David Brown, Oscar-nominated producer, dies

FILE - In this April 25, 1997 file photo, Helen Gurley-Brown, editor-in-cheif of the Cosmopolitan International Editions, prepares for a photo session with her husband Hollywood film producer David Brown Friday,at a hotel in suburban Makati City. Film and theater producer David Brown died Monday, Feb. 1, 2010 at his Manhattan home. He was 93. (AP Photo/Pat Roque, File) (AP)

February 2, 2010 7:18:01 AM PST
David Brown, a film and theater producer who helped bring to the screen two of the 1970s' biggest hits, "Jaws" and "The Sting," has died. He was 93.