British filmmaker Alan Parker, whose movies included “Bugsy Malone,” “Midnight Express” and “Evita,” has died at 76. A statement from the director's family says Parker died Friday in London after a long illness. RIP Naya Rivera: Chris Colfer Pens Heartfelt Note for Glee Co-star

Parker was one of Britain's most successful directors, whose diverse body of work includes “Fame,” Mississippi Burning, “The Commitments and “Angela's Ashes.” Pregnant Katy Perry Steps Out for Her Errands Trip and Her Colourful Midi Dress Has Our Attention (View Pics)

Together his movies won 10 Academy Awards at 19 British Academy Film Awards.