Top Stories

Oscar-Winning Composer Marvin Hamlisch Dead at 68

Oscar-Winning Composer Marvin Hamlisch Dead at 68

Three time Oscar-winning composer Marvin Hamlisch has passed away at the age of 68 after a brief illness, a family spokesman told the Associated Press.

Mr. Hamlisch died on Monday (August 6) in Los Angeles. Other details are not being released.

Marvin picked up his three Oscars in 1974 for his work on both The Way We Were and The Sting. His work on the classic Broadway show A Chorus Line earned him a Pulitzer Prize. He also appeared as himself in the romantic comedy How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days.

Our condolences and deepest sympathies go out to Marvin‘s family and friends.

Like Just Jared on Facebook

JJ Links Around The Web

Wenn
  • Kate Middleton was once a sexy witch for Halloween- US Weekly
  • Mike Tyson opens up about being sexually abused as a child- TMZ
  • Kris Jenner says all of her kids were awkward and chubby when they were younger- Gossip Cop
  • Ashley Tisdale rocks short shorts while running errands before Halloween- Just Jared Jr
  • Mockingjay sets the record for the most pre-sale tickets sold- Entertainment Weekly
  • Lisa Kudrow reveals that NBC execs thought Monica was "slutty" on Friends- Huffington Post
  • Did Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Martin split over Gwyneth Paltrow?- Lainey Gossip
  • The Colbert Report sets a date for its final show- The Hollywood Reporter
  • Did Miley Cyrus show too much cleavage with this outfit?- Hollywood Tuna

3 Responses to “Oscar-Winning Composer Marvin Hamlisch Dead at 68”

  1. 1
    123lol Says:

    RIP Mr Hamlisch. My condolences go out to the family to find strength in this difficult time.

  2. 2
    Gossipgirl Says:

    Wow! Another good talent gone. Condolences to the family. The Way We Were is an all time great song.

  3. 3
    anonymous Says:

    This is sad. I played principal flute in an orchestra concert with him as pianist. He was too young to die.

A Member of Townsquare Entertainment News | Advertise here