OBIT |'Bon Cop, Bad Cop' producer Kevin Tierney dead at 67
The Montreal producer behind the hit bilingual film ``Bon Cop, Bad Cop'' has died at the age of 67.
Kevin Tierney's son announced his father's death on social media.
Tierney produced a number of films including the box-office hit film ``Bon Cop, Bad Cop,'' which he also co-wrote and which earned a Genie Award for best motion picture in 2007.
He served as vice-chair of cinema for the Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television, and was given a producer's award from the Canadian Film and Television Production Association in 2009.
In 2009, he produced the well-received film ``The Trotsky,'' which was directed by his filmmaker son Jacob.
Jacob Tierney says on Twitter that his father died early Saturday morning surrounded by family.
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