In 1963 the animation process he used for The 3 Worlds of Gulliver
(1960) was used in the pilot for a proposed adventure series titled "Gulliver".
8 Biographical Movies |
4 Print Biographies |
11 Interviews |
14 Articles |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
Raymond Harryhausen | Jerome Wray
6' 1" (1.85 m)
Did You Know?
There's a strange quality in stop-motion photography, like in King Kong
(1933), that adds to the fantasy. If you make things too real, sometimes you bring it down to the mundane.
His wife, Diana Livingstone Bruce, was a descendant of Scottish explorer David Livingstone. Of the marriage, Ray Bradbury
--a friend for more than 50 years--commented, "He found just the right woman at just the right time, and it worked out terrifically".
Famous for his imaginative stop-motion special effects which are showcased in fantasy films depicting Greek Mythological and Arabian Nights stories.