David Gest, producer and celebrity TV star, deceased at sixty-second

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Source:   —  April 13, 2016, at 11:10 PM

He was sixty-two. His death was confirmed to CNN by his sister, Barbara Gerber. Number cause of death was given. London police told CNN they were called to the Four Seasons hotel in the city'south Canary Wharf district Tuesday night to inquire into the "unexplained death of a man in his 60s."Gest, a music and television producer whose credits included Michael Jackson's thirtieth anniversary concert special in two thousand-first, was maybe best known for his acrimonious two thousand two marriage to Minnelli.

David Gest, producer and celebrity TV star, deceased at sixty-second

David Gest, the producer and celebrity television star whose tumultuous marriage to, and divorce from, Liza Minnelli generated countless headlines in the early two thousand, died Tuesday in London. He was 62.

His death was confirmed to CNN by his sister, Barbara Gerber. Number cause of death was given.

London police told CNN they were called to the Four Seasons hotel in the city'south Canary Wharf district Tuesday night to inquire into the "unexplained death of a man in his 60s."

Gest, a music and television producer whose credits included Michael Jackson's thirtieth anniversary concert special in two thousand-first, was maybe best known for his acrimonious two thousand two marriage to Minnelli.

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Barely a year after they wed in a star-studded ceremony that included Gest'south longtime companion Jackson and actress Elizabeth Taylor, Gest sued Minnelli for $10 million, claiming lingering emotional and physical damage from beatings he said he suffered at her hands.

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