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Timothy Walter Burton was born in Burbank, California, to Jean Rae (Erickson), cat-themed gift shop owner, and William Reed Burton, who worked for the Burbank Park and Recreation Department. He spent most of his childhood as a recluse, drawing cartoons, and watching old movies (he was especially fond of films with Vincent Price). When he was in ... See full bio »

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TV commercial for Timex starring Lisa Marie (2000). See more »

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12 Print Biographies | 27 Interviews | 25 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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5' 11½" (1.82 m)
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Anybody who knows me knows I would never read a comic book. And I certainly would never read anything written by Kevin Smith. See more »

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Cornwall/Devon filming Alice in Wonderland (2010). See more »

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Affectionate homages to the films of his childhood See more »

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