Joseph Stefano RIP

Joseph Stefano, the man who wrote the screenplay for the Hitchcock classic Psycho, has passed away. This report from the AP:

Joseph Stefano, who wrote the screenplay for Alfred Hitchcock’s “Psycho” and was co-creator of television’s science fiction anthology series “The Outer Limits,” has died. He was 84.

Stefano died Aug. 25 at Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center, funeral director Elaine Munoz said. The cause of death wasn’t disclosed.

> IMDB entry for Joseph Stefano
> Wikipedia entry for Stefano
> Interview about Psycho with Steve Biodrowski