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Josh Turi

Joshua Turi is known for his work on, Saturday Night Live, Orange is the New Black, and the upcoming Daredevil series. He has been Honored with 3 Emmy awards for his work on SNL. Josh and his company, Designs to Deceive, has been providing special Make-up Effects and Prosthetic to the industry for almost 3 decades. He believes that the work must be... See full bio »

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 2015 A Place in Hell (special effects makeup supervisor) (post-production)
 2015 Strange Nature (special makeup effects artist) (post-production)
 2013 Turtle Island (lead makeup effects designer) / (special effects makeup designer) / (special makeup effects supervisor) (post-production)
 2012 Peaceful (Short) (special makeup effects artist) (completed)
 2014 Babylon Fields (TV Movie) (prosthetic makeup artist)
 2014 Da Sweet Blood of Jesus (prosthetics designer) / (special makeup effects artist)
 2013-2014 Orange Is the New Black (TV Series) (special effects makeup artist - 20 episodes)
- We Have Manners. We're Polite. (2014) ... (special effects makeup artist)
- Little Mustachioed Shit (2014) ... (special effects makeup artist)
- 40 OZ of Furlough (2014) ... (special effects makeup artist)
- Comic Sans (2014) ... (special effects makeup artist)
- It Was the Change (2014) ... (special effects makeup artist)
 2014 The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (prosthetic makeup artists)
 2014 River of Fundament (special makeup effects artist)
 2014 Tin Man (TV Movie) (prosthetic dept head)
 2012 Chernobyl Diaries (prosthetic supervisor: usa unit)
 2012 Men in Black 3 (additional prosthetic makeup artist)
 2012 Gut (special makeup effects artist)
 2012 10 Years Later (Short) (makeup designer) / (special makeup effects artist)
 2011 Long Days (Short) (special makeup effects artist)
 2011 Live Funny or Die in 2012 (Short) (makeup artist)
 2011 Rick Perry on Debates (Short) (makeup artist)
 2011 Darrell Hammond on Darrell Hammond (Short) (makeup artist)
 2011 Predator/Prey (Short) (makeup artist) / (special makeup effects artist)
 2011 The Orphan Killer (special makeup effects department head)
 2011/I Choose (Short) (key makeup artist)
 2010 My Soul to Take (additional special effects makeup)
 2010 Camp Hell (shop supervisor) / (special makeup effects artist)
 2009 Little New York (lab technician) / (special effects makeup artist)
 2008 Body of Lies (makeup artist: Washington D.C. - as Joshua Turi)
 2008 New Amsterdam (TV Series) (special makeup effects artist - 8 episodes)
- Love Hurts (2008) ... (special makeup effects artist)
- Reclassified (2008) ... (special makeup effects artist)
- Legacy (2008) ... (special makeup effects artist)
- Keep the Change (2008) ... (special makeup effects artist)
- Honor (2008) ... (special makeup effects artist)
 2007 Babylon Fields (TV Movie) (lab technician) / (special effects makeup artist) / (special makeup effects artist)
 2007 Mitch Albom's For One More Day (TV Movie) (makeup artist)
 2007 I Am Legend (creature suit applicator: Creature Effects Inc. - uncredited)
  Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (lab technician - 143 episodes, 2000 - 2007) (second key makeup artist - 143 episodes, 2000 - 2007)
- Brian Williams/Feist (2007) ... (lab technician - uncredited) / (second key makeup artist - uncredited)
- Jon Bon Jovi/Foo Fighters (2007) ... (lab technician - uncredited) / (second key makeup artist - uncredited)
- Seth Rogen/Spoon (2007) ... (lab technician - uncredited) / (second key makeup artist - uncredited)
- LeBron James/Kanye West (2007) ... (lab technician - uncredited) / (second key makeup artist - uncredited)
- Zach Braff/Maroon 5 (2007) ... (lab technician - uncredited) / (second key makeup artist - uncredited)
 2007 Across the Universe (shop supervisor - uncredited)
 2007 The Brave One (life casting - uncredited) / (set application - uncredited)
 2007 Take Out (Short) (makeup consultant)
 2005 Rock the Paint (special makeup effects artist)
 2005 Trailer Park (TV Series) (special makeup effects artist)
 2004 The Reawakening (special makeup effects artist)
 2004 Mass of Angels (special makeup effects artist)
 2004 The Code (special makeup effects artist)
 2003 Second Born (special makeup effects artist)
 2003 Rhythm of the Saints (special makeup effects artist)
 2003 Party Monster (special makeup effects artist)
 2002 Unfaithful (special makeup effects artist)
 2002 Noon Blue Apples (special makeup effects artist)
 2001 Statistic: The Movie (Video) (special makeup effects artist)
 2001 Wendigo (special makeup effects artist)
 1999 Third Watch (TV Series) (special makeup effects artist)
 1999 Off the Hook (TV Movie) (special makeup effects artist)
 1998 Psycho Sisters (special makeup effects artist)
 1997 Six Ways to Sunday (special makeup effects artist)
 1996 Imus in the Morning on MSNBC (TV Series) (key makeup artist)
 1996 Original Sins (special makeup effects)
 1995 Ten Benny (special makeup effects artist)
 1993 Amongst Friends (special makeup effects artist)
 1992 Pushing Hands (special makeup effects artist)
 1989-1991 Monsters (TV Series) (special makeup effects artist - 4 episodes)
- The Moving Finger (1991) ... (special makeup effects artist - uncredited)
- Household Gods (1990) ... (special makeup effects artist - uncredited)
- Portrait of the Artist (1989) ... (special makeup effects artist - uncredited)
- The Face (1989) ... (special makeup effects artist - uncredited)
 1991 Class of Nuke 'Em High Part II: Subhumanoid Meltdown (special makeup effects artist)
 1990 Dark City (special makeup effects artist)
 1990 Sgt. Kabukiman N.Y.P.D. (special makeup effects artist - as Joshua Turi)
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