Ray Simm

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Ray Simm
OccupationArt director
Years active1947-1976 (film)

Ray Simm was a British art director. [1] [2] He was nominated three times for the BAFTA Award for Best Production Design for The Slipper and the Rose , The Wrong Box and Darling , for which he won. [3] [4] [5]


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