Ricou Browning (1930 – 2023)
Underwater Director - Thunderball
Ricou Browning, Underwater Director for Thunderball has sadly passed away.
The thrilling underwater fight sequences in the fourth James Bond film between SPECTRE and US aqua-paratroopers, helped by 007, were directed by Browning.
Browning’s other work includes The Creature From The Black Lagoon, 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, Don’t Give Up the Ship, Sea Hunt, Gentle Ben, Salty, Mr. No Legs, Day of the Dolphin, Flipper and Caddyshack.
Our thoughts are with his family at this time.