Posts tagged "Nora Ephron"

In Memoriam: 10 Biggest Celebrity Deaths of 2012 (PHOTOS)

Gone, but never forgotten. As the lights dim on 2012, we take a moment to remember the great minds, voices and talents we lost in the past year. Some stars lived long fulfilling lives imprinting their footsteps on the world until the very end, while others were taken from us too early, without so much…

By: / December 30, 2012

Nora Ephron Memorial Service: Meg Ryan, Tom Hanks, Steven Spielberg Pay Tribute in New York (PHOTOS)

Many of Hollywood's biggest names came out in droves Monday afternoon to pay tribute to the late screenwriter Nora Ephron, who died in June from acute myeloid leukemia at the age of 71. Among the attendees: Meg Ryan, who starred in Ephron's When Harry Met Sally ..., in 1989, Sleepless in Seattle, in 1993, and…

By: / July 10, 2012

Nora Ephron Death: ‘Sleepless in Seattle’ Star Tom Hanks Writes About the Late Filmmaker

Tom Hanks has written a eulogy and tribute for his late friend and colleague Nora Ephron, who died Tuesday at the age of 71 of pneumonia, a complication resulting from a battle with leukemia she had kept secret from even her closest friends. Titled ‘Nora Ephron: A Life of Voice and Detail’, the star of Ephron's

By: Dylan Howard / June 27, 2012

Nora Ephron Dead: Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan Remember ‘Sleepless in Seattle’ Scribe (PHOTOS)

Hollywood is mourning the loss of Nora Ephron, the brilliant writer-director who helped bring some of the most memorable romantic comedies to the big screen in her decades-plus career. Ephron -- who died Tuesday evening in New York of acute myeloid leukemia, a blood disease she was diagnosed with six years ago -- worked with…

By: / June 27, 2012

‘Sleepless in Seattle’ Director Nora Ephron Dead at 71 (UPDATE)

Oscar-nominated filmmaker Nora Ephron, who was responsible for some of Hollywood's most iconic romantic comedies of a generation, has died. She was 71. Recognized as a screenwriting legend, Ephron penned hit movies When Harry Met SallySleepless in Seattle and most recently, Julie & Julia. Late Tuesday night the screenwriter's family confirmed she had passed away after

By: Amanda Hasaka / June 26, 2012