Walter Mirisch: ‘Some Like It Hot’ Producer Dies at 101

Walter Mirisch, the independent producer behind a string of Hollywood classics – including Some Like It Hot, The Apartment, West Side Story, The Great Escape, The Pink Panther, The Magnificent Seven, In the Heat of the Night, The Thomas Crown Affair, and Fiddler on the Roof – died aged 101 on February 21st, 2023. You can read my tribute to him here.