Biography

Gregory "Greg" Nicotero (born March 15, 1963) is an American special make-up effects creator, and television producer and director. His first major job in special effects makeup was on the George A. Romero film Day of the Dead (1985), under the tutelage of Romero and make-up effects veteran Tom Savini.

Gregory "Greg" Nicotero (born March 15, 1963) is an American special make-up effects creator, and television producer and director. His first major job in special effects makeup was on the George A. Romero film Day of the Dead (1985), under the tutelage of Romero and make-up effects veteran Tom Savini.

Personal Info

Known For Crew

Gender Male

Known Credits 86

Birthday 1963-03-15

Place of Birth Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

Official Site http://www.knbefx.com

Also Known As

  • Greg Nicatero
  • Greg Nickotero
  • Greg Nicotera
  • Greg Nicotero

Crew TV ShowsMovies

2020 Spawn Makeup Effects
2014 The Green Inferno Makeup Effects
2013 Lone Survivor Makeup Effects
2012 Django Unchained Makeup Effects
2010 The Walking Dead (131 episodes)Makeup Effects
2010 Edge of Darkness Makeup Effects
2010 The Book of Eli Makeup Effects
2009 The Final Destination Makeup Effects
2009 Inglourious Basterds Makeup Effects
2009 Drag Me to Hell Makeup Effects
2007 The Mist Makeup Effects
2007 Death Proof Special Effects
2007 Planet Terror Special Effects
2006 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning Makeup Effects
2006 Family Makeup Effects
2005 The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl Makeup Effects
2003 Kill Bill: Vol. 1 Makeup Effects
2001 Thir13en Ghosts Makeup Effects
2001 Ghosts of Mars Makeup Effects
2001 Spy Kids Makeup Effects
2000 Unbreakable Makeup Effects
2000 Mission to Mars Makeup Effects
1997 The Night Flier Makeup Effects
1995 Darkman II: The Return of Durant Makeup Effects
1993 Body Bags Makeup Effects
1992 Dr. Giggles Makeup Effects
1990 Tales from the Darkside: The Movie Makeup Effects
1990 Leatherface: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre III Makeup Effects
1987 Creepshow 2 Special Effects Makeup Effects
1987 Evil Dead II Makeup Effects
1986 From Beyond Special Effects
1985 Invasion U.S.A. Makeup Effects

Acting

2019 In Search of Darkness as Himself
2019 Making Apes: The Artists Who Changed Film as Himself
2016 Kong: Long Live The King as himself
2015 Creature Designers: The Frankenstein Complex as Himself
2015 Smoke and Mirrors: The Story of Tom Savini as Himself
2015 Medieval Times: The Making of Army of Darkness as Himself
2015 Fanarchy as Himself
2014 Doc of the Dead
2013 The Walking Dead: A Decade of Dead as Himself
2013 Crystal Lake Memories: The Complete History of Friday the 13th as Himself
2012 Quentin Tarantino: 20 Years of Filmmaking as Himself
2011 Slashed Prices: The Making of Intruder as Himself
2011 Swallowed Souls: The Making of Evil Dead 2 as Himself
2011 Nightmare Factory as Himself
2011 Talking Dead (1 episode) (3 episodes) as Himself (1 episode) as Executive Producer
2009 Inglourious Basterds as Gestapo Major (uncredited)
2009 Monsterland as Himself
2009 His Name Was Jason: 30 Years of Friday the 13th as Himself
2008 Fantastic Flesh: The Art of Make-Up EFX
2008 Mirrors as Guy Playing Pool (uncredited)
2008 He Who Made Monsters: The Life and Art of Jack Pierce
2008 Gingerdead Man 2: Passion of the Crust as Makeup Effects Guy #3
2008 Zombiemania as Himself
2007 One by One We Will Take You: The Untold Saga of The Evil Dead as Himself
2007 30 Even Scarier Movie Moments (2 episodes) as Himself
2007 Bloodsucking Cinema
2007 Diary of the Dead as Zombie Surgeon
2007 The Shark Is Still Working as Himself
2006 Going to Pieces: The Rise and Fall of the Slasher Film as Himself
2006 Cemetery Gates as Stoner Dude Michael
2006 Working with a Master: John Carpenter as Himself
2006 The Hills Have Eyes as Cyst
2005 Land of the Dead as Bridgekeeper Zombie
2005 Cursed as Man Pushing Dracula's Coffin
2004 John Carpenter: The Man and His Movies as Himself
2003 The Many Days of Day of the Dead as Himself
2000 The Gore the Merrier: The Making of Evil Dead II as Himself
1996 From Dusk Till Dawn as Sex Machine's Buddy
1993 Body Bags as Man with Dog
1989 Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers as Guy In Gas Station
1989 Gorgon Video Magazine as Himself
1986 Scream Greats, Vol.1: Tom Savini, Master of Horror Effects as Himself
1985 Day of the Dead as Johnson

Costume & Make-Up

2010 The Walking Dead (0 episodes)Makeup Artist
2009 The Last House on the Left Makeup Effects Designer
2008 Mirrors Special Effects Makeup Artist
2002 The Rules of Attraction Makeup Artist
1997 Wishmaster Makeup Effects Designer
1995 Lord of Illusions Special Effects Makeup Artist
1993 Ticks Special Effects Makeup Artist
1993 Skinner Special Effects Makeup Artist
1991 The People Under the Stairs Makeup Supervisor
1991 Children Of The Night Special Effects Makeup Artist

Production

Creepshow (1 episode)Executive Producer
2015 Fear the Walking Dead (6 episodes)Executive Producer
2010 The Walking Dead (131 episodes)Executive Producer (29 episodes)Co-Executive Producer (6 episodes)Consulting Producer
2010 The United Monster Talent Agency Producer

Directing

2010 The Walking Dead (30 episodes)Director
2010 The United Monster Talent Agency Director
2007 The Mist Second Unit Director

Visual Effects

2007 The Reaping Special Effects Supervisor
2000 Crocodile Creature Technical Director
1989 Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers Special Effects Supervisor

Writing

2010 The United Monster Talent Agency Writer

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