epa04496471 (FILE) A file picture dated 05 June 2005 shows US director Mike Nichols arriving for the 59th Annual Tony Awards Ceremony at Radio City Music Hall in New York, New York, USA. Mike Nichols, Oscar-winning director known for his extensive theater and film career, died late 19 November 2014, aged 83, according to reports. He was best known for his work on The Graduate, Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? and Charlie Wilson’s War. EPA/PETER FOLEY