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Paul Apted, Sound Editor for ‘Fault in Our Stars,’ Dead at 47

Apted died from complications of colon cancer

Paul Apted, who worked as a sound editor on a string of films including “The Fault in Our Stars,” has died from complications of colon cancer, a close family friend confirmed to TheWrap.

Born on Feb. 9, 1967, in Manchester, England, Apted was the son of director Michael Apted.

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The sound editor’s recent film credits included “Prisoners” (2013),  “A Good Day to Die Hard” (2013) and “The Wolverine” (2013), according to his IMDB page.

He also worked with his father on “Nell” (1994) and “The Chronicles of Narnia: Voyage of the Dawn Treader” (2010).

Paul Apted died Friday in Los Angeles, and is survived by his wife Gemma, son Thomas and daughter Rose.

A memorial will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Sunday, Jul. 13 at Mount Sinai Hollywood Hills — Tanach Chapel.

Paul Apted was 47.

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