Screenwriter, Journalist and Author, Aaron Latham, passed away at 78

Screenwriter, Journalist and Author, Aaron Latham, passed away at 78

Screenwriter, journalist, and author Aaron Latham passed away on July 23 in Pennsylvania from symptoms of Parkinson’s disease. His Esquire magazine article served as the inspiration for the 1980 hit film “Urban Cowboy.” He was 78.

Author Aaron Latham, whose Texas Monthly article served as the basis for “Urban Cowboy,” dies at 78

Screenwriter, journalist, and author Aaron Latham passed away on July 23 in Pennsylvania from complications related to Parkinson’s disease. His piece from Texas Monthly served as the inspiration for the 1980 hit film “Urban Cowboy.” He was 78. Lesley Stahl, a correspondent for “60 Minutes,” was married to Latham.

He passed away at Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, in the hospital. Taylor Stahl Latham, a producer for the Apple TV+ drama “Servant,” and Stahl were at his side when he passed away. According to Stahl, who noted that he started off to a solid start as a writer at The Washington Post and went on to even greater accomplishments, “He loved being two things: He loved being a writer and he loved being a father.”

Aaron Latham Age, Family, Early Life

Aaron Latham was born On October 3, 1943(78 years old). He holds an American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. His Zodiac sign is Libra.

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The parents of Aaron Latham were Cecil Clyde Latham and Annie Launa (Cozby).

Aaron Latham Wife, What about his Children?

Lesley Stahl, a correspondent for “60 Minutes,” was married to Aaron Latham. The couple’s daughter’s name is Stahl.

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Aaron Latham’s Career, What was his profession?

The article that served as the basis for the film Urban Cowboy was written by American journalist Aaron Latham, who also collaborated on the script with director James Bridges. The book for the brief Broadway musical adaptation from 2003 was co-written by him as well.

Regular contributors to Rolling Stone, Esquire, Talk, and The New York Times included Latham. In addition to a few novels, Latham also co-wrote the screenplays for Perfect (again with Bridges), The Program, and another movie that was influenced by his writing.

According to Stahl, who noted that he started off to a solid start as a writer at The Washington Post and went on to even greater accomplishments, “He loved being two things: He loved being a writer and he loved being a father.”

How much is Aaron Latham Net Worth?

Aaron Latham’s net worth has not yet been investigated in detail.

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Which school and college did he go to?

So yet, There are no available details regarding Aaron Latham’s educational background.

Is he available on any kind of social media platform?

Latham is active on Facebook.

Physical Appearance of Aaron Latham’s Height, Weight

HeightNot Available
Hair colorWhite
Eye colorBlack
WeightNot Available
Body typeFit
Sexual orientationStraight

Interesting facts about Aaron Latham’s should be known

NationalityAmerican
EthnicityWhite
Zodiac signLibra
Relationship Statusmarried

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