Obit

Tony Curtis Dead at 85

Sad news this morning: Tony Curtis has died of cardiac arrest, reports Entertainment Tonight. The Oscar-nominated actor was 85. Born Bernard Schwartz, Curtis starred in one of most-loved movies of all time, Billy Wilder's Some Like It Hot, alongside Marilyn Monroe and Jack Lemmon. He was nominated for an Oscar in 1959 for his efforts in The Defiant Ones. Curtis was the father of actor Jamie Lee Curtis.