Richard Holland

Production Designer


From Europe to the U.S., Richard Holland is an established and highly- respected Production Designer for Film, TV and Animation. With over 25 years of experience, spanning productions from Russia to the outer reaches of Antarctica, Richard’s credentials show a consistency of unbridled creativity and keen insight into selecting, managing, and guiding great art departments here and around the World. From art directing / set designing on Last of the Mohicans, Princess Bride, Labyrinth, Indiana Jones Temple of Doom, and Dark Crystal; to production designing the newly revived Alvin and the Chipmunks franchise and the successful animated live action film, HOP, Richard is known for his work on some of the most visually dynamic and iconic films of this generation.

Selected credits


date
production
director / producer / production co
feature films:
2015
ALVIN AND THE CHIPMUNKS: THE ROAD CHIP
Walt Becker / Ross Bagdasarian Jr., Janice Karman / Fox 2000 Pictures
2011
ALVIN 3 CHIPWRECKED
Mike Mitchell / Neil Machlis / Fox
2011
HOP
Tim Hill / Michelle Imperato, Chris Meledandri / Universal
2011
BEVERLY HILLS CHIHUAHUA 2
Alex Zamm / David Hoberman, Brad Krevoy / Disney
2009
DRAGONBALL: EVOLUTION (as Visual Consultant)
James Wong / Stephen Chow / 20th Century Fox
2007
ALVIN AND THE CHIPMUNKS
Tim Hill / Ross Bagdasarian, Janice Karman / Fox
2006
THE ESCAPE CLAUSE: SC3
Michael Lembeck / Jeffrey Silver, Brian Reilly / Disney
2005
A SOUND OF THUNDER
Peter Hyams / Karen Baldwin, Moshe Diamant / WB
2004
AGENT CODY BANKS 2
Kevin Allen / David Nicksay, Dylan Sellers, Mark Morgan / MGM
1999
END OF DAYS
Peter Hyams / Bill Borden / Universal
2000
CSI Pilot
Danny Cannon / Jerry Bruckheimer, Jim Hart, Jonathan Littman
As Art Director:
2005
THE ISLAND
Michael Bay / Ian Bryce, Laurie MacDonald, Walter Parkes / WB
1997
BATMAN AND ROBIN (as Superv. Art Dir.)
Joel Schumacher / Peter Macgregor-Scott / WB
1997
THE PHANTOM (as Supervising Art Dir.)
Simon Wincer / Alan Ladd Jr, Robert Evans / Paramount Pictures
1996
CONGO (as Supervising Art Dir.)
Frank Marshall / Kathleen Kennedy, Sam Mercer / Paramount Pictures
1993
THE THREE MUSKETEERS (Superv. Art Dir.)
Steve Herek / Ned Dowd, Joe Roth / Disney
1992
LAST OF THE MOHICANS (as Superv. Art Dir.)
Michael Mann / Hunt Lowry / 20th Century Fox
1992
SHADOW OF THE WOLF (as Superv. Art Dir.)
Jacques Dorfmann / Claude LŽger / Films du Nord
1989
LICENCE TO KILL (as Asst. Art Dir.)
John Glen / Barbara Broccoli, Tom Pevsner / MGM-UA
1988
WHO FRAMED ROGER RABBIT
Robert Zemeckis / Steven Spielberg, Kathleen / Kennedy / Touchstone Pictures
1987
THE PRINCESS BRIDE
Rob Reiner / Steve Nicolaides, Norman Lear / Castle Rock
As Set Designer:
1987
LIONHEART
Frank Schaffner / Francis Ford Coppola, Jack Schwartzman
1986
LABYRINTH
Jim Henson / George Lucas, David Lazer, Eric Rattray
1985
RETURN TO OZ
Walter Murch / Paul Maslansky, Colin Michael Kitchens, Gary Kurtz
1984
INDIANA JONES AND THE TEMPLE OF DOOM
Steven Spielberg / George Lucas, Kathleen, Kennedy, Frank Marshall / Paramount Pictures
1983
NEVER SAY NEVER AGAIN
Irving Kirschner / Michael Dryhurst, Jack Schwartzman / Warner Bros.
1983
SUPERMAN III
Richard Lester / Pierre Spengler, Robert Simmonds / Warner Bros.
1982
DARK CRYSTAL
Jim Henson / Bruce Sharman, David Lazer, Gary Kurtz / Universal
1987
MICHAEL COLLINS
Michael Cimino
Lectures: Institute of the Arts Hollywood,Art Center Pasadena,Montana University and AFI Hollywood.