Kevin Tierney

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Tierney in October 2008

Kevin Tierney (August 27, 1950 – May 12, 2018) was an Irish-Canadian movie producer and screenwriter. He co-wrote and produced the most popular Canadian movies at the Canadian box-office, Bon Cop, Bad Cop, for which he earned a Genie Award for Best Motion Picture in 2007.[1] He was a former Vice-Chair of the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television and former Chair of the Board of Cinémathèque québécoise’s Board of Directors.

Tierney has also produced other titles including Varian's War, One Dead Indian, Good Neighbours and Twist.

Tierney died in Montreal, Quebec on May 12, 2018 of cancer at the age of 67.[2]

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  1. Brownstein, Bill (April 23, 2018). "Brownstein: Montreal filmmaker Kevin Tierney to face the ultimate fire". Montreal Gazette. Archived from the original on May 12, 2018. Retrieved May 12, 2018.
  2. "Kevin Tierney, producer of Bon Cop, Bad Cop, dead at 67". CBC News. May 12, 2018. Archived from the original on May 12, 2018. Retrieved May 12, 2018.

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