Buffy and That 70s Show producer and writer Rob DesHotel dies, aged 52

Hollywood writer and producer Rob DesHotel has died.

The 52-year-old died suddenly yesterday of a suspected heart attack, Deadline reported.

The writer started his career on NBC’s Hope and Gloria, before going to work on Joss Whedon’s Buff the Vampire Slayer as story editor before a promotion.

He then went on to work on That 70s Show, moving up to executive producer before moving onto a variety of shows including Miek and Molly and the new series starring Matt Le Blanc, Man with a Plan.

He has also worked on True Blood and I Hate My Teenage Daughter.

Buffy and That 70s Show producer and writer Rob DesHotel dies, aged 52

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