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Alien Designer H.R. Giger Dies Aged 74

Alien Designer H.R. Giger Dies Aged 74

Some sad news today as the Swiss artist and designer of the Xenomorph from Ridley Scott’s Alien franchise, H.R. Giger has died aged 74.  After studying architecture and industrial design in Zurich, his design work for Alien, influenced by his painting Necronom IV, earned him an Oscar in 1980 for Visual Effects.

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