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RIP Frank Pierson

“What We’ve Got Here Is… Failure To Communicate.”

RIP Frank Pierson
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Screewriter Frank Pierson, who had no such failure, has died at age 87.

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The Oscar-winner who wrote Dog Day Afternoon and Cool Hand Luke, was, into his 80s, still a force in Hollywood, contributing to the likes of Mad Men and The Good Wife.

Read more about Pierson’s career at The Hollywood Reporter.

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Teressa Iezzi is the editor of Co.Create. She was previously the editor of Advertising Age’s Creativity, covering all things creative in the brand world

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