Monday, July 19, 2010

Elliott Kastner, Producer of Sweet November, Dies at 80

It is a sad day as Elliott Kastner, producer of Sweet November (2001) along with other 60 notable movies died in London due to cancer. Elliott Kastner was 80.

Kastner was a former MCA agent and he in the past 4 decades he produced over 60 films including "Where Eagles Dare" and "Kaleidoscope."

Stars Kastner worked with or helped with their careers include Marlon Brando (they were neighbors in Mulholland Drive), Clint Eastwood, Elizabeth Taylor, Peter Sellers, Jeff Bridges, Pierce Brosnan, Robert Mitchum, etc..

Kastner was American born, and spent much of his life traveling between Los Angeles and Europe. Kastner is survived by his wife, Tessa Kennedy; son, Dillon, and daughter, Milica, and his stepchildren actor Cary Elwes and Damian Elwes. Private services will be held in London.

We extend our condolences to the Kastner family.

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