sad news http://www.newser.com/story/148963/nora-ephron-seriously-ill.html Newser) â€“ Filmmaker and writer Nora Ephron has died of cancer at age 71, reports TMZ. Ephron wrote the screenplays for Sleepless in Seattle and When Harry Met Sally and earned three Oscar nominations. She had "emerged over the past four decades as one of America's warmest and most acute chroniclers of contemporary culture," says the Washington Post. Other big titles include Silkwood, You've Got Mail, and Julie and Julia. Her most recent work is the Broadway play Lucky Guy. [TABLE] [TR] [TD][/TD] [/TR] [/TABLE] In this Nov. 3, 2010, photo, author and filmmaker Nora Ephron poses for a photo at her home in New York. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) [TABLE] [TR] [TD][/TD] [/TR] [/TABLE] This 1978 file photo shows screenwriter Nora Ephron with her then-husband, journalist and author Carl Bernstein in New York. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, file) View larger images >> (1 of 2) Â« Prev | Next Â» Slideshow CLICK BELOW TO VOTE 2% 0% 96% 2% 0% 0% To report an error on this story, notify our editors.