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Christien Tinsley


Christien Tinsley was born in 1974. He is known for his work on I Am Legend (2007), The Passion of the Christ (2004) and xXx (2002). See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 3 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

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Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Makeup Department (61 credits)
  Olive Kitteridge (TV Mini-Series) (makeup department head - 5 episodes, 2014) (makeup effects creator - 5 episodes, 2014) (special makeup designer - 5 episodes, 2014)
- Flight (2014) ... (makeup department head) / (makeup effects creator) / (special makeup designer)
- Security ... (makeup department head) / (makeup effects creator) / (special makeup designer)
- A Different Road ... (makeup department head) / (makeup effects creator) / (special makeup designer)
- Incoming Tide ... (makeup department head) / (makeup effects creator) / (special makeup designer)
- Pharmacy ... (makeup department head) / (makeup effects creator) / (special makeup designer)
 2011-2014 American Horror Story (TV Series) (special makeup effects designer and creator - 38 episodes)
- The Seven Wonders (2014) ... (special makeup effects designer and creator)
- Go to Hell (2014) ... (special makeup effects designer and creator)
- Protect the Coven (2014) ... (special makeup effects designer and creator)
- The Magical Delights of Stevie Nicks (2014) ... (special makeup effects designer and creator)
- Head (2013) ... (special makeup effects designer and creator)
 2014 Exit Strategy (TV Movie) (special makeup effects designer and creator)
  Mob City (TV Series) (makeup department head - 6 episodes, 2013) (special makeup effects - 6 episodes, 2013)
- Stay Down (2013) ... (makeup department head) / (special makeup effects: designer and creator)
- Oxpecker (2013) ... (makeup department head) / (special makeup effects: designer and creator)
- His Banana Majesty (2013) ... (makeup department head) / (special makeup effects: designer and creator)
- Red Light (2013) ... (makeup department head) / (special makeup effects: designer and creator)
- Reason to Kill a Man (2013) ... (makeup department head) / (special makeup effects: designer and creator)
 2013 Oldboy (makeup department head)
 2013 Mortal Kombat: Legacy (TV Series) (special makeup effects designer and creator - 2 episodes)
- Episode #2.2 (2013) ... (special makeup effects designer and creator)
- Episode #2.1 (2013) ... (special makeup effects designer and creator)
 2013 Labor Day (makeup department head) / (special makeup effects designer and creator)
 2013 Behind the Candelabra (TV Movie) (additional makeup effects)
 2013 Gangster Squad (makeup department head) / (special makeup effects designer and creator - uncredited)
 2012 The Campaign (special makeup effects designer and creator)
 2012 Hemingway & Gellhorn (TV Movie) (special makeup artist: Mr. Owen)
 2012 Killing Them Softly (special makeup effects designer and creator)
 2012 John Carter (key makeup artist)
 2011 Answers to Nothing (special effects makeup artist - as Christian Tinsley)
 2011 No Rest for the Wicked: A Basil & Moebius Adventure (Short) (special makeup effects artist)
 2011 Fast Five (makeup artist: Vin Diesel)
 2011 The Lincoln Lawyer (designer and creator: special makeup effects)
 2011 Reconstruction (TV Movie) (special makeup effects designer and creator)
 2010 True Grit (special makeup effects designer and creator)
 2010 Faster (designer and creator: special makeup effects)
 2010 Jonah Hex (makeup department head)
 2009 Paa (designer and creator: special makeup effects)
 2009 A Serious Man (age effects makeup)
 2009 Gamer (designer and creator: special makeup effects) / (on-set makeup effects supervisor)
 2009 The Time Traveler's Wife (designer and creator: special make-up effects)
 2009 Los Bandoleros (Video short) (makeup artist: Vin Diesel)
 2009 My Sister's Keeper (special effects makeup)
 2009 Crank: High Voltage (designer and creator: special make-up effects) / (special makeup effects coordinator - as Christian Tinsley)
 2009 Fast & Furious (personal makeup artist: Mr. Diesel)
 2008 The Stoning of Soraya M. (designer and creator: special make-up effects)
 2008 Babylon A.D. (key makeup artist: Vin Diesel)
 2008 Felon (key makeup artist: Vin Diesel) / (special effects makeup designer)
 2007 I Am Legend (on-set makeup effects supervisor: New York) / (special makeup effects artist - as Christian Tinsley)
 2007 The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (makeup special effects artist) / (on-set makeup effects supervisor)
 2007 A Mighty Heart (designer and creator: special makeup effects prosthetics)
 2007 No Country for Old Men (special makeup effects artist)
 2007 What Love Is (makeup department head)
 2006 Letters from Iwo Jima (special makeup effects artist)
  Nip/Tuck (TV Series) (prosthetic age makeup designer/creator - 1 episode, 2006) (prosthetics designer - 1 episode, 2006)
- Conor McNamara, 2026 (2006) ... (prosthetic age makeup designer/creator: Tinsley Transfers Inc.)
- Conor McNamara (2006) ... (prosthetics designer)
 2006 Flags of Our Fathers (special makeup effects artist)
 2006 Bug (special effects makeup)
 2006 Chingaso the Clown (Short) (makeup designer)
 2006 Find Me Guilty (makeup/prosthetic artist: Mr. Diesel)
 2005 Memoirs of a Geisha (prosthetic makeup)
 2005 The Pacifier (makeup artist: Mr. Diesel - as Christien David Tinsley)
 2004 Catwoman (prosthetic makeups)
 2004 The Chronicles of Riddick (makeup artist: Mr. Diesel)
 2004 The Passion of the Christ (designer and creator: special makeup effects) / (makeup and prosthetics: Mr. Caviezel)
 2003 Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (special makeup artist: Russell Crowe)
 2002 Solaris (key makeup artist)
 2002 xXx (makeup artist: Mr. Diesel) / (tattoo artist: Mr. Diesel)
 2002 Dahmer (designer and creator: special makeup effects) / (on-set makeup effects supervisor)
 2001 Ocean's Eleven (key makeup artist) / (makeup artist: Matt Damon - uncredited)
 2001 Swordfish (key makeup artist)
 2001 The Same (Short) (special makeup effects artist)
 2001 Pearl Harbor (makeup artist)
 2000 How the Grinch Stole Christmas (makeup artist)
 2000 Bullfighter (makeup effects - as Christian Tinsley)
 2000 Nutty Professor II: The Klumps (special makeup effects artist)
 1999 Evil Hill (Short) (designer and creator: special makeup effects)
 1999 Chill Factor (prosthetic makeup effects: XFX, inc.)
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Christian Tinsley | Christien David Tinsley
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