The Legendary film maker George A. Romero, passes away on July 16, 2017 at the age of 77. He was best known for his direction in the classic horror movie, Night of the Living Dead.
Romero’s manager, Chris Roe confirmed about his death in a statement.
Roe informed that Romero passes away peacefully in his sleep while he was listening to the score of his favourite films, The Quiet Man. He was been fighting with lung cancer. George’s wife and his daughter were at his side at that time. George’s father was a cuban & his mother was Lithuania American. After graduating from college of Fine Arts at Carnegie Mellon University, he started his filmaking career in the early 1960’s.
Romero was consider to be the discoverer in the zombie- horror movie category and he had ultimately establish a well known name for himself with some of his famous films such as Night of the Living Dead, Dawn of the Dead, The Crazies, Martin and Day of the Dead. He bring in and define the modern template for the horror, scary and dead to life over the screen, motivating a multiple of zombie in Hollywood & the recent highrated AMC series, The Walking Dead.