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Nikita Knatz (1940–2010)

Nikita Knatz was born on May 2, 1940 in Tallinn, Estonia. He is known for his work on Predator (1987), Firestarter (1984) and The Towering Inferno (1974). He died on January 6, 2010 in Studio City, Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Predator Art Department
Firestarter Art Department
The Towering Inferno Art Department
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 2004 Hellboy (storyboard artist - uncredited)
 2001 The Shrink Is In (production illustrator)
 1997 The Relic (production illustrator)
 1996 Daylight (storyboard artist)
 1993 Gypsy (TV Movie) (production illustrator)
 1992 Sister Act (production illustrator)
 1991 Child's Play 3 (production illustrator)
 1991 Hudson Hawk (storyboard artist)
 1991 The Hard Way (storyboard artist)
 1990 Bird on a Wire (storyboard artist)
 1990 Flashback (storyboard artist)
 1989 In Country (illustrator)
 1988 The Milagro Beanfield War (sketch artist)
 1988 Return of the Living Dead II (illustrator)
 1987 Moonstruck (sketch artist: New York)
 1987 Plain Clothes (illustrator)
 1987 White Water Summer (production illustrator)
 1987 Predator (production illustrator)
 1986 Jumpin' Jack Flash (production illustrator)
 1986 Armed and Dangerous (production illustrator)
 1985 Murphy's Romance (production illustrator)
 1985 Commando (production illustrator)
 1984 Firestarter (illustrator)
 1982 The Beastmaster (visual concept artist - uncredited)
 1981/I Taps (production illustrator: second unit)
 1980 The Final Countdown (production illustrator)
 1979 Just You and Me, Kid (production illustrator)
 1979 Escape from Alcatraz (sketch artist - uncredited)
 1978 The Cheap Detective (illustrator - uncredited)
 1977 Capricorn One (production illustrator - uncredited)
 1977 The Bad News Bears in Breaking Training (illustrator - uncredited)
 1977 The Domino Principle (set illustrator - uncredited)
 1977 Black Sunday (production illustrator)
 1974 The Towering Inferno (production illustrator)
 1973 The Day of the Dolphin (continuity sketch artist - uncredited)
 1972 The Amazing Chan and the Chan Clan (TV Series) (story director - 9 episodes)
- The Chan Clan at Scotland Yard (1972) ... (story director - as Knick Knatz)
- The White Elephant (1972) ... (story director - as Knick Knatz)
- The Greek Caper (1972) ... (story director - as Knick Knatz)
- The Gypsy Caper (1972) ... (story director - as Knick Knatz)
- The Mardi Gras Caper (1972) ... (story director - as Knick Knatz)
 1971 Le Mans (visual designer)
 1969 Gaily, Gaily (illustrator)
 1968 The Thomas Crown Affair (sketch artist)
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Knick Knatz | Nakita Knatz

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