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Andrew Probert's artistic career spans over twenty years, ten of
which were spent working on some of science-fiction fans' favorite
Hollywood productions. His Hollywood career began on the small
screen as a designer for Glen Larson's
He quickly moved to the big screen as a major contributor on
Star Trek: The Motion Picture.
Probert's contributions to
Star Trek: The Motion Picture
include the Vulcan warpshuttle, numerous props such as the tricorder,
and many external features of the USS
Enterprise as seen in the first six movies.
In 1987 Probert
was hired as senior illustrator for Star Trek: The Next Generation.
In many ways, Andrew Probert was to the first season of
Star Trek: The Next Generation what
Walter M. "Matt" Jefferies was to the original
Star Trek television series. He designed the
Enterprise exterior, the
Enterprise bridge, and objects as diverse as the
Romulan Warbird, the Tarellian plague ship, the Ferengi, and the half-models of Enterprises past and present that appeared in the Enterprise's conference lounge.
Probert's filmography includes:
- Batteries Not Included
- Battlestar Galactica
- Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom
- Joe and the Colonel
- Murder, She Wrote
- Philadelphia Experiment
- Star Trek: The Motion Picture
- Star Trek: The Next Generation
- Tin Men
- War and Remembrance
Andrew Probert has also worked in the video game industry, and at Disney's
Imagineering. For a more thorough discussion of his career, and a
gallery of his artwork, check out his web site,
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