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Oscar winning director Mike Nichols dies

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Oscar winning director Mike Nichols dies

<p>Mike Nichols who won an Oscar for directing the 1967 film The Graduate starring Dustin Hoffman has died aged 83.</p> <p>It’s understood he suffered a heart attack.</p> <p>The German-born US director was one of only 12 winner of all four major US entertainment awards – an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony.</p> <p>He was part of a comedy duo before directing on Broadway and then moving to the big screen.</p>