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John Caglione Jr.

John's career began to take flight at the age of 16 upon meeting his hero and makeup maestro Dick Smith. While in High School, John worked as a dental technician in an Albany NY dental lab while honing his prosthetic makeup techniques under the generous guidance of Dick Smith. When John was graduating from High School in 1976, Dick recommended the ... See full bio »


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Dick Tracy Makeup Department
The Dark Knight Makeup Department
Chaplin Makeup Department
Zelig Makeup Department


Hide Hide Show Show Makeup Department (84 credits)
 2020 Hunters (TV Series) (Makeup Artist to Al Pacino - 10 episodes)
- The Great Ole Nazi Cookout of '77 (2020) ... (Makeup Artist to Al Pacino)
- Eilu v' Eilu (2020) ... (Makeup Artist to Al Pacino)
- The Jewish Question (2020) ... (Makeup Artist to Al Pacino)
- Shalom Motherf***er (2020) ... (Makeup Artist to Al Pacino)
- (Ruth 1:16) (2020) ... (Makeup Artist to Al Pacino)
 2019 The Irishman (makeup artist: Mr. Pacino - as John Caglione)
 2019 Golda's Balcony (makeup supervisor)
 2018 Sicario: Day of the Soldado (makeup department head)
 2017-2018 The David Johnson Show (TV Series) (makeup supervisor - 4 episodes)
- Mr. Johnson's Baseball Stadium (2018) ... (makeup supervisor)
- Mr. Johnson's Arcade (2017) ... (makeup supervisor)
- The Michael Johnson News (2017) ... (makeup supervisor)
- Pilot (2017) ... (makeup supervisor)
 2018 Paterno (TV Movie) (makeup artist: Mr. Pacino)
  Waco (TV Mini-Series) (makeup department head - 6 episodes, 2018) (makeup designer - 6 episodes, 2018)
- Day 51 (2018) ... (makeup department head) / (makeup designer)
- Stalling for Time (2018) ... (makeup department head) / (makeup designer)
- Of Milk and Men (2018) ... (makeup department head) / (makeup designer)
- Operation Showtime (2018) ... (makeup department head) / (makeup designer)
- The Strangers Across the Street (2018) ... (makeup department head) / (makeup designer - uncredited)
 2017 Only the Brave (makeup department head)
 2017 The Deuce (TV Series) (makeup department head - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2017) ... (makeup department head - as John Caglione)
  The Tick (TV Series) (makeup department head - 1 episode, 2017) (prosthetic designer - 1 episode, 2017)
- The Tick (2017) ... (makeup department head) / (prosthetic designer)
 2016 The Interestings (TV Movie) (makeup department head)
 2016 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows (makeup department head)
 2015 The Devil You Know (TV Mini-Series) (makeup department head - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2015) ... (makeup department head)
 2015 Fathers & Daughters (makeup artist: Mr. Crowe) / (makeup department head)
 2015/I Aloha (department head makeup) / (makeup artist: for Ms. Stone)
 2014 The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (makeup department head)
 2014 Winter's Tale (makeup artist: Mr. Crowe) / (makeup department head)
 2013/I Paranoia (makeup department head)
 2013 Phil Spector (TV Movie) (makeup artist: Mr.Pacino)
 2013 Broken City (makeup artist: Russell Crowe)
 2012 Gotham (TV Movie) (makeup dept head) / (prosthetic designer)
 2012 On the Road (special makeup artist: Louisiana - as John Caglione)
 2011 Tower Heist (makeup department head)
 2011 The Smurfs (makeup department head)
 2010 Salt (makeup department head)
 2010 You Don't Know Jack (TV Movie) (makeup artist: Mr. Pacino)
 2010 Edge of Darkness (key makeup artist: second unit)
 2009 State of Play (makeup artist: Russell Crowe)
 2009 Tenderness (makeup department head)
