Birth Place: London, England, , GB
Roger Christian had humble beginnings in a film studio set shop, but by the time he had hit his stride, the multi-talented set decorator, production designer, and director left his mark on two of the most influential science fiction films of all time, winning an Academy Award for set decoration on "Star Wars" (1977), and a nomination for an Academy Award for best art direction on "Alien" (1979).
Christian began his career in 1969 as set dresser on the UK series "My Partner the Ghost" (ITV 1969-70). By the following year he had quickly ascended to assistant art director on the UK thriller "And Soon the Darkness" (1970), and worked on several other films in that capacity including the... Continue Bio >>
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