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Donald Pennington was born on June 27, 1943 in Santa Monica, California, USA. Donald is known for Hollow Man (2000), Ghostbusters (1984) and Titanic (1997). Donald has been married to Kathleen Pennington since November 20, 1972. See full bio »

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Known For

Hollow Man Special Effects
Ghostbusters Visual Effects
Titanic Special Effects
Cocoon Special Effects


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 2005 End of the Spear (special effects coordinator)
 2000 Hollow Man (special effects: lab equipment)
 1999 The Thirteenth Year (TV Movie) (effects: mermaid)
 1998 The Journeyman Project 3: Legacy of Time (Video Game) (special effects: jumpsuit)
 1997 Titanic (special effects supervisor)
 1996 Sgt. Bilko (model builder: full scale arrow)
 1996 Star Trek: Deep Space Nine - Harbinger (Video Game) (special effects sequences)
 1995 Michael Jackson's Scream: HIStory in the Making - An MTV News Special (TV Short documentary) (special effects sequences)
 1993 Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (TV Series) (miniatures - 1 episode)
- Pilot (1993) ... (miniatures - as Don Pennington)
 1987 Harry and the Hendersons (assistant mold maker: Rick Baker's crew - as Don Pennington)
 1985 Cocoon (special effects - uncredited)
 1983 WarGames (special effects - uncredited)
 1982 Dark Sanity (special effects - as David Pennington)
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 1995 Star Trek: Voyager (TV Series) (miniatures - 1 episode)
- Caretaker (1995) ... (miniatures - as Don Pennington)
 1994 In Search of Dr. Seuss (TV Movie) (miniatures)
 1985 Cocoon (visual effects construction coordinator)
 1984 Ghostbusters (model maker - as Don Pennington)
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 1985 Cocoon (stunt performer - uncredited)
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 1986 Where the River Runs Black (amazon animal effects)
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 1994 The Making of 'True Lies' (TV Movie documentary) (acknowledgment: harrier jet provided by)

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

David Pennington | Don Pennington


5' 7½" (1.71 m)


Kathleen Pennington

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