Grant McCune, who won an Oscar for his model work on ‘Star Wars’, has died of pancreatic cancer.

The 67-year-old McCune, who was also nominated for an Oscar for his work on ‘Star Trek: The Motion Picture’, died Monday at his home in California. Besides creating scenes with models and miniatures for 1977’s ‘Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope’, McCune also worked on ‘Battlestar Galactica’ (1978), ‘Lifeforce’, ‘Spaceballs’, ‘Batman Forever’ ‘Red Planet’, ‘Spider-Man’, ‘Serenity’, and ‘Sphere’.

He is survived by his wife, Katherine; a son, Cole; a daughter, Lily; and a sister, Shelley.