Legendary Hollywood Writer – Elmore Leonard – DEAD at 87!
The writer who brought you iconic films like “Be Cool”, “Get Shorty” & “3:10 to Yuma” among several other films, has died at the age of 87. Elmore Leonard passed away at his home in Detroit (where he has lived since 1934) among family and friends. Last week, Leonard suffered a stroke and died as a result of complications from the stroke. Leonard’s researcher took to his Facebook page to announce the somber news to the world.
Details to follow.
Photo courtesy of the NY Times.
Posted on August 20, 2013, in Uncategorized and tagged 3:10 to yuma, be cool, dead, detroit, elmore leonard, entertainment, get shorty, health, hollywood, hombre, news, screenwriter, stroke, writer. Bookmark the permalink. 3 Comments.