The Trustees of Ray and Diana Harryhausen Foundation work to ensure that Ray’s outstanding contribution to film and popular culture lives on.

Vanessa and Ray Harryhausen

“Growing up around Dad’s fabulous creatures was just everyday life for me. I even had the T-rex Gwangi in my doll’s pram! Today I am passionate about protecting his collection and legacy for future generations.” – Vanessa Harryhausen (Trustee)

Connor Heaney

Connor Heaney is the Foundation’s Collections Manager, and deals with the day-to-day care of Ray’s archive. His responsibilities include the cataloguing, digitisation and conservation of the collection, as well as promoting the awareness of Ray’s work and legacy through worldwide exhibitions and events. Alongside administering and managing the Foundation’s physical archive and database, Connor is […]

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Caroline Munro

Caroline Munro’s career began with roles in Smoke Over London, G.G. Passion and Casino Royale. Shortly after these one of her photo ads got a screen test and a one year contract at Paramount where she won the role of Richard Widmark’s daughter, Ms Patten, in the comedy western A Talent For Loving. Later she […]

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Simon Mackintosh

Simon Mackintosh is a solicitor at Turcan Connell, where he is Chairman of the Partnership. He has a long-standing involvement with the Harryhausen family and the Ray and Diana Harryhausen Foundation and brings specialist knowledge of charity law and related matters to the Board of Trustees. Simon is accredited by the Law Society of Scotland […]

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John Walsh

John Walsh is an award winning film maker with a focus on social justice. After graduating from the London Film School, he founded Walsh Bros Ltd, which is now one of the UK’s top 100 production companies. His work ranges from television series and dramas for the BBC, Channel 4 and Channel 5 to feature […]

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TC Trustees Limited, Registered Company Number SC407382, is also a Trustee of the Foundation