Director Tony Scott Commits Suicide

By August 19, 2012

Sad news from Los Angeles as TMZ reports famed director Tony Scott jumped off of the Vincent Thomas Bridge in Los Angeles Sunday August 19th, and fell to his death.

Tony Scott is the 68-year-old brother of Ridley Scott, and the director of films like “Top Gun,” “Beverly Hills Cop II,” and “Enemy of the State,” amongst others.

According to the Coroner, Tony jumped from the Vincent Thomas Bridge which spans between San Pedro and Terminal Island near the Port of Los Angeles.

They found a suicide note inside Scott’s Toyota Prius. The Prius was parked on one of the eastbound lanes of Thomas Bridge.

Sonar equipment was used to find Scott’s body in the murky water under the bridge.

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