Legendary playwright and novelist Ira Levin has died. He was 78.
The writer–who saw many of his works turned into major Hollywood movies–died of natural causes on Monday at his home in New York.
Levin wrote on a variety of genres throughout his career and sold millions of books worldwide, despite only producing seven novels in 40 years.
He leaves behind three sons–Adam, Jared and Nicholas–by his first wife Gabrielle Aronsohn, whom he divorced in 1968. He divorced second wife Phyllis Finkel in 1981.
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