dino de laurentiis giada gi 500 Dino De Laurentiis, filmmaker and Giada De Laurentiis' grandfather, dies at 91Legendary film producer Dino De Laurentiis, who has more than 500 films on his resume, has died. He was 91.

His daughter, Raffaella, released a statement, confirming: “Dino De Laurentiis, patriarch of the De Laurentiis family, Academy Award-winning producer and film legend, died on Wednesday, November 10, 2010 at 10PM (PST) at his home in Beverly Hills, California surrounded by family. He was 91.”

]]>Giada De Laurentiis. Dino later married Martha Schumacher and had two daughters. “My grandfather was a true inspiration,” says Giada De Laurentiis in a statement. “He was my biggest champion in life and a constant source for wisdom and advice. I will miss him dearly.” Follow Zap2it and Zap2itHanh on Twitter and Zap2it on Facebook for the latest movies, TV and celeb news. Photo credit: Getty Images