Monday, June 16, 2008

R.I.P. Stan Winston

Man, this is just getting depressing...

LOS ANGELES - Hollywood special-effects maestro Stan Winston has died at age 62.

The Oscar-winning visual effects artist died at his home Sunday evening surrounded by family after a seven-year struggle with multiple myeloma, according to a representative from Stan Winston Studio.

Winston won visual effects Oscars for 1986's "Aliens, "1992's "Terminator 2: Judgment Day" and 1993's "Jurassic Park."

Winston is survived by his wife, Karen; a son, daughter, brother and four grandchildren.


slobie said...

first the pringles guy, then russert, now winston. the holy trinity.

Adam Freeman said...

I know. I am starting to feel really old.