Hollywood Legend Garry Marshall Dies at 81

The prolific director and producer behind "Pretty Woman," "Happy Days" and " Runaway Bride," died from complications relating to pneumonia following a stroke.
4:25 | 07/20/16

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The sad note yeah I got the skinny this morning. We have breaking news of the death of Gary Marshall at the age of 81. Of course he's one of Hollywood's most prolific producers Marshall created. Actually some of the 1970s most iconic sick comes including happy. More and Mindy who Laverne and surely which starred his sister Penny Marshall. He also directed pretty woman and beaches beckon nice 99. Marshall shared a story with our own Diane Sawyer about how he and Richard Gere played a practical joke and cut back Julia Roberts while they were filming runaway bride. 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 said all right let's push a whisper and now she runs and this is what happens we as she goes in the Bedford. Or. Very cute and this morning many celebrities are extending their condolences Scott bail. Tweets and heartbroken my mentor my second father as past. And Henry rink where credited Marshall for launching his career saying thank you for my professional life your loyalty friendship and generosity. Variance there. My sentiments on those folks well next those to the growing outrage over case of celebrity online bowling. But they Jones one of the stars of the new ghostbusters films says she's quitting Twitter after online troll sent her a barrage of racist tweets and hateful means. Jones weeded out I leave Twitter tonight with cheers and a very sad heart all of this because I did a movie. You can hate the movie but the blank I got today. Wrong. Out. Thanks to ghostbusters director Paul speaker created a hash tag love for Leslie. Are now showing their support from using Twitter. Yes in the meantime Twitter. Has banned the conservative blogger who led that online abuse releasing this statement saying. The set of abuse of the behavior is not permitted on Twitter. We've taken action and we're continuing to invest heavily in improving our tools and enforcement systems'. To prevent this kind of abuse right next to a celebrity breakup yes Lady Gaga and Taylor Kinney. No longer a couple after five years together. Now for regular couple that's like thirty years to get. They've been engaged for more than a year after Kinney popped the question and 2015. On Valentine's Day with a heart shaped frame. Well you know earlier this year Kinney told People Magazine that they were keeping their wedding planned to surprise. Apparently there are supplies to her. A hung there is no word on what triggered the break up reps for both stars haven't made any public comments but this owns this happens you know and you. She gets her new car and she gets her new wheels and we got a close up there. And and boom she spring just that giving that's why she got her license. If this show that she's good at any rate I need you to address I have more yes you a new birth I'm free. And that's I think that I don't tidings for a celebrity couple across the un yes or talking about the the Middleton who's now engaged to hedge fund boyfriend. James Matthews he reportedly. Eagle went down on one knee and pulled out a ring after asking her father for his blessings. Keeping it tradition a hell yeah the proposal reportedly left. Sister duchess Kate completely surprised the couple had been dating for less than a year from now they're planning a lavish society wedding. Reportedly anyway for next year. And interestingly enough the marriage will now link that but to the world of TV celebrity. Her future brother in laws is Spencer Matthews who starred in a British version of the bachelor. Even one that. Winning the contest so he's married to happily ever after yes that he actually ultimately lost girl held. And sickened and attensa happens.

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