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Walter Mirisch

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In Memoriam: Walter Mirisch, 1921-2023, Legendary Producer and Cecil B. deMille Honoree

Walter Mirisch, one of the most independent-minded and successful producers of the New Hollywood era — a prolific and discerning executive who oversaw such enduring classics as Some Like It Hot, The Apartment, West Side Story, and In the Heat of the Night — died of natural causes on Friday, February 24, according to a statement released by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. He was 101 years old.