Who is michel stone the transporter 2 is dedicated to him

The film "Transporter 2" (2005) was dedicated to the memory of Michael Stone. He was born April 4, 1949 in Brooklyn, New York and passed away on July 29, 2005 at the age of 56 in Ventura County, California.

He was the director of photography for the film, and died in a car accident. He worked behind the cameras of 71 other films and TV series.

The first movie on which he worked was "Cinderella" (1977), he was the second assistant cameraman. Some other notable movies he did include:

  • The Warriors (1979)
    The Cotton Club (1984)
    Fatal Attraction (1987)
    Groundhog Day (1993)
    Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003)
    The Dukes of Hazzard (2005)

Speaking of dedications, Nuri Bilge Ceylan says he dedicated the Palme d’Or he recently won at the 67th annual Cannes Film Festival for his film, Winter Sleep, to all of Turkey's young people and to those who lost their lives over the last year. Get the whole scoop from Variety.com.

Updated on Tuesday, June 10 2014 at 04:20PM EDT