Robert E. McGinnis is a world-renowned illustrator whose prolific, award-winning work spans more than six decades. In recognition of his outstanding illustrations, in 1993 he was elected to the Society of Illustrators Hall of Fame. Robert illustrated many magazine articles and more than 1,200 paperback book covers, playing an important role in the pulp fiction boom in the 1960s and 1970s.
Robert also illustrated more than 40 movie posters (including the James Bond 007 films Thunderball, You Only Live Twice, Diamonds Are Forever, and Live and Let Die; Breakfast at Tiffany’s; The Odd Couple; Barbarella; and more recently, The Incredibles). His movie poster illustrations depicted stars such as Sean Connery, Roger Moore, Audrey Hepburn, Walter Matthau, Jack Lemmon, Jane Fonda, Burt Reynolds, Raquel Welch and James Coburn.