Film Producer, Andy Vajna, an Hungarian-American, dead at age 74

Film Producer, Andy Vajna, an Hungarian-American, dead at age 74

Jan. 20, 2019 – Andy Vajna has died at the age of 74. Vajna is an Hungarian-American film producer according to the National Film Fund.

The popular movies of “Rambo” starring Sylvester Stallone was produced by Vajna.

“Evita” starring Madonna was also produced by Vajna.

Vajna was born August 1, 1944 in Budapest and escaped Hungary in 1956.

Winner of multiple top prizes at international film festivals is noted as important accomplishments of Vajna.

Vajna had served as a commissioner in Orban’s government charging him with developing Hungary’s movie industry.

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