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William Forsche


At the age of 15, disguised with a false beard and with a fake ID and $15, William Forsche ran away from his Wisconsin home and hitchhiked to Hollywood. Forsche soon found work at Universal Studios Tour. It was there he met make-up artist David B. Miller who gave him insights to the business and a great deal of encouragement. At the age of 17, ... See full bio »

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Known For

Critters Make-Up Department
(1986)
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Make-Up Department
(1992)
The Lost Boys Make-Up Department
(1987)
A Nightmare on Elm Street Make-Up Department
(2010)

Filmography

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 2010 A Nightmare on Elm Street (makeup effects lab technician - as Bill Forsche)
 2009 College Video #13 (Video short) (special makeup effects artist - as Bill Forsche)
 2009 Modus Operandi (special makeup effects assistance - as Bill Forsche)
 1996 The Nutty Professor (Rick Baker crew member - uncredited)
 1992 Buffy the Vampire Slayer (special makeup effects artist)
 1991 Scanners III: The Takeover (special makeup effects artist - as Bill Forsche)
 1991 Scanners II: The New Order (special makeup effects artist - as Bill Forsche)
 1991 A Kiss Before Dying (life casting: Matt Dillon - uncredited)
 1990 The Exorcist III (special makeup effects artist - uncredited)
 1989 Dance of the Damned (special makeup effects artist - uncredited)
 1989 The Terror Within (special makeup effects artist - as Bill Forsche)
 1988 Spellcaster (special makeup effects artist - uncredited)
 1988 Howling IV: The Original Nightmare (Video) (special makeup effects artist - as Bill Forsche)
 1988 A Time to Remember (makeup artist)
 1988 A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master (special makeup effects artist - as Bill Forsche)
 1988 Dead Heat (effects technician: XFX Inc. - as Bill Foertsch)
 1988 Night of the Demons (special makeup effects artist - uncredited)
 1988 Beetlejuice (Barbara/Adam transformation assistant - uncredited)
 1987 Slaughterhouse Rock (special makeup effects artist - uncredited)
 1987 The Lost Boys (effects crew: Cannom - as Bill Foertsch)
 1987 The Outing (special makeup effects artist - as Bill Forsche)
 1986 Dolls (special makeup effects artist - as Bill Forsche)
 1986 From Beyond (special makeup effects artist - uncredited)
 1986 Critters (makeup artist: "Zanti" - as Bill Forsche)
 1984 The Game (makeup artist - as Bill Forsche) / (special makeup effects artist - as Bill Forsche)
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Alternate Names:

Bill Foertsch | Bill Forsche | Bull Forsche
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Trivia:

2016 saw Forsche recreate life masks of David Bowie for museums and high profile collectors; he had originally created life masks for David Bowie himself in 1988. See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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