Richard Williams (animator) facts for kids
Williams at the 2015 Annecy International Animated Film Festival
Richard Edmund Williams
March 19, 1933
|Died||August 16, 2019
Bristol, England, United Kingdom
|Alma mater||Northern Secondary School|
|Occupation||Animator, voice actor, director, writer|
|Years active||1957–2019 (animation career)|
|Children||6 including Alexander Williams, and Claire Williams|
Richard Edmund Williams (March 19, 1933 – August 16, 2019) was a Canadian–British animator, voice actor, director, and writer. He was best known for being the animation director on Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988) and for his unfinished movie The Thief and the Cobbler (1993).
He also created the title scenes for What's New Pussycat? (1965), A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (1966), The Charge of the Light Brigade and the intros of the Pink Panther movies.
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