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Charles E. Parker (1910–1977)

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Created the makeup for some of the most successful films of the mid-to late twentieth century, including "Ben-Hur", "Lawrence of Arabia", "Murder on the Orient Express", and "Star Wars: A New Hope".

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Known For

Murder on the Orient Express
Murder on the Orient Express Makeup Department
(1974)
Lawrence of Arabia
Lawrence of Arabia Makeup Department
(1962)
Ben-Hur
Ben-Hur Makeup Department
(1959)
Zulu
Zulu Makeup Department
(1964)

Filmography

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 1977 Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (special makeup effects crew: Cantina sequence - uncredited)
 1974 Murder on the Orient Express (makeup artist - as Charles Parker)
 1974 The Mutations (special makeup)
 1974 The Great Gatsby (makeup artist - as Charles Parker)
 1972 Man of La Mancha (makeup artist - as Charles Parker)
 1972 The Ruling Class (makeup creator - as Charles Parker)
 1972 Under Milk Wood (hair designer) / (makeup designer)
 1971 Die Screaming Marianne (makeup supervisor - as Charles Parker)
 1971 The Devils (makeup artist)
 1970 Ryan's Daughter (makeup artist - as Charles Parker)
 1969 Women in Love (makeup artist - as Charles Parker)
 1968 The Magus (makeup artist - as Charles Parker)
 1968 2001: A Space Odyssey (makeup supervisor - uncredited)
 1967 The Viking Queen (make-up supervisor)
 1966 The Blue Max (head makeup artist - as Charles Parker)
 1966 Promise Her Anything (makeup artist - as Charles Parker)
 1965 What's New Pussycat (chief make-up - as Charles Parker)
 1965 Lord Jim (chief makeup artist - as Charles Parker)
 1964 Becket (makeup artist - as Charles Parker)
 1964 Zulu (makeup creator - as Charles Parker)
 1963 The King's Breakfast (Short) (makeup artist)
 1962 Lawrence of Arabia (makeup - as Charles Parker)
 1962 The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (makeup artist - as Charles Parker)
 1961 King of Kings (makeup creator - as Charles Parker)
 1959 Ben-Hur (makeup - as Charles Parker)
 1958 Tom Thumb (makeup artist - as Charles Parker)
 1958 Gigi (makeup - as Charles Parker)
 1958 I Accuse! (makeup artist - as Charles Parker)
 1957 The Vintage (makeup artist - as Charles Parker)
 1957 The Barretts of Wimpole Street (makeup artist - as Charles Parker)
 1956 Moby Dick (makeup creator - as Charles Parker)
 1956 Invitation to the Dance (makeup artist - as Charles Parker)
 1956 Bhowani Junction (makeup artist)
 1955 Bedevilled (makeup artist)
 1954 Beau Brummell (makeup artist - as Charles Parker)
 1953 Knights of the Round Table (makeup artist - as Charles Parker)
 1953 Terror on a Train (makeup artist)
 1952 Ivanhoe (makeup - as Charles Parker)
 1951 Quo Vadis (makeup supervisor)
 1950 The Miniver Story (makeup artist - as Charles Parker)
 1949 Under Capricorn (makeup artist - as Charles Parker)
 1943 The New Lot (Short) (makeup artist - uncredited)
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Created the makeup for some of the most successful films of the mid-to late twentieth century, including "Ben-Hur", "Lawrence of Arabia", "Murder on the Orient Express", and "Star Wars: A New Hope".

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