Peter Werner

Peter Werner's Death

Born (Birthday) January 17, 1947

Death Date March 21, 2023

Age of Death 76 years

Cause of Death Cardiovascular Disease

Place of Death Wilmington, North Carolina, United States

Profession Film Director

The film director Peter Werner died at the age of 76. Here is all you want to know and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Peter Werner, the prolific director who won an Oscar for Best Live-Action Short as an AFI student and went on to work on such TV series as Moonlighting, Justified, and Elementary, died of a torn aorta on March 21. He was 76. Werner won his Oscar in 1977 for In the Region of Ice, a short film based on a Joyce Carol Oates short story. His other directorial credits included spotlight episodes on Blue Bloods, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Grimm, The Blacklist, and Medium.

How did Peter Werner die?

Werner died of heart complications following a torn aorta in Wilmington, North Carolina, on March 21, 2023. He was 76.