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Stan Winston (1946–2008)


Stan Winston was born on April 7, 1946 in Richmond, Virginia, USA. He is known for his work on Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991), A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001) and Aliens (1986). He was married to Karen Winston. He died on June 15, 2008 in Malibu, California, USA. See full bio »

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(age 62) in Malibu, California, USA

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 2005 Tideland (face cast: Noah)
 2005 Constantine (special makeup effects artist)
 2003 Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (special makeup effects artist)
 2001 How to Make a Monster (TV Movie) (special makeup effects artist)
 2001 A.I. Artificial Intelligence (special robot makeup effects - uncredited)
 2001 Pearl Harbor (special makeup effects artist)
 1999 Galaxy Quest (makeup effects)
 1999 Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (makeup supervisor: Fat Bastard)
 1996 The Island of Dr. Moreau (makeup/creature effects)
 1994 Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles (vampire makeup and effects)
 1993 Shock to the System (Video) (makeup supervisor)
 1992 Batman Returns (special penguin makeup & effects producer)
 1991 Terminator 2: Judgment Day (special makeup producer)
 1990 Edward Scissorhands (special makeup and scissorhands effects producer)
 1985 Chiller (TV Movie) (special makeup effects)
 1984 Starman (starman transformation)
 1983 Something Wicked This Way Comes (special makeup effects - uncredited)
 1982 The Entity (special makeup effects creator)
 1982 Friday the 13th Part III (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1982 The Thing (additional makeup effects - uncredited)
 1981 Heartbeeps (special makeup effects)
 1981 Dead & Buried (makeup effects designer)
 1981 The Hand (special makeup effects artist)
 1980 The Exterminator (special makeup effects: Vietnam sequence)
 1980 The Island (special makeup effects artist - uncredited)
 1979 The Two Worlds of Jennie Logan (TV Movie) (makeup designer: Linda Gray as "Aunt Betty")
 1978 The Wiz (special makeup designer)
 1978 Dracula's Dog (makeup designer)
 1977 An Evening with Diana Ross (TV Movie) (makeup artist)
  Roots (TV Mini-Series) (makeup artist - 1 episode, 1977) (special makeup effects artist - 1 episode, 1977)
- Part VIII (1977) ... (makeup artist: Leslie Uggams) / (special makeup effects artist)
 1976 Mansion of the Doomed (makeup designer - as Stanley Winston)
 1976 W.C. Fields and Me (makeup designer)
 1976 Pinocchio (TV Movie) (makeup designer)
 1976 Dr. Black, Mr. Hyde (Hyde makeup)
 1975 The Man in the Glass Booth (makeup artist)
 1974 Masquerade Party (TV Series) (makeup artist)
 1974 Unwed Father (TV Movie) (makeup artist)
 1974 The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman (TV Movie) (makeup creator: Miss Tyson) / (makeup supervisor)
 1974 The Bat People (makeup creator - as Stanley Winston)
 1974 Get Christie Love! (TV Movie) (makeup supervisor)
 1972 Gargoyles (TV Movie) (gargoyle makeup)
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Designed the Mr. Roboto face mask for the American rock group Styx. See more »

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1 Print Biography | 7 Interviews | 12 Articles | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Stanley Winston
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Personal Quote:

Performance technologies that were created by Jim Henson and the Muppets, and created the Terminator as a puppet, as a full sized organic puppet, and it was the first time that anybody had seen something that life size, using animatronics for the head and neck, to be able to operate it. We broke ground with The Terminator (1984). Nobody had ever seen anything like it. - [about the creativity for ... See more »

Trivia:

He moved to Hollywood in 1968. At first he wanted to be an actor, but no jobs came his way and the following year he became an apprentice in the Makeup Department at Walt Disney Studios. See more »

Trademark:

Best known for his use of animatronic creatures See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

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