Linda DeScenna


Beginning her career as a set decorator, LINDA DeSCENNA (Production Designer) was one of the first three women to join the set decorators union as a set dresser. She received her first Academy Award® nomination in 1980 for Star Trek: The Motion Picture. Four nominations for set decoration were to follow for Blade Runner, The Color Purple, Rainman and Toys. She became a production designer on Barry Levinson’s Jimmy Hollywood and went on to design other productions including A Family Thing, Father of the Bride: Part Two, Mouse Hunt and an earlier collaboration with director Tom Shadyac on Liar Liar.



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