Tom Savini

Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Thomas Vincent "Tom" Savini (born November 3, 1946) is an American actor, stuntman, director, award-winning special effects and makeup artist.  He is known for his work on the Living Dead films directed by George A. Romero, as well as Creepshow, The Burning, Friday the 13th, The Prowler, and Maniac. He directed the 1990 remake of Night of the Living Dead. Though officially retired from special effects, he has continued to direct, produce and star in several movies. Savini has been known to refer movie make-up effects projects to graduates of his school. He has appeared in films such as Dawn of the Dead (and its remake), From Dusk till Dawn, Grindhouse, and Machete.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Thomas Vincent "Tom" Savini (born November 3, 1946) is an American actor, stuntman, director, award-winning special effects and makeup artist.  He is known for his work on the Living Dead films directed by George A. Romero, as well as Creepshow, The Burning, Friday the 13th, The Prowler, and Maniac. He directed the 1990 remake of Night of the Living Dead. Though officially retired from special effects, he has continued to direct, produce and star in several movies. Savini has been known to refer movie make-up effects projects to graduates of his school. He has appeared in films such as Dawn of the Dead (and its remake), From Dusk till Dawn, Grindhouse, and Machete.

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Gender -

Known Credits 85

Birthday 1946-11-03

Place of Birth Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

Adult Actor False

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2015 Silent Night of the Living Dead as George Palmer
2015 Smoke and Mirrors: The Story of Tom Savini as Himself
2015 The Sadist as The Sadist
2014 Doc of the Dead
2014 Dead Meat Walking: A Zombie Walk Documentary as Himself
2013 Machete Kills as Osiris Amanpour
2013 Cool As Hell as The Demon Slayer
2012 Django Unchained as Tracker
2012 The Definitive Document of the Dead as Himself
2012 The Perks of Being a Wallflower as Mr. Callahan
2012 Death from Above as Sheriff Raynick
2011 Robin Hood: Ghosts of Sherwood as Sheriff of Nottingham
2011 Nightmare Factory as Himself
2010 Blob Town as Himself
2010 Machete as Osiris Amanpour
2010 The Dead Matter as Sebed
2009 Jason's Unlucky Day: 25 Years After Friday the 13th - The Final Chapter as Himself
2009 Blood, Boobs and Beast as Himself
2009 Fresh Cuts: New Tales from Friday the 13th as Himself
2008 Starz Inside: Fantastic Flesh
2008 Sea of Dust as Prester John
2008 Zack and Miri Make a Porno as Jenkins
2008 Lost Boys: The Tribe as David Van Etten
2008 He Who Made Monsters: The Life and Art of Jack Pierce
2008 Zombiemania as Himself
2007 Just Desserts: The Making of 'Creepshow' as Himself
2007 The Shark Is Still Working as Himself
2006 Going to Pieces: The Rise and Fall of the Slasher Film as Himself
2006 It Runs in the Family as Himself
2006 The Absence of Light as The Higher Power
2006 Witch's Dungeon: 40 Years of Chills as Himself
2005 Land of the Dead as Machete Zombie
2005 Forest of the Damned as Stephen
2004 Crystal Lake Victims Tell All as Himself
2004 Secrets Galore Behind the Gore as Himself
2004 The Friday the 13th Chronicles as Himself
2004 Unearthed as Det. Victor Tonelli
2004 Creature Feature: 50 Years of the Gill-Man as Himself
2004 Dawn of the Dead as The County Sheriff
2003 Vicious as Kane
2003 The Many Days of Day of the Dead as Himself
2003 Zombiegeddon as Jesus Christ
2001 Children of the Living Dead as Deputy Hughs
2001 Web of Darkness as Rouge
2001 The Monster Man as Joe
2000 Aqua Teen Hunger Force(1 episode)
2000 The American Nightmare as Himself
2000 Dario Argento: An Eye for Horror as Himself
1997 Eyes Are Upon You as Eddie Rao
1997 Halloween... The Happy Haunting of America as Himself
1996 From Dusk Till Dawn as Sex Machine
1993 Zombie Jamboree as Himself
1992 Innocent Blood as News Photographer
1991 Heartstopper as Lt. Ron Vargo
1990 Two Evil Eyes as The Monomaniac
1989 The Simpsons(1 episode)
1989 Horror Effects: Hosted by Tom Savini as Himself
1987 Creepshow 2 as The Creep
1987 Drive-In Madness as Himself
1986 Scream Greats, Vol.1: Tom Savini, Master of Horror Effects as Himself
1985 The Ripper as Jack the Ripper
1984 The Boy Who Loved Trolls as Motocyclist
1982 Creepshow as Garbage Man #2 (segment "Epilogue")
1981 Knightriders as Morgan
1980 Maniac as Disco Boy
1980 Effects as Nicky
1980 Friday the 13th as Man The Knife Killer (uncredited)
1978 Dawn of the Dead as Motorcycle Raider
1977 Martin as Arthur
1900 It's My Party and I'll Die If I Want To as Uncle Tom
1900 The 4th Reich as SS-Standartenführer Dirlewanger

Crew

2001 Children of the Living Dead … Stunt Coordinator
2001 Web of Darkness … Special Effects Coordinator
2001 Web of Darkness … Makeup Effects
1996 The Assassination File … Makeup Effects
1993 Trauma … Makeup Effects
1990 Two Evil Eyes … Stunts
1990 Two Evil Eyes … Special Effects
1990 Two Evil Eyes … Makeup Effects
1988 Monkey Shines … Makeup Effects
1987 Creepshow 2 … Makeup Effects
1985 Invasion U.S.A. … Makeup Effects
1982 Alone in the Dark … Makeup Effects
1982 Creepshow … Makeup Effects
1981 The Prowler … Makeup Effects
1981 The Burning … Makeup Effects
1981 Eyes of a Stranger … Makeup Effects
1980 Maniac … Makeup Effects
1980 Friday the 13th … Makeup Effects
1980 Friday the 13th … Stunts
1978 Dawn of the Dead … Stunts
1978 Dawn of the Dead … Special Effects
1977 Martin … Makeup Effects

Directing

2011 The Theatre Bizarre … Director
2004 Chill Factor: House Call … Director
1990 Night of the Living Dead … Director
1983 Tales from the Darkside(3 episodes) … Director

Costume & Make-Up

1993 Trauma … Makeup Artist
1974 Dead of Night … Makeup Artist
1974 Deranged … Makeup Artist

Production

2015 The Sadist … Producer

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