Anderson in 2009
|Born||Gerald Alexander Abrahams
14 April 1929
Feltham, Middlesex, England
|Died||26 December 2012 (aged 83)|
|Occupation||movie and television producer, writer and director|
|Years active||1957 - 2012|
|Employer||Lew Grade (1961 - 1976)|
Gerry Anderson Productions
Captain Scarlet and the Mysterons
|Spouse||Betty Wrightman (m. 1952-1960, divorced)
Sylvia Anderson (m. 1960-1980, divorced)
Mary Robins (m. 1981-2012, his death)
Deborah Abrahams (née Leonoff)
Gerry Anderson MBE (14 April 1929 - 26 December 2012) was an English television and movie producer, director and writer. He is famous for the science fiction television programmes he created. The most well known of these was Thunderbirds. Most of the programmes he created used marionettes. He also worked with puppeteer Christne Glanville.
- "Obituary: Gerry Anderson". http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/obituaries/9766390/Obituary-Gerry-Anderson.html. Retrieved 26 December 2012.