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Death of Director “Pretty Woman” Garry Marshall at Age 81

Death of Director “Pretty Woman” Garry Marshall at Age 81

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Garry Marshall died Tuesday of complications from pneumonia following a stroke, Michelle Bega said in a statement. He is known for directing films like "Pretty Woman" and creating sitcoms like "Happy Days." Garry Marshall, creator of hit US TV series Happy Days and the director of box-office hit Pretty Woman, has died aged 81, his publicist says. Marshall died on Tuesday at a hospital in Burbank, California, of complications from pneumonia following a stroke, Michelle Bega said. The prolific director, producer and writer also wrote sitcoms The Odd Couple and Mork and Mindy. He is survived by his wife, Barbara, and their three children. Born in New York, Marshall studied journalism at university and began his entertainment career writing jokes for other actors. He soon progressed to w
Michael Cimino, ‘The Deer Hunter’ Director, Dies at 77

Michael Cimino, ‘The Deer Hunter’ Director, Dies at 77

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Michael Cimino died Saturday at his home in Los Angeles, Eric Weissmann confirmed. He won the Academy Award for Best Director for 1978’s “The Deer Hunter." No cause of death has been determined.Michael Cimino, the Oscar-winning director whose film "The Deer Hunter" became one of the great triumphs of Hollywood's 1970s heyday, and whose disastrous "Heaven's Gate" helped bring that era to a close, has died.Cimino died Saturday at age 77, Los Angeles County acting coroner's Lt. B. Kim said. He said Cimino had been living in Beverly Hills but did not yet have further details on the circumstances of his death.Eric Weissmann, a friend and former lawyer of Cimino's, said friends had been unable to reach Cimino by phone for the last few days and called the police, who found him dead in