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‘Who Framed Roger Rabbit' animator Richard Williams has died

5 monthes ago   |   By WGN TV

LONDON - Richard Williams, a Canadian-British animator whose work on the bouncing cartoon bunny in “Who Framed Roger Rabbit” helped blur the boundaries between the animated world and our own, has died. He was 86 years old.
The Oscar-winning artist died from cancer at his home in Bristol, England, on Friday, his daughter Natasha Sutton Williams said Saturday.
Williams' career straddled the “Golden Age of Animation,” which petered out between the 1950s and 1960s, and the rise of computer-assisted animation in the 1990s and beyond.
His best-known work may be as director of animation for “Who...
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Richard Williams, ‘Who Framed Roger Rabbit' Animator, Dies at 86

5 monthes ago   |   By National Post

LOS ANGELES - Renowned animator Richard Williams, best known for his work on "Who Framed Roger Rabbit," died Friday at his home in Bristol, England, Variety has confirmed. He was 86.
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'Who Framed Roger Rabbit' animator Richard Williams has died

'Who Framed Roger Rabbit' animator Richard Williams has died

5 monthes ago   |   By WESH

The Oscar-winning artist was 86 years old.
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‘Who Killed Roger Rabbit' and ‘Pink Panther' animator Richard Williams dies at 86

5 monthes ago   |   By NY Daily News

Richard Williams, the Oscar-winning animator behind classics like “Who Framed Roger Rabbit,” has died. He was 86. Williams, who also worked on popular films including “Casino Royale” passed away at his home in Bristol on Friday, his family told BBC. The renowned creator had cancer but “was still...
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