Updated: Thursday, 16 Dec 2010, 1:42 PM PST
Published : Thursday, 16 Dec 2010, 11:55 AM PST
Posted by: Tony Spearman / myFOXla.com
Santa Monica - Memorial services were pending today for veteran writer-director Blake Edwards, who helmed films such as "Breakfast at Tiffany's," "10" and the "Pink Panther" series.
Edwards, 88, died around 10:30 p.m. Wednesday from complications of pneumonia at St. John's Hospital in Santa Monica, according to publicist Gene Schwam. He had been hospitalized for almost two weeks, and his wife of 41 years, actress Julie Andrews, was at his side, along with other relatives.