• Richard Williams Dies: Animator For ‘Who Framed Roger Rabbit' Was 86

    1 month ago - By Deadline

    Richard Williams, an Academy Award-winning animator best known for his work on Who Framed Roger Rabbit, has died. He passed at his home in Bristol, UK on Friday at age 86. A triple Oscar and triple BAFTA winner, Williams also did two of the Pink Panther films and Casino Royale. His first film, The Little...
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  • Richard Williams, Animator and Roger Rabbit Creator, Dies at 86

    1 month ago - By The Wrap

    Richard Williams, an Oscar-winning animator best known for creating Roger Rabbit, died on Friday. He was 86.
    His family announced that he passed away in his Bristol, U.K. home, according to The Guardian .
    Williams was born in Toronto and moved to the U.K. in the 1950s, won three Oscars and three BAFTAs. He is most notable for his work as the animation director on Robert Zemeckis' 1988 film “Who Framed Roger Rabbit?” which starred Bob Hoskins and Christopher Lloyd.
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    The film is considered landmark achievement...
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