Tag: Dies

Nov 27 2018

Stephen Hillenburg, ‘SpongeBob SquarePants’ Creator, Dies at 57 – The New York Times

Supported by Stephen Hillenburg, ‘SpongeBob SquarePants’ Creator, Dies at 57 ImageStephen Hillenburg, the man behind “SpongeBob SquarePants,” with his creation at the Tokyo International Anime Fair in 2006.CreditCreditJunko Kimura/Getty Images By Neil Genzlinger Nov. 27, 2018 Stephen Hillenburg, a former marine biology teacher who created a children’s show that ballooned into an unlikely cultural phenomenon, […]

Nov 26 2018

Oprah Winfrey's Mother Vernita Lee Dies at Age 83

Michael Rozman/Warner Bros. Oprah Winfrey‘s mother, Vernita Lee, died on Thanksgiving, TMZ reports. She was 83. The television titan was not with Lee at the time of her passing, as she was celebrating the holiday in Santa Barbara, Calif., with girls from the school she opened in South Africa in 2007. As of Monday, Winfrey […]

Nov 26 2018

Oprah Winfrey's Mom Vernita Lee Dies on Thanksgiving at Age 83

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Nov 26 2018

Bernardo Bertolucci, Oscar-Winning Italian Director of 'Last Tango in Paris,' Dies at 77

MOVIES 1:04 AM PST 11/26/2018 by Georg Szalai The maker of ‘The Last Emperor’ and others was known for his colorful visual style. Bernardo Bertolucci, the Italian director and screenwriter whose films include Last Tango in Paris and The Last Emperor, for which he won the Academy Award for best director and adapted screenplay, died […]

Nov 26 2018

Bernardo Bertolucci, Oscar-Winning Director, Dies At 77

ROME (AP) — Italian filmmaker Bernardo Bertolucci, who won Oscars with “The Last Emperor” and whose erotic drama “Last Tango in Paris” enthralled and shocked the world, died Monday. He was 77. Bertolucci’s press office, Punto e Virgola, confirmed the death in an email to The Associated Press. Italy’s state-run RAI said Bertolucci died at […]

Nov 26 2018

Bernardo Bertolucci, Oscar-Winning Director of 'The Last Emperor,' Dies at 77

Bernardo Bertolucci, whose epic “The Last Emperor” won nine Oscars and who influenced generations of filmmakers with other groundbreaking works such as “The Conformist” and “Last Tango in Paris,” in which he explored politics and sexuality through personal storytelling and audacious camera work, has died. He was 77. His publicist, Flavia Schiavi, said Bertolucci died […]

Nov 26 2018

Bernardo Bertolucci, Oscar-Winning Italian Director of 'The Last Emperor,' Dies at 77

MOVIES 1:04 AM PST 11/26/2018 by Georg Szalai The maker of ‘Last Tango in Paris’ and others was known for his colorful visual style. Bernardo Bertolucci, the Italian director and screenwriter whose films include Last Tango in Paris and The Last Emperor, for which he won the Academy Award for best director and best adapted […]

Nov 24 2018

Nicholas Roeg, British Film Director of 'Don't Look Now,' Dies at Age 90

(LONDON) — Nicolas Roeg, the prominent British film director known for making provocative films and working with rock stars Mick Jagger and David Bowie over a six-decade career, has died. He was 90. The director of “Don’t Look Now” and many other films died Friday night, his son, Nicolas Roeg Jr., told Britain’s Press Association. […]

Nov 24 2018

British film director Nicolas Roeg dies at age 90

Gregory Katz, Associated Press Updated 9:15 am PST, Saturday, November 24, 2018 FILE – In this Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012 file photo, Nicolas Roeg arrives for the Film Critics Circle Awards at a central London venue. The son of Nicolas Roeg says the prominent British film director has died. He was 90. Nicolas Roeg Jr. told […]

Nov 24 2018

Nicolas Roeg, The Witches and The Man Who Fell to Earth director, dies at 90

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