faltered in his 91 years. He loved his daughters, tennis and his work as an actor.,' Majors added.

The Bionic Woman star Lindsay Wagner, 68, also paid tribute to Anderson. 

'I can't begin to say how much I have always admired and have been grateful for the elegance and loving friendship I was blessed to have with Richard Anderson,' she said.

Hit series: The Six Million Dollar Man ran on ABC from 1974 to 1978. Anderson and Majors also played the same characters in several made-for-TV movies

Hit series: The Six Million Dollar Man ran on ABC from 1974 to 1978. Anderson and Majors also played the same characters in several made-for-TV movies

He's the boss: Anderson played the same role in the spin-off The Bionic Woman starring Lindsay Wagner that aired from 1976 to 1978 first on ABC and then on NBC

He's the boss: Anderson played the same role in the spin-off The Bionic Woman starring Lindsay Wagner that aired from 1976 to 1978 first on ABC and then on NBC

While he enjoyed continuous

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