Searching for Sugar Man Director Malik Bendjelloul Takes Own Life
The AP reports that the death of Malik Bendjelloul has been ruled a suicide. The filmmaker, who won an Oscar for the brilliant Searching for Sugar Man, was found dead earlier today. His heartbroken brother confirmed that he took his own life at 36 years old.
Bendjelloul’s brother said the director had been suffering with depression for quite some time. [AP]