Biography

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Personal Info

Known For Costume & Make-Up

Gender Male

Known Credits 66

Birthday 1950-12-08

Place of Birth Binghamton, New York, USA

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Also Known As

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Costume & Make-Up TV ShowsMovies

2014 Maleficent Makeup Artist
2010 The Wolfman Special Effects Makeup Artist Makeup Effects Designer
2007 Norbit Makeup Artist
1994 Ed Wood Makeup Designer
1984 Starman Special Effects Makeup Artist
1983 Videodrome Makeup Effects Designer
1981 Ghost Story Special Effects Makeup Artist
1980 Altered States Special Effects Makeup Artist
1976 Squirm Makeup Designer
1976 Track of the Moon Beast Makeup Artist
1974 It's Alive Makeup Effects Designer
1973 Schlock Makeup Artist
1971 Octaman Costume Design

Acting

2019 Making Apes: The Artists Who Changed Film as Himself
2018 Keep the Gaslight Burning as Mr Maxwell
2018 DC Daily (1 episode) as Himself
2018 King Cohen: The Wild World of Filmmaker Larry Cohen as Himself
2017 The Beast Inside: Creating 'Wolf' as Rick Baker
2017 Game Face (7 episodes) as Himself - Judge
2016 Charlie Gemora: Uncredited as Himself
2015 Creature Designers: The Frankenstein Complex as Himself
2015 Birth Pains as himself
2014 The Scanners Way: Creating the Special Effects in 'Scanners' as Himself
2012 Partners in Time: The Making of MIB 3 as Himself
2012 Men in Black 3 as Brain Alien
2011 Face Off (2 episodes) as Guest Judge
2010 Pure in Heart: The Life and Legacy of Lon Chaney, Jr. as Himself
2009 I Walked with a Werewolf as Himself
2009 Beware the Moon: Remembering 'An American Werewolf in London' as himself
2009 Monsterland as Himself
2008 He Who Made Monsters: The Life and Art of Jack Pierce
2006 Teddy Scares as Hester Golem (voice)
2006 The Sci-Fi Boys as Himself
2005 RKO Production 601: The Making of 'Kong, the Eighth Wonder of the World' as Himself
2004 Videodrome: Forging the New Flesh as Himself
2002 Men in Black II as MIB Passport Control Agent
2001 Planet of the Apes as Old Ape #2
2000 Metamorphosis Of "Men In Black" as Himself
1999 The Road to Dracula as Himself
1999 A Tribute to the Wizard of Oz as Himself
1999 She's Alive! Creating the Bride of Frankenstein as Himself
1999 Monster by Moonlight! The Immortal Saga of The Wolf Man as Himself
1999 The Frankenstein Files: How Hollywood Made a Monster as Himself
1994 It's Alive: The True Story of Frankenstein as Himself
1990 The Horror Hall of Fame as Himself
1986 Fangoria's Weekend of Horrors as Himself
1985 Into the Night as Drug Dealer
1983 Making Michael Jackson's Thriller as Himself
1983 Michael Jackson's Thriller as Zombie Opening the Crypt (uncredited)
1982 The Making of David Cronenberg's Videodrome as Interviewee
1981 The Incredible Shrinking Woman as Sidney
1977 The Kentucky Fried Movie as Dino (segment "A.M. Today") (as Richard A. Baker)
1976 King Kong as King Kong
1972 The Thing with Two Heads as Gorilla

Crew

2005 Cursed Makeup Effects
2002 The Ring Makeup Effects
1998 Mighty Joe Young Special Effects
1997 Ghosts Makeup Effects
1993 Matinee Makeup Effects
1990 Gremlins 2: The New Batch Special Effects
1988 Coming to America Makeup Effects
1983 Videodrome Makeup Effects
1980 Tanya's Island Special Effects
1978 It Lives Again Makeup Effects
1978 The Fury Makeup Effects
1977 The Incredible Melting Man Makeup Effects
1974 The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman Makeup Effects
1973 Schlock Special Effects
1972 The Thing with Two Heads Special Effects

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