Sad news: Ken Russell dies, aged 84
The director of Women In Love and The Devils, Ken Russell, has died at the age of 84.
A sad start to the week, this. We've just heard that director Ken Russell has died, at the age of 84.
Russell, according to reports, died peacefully in his sleep yesterday. He will be fondly remembered, not least for films such as Tommy, The Devils and Women In Love.
Truly, one of British cinema's greats.
Rest in peace, sir.