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Gene Witham (1946–2014)

Having been born into an active motion picture family, mother being an actress and father being a producer/director, it was only fitting that Gene would follow into the industry in some way. During early school years he worked on television shows that his father produced or directed as an actor or as an extra. Gene began shaping his skills by ... See full bio »

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Glory Stunts
Fried Green Tomatoes
Fried Green Tomatoes Makeup Department
Manhunter Makeup Department
Undertow Makeup Department


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 2011 Requiem for Herstory (Short) (special makeup effects artist)
 2010 Sam Bargo and the Lacertilians (Video short) (special makeup effects artist)
 2008 Kiss: Goodbye (Short) (special makeup effects artist)
 2008 Baby Blues (Video) (makeup artist)
 2008 Actually, Adieu My Love (special makeup effects artist)
 2007 Side Sho (Video) (makeup supervisor)
  American Experience (TV Series documentary) (hair stylist - 1 episode, 2006) (makeup artist - 1 episode, 2006)
- The Great Fever (2006) ... (hair stylist) / (makeup artist)
 2004 Undertow (hair stylist) / (makeup artist)
 2003 Conflict: Desert Storm II - Back to Baghdad (Video Game) (makeup artist)
 1991 Fried Green Tomatoes (makeup artist: second unit)
 1989 The Return of Swamp Thing (makeup artist)
 1988 Weekend War (TV Movie) (makeup artist - as Gene Withans)
 1986 Manhunter (makeup artist)
 1980 John Schneider: Back Home (TV Special) (makeup artist)
 1979 The Prize Fighter (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1977 The Lincoln Conspiracy (makeup artist)
 1977 Roots (TV Mini-Series) (makeup artist)
 1976 Grizzly (makeup artist)
 1968 Planet of the Apes (makeup artist - uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Gene Whitham | Gene Withans


6' 1" (1.85 m)

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