Horror Writer Jimmy Sangster deceased

The film writer, known from "The Curse of Frankenstein" (1957) and "Horror of Dracula" (1958), passed away at the age of 83. Film company Hammer Films has announced this tragic news.

Sangster began at the age of 16 with his first job in the film industry. His first feature film was a scenario for X The Unknown, 1956. These and other horror films became instant cult classics. Sangster lived in London, UK. And was married to actress Mary Peach.

Rest in peace.

Jimmy Sangster