Kazuhiro Tsuji was born on May 25, 1969 in Kyoto, Japan. He is known for his work on Planet of the Apes (2001), Darkest Hour (2017) and How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000). See full bio »

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Planet of the Apes Makeup Department
Darkest Hour Makeup Department
How the Grinch Stole Christmas Makeup Department


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  Coach Stage Stage Coach (Prosthetic Makeup And Effects Designer) (filming)
 2017 Darkest Hour (prosthetic makeup and hair designer: Gary Oldman)
 2012 The Place Beyond the Pines (prosthetic makeup crew - as Kazu Tsuji)
 2012 Looper (prosthetic makeup designer: Joseph Gordon-Levitt)
 2012/I Total Recall (special makeup effects artist)
 2012 Hemingway & Gellhorn (TV Movie) (special effects makeup artist: Ms. Kidman)
 2012 Killing Them Softly (makeup concept designer: Brad Pitt)
 2011 Just Go with It (special effects makeup artist)
 2010 Tron (special makeup effects artist)
 2010 Salt (prosthetic makeup designer: Ms. Jolie)
 2009 G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (prosthetic makeup designer: 'The Doctor')
 2009 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (special makeup effects artist)
 2009 Angels & Demons (prosthetic makeup artist)
 2008 The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (special makeup effects artist)
 2008 Tropic Thunder (special makeup effects artist - uncredited)
 2008 You Don't Mess with the Zohan (special makeup designer - uncredited)
 2007 Enchanted (special makeup effects - as Kazu Tsuji)
 2007 I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry (special effects makeup)
 2007 Norbit (prosthetic makeup supervisor)
 2006 Click (prosthetic makeup supervisor)
 2005 The Ring Two (makeup effects supervisor)
 2004 Hellboy (special makeup effects artist)
 2003 The Haunted Mansion (special makeup effects artist)
 2002 The Ring (project supervisor: Cinovation) / (sculptor: Cinovation - uncredited)
 2002 Men in Black II (special makeup effects artist - uncredited)
 2001 Planet of the Apes (designer/sculptor: Cinovation Studios) / (makeup designer: Thade) / (makeup designer: ape makeup)
 2000 How the Grinch Stole Christmas (makeup artist: Grinch)
 1999 Wild Wild West (makeup designer)
 1999/I Life (key makeup artist)
 1997 Critical Care (makeup application: Mr. Brooks)
 1992 Minbô no onna (special makeup effects artist)
 1991 Hachi-gatsu no rapusodî (special makeup effects artist)
 1989 Sûîto Homu (special makeup effects artist)
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Alternate Names:

Kazuhiro 'Kazu' Tsuji | Kazu Tsuji

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