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Russ Heath (1926–2018)


Russ Heath was born on September 29, 1926 in New York City, New York, USA as Jr. Russell DeHart Heath. He is known for his work on Starchaser: The Legend of Orin (1985), G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero (1983) and RoboCop (1988). He was married to Joyce E. Rupp. He died on August 23, 2018 in Long Beach, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Starchaser: The Legend of Orin
Starchaser: The Legend of Orin Animation Department
(1985)
G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero
G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero Animation Department
(1983)
RoboCop
RoboCop Animation Department
(1988)
G.I. Joe
G.I. Joe Animation Department
(1985-1986)

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 2000 The Accuser (TV Series) (character designer)
 1990-1991 G.I. Joe (TV Series) (character designer - 19 episodes)
- Stuck on You (1991) ... (character designer)
- BIOK (1991) ... (character designer)
- The Mind Mangler (1990) ... (character designer)
- D-Day at Alcatraz: Part 2 (1990) ... (character designer)
- D-Day at Alcatraz: Part 1 (1990) ... (character designer)
 1989 Pryde of the X-Men (TV Short) (models)
 1989 The Karate Kid (TV Series) (character design supervisor - 13 episodes)
- A Little World of His Own (1989) ... (character design supervisor)
- The Gray Ghosts (1989) ... (character design supervisor)
- The Hunt (1989) ... (character design supervisor)
- East Meets West (1989) ... (character design supervisor)
- Walkabout (1989) ... (character design supervisor)
 1988 RoboCop (TV Series) (model designer - 1 episode)
- Crime Wave (1988) ... (model designer)
 1987 G.I. Joe: The Movie (Video) (character designer)
 1985-1986 G.I. Joe (TV Series) (model designer - 85 episodes)
- Into Your Tent I Will Silently Creep (1986) ... (model designer)
- In the Presence of Mine Enemies (1986) ... (model designer)
- Sins of Our Fathers (1986) ... (model designer)
- Not a Ghost of a Chance (1986) ... (model designer)
- Joe's Night Out (1986) ... (model designer)
 1985 Starchaser: The Legend of Orin (layout artist - as Russell Heath)
 1983 G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero (TV Mini-Series) (model designer)
 1981 Blackstar (TV Series) (layout artist - 13 episodes)
- The Zombie Masters (1981) ... (layout artist)
- The Crown of the Sorceress (1981) ... (layout artist)
- The Overlord's Big Spell (1981) ... (layout artist)
- The Air Whales of Anchar (1981) ... (layout artist)
- Tree of Evil (1981) ... (layout artist)
 1981 The Kid Super Power Hour with Shazam! (TV Series) (layout artist - 1981)
 1981 American Pop (background assistant)
 1980 The Tarzan/Lone Ranger/Zorro Adventure Hour (TV Series) (layout artist - as Russell Heath, 1980)
 1980 ABC Weekend Specials (TV Series) (layout artist - 1 episode)
- The Puppy's Amazing Rescue (1980) ... (layout artist - as Russell Heath)
 1979 Godzilla (TV Series) (layout artist - 6 episodes)
- The Deadly Asteroid (1979) ... (layout artist)
- The Macro-Beasts (1979) ... (layout artist)
- Moonlode (1979) ... (layout artist)
- Pacific Peril (1979) ... (layout artist)
- The Cyborg Whale (1979) ... (layout artist)
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Alternate Names:

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Trivia:

Some of his comics drawings inspired paintings by Roy Lichtenstein.

Star Sign:

Libra

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