Actor Ernie Lively - the father of Hollywood actress Blake Lively - has passed away at the age of 74. The actor was best known for a number of hit movie roles including in Passenger 57 and The Dukes of Hazzard as well as starring as his real-life daughter Blake's father in the two The Sisterhood Of The Travelling Pants movies.
His family confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter that he died on Thursday of cardiac complications in Los Angeles, California.
All of his family - including his daughter Blake and his wife Elaine - were with him when he passed away. Ernie also had roles in a number of big television shows including Baywatch, The X-Files, Murder She Wrote and That '70s Show.Read more on mirror.co.uk