 2008 The Dark Knight (makeup artist: Mr. Ledger)
 2007 American Gangster (makeup artist: Mr. Crowe)
 2007 3:10 to Yuma (makeup artist: Ben Wade)
 2006 The Departed (key makeup artist)
 2006 My Super Ex-Girlfriend (makeup department head)
 2005/I Stay (makeup department head) / (special effects makeup)
 2005 Hide and Seek (makeup department head)
 2004 The Sopranos (TV Series) (special makeup effects artist - 3 episodes)
- All Happy Families (2004) ... (special makeup effects artist)
- Where's Johnny? (2004) ... (special makeup effects artist)
- Two Tonys (2004) ... (special makeup effects artist)
 2003 Mona Lisa Smile (co-key makeup artist)
 2003 Angels in America (TV Mini-Series) (makeup artist - 4 episodes)
- Perestroika: Beyond Nelly (2003) ... (makeup artist: Mr. Pacino)
- Perestroika: Stop Moving! (2003) ... (makeup artist: Mr. Pacino)
- Perestroika: Heaven, I'm in Heaven (2003) ... (makeup artist: Mr. Pacino)
- Millennium Approaches: Bad News (2003) ... (makeup artist: Mr. Pacino)
 2003 Gigli (makeup artist: Al Pacino)
 2003 The Recruit (makeup artist: Al Pacino)
 2002 People I Know (key makeup artist)
 2002 Sweet Home Alabama (makeup department head: East Coast)
 2002 Unfaithful (special makeup effects artist - uncredited)
 2002 Insomnia (makeup artist: Mr. Pacino)
 2000 American Tragedy (TV Movie) (makeup designer: Mr. Plummer)
 2000 Book of Shadows: Blair Witch 2 (special makeup effects artist)
 2000 Frequency (special makeup department head)
 1999 The Insider (makeup department head)
 1999 The Hurricane (makeup department head)
 1999 The Corruptor (special makeup effects artist)
 1999 In Dreams (makeup department head)
 1998 Witness to the Mob (TV Movie) (makeup artist)
 1998 Sour Grapes (makeup artist: Atlantic City - New York unit)
 1998 Zero Effect (key makeup artist)
 1997 Amistad (makeup artist: East Coast)
 1997 The Brave (key makeup artist - as John Castiglione) / (special makeup effects artist - as John Castiglione)
 1997 Donnie Brasco (key makeup artist)
 1996 Looking for Richard (Documentary) (makeup department head)
 1995 Heat (key makeup artist)
 1980-1994 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (makeup artist - 3 episodes)
- Emilio Estevez/Pearl Jam (1994) ... (makeup artist)
- Steve Martin/Paul & Linda McCartney/3-D (1980) ... (makeup artist)
- Elliott Gould/Gary Numan (1980) ... (makeup artist)
 1993 Yankee Zulu (Rhino & Zulu's special makeup)
 1992 Glory Days (makeup supervisor)
 1992 Chaplin (prosthetics makeup creator: Chaplin)
 1992 Shining Through (character aging makeup: Mr. Douglas) / (character aging makeup: Ms. Griffith)
 1991 For the Boys (character aging makeup designer)
 1991 True Identity (makeup artist)
 1990 Three Men and a Little Lady (makeup designer: Mr. Danson's Old Vicar)
 1990 Dick Tracy (special character makeups designer)
 1988 Liberace: Behind the Music (TV Movie) (special makeup effects artist - as John Caglione)
 1988 The Blob (makeup effects: New York)
 1988 Poltergeist III (special makeup designer)
 1987 My Demon Lover (special makeup effects)
 1986 Manhunter (special makeup designer)
 1985 Year of the Dragon (special effects makeup - as John Caglione)
 1984 Birdy (special makeup - as John Caglione)
 1984 The Cotton Club (key prosthetics makeup)
 1984 C.H.U.D. (special makeup creator: CHUD)
 1983 Amityville 3-D (makeup illusions)
 1983 Zelig (special makeup - as John Caglione)
 1983 The Hunger (make-up assistant: new york unit - as John Caglione)
 1982 Basket Case (special makeup effects)
 1981 Quest for Fire (special effects makeup: Canada - as John Caglione)
 1981 Friday the 13th Part 2 (makeup effects assistant)
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