Walter Seltzer

The former Hollywood press agent made a successful leap to producing. Seltzer led successful ad campaigns for 1935's "Mutiny on the Bounty" and 1955's "Marty" and later helped Charlton Heston make "Soylent Green" and "The Omega Man." In retirement he was a tenacious fundraiser for the Motion Picture and Television Fund. Above, he receives the Fund's Silver Medallion from actors Burt Lancaster, left, and Kirk Douglas. He was 96. Full obituary Notable film and television deaths of 2010
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