William Friedkin died Monday morning on the age of 87 in Los Angeles.
The information was shared by his 79-year-old spouse, Sherry Lansing, who was a movie producer and studio head and now works with charities.
The Oscar winner had directed the massive hit movies The French Connection and The Exorcist.
William had additionally labored on it Sorcerer from 1977, To Live And Die in LA from 1985 and Bug from 2006.
Sad loss for Hollywood: William Friedkin handed away in Los Angeles on Monday morning on the age of 87. The information was shared by his spouse, Sherry Lansing, who was a movie producer and studio head and now works with charities; seen within the Nineteen Seventies
At work: Here he’s seen in 1974 explaining the next scene to Linda Blair through the making of the Exorcist
In latest years: Seen in 2019 in Italy on the presentation of Friedkin Uncut – Un diavolo di regista (A Devil Of Director)