'Silence of the Lamb' Director, Jonathan Demme, Dies at 73
April 26 , 2017
As per reports, 73-year-old director, Jonathan Demme passed away on Wednesday morning in his Manhattan Apartment in New York. As mentioned by his publicist, he was suffering from esophageal cancer and died of its complications.
Hollywood reportedly poured tributes to Demme by Wednesday afternoon.
Demme was known for many of his filmss like ‘Stop Making Sense’, ‘Philladelphia’, ‘Beloved’, and many more. But his film ‘Silence of the Lamb’ won the Oscar. He also won the Oscar for best director.
His latest film was ‘Ricki and the Flash’, which starred Meryl Streep as an aging rocker.