Updated: March 27, 2007
PLANET OF THE APES ORIGINAL DR. ZAIUS COSTUME
Maurice Evans "Dr. Zaius" costume and display from
Planet of the Apes. (TCF, 1968) This costume consists
of a "Zaius" shirt worn by Maurice Evans in the
Interrogation sequence when Taylor (Charlton Heston)
was being interrogated.
The pants are worn by James Whitmore (another Orangutan)
who played the President of the Assembly. The costume is
mounted on a custom mannequin with re-cast feet, hands
and lifelike head to complete the display.
Value: $8,000 - $12,000
(*) Photos & info courtsey of Profiles in History!