Richard Williams, the Canadian-born animator whose intricate, playful work contains Who Framed Roger Rabbit and two Pink Panther film title sequences, has died, as per The Hollywood Reporter. He was 86.
After making an award-winning quick movie known as The Little Island in 1958, Williams lent his companies to main motion pictures and purchasers. Among his first big-time jobs was designing the frilly, curvy opening credit score sequence to 1965’s What’s New, Pussycat?
He additionally did credit for the movie model of A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, the 1967 Bond spoof Casino Royale, and, later, each The Return of the Pink Panther and The Pink Panther Strikes Again. The latter is the franchise’s most formidable credit score sequence, with the eponymous feline stitched into parody variations of The Sound of Music, Singin’ within the Rain, and King Kong.
Williams is finest identified for serving because the animation director on Roger Rabbit, designing not solely the title character but in addition Baby Herman and Jessica Rabbit, on prime of overseeing the untold variety of basic animated characters squeezed into the 1988 basic.
In between gigs, Williams labored on his personal pet tasks. He received an Oscar for the 1971 animated model of A Christmas Carol, and helmed the 1977 characteristic Raggedy Ann & Andy: A Musical Adventure.
AMC Entertainment CEO Adam Aron Gets $3.75 Million Bonus for
How Robin Wright Began ‘Compiling Confidence’ to Direct
HFPA Says It Will Address Lack of Black Members at 2021
Grating Cat-and-Mouse Comedy Puts the ‘Ow’ in ‘Meow’
Cinemark Lost Nearly $240 Million in Final Quarter of 2020
‘Sabaya’ Director Says Syria Shoot So Dangerous He Did It So
29 Sundance Portraits, From Robin Wright to Vanessa Kirby
The Night House (2020) R | 1h 48min | Horror, Thriller | 16 July 2021 (USA)
Oscar Short Entries Who Took On Racist Cops, Rape Culture
‘A Glitch within the Matrix’ Director on Why Questioning Reality
Celebrities6 years ago
Chantel Jeffries In A Thong Bikini At The Beach In Miami
Movies News5 years ago
Aubrey O'Day Reveals Pauly D Has His Penis Pierced: ''We've Been Having Rea…
Celebrities4 years ago
TV Query: Can ‘Lucifer’s’ Tom Ellis play the piano in real life?
Celebrities5 years ago
‘Are You the One?’ cast can win using basic logic: Season 4’s perfect matches are …