London, (ANI): Legendary producer Dino De Laurentiis (91) passed
away in Los Angeles. His daughter Raffaella De Laurentiis said in a
statement that her father was surrounded by family when he died at
his home in Beverly Hills. She did not reveal the cause of death.
"Cinema has lost one of its greats," the BBC quoted Walter
Veltroni, former mayor of Rome and a founder of the International
Rome Film Festival, as saying. "The name of Dino De Laurentiis is
tied to the history of cinema," Veltroni added.