Director Blake Edwards -- Dead at 88

12/16/2010 5:45 AM PST

Blake Edwards' Death -- Dead at 88

Film director Blake Edwards died Wednesday from complications of pneumonia at the age of 88.

Blake Edwards -- who was married to legendary actress Julie Andrews -- is famous for directing movies like "Breakfast at Tiffany's," "Victor/Victoria" and the classic "Pink Panther" film series.

In 2004, Blake received an honorary Oscar for his extraordinary body of work.

At the time of death, Edwards' wife and children were at his bedside in Santa Monica.