The household of acclaimed Canadian director and producersays his sudden dying on Christmas Day was from pure causes.
In an announcement launched Wednesday, his household says a coroner has concluded Vallée died of a “deadly cardiac arrhythmia secondary to extreme coronary atherosclerosis.”
They are saying the discovering is within the coroner’s closing report into Vallée’s dying at his cabin simply outdoors Quebec Metropolis over the 2021 Christmas vacation weekend. He was 58.
Vallée directed a string of high-profile movies and sequence after his breakout C.R.A.Z.Y. , profitable an Emmy for guiding the hit HBO sequence Huge Little Lies, and his 2013 drama Dallas Patrons Membership earned a number of Oscar nominations.
Born in Montreal, Vallée studied filmmaking at Collège Ahuntsic and the Université du Québec à Montréal.
Within the assertion launched late Wednesday, Vallée’s sons, Alex and Émile Vallée, say individuals are nonetheless getting in contact about their filmmaker father’s affect.
“Testimonials of friendship, esteem and respect for our father and for his work are nonetheless coming from all over the world,” they mentioned.
“We’re sincerely grateful, and we hope that his creativity will proceed to function inspiration and steering to the individuals on this business that he was so obsessed with.”
The assertion says the sons and their mom will quickly announce particulars of a commemorative occasion to honour Vallée’s life and craft.
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