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Peter Bogdanovich dies: who was the Oscar-nominated director?

Peter Bogdanovich dies: who was the Oscar-nominated director?

The daughter of Peter Bogdanovich, Antonia Bogdanovich, reported that her father died at dawn on January 6, aged 82. Who was the film director?

The New Yorker was a filmmaker known for his first productions in the branch like the movie “Targets” (“The hero is on the run”).

In the 1970s, Bogdanovich released his greatest hits such as “The Last Picture Show,” a feature film that received eight Oscar nominations and made him famous at the age of 32.

“The Last Picture Show” has the statuettes of Ben Johnson and Cloris Leachman as a supporting actor.

Bogdanovich died of natural causes.

Peter Bogdanovich and the death of Dorothy Stratten

Oscar 1 Nominated Director Peter Bogdanovich Has Died
FILE – Director Peter Bogdanovich poses at Regent Beverly Hills on February 17, 2005 in Beverly Hills, California. (AP Photo / Damian Dovarganes, file)

Bogdanovich’s life also had controversial episodes such as the affair with actress Cybill Shepherd that took place during his time he was still married to his colleague Polly Platt.

Another controversy he was involved in was this which led to the death of Playboy model Dorothy Stratten.

The young girl, 20 years younger than the film director, had appeared in one of his films and became emotionally attached to him while she was already married.

Stratten was killed by her husband Paul Snider. committed suicide after ending the young woman’s life.

After that, Bogdanovich married the late Playboy’s sister, Louise Stratten, who was 29 years younger than him.

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