Will Vinton

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Birthday
17, 1947
Birthplace
McMinnville, OR
Death Date
Oct 4, 2018 (70)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
17, 1947
Birthplace
McMinnville, OR
Death Date
Oct 4, 2018 (70)

About

Co-director of the first claymation film titled Closed Mondays in 1974. His TV specials, A Claymation Christmas Celebration and A Claymation Easter both won Prime-Time Emmy awards. 

Before Fame

He studied both physics and filmmaking at the University of California, Berkeley.

Trivia

He won an Oscar and many Emmy Awards for his work, as well as for his studio's productions.

Family Life

He grew up with a sister named Mary Vinton Folberg.

Associated With

His studio produced a series called The PJs whose executive producer was Eddie Murphy.