In Memoriam: Nick Finlayson

In Memoriam: Nick Finlayson

February 2, 2019 0 By 007 Travelers

Nick Finlayson, the special effects technician for several Bond movies has passed away. He was “the Real Q” building many of the iconic Bond gadgets.

We are deeply saddened by the news of the loss. Our most sincere condolences.

Nick Finlayson’s Bond credits:

A View to a Kill” (1985) and “The Living Daylights” (1987) special effects technician (uncredited)
Licence to Kill” (1989) – special effects technician
GoldenEye” (1995) and “Tomorrow Never Dies” (1997) – special effects crew
The World Is Not Enough” (1999) – special effects workshop supervisor)
Die Another Day” (2002) – workshop supervisor
Casino Royale” (2006) – and “Quantum of Solace” (2008) – senior special effects technician
Skyfall” (2012) – senior effects technician

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