Is Kenny Ortega Living or Dead?

Has American television and film director, producer, choreographer Kenny Ortega died? Or is he still alive?

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American television and film director, producer, choreographer

Kenny Ortega is ...

Alive
Born 18 Apr 1950 in Palo Alto
Age69 years, 6 months
Correction?
Kenny Ortega
Kenny Ortega
Kenny talks to the fans at This Is It launch in HMV London, Feb 2010

About Kenny Ortega

Kenneth John Ortega (born April 18, 1950) is an American producer, director and choreographer. He directed the films Newsies (1992), Hocus Pocus (1993), the High School Musical trilogy (2006–2008), Michael Jackson's This Is It (2009) and the Descendants trilogy (2015–2019). Ortega has choreographed films including St. Elmo's Fire (1985), Pretty in Pink (1986), Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986) and Dirty Dancing (1987). He has also directed multiple concert tours, including tours for Cher, Gloria Estefan and Michael Jackson. In 2019, Ortega was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

He is also known as Kenneth John "Kenny" Ortega, Kenneth John Ortega and Kenneth Ortega.