Will Vinton

  • Born: November 17, 1947
  • Died: October 4, 2018
  • Location: Portland, Oregon


Claymation animator brought California Raisins to lifeā€¦

Will Vinton, the animator behind the California Raisins and who coined the term Claymation, died Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018, after a long battle with cancer, according to multiple news sources. He was 70. For full obituary and coverage from Legacy.com, click here.