George A. Romero
has died after a battle with lung cancer at the age of 77.
The legendary filmmaker — who is best known for his horror films including Night Of The Living Dead , Dawn Of The Dead , Day Of The Dead , and more — passed away in his sleep on Sunday surrounded by his loved ones.
According to the LA Times , Romero succumbed while listening to the score of one his favorite movies, The Quiet Man .
Our supposes are with his family and friends during this difficult time.
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