Oscar-nominated German movie producer Bernd Eichinger has died in Hollywood. He was 61.
The man behind acclaimed films like Downfall and The Baader Meinhof Complex passed away after suffering a heart attack on Monday.
His credits also include The Name of the Rose
, the Resident Evil
films and The Fantastic Four
Many consider Eichinger to be Germany's most successful moviemaker.
Eichinger is survived by his wife Katja and daughter Nina, a well-known German TV personality.