Buck Henry, screenwriter and actor, 1930-2020.
  Buck Henry, the legendary screenwriter, has died. With Mel Brooks, he co-created Get Smart (1965-1970). He adapted the screenplay for The Graduate (1967), and wrote:
  • The Owl and the Pussycat
  • What's Up, Doc?
  • The Day of the Dolphin
  • To Die For
He hosted Saturday Night Live 10 times. He acted in more than 40 films. He played himself pitching a movie in The Player. He directed films and TV shows. Twitter has been flooded with tributes, including this one, which had me laughing for five minutes: blank Rest in peace, brother. You shall be missed.