By Will Dunham
Hiller is made it by his daughter, Erica Hiller Carpenter, his boy, Henryk, and five grandchildren. Gwen Hiller, his wife of 68 years, died in June. (Confirming by Piya Sinha-Roy editing by Bill Trott and Diane Craft)
When Hiller received a unique humanitarian award in the Oscars ceremony in March 2002, it had been MacGraw and O#8217;Neal who presented it. #8220;Thanks, Mama. Thanks, Papa. It feels humbling to get a humanitarian award for doing what my parents introduced me as much as do,#8221; Hiller told the crowd.
#8220;I had been part of the Board throughout his presidency and lucky enough to witness firsthand his persistence for the Academy and the long term desire for visual storytelling,#8221; Boone Isaacs stated.