Won 4 Oscars.
Another 18 wins & 35 nominations.
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(TV Movie) (special makeup effects)
(additional makeup effects - uncredited)
(special makeup effects artist)
(special makeup effects artist - uncredited)
(special makeup designer)
(TV Mini-Series) (makeup artist - 1 episode, 1977) (special makeup effects artist - 1 episode, 1977)
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... (makeup artist: Leslie Uggams) / (special makeup effects artist)
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You have to understand that rightly or wrongly, I consider myself an artist and I consider the work that we do art. In helping to tell stories by creating these characters. I came out as an actor. I am not a technician. I am techno-ignorant, but I love creating characters and telling wonderful stories. Thinking of myself as an artist doesn't allow me to think of size having to do with importance.
Made a living as a stand-up comedian before moving into make-up effects.
Best known for his use of animatronic creatures