Film and TV Director Garry Marshall Dead at 81

The Hollywood legend directed films including "Beaches" and "Pretty Woman."
1:06 | 07/20/16

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Camping overnight Garry Marshall who was one of Hollywood's most prolific personalities passed away Marshall wrote produced and directed. Some of TV's most popular sitcoms from the 1970s and eighties including happy days Laverne and Shirley. Scores more community. He was also successful on the big screen with a smash hits like pretty woman and runaway bride as well as. In 1999 Marshall sat down with our own Diane Sawyer ago. T he isn't coming in she runs into the bathroom has to go over be asked about the window. So we're after a couple of times I could see she was not. Always I should all right let's push a whisper and now she runs and this is what happens we as she goes in the benefit. You have. She. Actors who have their fame to Garry Marshall tweeting their condolences this morning including pager went clear who says thank you for my. Professional life. Your loyalty friendship and generosity Marshall died of pneumonia after suffering a stroke he was 81 years old.

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