Earl Ellis was born on May 10, 1962 in the USA. He is known for Planet of the Apes (2001), Men in Black (1997) and Star Trek (2009). See full bio »


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Nominated for 7 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win. See more awards »

Known For

Planet of the Apes Make-Up Department
Men in Black Make-Up Department
Star Trek Make-Up Department
Star Trek: Nemesis Make-Up Department


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 2022 Obi-Wan Kenobi (TV Mini Series) (prosthetic fabrication technician - 3 episodes)
- Part VI (2022) ... (prosthetic fabrication technician)
- Part V (2022) ... (prosthetic fabrication technician)
- Part II (2022) ... (prosthetic fabrication technician - uncredited)
 2020 Await the Dawn (makeup effects sculptor)
 2014 The Monkey King Havoc in Heavens Palace (special makeup effects sculptor: Smith FX)
 2011 The Cabin in the Woods (special makeup effects crew: AFX Studio)
 2009 Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant (prosthetic makeup artist)
 2009 The Warrior and the Wolf (special makeup effects artist: sculptor)
 2009 Star Trek (makeup artist)
 2001-2005 Star Trek: Enterprise (TV Series) (makeup artist - 5 episodes)
- United (2005) ... (makeup artist)
- The Shipment (2003) ... (makeup artist)
- Exile (2003) ... (makeup artist)
- Canamar (2003) ... (makeup artist)
- Broken Bow (2001) ... (makeup artist)
 2002 Star Trek: Nemesis (makeup artist)
 2001 Planet of the Apes (ape makeup artist)
 2001 Star Trek: Voyager (TV Series) (makeup artist - 1 episode)
- The Void (2001) ... (makeup artist - uncredited)
 2000 How the Grinch Stole Christmas (makeup artist)
 2000 The Wonderful World of Disney (TV Series) (prosthetics artist - 1 episode)
- Geppetto (2000) ... (prosthetics artist)
 2000 Angel (TV Series) (makeup artist - 1 episode)
- The Ring (2000) ... (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1997 Men in Black (additional alien makeup effects: ME-FX)
 1996 Sometimes They Come Back... Again (Video) (makeup effects supervisor)
 1995 Virus (TV Movie) (special makeup effects artist)
 1994 Corpse Killer (Video Game) (prosthetic makeup assistant)
 1992 The Presence (TV Movie) (special makeup effects)
 1991 The People Under the Stairs (key special makeup effects technician)
 1990 Linnea Quigley's Horror Workout (Video) (special makeup effects artist)
 1990 Night of the Living Dead (makeup effects assistant)
 1989 Kickboxer (makeup artist)
 1989 Cyborg (special makeup effects assistant)
 1988 Fright Night Part 2 (special makeup crew: Cannom Creations)
 1987-1988 Werewolf (TV Series) (werewolf makeup crew - 8 episodes)
- Gray Wolf (1988) ... (werewolf makeup crew)
- All Hallow's Eve (1987) ... (werewolf makeup crew)
- A World of Difference: Part 2 (1987) ... (werewolf makeup crew)
- Friendly Haven (1987) ... (werewolf makeup crew)
- Spectre of the Wolf (1987) ... (werewolf makeup crew)
 1987 The Lost Boys (effects crew: Cannom)
 1986 Night of the Creeps (makeup effects artist)
 1986 Vamp (special effects makeup assistant)
 1985 Friday the 13th: A New Beginning (special makeup effects artist - as Earl C. Ellis Jr.)
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Alternate Names:

Earl C. Ellis Jr.

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