Saturday, December 18, 2010

RIP Blake Edwards, 88


Blake Edwards dies at 88; 'Pink Panther' director was master of slapstick comedy
Writer-director Blake Edwards was also known for his legendary disputes with studio chiefs. He collaborated in film with his wife, Julie Andrews, and his movie '10' was a cinematic sensation in 1979.

December 17, 2010|By Dennis McLellan, Los Angeles Times
Blake Edwards, a writer-director who battled depression in his personal life yet was known as a modern master of slapstick and sophisticated wit with hit films such as the "Pink Panther" comedies, "10" and "Breakfast at Tiffany's," has died. He was 88.