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Melissa Mathison, the Oscar-nominated screenwriter behind Steven Spielberg’s 1982 classic ET: The Extra Terrestrial has died aged 65. We take a look back at her best work...
Melissa Mathison who was famously Oscar-nominated for Steven Spielberg's 'E.T.: The Extra Terrestrial' and also wrote 'The Black Stallion,' died Wednesday in Los Angeles at the age of 65.
The LA-born writer, who was married to actor Harrison Ford for 21 years, wrote some of Hollywood's best-known screenplays.
In a statement, Spielberg, who worked closely with Mathison on ET, said: "Melissa had a heart that shined with generosity and love and burned as bright as the heart she gave ET."
The big screen adaptation of Roald Dahl’s beloved children’s novel The BFG is still in post-production so her work will always live on...