The Basketball Diaries Director Scott Kalvert, who discovered Mark Walhberg and put Leonardo DiCaprio in his first major film, has died, RumorFix has confirmed.
The director, who is survived by his wife Sonia and daughters Madison and Tyler, died Wednesday morning. The director of Dueces Wild was also an accomplished music video director including some iconic videos:
Good Vibrations by Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch
Parents Just Don’t Understand by J Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince
I Drove All Night by Cindi Lauper
I’m That Type Of Guy By LL Cool J
Shoop by Salt ‘n’ Pepa
The Los Angeles Coroner’s Office tells RumorFix exclusively, he was found in his home on Wednesday and his death is being investigated as a suicide. He was 49.