Nick Park Biography (1958-)

Full name, Nicholas Wulstan Park; born December 6, 1958, in Preston, Lancashire, England; son of Roger (a photographer) and Celia (a seamstress) Park.

Nationality
British
Gender
Male
Occupation
Director, animator, screenwriter, producer
Birth Details
December 6, 1958
Preston, Lancashire, England

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Film Work
  • Animator, War Story (also known as Conversation Pieces: War Story), 1989
  • Director and animator, Creature Comforts, 1990
  • Director, animator, and cinematographer, Wallace & Gromit: A GrandDay Out (also known as A Grand Day Out), 1992
  • (As Nicholas Park) Producer, director and animator, Wallace & Gromit: The Wrong Trousers (also known as The Wrong Trousers), Alta Films, 1993
  • Director and character animator, Wallace & Gromit: A Close Shave (also known as A Close Shave), 1995
  • Director, Wallace & Gromit: The Best of Aardman Animation (also known as Wallace & Gromit), Northern Arts Entertainment, 1996
  • Director, Wallace & Gromit: The Aardman Collection 2, EDKO Film, 1996
  • Executive producer, Stage Fright, Manuel Salvador, 1997
  • (With Peter Lord) Producer and director, Chicken Run (also known as C:R-1), DreamWorks, 2000
  • Television Work
  • Specials
  • Director, animator, and cinematographer, Archie's Concrete Nightmare, BBC, 1975
  • Animation, The Making of "The Wrong Trousers," PBS, 1995
  • Television Appearances
  • Specials
  • The Making of "The Wrong Trousers," PBS, 1995
  • The 100 Greatest TV Ads, 2000
  • Poultry in Motion: The Making of Chicken Run, NBC, 2000
  • RECORDINGS
  • Videos
  • Provided claymation and animation for Peter Gabriel's "Sledgehammer,"1986.
  • WRITINGS
  • Screenplays
  • (Uncredited) Creature Comforts, 1990
  • Wallace & Gromit: A Grand Day Out (also known as A Grand Day Out), 1992
  • Wallace & Gromit: The Wrong Trousers (also known as The Wrong Trousers), Alta Films, 1993
  • Wallace & Gromit: A Close Shave (also known as A Close Shave), 1995
  • (Story only; with Peter Lord) Chicken Run (also known as C:R-1), DreamWorks, 2000

Further Reference

OTHER SOURCES

    Periodicals:
    • People Weekly July 24, 2000,, p. 135.
    • Print, -June 1997, p. 86.

    User Contributions:

    Comment about this article, ask questions, or add new information about this topic:

    CAPTCHA


    forum