The filmmaker has died at the age of 77.
It's a huge blow for the movie industry as it's announced that zombie master George A. Romero has passed away at the age of 77 following a short illness. He will long be remembered as the pioneer of one of the world's most-loved horror sub-genres.
George A Romero at a DVD signing
The filmmaker - best known for his zombie apocalypse series including 'Night of the Living Dead' and 'Dawn of the Dead' - died during the night on Sunday (July 16th 2017) having been struggling with cancer for a short amount of time.
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