Oscar best director Michael Cimino dies at age 77

July 4, 2016 11:37 IST 2 of 5
According to the Los Angeles County Coroner's website, Cimino died on Thursday at his residence, but the office did not give the reason of death, pending further investigation. Cimino was born in New York City on February 3, 1939. He directed eight films in his career. Credit: Reuters