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The Muppet Christmas Carol
The Muppet Christmas Carol Special Effects
Muppets from Space
Muppets from Space Special Effects
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 1999 The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland (foam/mold lab supervisor)
 1999 Muppets from Space (foam/mold lab supervisor)
 1992 The Muppet Christmas Carol (foam/mold lab supervisor)
 1990 Frankenhooker (special effects mechanic)
 1989 Underground (special effects makeup)
 1988 Monsters (TV Series) (special effects props - 2 episodes)
- Pool Sharks (1988) ... (special effects props)
- The Vampire Hunter (1988) ... (special effects props)
  Tales from the Darkside (TV Series) (special effects makeup - 1 episode, 1987) (special effects makeup assistant - 1 episode, 1986)
- The Swap (1987) ... (special effects makeup)
- The Circus (1986) ... (special effects makeup assistant)
 1986 Robot Holocaust (robot electrics)
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 1996-1997 Muppets Tonight (TV Series) (muppet workshop - 7 episodes)
- The Gary Cahuenga Episode (1997) ... (muppet workshop)
- Coolio & Don Rickles (1997) ... (muppet workshop)
- Rick Moranis (1997) ... (muppet workshop)
- Paula Abdul (1996) ... (muppet workshop)
- Heather Locklear (1996) ... (muppet workshop)
 1986 Robot Holocaust (on-set supervisor)
 1978 Dawn of the Dead (titles)
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 1989 She's Back (special makeup effects artist)
 1987 Mutant Hunt (Video) (makeup effects assistant)
 1986 Breeders (makeup effects assistant)
 1982 Nightbeast (makeup effects)
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 1986 Necropolis (miniature effects creator)
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