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Polly Platt Cause Of Death: What Happened To Peter Bogdanovich’s First Wife?



Polly Platt Cause Of Death

Peter Bogdanovich was a renowned American director, writer, actor, producer, critic, and film historian.

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BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA – MAY 02: Director Peter Bogdanovich attends the LA Jewish Film Festival Opening Night Gala at Ahrya Fine Arts Theater on May 02, 2019 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Robin L Marshall/Getty Images)

Peter Bogdanovich ComSE was born on July 30, 1939, in Kingston, New York, United States as the son of Herma, an Austrian painter and Borislav Bogdanovich, a Serbian pianist. His mother was Jewish while his father was an Orthodox Christian.

Polly Platt Cause Of Death

Peter Bogdanovich graduated from New York City’s Collegiate School in 1957 and studied acting at the Stella Adler Conservatory. He began as a film journalist until he got hired to work on Roger Corman’s The Wild Angels (1966).

Peter Bogdanovich later directed his own film Targets (1968) which was labelled a critical success. He skyrocketed to wider popularity for his critically acclaimed drama The Last Picture Show (1971).

Peter Bogdanovich has been described as one of the “New Hollywood” directors and had earned eight Oscar nominations including Best Director and Best Adapted Screenplay for the drama The Last Picture Show (1971). Polly Platt Cause Of Death

Polly Platt 589846 2048x2048 MediumView of American film producer Polly Platt (1939 – 2011) (left) and director Peter Bogdanovitch on the set of an unspecified film, late 1980s or early 1990s. (Photo by Steve Schapiro/Corbis via Getty Images)

What Happened To Peter Bogdanovich’s First Wife?

Peter Bogdanovich’s First Wife, Polly Plat died in Manhattan, on July 27, 2011, from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis at the age of 72.

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