Czech-American director Miloš Forman has died following a brief illness, Reuters reports. His wife Martina told the Czech news agency ČTK that “his departure was calm, and he was surrounded the whole time by his family and his closest friends.” He was 86.
Miloš Forman was born in 1932 in Čáslav, Czechoslovakia. He released his first feature film, Black Peter, in 1964. Forman moved to the United States in 1968, and, in 1971, released his