Student, Oxford School Technology Art and Commerce, 1949-1952; student, Slade School Fine Art, London, 1954-1955.
Served with Royal Air Force, 1952-1954. Member of Academy Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Costume Designers Guild California, United Scenic Artists.
Married Julie Andrews, May 10, 1959 (divorced 1968). 1 child, Emma Kate; married Genevieve LeRoy, September 12, 1991. 1 stepchild, Bridget.