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William Ware Theiss (1931–1992)

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Had a reputation for being eccentric to the point of rudeness. He was extremely private, of solitary disposition, and also a perfectionist, relentlessly driving those working under him. His motto was, first and foremost: "Stop when all work is done - and not before.". See more trivia »

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Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »

Known For

Star Trek: The Next Generation
(1987-1993)
Harold and Maude
Harold and Maude Costume Designer
(1971)
The Pink Panther
The Pink Panther Costume and Wardrobe Department
(1963)
Star Trek
Star Trek Costume Designer
(1966-1969)

Filmography

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 2016 Star Trek New Voyages: Phase II (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2014 Prelude to Axanar (Short)
 1987-1993 Star Trek: The Next Generation (TV Series) (151 episodes)
- Descent (1993) ... (original costumes)
- Timescape (1993) ... (original costumes)
- Second Chances (1993) ... (original costumes)
- Rightful Heir (1993) ... (original costumes)
- Suspicions (1993) ... (original costumes)
 1991 Mrs. Lambert Remembers Love (TV Movie) (as Bill Theiss)
 1986 The Ellen Burstyn Show (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Pilot (1986)
 1985 Summer's End (Short)
 1984 Kidco
 1980 Mr. Patman (as William Theiss)
 1979 Butch and Sundance: The Early Days (as William Theiss)
 1978 Goin' South
 1978 Who'll Stop the Rain (as William Theiss)
 1977 Pete's Dragon (uncredited)
 1976 Bound for Glory (as William Theiss)
 1974 Planet Earth (TV Movie)
 1973 Genesis II (TV Movie)
 1971 Harold and Maude (as William Theiss)
 1966-1969 Star Trek (TV Series) (79 episodes)
- The Way to Eden (1969)
 1960 Spartacus (uncredited)
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Best known as the designer of all the costumes worn in Star Trek (1966), including the uniforms. See more »

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Scorpio

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