Rogert Ebert Dead: Famed Film Critic, 70, Loses Battle With Cancer

Justin Burnell:

Rest in peace to movie rating legend Roger Ebert. He was known for the “Two Thumbs Up” thing back in the years.

Originally posted on Hollywood Life:

The legendary critic died April 4 in Chicago.

Roger Ebert, the first film critic to ever win a Pulitzer Prize, died April 4 after battling both cancer of the thyroid and salivary gland, the Chicago Sun-Times reports. Best known for his influential reviews and his multiple television shows — including At TheMovies, which he co-hosted with Gene Siskel, who was later replaced by Richard Roeper in 2000, following Gene’s death — Roger left an undeniable imprint in the film industry.

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