Producer Daly Dies

Oscar winning film producer JOHN DALY has died of cancer. He was 71.
Daly, who won 13 Academy Awards for films including The Last Emperor and 1986 movie Platoon, passed away on Friday (31Oct08) at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, according to his daughter Jenny Daly.
The British-born producer, who was Chairman of Film and Music Entertainment Inc (F+ME), helped start the careers of stars including Keanu Reeves and Julia Roberts.
Lawrence Lotman, Chief Financial Officer and Acting Chief Executive Officer of F+ME, paid tribute to his colleague, saying, "John was truly a giant in the industry who changed filmmaking for the better."
Daly is survived by three sons, Michael, Julian and Timothy, and his daughter.


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John Daly had another son. With Bosa Fuller, born July 4th 1982, a son Jonathan Richard Daly. He has not been achkowlegde by the family. Only Mr. Daly himself has met jonathan a handfull of times.
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AUBREY only after his death do you bring this up? I heard from him that the mother was a whore and the kid wasn't his because the mother never showed up for dna tests. Too bad you got knocked up by someone else. hoe
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