STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 36,641 this week

Derek Meddings (1931–1995)


Derek Meddings was born on January 15, 1931 in Pancras, London, England. He is known for his work on Superman (1978), Moonraker (1979) and GoldenEye (1995). He was married to Alexe A. Inglis and Anne S. Dodge. He died on September 10, 1995 in London. See full bio »

Newcomer Viveik Kalra Shares His Fave Movie Picks

Blinded by the Light star Viveik Kalra reveals who he'd like to share a slow dance with on screen.

Watch now

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 4 people
created 30 Mar 2018
 
a list of 6783 people
created 04 Feb 2016
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Derek Meddings's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 3 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Superman Visual Effects
(1978)
Moonraker Visual Effects
(1979)
GoldenEye Visual Effects
(1995)
Batman Visual Effects
(1989)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Special effects (20 credits)
 2015 Thunderbirds (TV Series) (special effects - 2015)
 1993 Germinal (special effects coordinator)
 1991 Hudson Hawk (special effects supervisor)
 1988 High Spirits (special effects unit director)
 1988 Apprentice to Murder (special effects)
 1987 Mio in the Land of Faraway (special effects)
 1983 Banzaï (special effects cameraman) / (special effects supervisor)
 1981 Invaders from the Deep (director of special effects)
 1976 Aces High (special effects)
 1974 Invasion: UFO (special effects coordinator)
 1974 The Land That Time Forgot (special effects supervisor)
 1974 Doctor Who (TV Series) (special effects - 1 episode)
- Invasion of the Dinosaurs: Part One (1974) ... (special effects - uncredited)
 1973 Live and Let Die (special effects)
  UFO (TV Series) (special effects - 21 episodes, 1970 - 1973) (special effects director - 5 episodes, 1970 - 1971)
- The Long Sleep (1973) ... (special effects)
- The Responsibility Seat (1971) ... (special effects)
- Reflections in the Water (1971) ... (special effects)
- The Sound of Silence (1971) ... (special effects) / (special effects director)
- Confetti Check A-O.K. (1971) ... (special effects)
 1972 Fear Is the Key (special effects)
 1972 Z.P.G. (special effects)
  Thunderbirds (TV Series) (supervising special effects director - 31 episodes, 1965 - 1966) (special effects director - 1 episode, 1965)
- Give or Take a Million (1966) ... (supervising special effects director)
- Ricochet (1966) ... (supervising special effects director)
- Lord Parker's 'Oliday (1966) ... (supervising special effects director)
- Alias Mr. Hackenbacker (1966) ... (supervising special effects director)
- Path of Destruction (1966) ... (supervising special effects director)
 1964-1965 Stingray (TV Series) (special effects director - 39 episodes)
- Aquanaut of the Year (1965) ... (special effects director)
- Marineville Traitor (1965) ... (special effects director)
- Hostages of the Deep (1965) ... (special effects director)
- The Golden Sea (1965) ... (special effects director)
- The Master Plan (1965) ... (special effects director)
 1962-1963 Fireball XL5 (TV Series) (special effects - 6 episodes)
- Space Magnet (1963) ... (special effects)
- Hypnotic Sphere (1963) ... (special effects)
- The Fire Fighters (1963) ... (special effects)
- Planet of Platonia (1963) ... (special effects)
- The Doomed Planet (1962) ... (special effects)
 1961 Supercar (TV Series) (special effects)
Show Show Visual effects (26 credits)
Show Show Actor (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (12 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (11 credits)
Edit

Personal Details

Height:

5' 10½" (1.79 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Star Sign:

Capricorn

Contribute to This Page

Stream Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial

Free Movies and TV Shows to Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse all our free movies and TV series



Recently Viewed