Film Famous Special Effects Artists

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List of famous special effects artists, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Hard working special effects artists are an integral part of every film set. An often under appreciated job, any film would not be able to hit the big screen without the help of a good special effects artist. This list includes examples of famous or notable special effects artists from some of the best films ever to hit the silver screen. Whereas most people ask the question, "What is a special effects artist?" this list informs the reader as to who some of the best special effects artists are, as well as information like their year of birth and more.

If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous special effects artists?" and "Who are the best special effects artists?" then this list is the perfect resource for you.

This list is made up of a variety of people, including Ionel Popa and Yoichi Art Sakamoto.

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age 44 - Aimee Macabeo is a special make up effects artist.

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Antoniya Popova

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Bob Zeigler

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Brian Demski age 50 - is a special makeup effects artist.

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Carey Jones is a film actress and make up artist.

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Christina Presita Christina Presita is a Special Effect Artist.

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Dan Smith

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David Fedele

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David Monzingo is a special effects artist.

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Dennis Dallen

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age 75 - Dennis Skotak is a film editor and a cinematographer.

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Gage Hubbard age 33 - Gage Hubbard is a special makeup effects artist.

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Ionel Popa is a special effects specialist.

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Ivan Gochev Ivanov

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Jason Scherbert

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Jeffrey Edwards is a Special Makeup Effects Artist.

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Laurel Taylor

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Liz Mendoza is a film crew member in the 2014 film Cooties.

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Lyudmil Nikolov

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Mark Bourque is a special effects technician.

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Mathew Bell

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Michael MacFarlane

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Morris May

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Nik E. Carey Nik E. Carey is a Makeup Artist.

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Nikola Simeonov Nikola Simeonov is a digital effects artist.

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Paul Churchill

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Paul Mejias Paul Mejias is a film crewmember of the Special Effects Department.

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Russ Herpich Russ Herpich is an special effects artist

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Ryan Storm

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Steve Hartman is a Special Effect Makeup Artist.

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Tony Matijevich is a Special Effect Makeup Artist.

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Tony Tipton

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