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Breakfast At Tiffany's producer Richard Shepherd dies, aged 86

16 January 2014 9:46 AM, PST | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

Film producer Richard Shepherd has died, aged 86.

The filmmaker worked in the movie business for six decades, producing many films including 1961's Breakfast At Tiffany's, starring Audrey Hepburn and George Peppard.

His other well-known films include 1976's Robin and Marian starring Hepburn and Sean Connery, Marlon Brando's The Fugitive Kind and 1959's The Hanging Tree with Gary Cooper.

He also set up the Artists Agency, representing many top stars including Marilyn Monroe, Rex Harrison, Peter Sellers and Richard Harris.

Shepherd was credited with rescuing the song 'Moon River' for Breakfast At Tiffany's, after executive Marty Rackin wanted to remove it from the film.

He is survived by his wife and four children from his two marriages, including Miami Vice producer Scott Shepherd.

Watch Audrey Hepburn sing 'Moon River' in Breakfast At Tiffany's below: »

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'Breakfast At Tiffany's' producer Richard Shepherd dies at 86

16 January 2014 2:54 AM, PST | RealBollywood.com | See recent RealBollywood news »

Washington, Jan. 16: Richard Shepherd, who is known for classic films 'Breakfast At Tiffany's' and 'The Fugitive Kind', has dies after a long illness. He was 86.

He also served as head of production at MGM and Warner Bros. and then founded the Artists Agency, the Hollywood Reporter reported.

During his six-decade career in the entertainment industry, he also produced films like 'The Hanging Tree', 'The Hunger', 'The Exorcist', 'Fame', 'Robin and Marian' and 'Love in a Goldfish Bowl'. (Ani) »

- Ketali Mehta

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Producer Richard Shepherd, Founder of Artists Agency, Dies at 86

15 January 2014 4:48 PM, PST | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Studio exec and producer Richard Shepherd died Tuesday night at his Los Angeles home, his wife Patricia told Variety. He was 86.

Shepherd, who was suffering from a long-time illness, produced “Breakfast at Tiffany’s” and headed production at MGM and Warner Bros. before founding the Artists Agency during his 60-plus-year career.

Shepherd also produced 1959’s “The Hanging Tree,” starring Gary Cooper; 1960’s “The Fugitive Kind” with Marlon Brando and 1976’s “Robin and Marian,” starring Audrey Hepburn, whom he convinced to return to acting after a decade-long absence. He worked with longtime partner Martin Jurow on most of his projects, including “Love in a Goldfish Bowl” and “Breakfast at Tiffany’s.”

He was hired by McA owner Lew Wasserman right after graduating from Stanford in the 1940s. Shepherd would later found his own agency, The Artists Agency, and rep the likes of Marilyn Monroe and Richard Harris. He spent two decades there, »

- Maane Khatchatourian

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