“Ray Donovan” actor Jay Thomas has lost his battle with cancer.

It’s final meatballs with Jay Thomas and David Letterman.

Thomas starred on the hit sitcom “Love & War” from 1992-1995.

Talk show fans remember Thomas from his holiday visits on “Late Show with David Letterman” w he and the host would try and knock a meatball off the top of a Christmas tree by throwing footballs.

During that annual visit, Thomas would always tell what became known as “The Lone Ranger” story in which he had a bizarre encounter with actor Clayton Moore, who played the masked cowboy in the classic western series.

Thomas also hosted a popular radio show on SiriusXM. With Brian NIemietz.

Jay Thomas