Newsweek Remembers: Nora Ephron
Nora Ephron, 1941–2012
Writer, director, and producer Nora Ephron passed away Tuesday at 71. From her early days as a reporter to her 1992 directorial debut and her work on set in ‘You’ve Got Mail,’ see the Oscar nominee’s life in pictures.
Lloyd Haythe: What’s your favorite film?
Ron Garner: “You’ve Got Mail.” Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan, a very likable Greg Kinnear… you think you’re better than it, like ‘Ooh this movie’s going to suck’ but then you watch it and it becomes a part of you.
— Undeclared 1x03, “Eric Visits” (2001)
RIP Nora Ephron