No photo available. Represent John Shea? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Up 142,154 this week

John Shea (IV)

John Shea is known for his work on Planet of the Apes (2001), Star Trek: First Contact (1996) and The Chronicles of Riddick (2004). See full bio »

What Movies Do You Want to See This Summer?

Buzzing comedies such as The Spy Who Dumped Me await you in our Summer Movie Guide. Check in for all the info you need.

See our Summer Movie Guide

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of John Shea's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Planet of the Apes
Planet of the Apes Special Effects
Star Trek: First Contact
Star Trek: First Contact Special Effects
The Chronicles of Riddick
The Chronicles of Riddick Special Effects
Underworld: Rise of the Lycans


Hide Hide Show Show Special effects (33 credits)
 2013 Bad Grandpa (special effects technician)
 2013 Curse of Chucky (seamer: Alterian) / (skin fabricator: Alterian)
 2012 Gallowwalkers (fabricator: Tatopolous Studios Inc.)
 2012 The Three Stooges (hair technician)
 2012 Robot & Frank (seamer: robot and robotic effects, Alterian)
 2011 Sucker Punch (suit fabricator)
 2010 Tron (suit fabricator)
 2010 The Last Airbender (suit fabricator)
 2010 Tekken (suit fabricator)
 2009 Gentlemen Broncos (key hair effects)
 2009 Blood Creek (fabricator)
 2009 Bitch Slap (key hair effects - uncredited)
 2009 Angels & Demons (key hair effects) / (special effects technician)
 2009 Underworld: Rise of the Lycans (creature suit fabricator)
 2009 Anatomy of Hope (TV Movie) (seamer)
 2008 Bedtime Stories (special effects technician)
 2008 Pathology (fabricator)
 2008 Superhero Movie (suit fabricator)
 2007 Trick 'r Treat (key fabricator) / (lead fabricator)
 2007 Spider-Man 3 (special effects foreman) / (special effects supervisor)
 2005/I Fantastic Four (fabrication crew)
 2005 Son of the Mask (fabricator)
 2004 Six Feet Under (TV Series) (prosthetic effects - 1 episode)
- Untitled (2004) ... (prosthetic effects)
 2004 The Chronicles of Riddick (detail and painting)
 2004 Van Helsing (fabricator)
 2003 Underworld (special effects technician)
 2002 Men in Black II (seaming and patching department: Cinovation)
 2001 Planet of the Apes (seaming and patching department: Cinovation Studios)
 2000 How the Grinch Stole Christmas (special effects makeup)
 1998 Mighty Joe Young (seaming and patching department)
 1996 Star Trek: First Contact (robot suit fabricator)
 1996 Dark Skies (TV Series) (alien effects: Todd Masters Company)
 1995 Mortal Kombat (special effects crew - uncredited)
Show Show Makeup Department (3 credits)
Show Show Art department (2 credits)
Show Show Actor (1 credit)
Show Show Production designer (1 credit)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (3 credits)

Personal Details

Other Works:

Music video "Adore Me" for the band Powder! - Costume Designer See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | See more »


6' (1.83 m)

Did You Know?


Los Angeles, California


Design By John Shea


Pitchfork See more »

Contribute to This Page