Lamar Trotti

Name:
Lamar Trotti
Role:
Assistant to Colonel Jason S. Joy
Born:
1900
Died:
1952

About

Assistant to Colonel Jason S. Joy in the AMPP Studio Relations Committee, and then assistant to Joy as a Fox Studio executive after 1932. Early career as a reporter and editor in Atlanta, Georgia, then recruited to the MPPDA by Joy. He worked for several years in the Department of Public Relations as editor of the MPPDA’s publication, The Motion Picture Monthly, and as a writer of articles and speeches for use by the MPPDA.  Joy took him to Hollywood in 1927, where he worked on the SRC staff, before leaving with Joy for Fox in 1932.  He subsequently went on to a long career as a scriptwriter and producer at Twentieth century-Fox.

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