Last night, Nora Ephron was trending on Twitter, because an obituary had been posted on a website, and then removed. Her people said she was alive. Other tweeters said that she’s alive, but not expected to live through the night. Well, it seems the latter was right.
It’s now been confirmed that Nora Ephron, screenwriter and director, has died, aged 71, from acute myeloid leukaemia. Sorry to see her go. My thoughts and condoleances are with her friends and family.
One of her best known films, and perhaps also most loved, is When Harry Met Sally. I’ve not yet (re-)watched and reviewed that, but here are a couple of other Nora Ephron films you can read my take on: