Saturday, March 05, 2016

Tony Dyson, R. I. P.

The New York Times: Tony Dyson, the special-effects designer who built R2-D2, the squat robot sidekick that beeped and whirred its way through seven Star Wars films, died on Friday at his home on the Maltese island of Gozo. He was 68.  

Hat tip to Jeff Meyerson.

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