Robert Chartoff, who shared an Oscar
with partner Irwin Winkler toproduce "Rocky,”
and was Oscar-nommed for Martin Scorsese’s "Raging Bull” and Philip
Kaufman’s "The Right Stuff,” died Wednesday in Santa Monica. He was 81 and had
been battling pancreatic cancer.
had a producing credit on the Rocky movie "Creed” that is in post-production as
well as the Sylvester Stallone film "Scarpa,” and also worked recently on
"Ender’s Game” in 2013.