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production designer

James William Newport, American production designer. Member Academy Motion Pictures, Academy television, Art Directors Guild.

Background

Newport, James William was born on November 21, 1945 in Dobbs Ferry, New York, United States. Son of Floyd David and Loveda Mae (Lagerman) Newport.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Visual Communications, Pratt Institute, 1967.

Career

Production designer, various organizations, California, since 1967.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Production designer: (feature films) Tokyo Diamond, Fatal Beauty, Made In United States of America, The Stepfather, Sylvester, Meatballs II, Heart Like A Wheel, Zapped, Cheech & Chong's Nice Dreams, Over The Edge, Zero To Sixty, Las Vegas Lady, The Four Deuces, The House On Skull Mountain, Mama's Dirty Girls, The Student Teachers, (television pilot) Suburban Beat, China Beach, (television movies) Under Cover, 11th Victim, Elvis, I Love You Perfect, Nightbreaker, (television show) Delvecchio. Assistant art director: (feature film) Heroes, (television movies) Stonestreet, A Matter of Inconvenience.

Membership

Member Academy Motion Pictures, Academy television, Art Directors Guild.

Connections

father:
Floyd David Newport

mother:
Loveda Mae (Lagerman) Newport