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Robert Shepherd is known for his work on Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977), Ghosts of Mars (2001) and Spaceballs (1987). See full bio »

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Ghosts of Mars
Ghosts of Mars Visual Effects
Spaceballs Visual Effects
Never Say Never Again
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 2001 Ghosts of Mars (visual effects executive producer: The Chandler Group - as Bob Shepherd)
 2000 The Extreme Adventures of Super Dave (Video) (visual effects photography producer: The Chandler Group - as Bob Shepherd)
 1993 Look Who's Talking Now (associate producer: SPI - as Bob Shepherd)
 1991 Rock-A-Doodle (executive producer: Apogee Productions)
 1990 Ghost Dad (executive producer: Apogee Productions)
 1989 Grave Secrets (vice president of production: Apogee Productions, Inc. - as Bob Shepherd)
 1988 My Stepmother Is an Alien (executive in charge of production: Apogee - as Bob Shepard)
 1988 The Unholy (special visual effects producer: Apogee - uncredited)
 1987 Spaceballs (executive in charge of production: Apogee, Inc.)
 1985 Lifeforce (producer: visual effects)
 1983 Never Say Never Again (optical special effects production supervisor - as Robert R. Shepherd)
 1983 Starflight: The Plane That Couldn't Land (TV Movie) (producer: special visual effects)
 1982 Firefox (supervisor: special visual effects)
 1980 Caddyshack (effects production supervisor)
 1979 Star Trek: The Motion Picture (photographic effects project manager: Apogee, Inc.)
 1979 Avalanche Express (effects production manager: Apogee)
 1978 Battlestar Galactica (production supervisor: miniature and optical effects unit)
 1977 Close Encounters of the Third Kind (project manager: effects unit)
 1977 Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (production manager: miniature and optical effects unit - as Bob Shepherd)
 1973 The Borrowers (TV Movie) (art director: miniatures)
 1972 Silent Running (special designs - as Bob Shepherd)
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Alternate Names:

Bob Shepard | Bob Shepherd | Robert R. Shepherd

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