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Garry Marshall

Director

Born - 13 November 1934, New York City, USA
Died - 19 July 2016

Genial American director (and producer) of populist entertainments. One of Hollywood's brightest talents in his early days, although, in truth, from the 1990s, he was always searching for another Pretty Woman and ended his career with a clutch of multi-story romcoms, Also a writer and cameo actor, he also created hit TV series, including Happy Days, Mork & Mindy and Laverne & Shirley. Born Garry Maschiarelli, he made a late entry into movies with Young Doctors in Love (1982). Subsequent directorial credits included The Flamingo Kid (1984), Nothing in Common (1986), Overboard (1987), Beaches (1988), Pretty Woman (1990), Frankie and Johnny (1991), Dear God (1996), Runaway Bride (1999), The Princess Diaries (2001), Raising Helen (2004), Georgia Rule (2007), Valentine's Day (2010), New Year's Eve (2011) and Mother's Day (2016), his last. The brother of actress/director Penny Marshall, he died from pneumonia complications following a stroke.