Obituary: Tony Scott

Director and producer Tony Scott (b.1944) committed suicide on August 19 by leaping off the Vincent Thomas Bridge in San Pedro, CA. Scott, the younger brother of Ridley Scott, is best known for directing Top Gun and Beverly Hills Cop 2, but also has genre credits, including producing the film Prometheus and the television mini-series The Andromeda Strain. his current projects including the Medieval historical series World without End and the drama The Good Wife.