Henry Bromell, Veteran Television Producer, Dies at 66

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Henry Bromell, a veteran writer/producer who has been with Homeland since that Showtime hit's beginning, passed away today after suffering a heart attack. He was 66.

Bromwell won a Humanitas Prize for his work on I'll Fly Away and his impressive resume also includes Northern Exposure, Homicide: Life On The Street, Chicago Hope and Rubicon and Carnivale.

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“We were lucky to work with Henry on and off for the past 18 years,” 20th Century Fox TV/Fox 21 said in a statement. “He was a supremely talented writer and as kind and warm a person as you could ever meet. He will be deeply missed at the studio and on Homeland. Our hearts and prayers go out to his wife and children.”

The producer is survived by his wife, Sarah, and two sons.

Deadline first reported Bromwell's passing and our thoughts go out to his loved ones.

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