Alan Parker, director of 'Bugsy Malone' and 'Mississippi Burning', has died - UK media

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Sat, 01 Aug 2020 - 12:17 GMT

FILE PHOTO: British film director Sir Alan Parker, REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi.

FILE PHOTO: British film director Sir Alan Parker, REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi.

LONDON (Reuters) - British filmmaker Alan Parker, director of movies ranging from “Bugsy Malone”, a gangster comedy featuring children armed with cream-shooting guns, to tense prison drama “Midnight Express”, has died aged 76, British media reported on Friday.

Parker, who also directed “Fame”, “Evita”, “Mississippi Burning”, “The Commitments” and other successful movies, died on Friday after a lengthy illness, according to the media reports.

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