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Richard Davison (I) (1960–2001)

Richard Rankin Davison took the GED to leave High School early so he could attend classes in special effects make up. After graduating Elegance International, he got his first professional make up job at the age of 17 and continued in the field until his death in 2001. He was survived by his wife, Jaz Davison, his step-daughter Diana and his son, ... See full bio »



(age 40)

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Jurassic Park
Jurassic Park Special Effects
Terminator 2
Terminator 2 Special Effects
The Lost World: Jurassic Park


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 1998/I Godzilla (foam supervisor: Patrick Tatopoulos Designs - as Richard R. Davison)
 1997 The Lost World: Jurassic Park (art department: Stan Winston Studio)
 1995 Congo (key artist: Stan Winston Studio)
 1994 Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles (key technician: Stan Winston Studio)
 1993 Jurassic Park (dinosaur skin fabricator: Stan Winston Studio)
 1992 Batman Returns (art department: Stan Winston Studio)
 1991 Terminator 2 (art department: Stan Winston Studio - as Richard Davidson)
 1986 The Vindicator (frankenstein suit and effects crew: Stan Winston Studios)
 1982 Parasite (parasite effects assistant)
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 2001 Planet of the Apes (foam latex technician: Cinovation Studios)
 2000 How the Grinch Stole Christmas (special makeup effects technician: Cinovation Studio)
 2000 Nutty Professor II: The Klumps (special makeup effects technician: Cinovation Studio)
 1999 Wild Wild West (makeup effects technician - uncredited)
 1999/I Life (makeup effects technician)
 1982 The Thing (crew: special makeup effects unit)
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 1997 The Lost World: Jurassic Park (puppeteer)
 1995 Congo (puppeteer)
 1993 Jurassic Park (puppeteer)
 1985 Re-Animator (effects assistant)

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Alternate Names:

Richard Davidson | Richard R. Davison

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