KillChrissy

Special Effects Makeup Artist

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Mustaches For Everyone!

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We have two actors that are playing more than one role in the movie. They’re each playing three to be exact. Travis is playing a dad and his two sons, and Matt is playing two cops and a teacher. We’ve been using bald caps, glasses,  and mustaches to make them look different in each role. I do a fake tan on one of Travis’s charscters, but it doesn’t really show up in black and white. 

Here’s Matt in one of his cop mustaches.

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March 6, 2008 at 2:34 am

Chocolate on the dance floor.

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Today we did a ripped out throat. It was my first time doing any blood tubing, and I was totally making it up along the way, but I think it came out pretty good. We were shooting at One Eyed Jacks, which is a rock and roll bar in the French Quarter, and I got to spray chocolate syrup all over the dance floor.  I can’t wait until I get to spray some of the actors. Man, this stuff is so much fun.

Here’s a video of our producer showing off his fake mustache. That’s our director off camera trying and failing to sing the snake charmer song. I mean, really, who doesn’t know how the snake charmer song goes?

Mustache Dance

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March 5, 2008 at 1:44 am

Taste The Rainbow…Again.

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Today was a pretty laid back day. Only three scenes to shoot, and just straight makeup. Everything went smoothly until I asked the producer’s son to hand me my soda. He picked up the can, handed it to me, and vomited skittles all over my jeans. Thank god for 91% isopropyl alcohol.
                                            

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March 1, 2008 at 12:09 am