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Perry Moore, Gay Film Exec Behind Narnia Found Dead At Home In Apparent Overdose

Perry Moore, the executive producer of The Chronicles of Narnia, and the author of gay superhero book Hero, was pronounced dead after his body was found unconscious in his New York City apartment. He was 39. Moore, who wrote Hero after seeing Marvel kill off the gay character Northstar in 2005, reportedly died of a OxyContin overdose. Narnia, with total receipts of $1.5 billion, is ranked the 16th highest-grossing film series ever. Moore was found by his partner Hunter Hill in their bathroom.