Simon Williams is a British artist and designer who worked for Jim Henson's Creature Shop as an animatronic designer and sometimes model maker.
Williams worked on Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone with the Creature Shop and remained as an animatronic designer on subsequent Harry Potter movies. He also worked on Star Wars Episode II: The Clone Wars and Prometheus. Outside of film work, Williams is an abstract painter whose work has been exhibited at various shows and galleries.
Creature Shop credits
- The Adventures of Pinocchio - Animatronic designer
- Buddy - Animatronic designer
- Lost in Space - Key animatronic designer
- Alice in Wonderland - Model maker
- The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas - Supervising animatronic designer
- Jack and the Beanstalk: The Real Story - Animatronic designer
- Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone - Animatronic model designer
- The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy - Animatronic designer