48-year-old Don Payne, best known for his work as a writer and producer on The Simpsons, died from bone cancer last Tuesday at his home in LA. Payne also wrote the screenplay for Thor, My Super Ex-Girlfriend, and Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer. He won four Emmys for his work on The Simpsons. He also won an award from the WGA for his work.
Our condolences to his family and friends.
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