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Ian Scoones

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Ian Scoones (1940-2010)
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Ian Scoones

Born: Tue 20th February 1940
Died: Wed 20th January 2010 (age: 69)



Ian Scoones was the visual effects designer for several Doctor Who stories in the 1970's

He was assistant to special effects wizard Les Bowie during the 1960's. Worked at Hammer, before joining the BBC in 1970, where he was noted for his work on "Monty Python" and "Doctor Who". In 1980, became special effects supervisor for the "Hammer House of Horror" TV series.