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Allan Snyder (I) (1914–1994)

Allan Snyder was born on August 7, 1914 in New Jersey, USA. He is known for his work on The Poseidon Adventure (1972), Rosemary's Baby (1968) and The Party (1968). He was married to Marjorie Plecher and Beverly Bray. He died on April 16, 1994 in Hansville, Washington, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Poseidon Adventure Make-Up Department
Rosemary's Baby Make-Up Department
The Party Make-Up Department
Little House on the Prairie Make-Up Department


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  Highway to Heaven (TV Series) (makeup artist - 60 episodes, 1984 - 1987) (makeup - 8 episodes, 1986 - 1987)
- The Gift of Life (1987) ... (makeup)
- Ghost Rider (1987) ... (makeup)
- Heavy Date (1987) ... (makeup)
- A Father's Faith (1987) ... (makeup)
- Parents' Day (1987) ... (makeup artist)
 1984 Little House: Bless All the Dear Children (TV Movie) (makeup artist)
 1984 Sam's Son (makeup artist)
 1984 Racing with the Moon (makeup artist)
 1984 Little House: The Last Farewell (TV Movie) (makeup artist)
  Little House on the Prairie (TV Series) (makeup artist - 189 episodes, 1974 - 1983) (hair stylist - 1 episode, 1975)
- Hello and Goodbye (1983) ... (makeup artist)
- May I Have This Dance? (1983) ... (makeup artist)
- For the Love of Blanche (1983) ... (makeup artist)
- The Last Summer (1983) ... (makeup artist)
- A Child with No Name (1983) ... (makeup artist)
 1983 Love Is Forever (TV Movie) (makeup artist: Mr. Landon)
 1981 Father Murphy (TV Series) (makeup artist - 1 episode)
- Father Murphy (1981) ... (makeup artist)
 1980 Marilyn: The Untold Story (TV Movie) (makeup artist - as Allan 'Whitey' Snyder)
 1978 Mitzi... What's Hot, What's Not (TV Special) (makeup artist)
 1977 The Goodbye Girl (makeup artist - as Allan Whitey Snyder)
 1976 The Loneliest Runner (TV Movie) (makeup artist)
 1976 A Star Is Born (makeup artist)
 1976 Brenda Starr (TV Movie) (makeup artist)
 1975 The 1975 Fashion Awards (TV Special) (makeup artist)
 1974 The Underground Man (TV Movie) (makeup artist)
 1974 Night Games (TV Movie) (makeup artist)
 1973 Scream Blacula Scream (makeup artist - as Alan Snider)
 1973 The Red Pony (TV Movie) (makeup artist)
 1972 The Poseidon Adventure (makeup artist)
 1972 1776 (makeup artist)
 1971 Diamonds Are Forever (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1971 The Steagle (makeup artist)
 1971 The Marriage of a Young Stockbroker (makeup artist - as Alan Snyder)
 1971 Big Jake (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1971 Pretty Maids All in a Row (makeup artist)
 1970 How Do I Love Thee? (makeup artist: Miss O'Hara - as Alan Snyder)
 1970 The Moonshine War (makeup artist)
 1970 Darling Lili (makeup artist - as Allen Snyder)
 1968 Rosemary's Baby (makeup artist)
 1968 The Party (makeup supervisor)
 1966 What Did You Do in the War, Daddy? (makeup supervisor)
 1965 Boeing, Boeing (makeup artist)
 1963 Tammy and the Doctor (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1962 Something's Got to Give (Short) (makeup artist: Miss Monroe - uncredited)
 1961 The Misfits (makeup)
 1960 Let's Make Love (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1959 Born to Be Loved (makeup artist)
 1959 Some Like It Hot (makeup artist: Miss Monroe - uncredited)
 1959 The Diary of Anne Frank (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1959 Verboten! (makeup artist - as Allen Snyder)
 1958 Rally 'Round the Flag, Boys! (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1958 The Lost Missile (makeup artist - as Alan Snyder)
 1958 The Spider (makeup artist - as Allen Snyder)
 1958 The Naked and the Dead (makeup supervisor)
 1958 South Pacific (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1957 Peyton Place (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1956 Around the World in 80 Days (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1956 Bus Stop (makeup artist: Miss Monroe - uncredited)
 1955 The Seven Year Itch (makeup artist: Miss Monroe - uncredited)
 1954 There's No Business Like Show Business (makeup artist: Miss Monroe - uncredited)
 1954 River of No Return (makeup artist: Miss Monroe - uncredited)
 1953 How to Marry a Millionaire (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1953 Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (makeup artist: Miss Monroe - uncredited)
 1953 Niagara (makeup artist: Miss Monroe - uncredited)
 1952 The Jack Benny Program (TV Series) (makeup artist - 1 episode)
- Bob Crosby's Contract (1952) ... (makeup artist: Miss Monroe)
 1952 Monkey Business (makeup artist: Miss Monroe - uncredited)
 1952 Viva Zapata! (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1950 For Heaven's Sake (makeup artist - as Alan Snyder)
 1950 Two Flags West (makeup artist)
 1950 My Blue Heaven (makeup artist)
 1950 Whirlpool (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1949 Everybody Does It (makeup artist - as Alan Snyder)
 1949 It Happens Every Spring (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1949 The Beautiful Blonde from Bashful Bend (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1949 The Fan (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1948 That Wonderful Urge (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1948 The Walls of Jericho (assistant makeup artist - uncredited)
 1944 Take It or Leave It (makeup artist - uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Alan Snider | Alan Snyder | Allan 'Whitey' Snyder | Allan Whitey Snyder | Allen Snyder


Marjorie Plecher  (his death) | See more »

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Made a pact with close friend, Marilyn Monroe, that if she were to die before him, he would make-up her body for the funeral. When she passed away aged 36 in 1962, he fulfilled his promise. See more »



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