Elaine May, PBS To Make Mike Nichols Documentary

Sawyer Husband, Director Mike Nichols Dies

Legendary film and theater director, writer and producer Mike Nichols died suddenly on Wednesday at 83. An Oscar winner for 1967′s seminal The Graduate, he also was nominated for such films as Working Girl, Silkwood and Who’s Afraid Of Virginia Wolf. For his stage work, he amassed eight Tony Awards. His death was announced on Thursday morning by ABC News President James Goldston. Nichols was married to ABC News Anchor Diane Sawyer.