Tom and Jerry, Popeye creator Gene Deitch dies at 95

Gene Deitch, an American Oscar-winning illustrator, animator, film director, and producer has died. He was 95. His Czech publisher, Petr Himmel, told The Associated Press Deitch died unexpectedly during the night from Thursday to Friday in his apartment in Prague’s Little Quarter neighborhood. No further details were given. Deitch’s movie “Munro” won the Academy Award […]