H.R. Giger

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Hans Rudolf "Ruedi" Giger (ˈɡɡər GHEE-gur; 5 February 1940 – 12 May 2014) was a Swiss surrealist painter, sculptor and set designer. He was part of the special effects team that won an Academy Award for Best Achievement in Visual Effects for their design work on the film Alien. He was named to the Science Fiction and Fantasy Hall of Fame in 2013.

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Age: 74 (age at death)
Height: Height unknown
Nationality: Swiss
Claim to Fame: The aliens in the "Alien" movies

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2012 Prometheus -
1989 Teito taisen -
1986 Poltergeist II: The Other Side -
1985 Future-Kill -
1979 Alien -
1982 A New Face of Debbie Harry -
1979 Giger's Alien -
1975 Giger's Necronomicon -
1973 Tagtraum -
1968 Swiss Made -
1967 High and Heimkiller -

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Nominated for 1 Award | Won 1

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