Nick Maley was born on July 17, 1949 in London, England as Nicholas Paul Maley. He is known for his work on Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980), Superman (1978) and The Keep (1983). He has been married to Gloria Maley since 1978. See full bio »

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Superman Makeup Department
The Keep
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 1985 Arena (Video) (prosthetic makeup artist)
 1985 Lifeforce (special makeup effects)
 1984 Duran Duran: The Wild Boys (Video short) (makeup artist)
 1984 Scream for Help (makeup artist - uncredited) / (special makeup effects artist - uncredited)
 1983 The Keep (makeup designer) / (makeup effects supervisor)
 1983 Krull (special makeup designer)
 1983 Screamtime (special makeup effects designer)
 1982 Britannia Hospital (special makeup effects)
 1982 The Hunchback of Notre Dame (TV Movie) (makeup creator: Mr. Hopkins)
 1981 Clash of the Titans (prosthetics technician - uncredited)
 1981 Horror Planet (makeup supervisor) / (special makeup effects: Make-Up Effects Ltd.)
 1980 Superman II (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1980 The Awakening (special makeup effects)
 1979 Bloodline (makeup artist: UK)
 1979 The World Is Full of Married Men (makeup supervisor)
 1978 Superman (makeup artist)
 1978 Absolution (special makeup effects - uncredited)
 1978 The Four Feathers (TV Movie) (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1977 A Bridge Too Far (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1977 Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (special makeup effects crew: Cantina sequence - uncredited)
 1977 Spectre (TV Movie) (special makeup effects crew)
 1976 Evil Heritage (makeup artist)
 1976 Shout at the Devil (makeup artist: Malta - uncredited)
 1974 The Man with the Golden Gun (makeup artist: title sequence - uncredited)
 1970 Julius Caesar (makeup assistant - uncredited)
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7 year association with veteran Special Make-up designer Stuart Freeborn lead to his involvement in the making of YOUNG WINSTON, STAR WARS (Cantina sequence), SUPERMAN I & II and THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK when he collaborated on the creation of Yoda. Won a place in THE GUINNESS BOOK OF WORLD RECORDS (80's) for fifth longest recorded make-up "Widow of the web" KRULL (longest on a woman - 22 piece ... See more »

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