** ADDS PHOTOGRAPHER'S NAME ** FILE - In this 1990 file photo released by Orion Pictures Corp., American film director Irvin Kershner is seen during the making of "Robocop II." The agent for Kershner ... more 
** ADDS PHOTOGRAPHER'S NAME ** FILE - In this 1990 file photo released by Orion Pictures Corp., American film director Irvin Kershner is seen during the making of "Robocop II." The agent for Kershner says the director of the "Star Wars" sequel "The Empire Strikes Back" has died at age 87. Agent Derek Maki says in an e-mail to The Associated Press on Monday, Nov. 29, 2010, that Kershner died during the weekend, but no further details are available. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Orion Pictures Corp., Deana Newcomb, File
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