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Gloria Katz

Writer, Producer
25 October 1942 to 25 November 2018

An American writer and producer who regularly wrote with her husband Willard Huyck, Katz famously provided crucial script-doctoring work on Star Wars (1977). She collaborated with George Lucas further on Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984) and Howard: A New Breed of Hero (1986), having previously received an Oscar nomination for her screenplay for American Graffiti (1973).

Read Gloria Katz's New York Times obituary here.