US film director George A. Romero dies at 77

epa06092066 (FILE) – US film director George A. Romero poses for photographers with the Career Achievement Award at the 40th Sitges International Film Festival in Sitges, Spain, 06 October 2007 (reissued 17 July 2017). Filmmaker George A. Romero, creator of ‘Night of the Living Dead’ has died at the age of 77 on 16 July 2017, media reported quoting his manager. EPA/JAUME SELLART