Boris Gorelick (1912-1984) was a Russian-born American background artist. He worked for seven Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies cartoons. He also worked for Format Films, Filmation Associates, and Fine Arts Films. In the Peanuts cartoon studio, he worked in a background artist along with Dean Spille and Ellie Bogardus in the motion picture called Race for Your Life, Charlie Brown in 1977. In Fine Arts Films, he worked as a background artist for Stanley, The Ugly Duckling in 1981. His last project as a background artist was the 1987 movie The Brave Little Toaster.