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Renowned special effects artist Grant McCune has died from cancer, aged 67. The artist passed away at his home in California on Monday after a long battle with pancreatic cancer, reports WENN. McCune was one of the men behind the shark model created for Jaws in 1975 before working on the original 1977 Star Wars movie, which won him the Academy Award for 'Best Effects, Visual Effects'. He would gain another Oscar (more) »

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