No photo available. Represent Harry Oakes? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 630,137 this week

Harry Oakes (I) (1921–2012)

After service with the Royal Corps of Signals, Harry Oakes volunteered for the AFPU and served with No 5 Section in North West Europe from 1944 - 1945. He then served in South East Asia and then returned to cover the Allied Occupation of Vienna, December 1946. Equally at home using a cine or still photograph camera, he was one of the AFPU team ... See full bio »

Born:

Hodor From "Game of Thrones' Reveals His Iron Throne Pick

Live from the IMDboat at San Diego Comic-Con 2018, Kristian Nairn, who played the fan-favorite character Hodor on "Game of Thrones," reveals who he'd most like to see wind up on the Iron Throne. Check out our Comic-Con coverage through July 22.

Watch now

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Harry Oakes's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Aliens
Aliens Visual Effects
(1986)
Superman
Superman Visual Effects
(1978)
Flash Gordon
Flash Gordon Visual Effects
(1980)
Superman III
Superman III Visual Effects
(1983)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Special effects (6 credits)
 1994 Space Precinct (TV Series) (special effects)
 1976 Alien Attack (TV Movie) (lighting cameraman)
 1976 Journey Through the Black Sun (TV Movie) (lighting cameraman)
 1975-1976 Space: 1999 (TV Series) (lighting cameraman - 24 episodes)
- The Last Enemy (1976) ... (lighting cameraman)
- The Testament of Arkadia (1976) ... (lighting cameraman)
- The Troubled Spirit (1976) ... (lighting cameraman)
- Space Brain (1976) ... (lighting cameraman)
- Missing Link (1976) ... (lighting cameraman)
 1970-1973 UFO (TV Series) (special effects lighting cameraman - 21 episodes)
- The Long Sleep (1973) ... (special effects lighting cameraman)
- The Responsibility Seat (1973) ... (special effects lighting cameraman)
- Reflections in the Water (1971) ... (special effects lighting cameraman)
- The Sound of Silence (1971) ... (special effects lighting cameraman)
- Confetti Check A-O.K. (1971) ... (special effects lighting cameraman)
 1965-1966 Thunderbirds (TV Series) (special effects lighting cameraman - 26 episodes)
- Ricochet (1966) ... (special effects lighting cameraman)
- Security Hazard (1966) ... (special effects lighting cameraman: second unit)
- The Cham-Cham (1966) ... (special effects lighting cameraman: second unit)
- Martian Invasion (1966) ... (special effects lighting cameraman: second unit)
- Attack of the Alligators! (1966) ... (special effects lighting cameraman: second unit)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (46 credits)
Show Show Visual effects (11 credits)
Show Show Cinematographer (2 credits)
Show Show Self (2 credits)
Edit

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Harry Oakes B.S.C.

Height:

5' 10½" (1.79 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Star Sign:

Capricorn

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed