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Simon King (III)

Simon King was born on December 27, 1962 in Nairobi, Kenya as Simon Henry King. He is known for his work on The Blue Planet (2001), Predators (2000) and Planet Earth (2006). He is married to Marguerite Smits van Oyen. They have one child. See full bio »

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Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Blue Planet Camera and Electrical Department
(2001)
Predators Camera and Electrical Department
(2000)
Planet Earth Camera and Electrical Department
(2006)
In the Wild Cinematographer
(1985-1988)

Filmography

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 2019 Our Planet (TV Series documentary) (additional photography - 1 episode)
- Fresh Water (2019) ... (additional photography)
 2019 Diving Deep: The Life and Times of Mike deGruy (Documentary) (additional cinematography)
 2016 Life in the Snow (TV Movie documentary) (additional photography)
 2016 Growing Up Wild (Documentary) (photographer)
 2013 The Great British Year (TV Series documentary) (photography - 3 episodes)
- Autumn (2013) ... (photography)
- Summer (2013) ... (photography)
- Winter (2013) ... (photography)
 2013 The Burrowers (TV Series documentary) (wildlife photography - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (2013) ... (wildlife photography)
- Episode #1.2 (2013) ... (wildlife photography)
- Episode #1.1 (2013) ... (wildlife photography)
 2011 African Cats (Documentary) (special photography)
 2010 Simon King's Shetland Diaries (TV Series) (specialist camera - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (2010) ... (specialist camera)
- Episode #1.2 (2010) ... (specialist camera)
- Episode #1.1 (2010) ... (specialist camera)
 2009 Natural World (TV Series documentary) (photography - 1 episode)
 2009 Life (TV Mini-Series documentary) (photographer - 2 episodes)
- Hunters and Hunted (2009) ... (photographer)
- Challenges of Life (2009) ... (photographer)
 2009 Springwatch (TV Series documentary) (camera operator - 1 episode)
- Springwatch Close Encounters (2009) ... (camera operator)
 2007 The Nature of Britain (TV Mini-Series documentary) (camera operator - 1 episode)
- Island Britain (2007) ... (camera operator: additional photography)
  Planet Earth (TV Mini-Series documentary) (camera operator - 1 episode, 2006) (photographer - 1 episode, 2006) (photography - 1 episode, 2006)
- Ice Worlds (2006) ... (camera operator)
- Caves (2006) ... (photographer)
- From Pole to Pole (2006) ... (photography)
 2002-2003 The Life of Mammals (TV Mini-Series documentary) (photographer - 2 episodes)
- Food for Thought (2003) ... (photographer)
- Plant Predators (2002) ... (photographer)
  The Blue Planet (TV Mini-Series documentary) (additional photographer - 1 episode, 2001) (camera operator - 1 episode, 2001)
- Open Ocean (2001) ... (additional photographer)
- Ocean World (2001) ... (camera operator)
 2000 Predators (TV Mini-Series documentary) (additional cinematographer - 1 episode)
- Nowhere to Hide ... (additional cinematographer)
 1996-1998 Big Cat Diary (TV Series documentary) (photography - 16 episodes)
- Episode #2.10 (1998) ... (photography)
- Episode #2.9 (1998) ... (photography)
- Episode #2.8 (1998) ... (photography)
- Episode #2.7 (1998) ... (photography)
- Episode #2.6 (1998) ... (photography)
 1993 Life in the Freezer (TV Series documentary) (camera team - 3 episodes)
- Footsteps in the Snow (1993) ... (camera team)
- The Ice Retreats (1993) ... (camera team)
- The Bountiful Sea (1993) ... (camera team)
 1989 Forever Green (TV Series) (wildlife photographer - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1989) ... (wildlife photographer)
- Episode #1.5 (1989) ... (wildlife photographer)
- Episode #1.4 (1989) ... (wildlife photographer)
- Episode #1.3 (1989) ... (wildlife photographer)
- Episode #1.2 (1989) ... (wildlife photographer)
 1987 The First Eden (TV Mini-Series documentary) (camera operator - 1 episode)
- The Making of the Garden (1987) ... (camera operator: additional photography)
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His first encounters with wildlife were in Blaise Woods, Bristol. See more »

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Star Sign:

Capricorn

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