Grant McCune (Grant Lee McCune) was born on 27 March, 1943 in Los Angeles, California, USA, is a Visual Effects, Special Effects, Actor. Discover Grant McCune’s Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of Grant McCune networth?
|Popular As||Grant Lee McCune|
|Age||67 years old|
|Born||27 March 1943|
|Birthplace||Los Angeles, California, USA|
|Date of death||27 December, 2010|
|Died Place||Hidden Hills, California, USA|
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His wife is Katherine Anne “Kathy” Lawson (13 November 1982 – 27 December 2010) ( his death) ( 2 children)
|Wife||Katherine Anne “Kathy” Lawson (13 November 1982 – 27 December 2010) ( his death) ( 2 children)|
His net worth has been growing significantly in 2020-2021. So, how much is Grant McCune worth at the age of 67 years old? Grant McCune’s income source is mostly from being a successful Visual Effects. He is from USA. We have estimated Grant McCune’s net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.
|Net Worth in 2021||$1 Million – $5 Million|
|Salary in 2020||Under Review|
|Net Worth in 2019||Pending|
|Salary in 2019||Under Review|
|Source of Income||Visual Effects|
McCune Design eventually folded in March 2016. McCune held a degree in biology from California State University in Northridge and began his career as a laboratory technician. Much of his free time was spent creating models and dioramas.
Grant McCune Designs built a 1/5 scale model plane used in the making of Flightplan (2005), starring Jodie Foster. Visual Effects Supervisor Rob Hodgson.
Grant McCune Designs built several scaled model buildings used in the making of Ladder 49 (2004), starring Joaquin Phoenix. Visual Effects Supervisor Peter Donen.
Grant McCune Designs built seven 1/5 scale submarine models used in the making of U-571 (2000), starring Matthew McConaughey. Visual Effects Supervisor Peter Donen.
Grant McCune Designs built the scaled model plane used in the making of U.S. Marshals (1998), starring Tommy Lee Jones. Visual Effects Supervisor Peter Donen.
In the capacity of miniature effects supervisor, he put his stamp on a number of seminal blockbusters, including Speed (1994), Batman Forever (1995) and Daylight (1996).
In 1992,taking over the lease and some of the remaining infrastructure from Apogee, he set up his own company, Grant McCune Design.
For Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979) he worked on the Klingon K’tinga Battlecruiser and the V’ger model.
American special effects wizard and miniature model-making virtuoso. McCune partnered John Dykstra as head of Apogee Inc. between 1978 and 1992.
In 1978, he was selected by George Lucas to work on Star Wars, on the strength of his collaborative effort in creating the Great White Shark model for Jaws (1975).
He was chief model maker for Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope (1977) (in which he also had a small acting role as a Death Star gunner), the pilot for Battlestar Galactica (1978) and 80’s classics Spaceballs (1987) and Ghostbusters 2 (1989). McCune created the iconic Millenium Falcon model, the X-Wing and Tie Fighter models, as well as bounty hunter Boba Fett’s helmet. He is credited with putting the finishing touches to the famous droid R2 D2, originally designed by John Stears.