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Titanic’s producer Jon Landau dies aged 63

WEB DESK: The Oscar-winning producer Jon Landau who produced some of the World’s highest grossing movies of all time, including Titanic and Avatar has died aged 63.

According to the detail, Jon Landau died on Friday after living with cancer for more than a year, His sister Tina confirmed his death on social media, calling him ” the best brother a girl could ever dream of”

Landau was the son of Hollywood producers Ely and Edie Landau and for a time was an executive at the film production company 20th Century Fox, overseeing films including The Last Of The Mohicans and Die Hard 2.

Alongside Cameron, he helped to create the 1997 hit Titanic, which was the first film to make it past the $1bn mark at the global box office.

Later films Avatar and its sequel Avatar: The Way of Water, which were released in 2009 and 2022 respectively, went on to break Titanic’s record

Landau also co-produced other hit films including Honey, I Shrunk the Kids and Dick Tracy, and held a management position in Cameron’s production company Lightstorm Entertainment.