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Thomas E. Surprenant

Thomas E. Surprenant is known for his work on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993), Donnie Darko (2001) and X-Men: The Last Stand (2006). See full bio »

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Known For

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Makeup Department
Donnie Darko
Donnie Darko Makeup Department
X-Men: The Last Stand
X-Men: The Last Stand Makeup Department
How the Grinch Stole Christmas
How the Grinch Stole Christmas Makeup Department


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 2016/I Garbage Day (Short) (hair stylist) / (makeup artist) / (special makeup effects artist) (completed)
 2016 5th Passenger (makeup effects supervisor) (post-production)
 2014 How to Rob a House (Short) (makeup artist) / (special makeup effects artist) (completed)
 2015 Killer, clown (Short) (key makeup artist)
 2015 Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials (special makeup effects artist)
  The World of Steam (TV Series) (makeup artist - 1 episode, 2015) (special makeup effects artist - 1 episode, 2015)
- The Duelist (2015) ... (makeup artist) / (special makeup effects artist)
 2013 Backyard Ashes (special makeup effects artist)
 2013 Abstraction (custom mask fabrication) / (special makeup effects artist)
 2012 White Room: 02B3 (Short) (key makeup artist)
 2011 License to Reproduce (Short) (special makeup effects artist)
 2010 Love & Vengeance (Short) (special makeup effects artist)
 2010 Ritual's End (Short) (special effects makeup department head)
 2010 The Sierra (Short) (special makeup effects artist)
 2010 Sympathy for Delicious (special effects makeup artist - as Tom Suprenant)
 2009 Cub (Short) (makeup artist)
 2008 Jedi Gym (Short) (special makeup effects artist)
 2007 Cheerleader Camp (TV Movie) (Special Makeup Effects Supervisor)
 2006 X-Men: The Last Stand (makeup effects artist - as Thomas Suprenant)
 2004 Wakan (Short) (makeup department head)
 2001 Donnie Darko (special makeup effects artist - as Thomas Surprenant)
 2000 How the Grinch Stole Christmas (makeup artist)
 2000 Strong Medicine (TV Series) (key makeup artist)
 2000 The Dead Hate the Living! (Video) (makeup designer) / (makeup supervisor)
 1999 The Secret Life of Girls (special makeup effects artist)
 1998 Halloween H20: 20 Years Later (special makeup effects artist)
 1995 Showgirls (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1994 Dead Connection (special makeup effects artist)
 1994 Surviving the Game (assistant hair stylist) / (assistant makeup artist)
 1993 Ulterior Motives (additional effects makeup)
 1993 Kalifornia (special effects makeup artist - as Thom Surprenant)
 1993 Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (TV Series) (makeup artist)
 1992 To Protect and Serve (special makeup effects)
 1992 Buffy the Vampire Slayer (makeup artist)
 1991 The Dog Ate It (Short) (special makeup effects artist)
 1991 Night of the Warrior (special effects makeup)
 1991 The Perfect Weapon (effects makeup - as Thom Surprenant)
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Alternate Names:

Thomas Suprenant | Tom Suprenant | Thomas Surprenant | Thom Surprenant | Tom Surprenant

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