David LeRoy Anderson

Makeup Department | Special Effects | Camera and Electrical Department
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KNOWN FOR 
Dawn of the Dead (2004) | Men in Black (1997) | Star Trek: Into Darkness (2013)
AWARDS 
Won 2 Oscars. Another 10 wins & 10 nominations More »
AKA 
Dave Anderson | David L. Anderson | David Le Roy Anderson | David Leroy Anderson | David Anderson  Less
GUILDS *
IATSE | Local 706
WORK HISTORY *
Television | Film | Music Video | Commercial  Less
JOB TYPES *
Special F/X Make Up | Special Effects | Hair and Make-up
CITIZENSHIP *
United States (with valid passport) (Authorized to work in United States)
UNPAID WORK *
Not willing to work unpaid
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Projects in Development (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for ApplesauceApplesauce Special Makeup Effects Department Head  Less
Past Film & Video (62 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for DunkirkDunkirk Makeup Effects Lab  Less 2017 $100MM $188MM / $525MM
  • Primary photo for Billy Lynn's Long Halftime WalkBilly Lynn's Long Halftime Walk Makeup Effects Lab (uncredited)  Less 2016 $40MM $1.7MM / $24MM
  • Primary photo for IndigenousIndigenous Special Makeup Effects Artist  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for American SniperAmerican Sniper Makeup Effects Lab  Less 2014 $59MM $350MM / $547MM
  • Primary photo for The JudgeThe Judge Special Effects Makeup Designer  Less 2014 $50MM $47MM / $84MM
  • Primary photo for BaldBald (Short) Special Makeup Effects Designer  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Out of the FurnaceOut of the Furnace Special Effects Makeup Designer  Less 2013 $22MM $11MM / —
  • Primary photo for Star Trek: Into DarknessStar Trek: Into Darkness Makeup Department Head  Less 2013 $190MM $229MM / $467MM
  • Primary photo for LawlessLawless Special Effects Makeup Creator (uncredited)  Less 2012 $26MM $37MM / $54MM
  • Primary photo for Seeking a Friend for the End of the WorldSeeking a Friend for the End of the World Makeup Artist (Steve Carell) (as David L. Anderson)  Less 2012 $10MM $6.6MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Cabin in the WoodsThe Cabin in the Woods Special Makeup Effects Designer  Less 2012 $30MM $42MM / $71MM
  • Primary photo for Mission: Impossible - Ghost ProtocolMission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol Special F/x Makeup Creation  Less 2011 $145MM $209MM / $695MM
  • Primary photo for Crazy, Stupid, Love.Crazy, Stupid, Love. Makeup Artist (Steve Carrell) (as Dave Anderson)  Less 2011 $50MM $84MM / $143MM
  • Primary photo for I Am NancyI Am Nancy Camera Operator (as David Leroy Anderson), Special Thanks (as David Leroy Anderson)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Dinner for SchmucksDinner for Schmucks Makeup Artist (Mr. Carell)  Less 2010 $73MM / $87MM
  • Primary photo for Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street LegacyNever Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy (Video) Himself (archive footage), Special Thanks (AFX Studio) (as David Anderson)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's AssistantCirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant Prosthetics Supervisor  Less 2009 $40MM $14MM / —
  • Primary photo for Angels & DemonsAngels & Demons Prosthetic Makeup Artist (as David L. Anderson)  Less 2009 $150MM $133MM / $486MM
  • Primary photo for Frost/NixonFrost/Nixon Prosthetic Makeup Artist (Mr. Langella)  Less 2008 $25MM $19MM / —
  • Primary photo for AsylumAsylum Special Makeup Effects Designer  Less 2008 $9MM
  • Primary photo for Get SmartGet Smart Makeup Effects Artist (as David L. Anderson)  Less 2008 $80MM $130MM / $231MM
  • Primary photo for Evan AlmightyEvan Almighty Special Makeup Effects Artist (AFX Studio)  Less 2007 $175MM $100MM / $173MM
  • Primary photo for Cinderella ManCinderella Man Special Makeup Effects (as David Leroy Anderson)  Less 2005 $88MM $62MM / $109MM
  • Primary photo for Lords of DogtownLords of Dogtown Special Makeup Effects Designer (uncredited)  Less 2005 $25MM $11MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Lost Tape: Andy's Terrifying Last Days RevealedThe Lost Tape: Andy's Terrifying Last Days Revealed (Video) Special Thanks  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Dawn of the DeadDawn of the Dead Prosthetic Makeup Designer (as David Anderson), Special Makeup Effects Artist  Less 2004 $26MM $59MM / $43MM
  • Primary photo for TimelineTimeline Key Makeup Artist (Los Angeles) (as David L. Anderson)  Less 2003 $80MM $19MM / $24MM
  • Primary photo for Bruce AlmightyBruce Almighty Special Makeup Effects Artist  Less 2003 $81MM $243MM / $485MM
  • Primary photo for DragonflyDragonfly Special Makeup Effects Designer And Creator  Less 2002 $60MM $30MM / $22MM
  • Primary photo for The Brightness You KeepThe Brightness You Keep (Short) Special Makeup Effects Artist  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Nutty Professor II: The KlumpsNutty Professor II: The Klumps Special Makeup Effects Artist  Less 2000 $84MM $123MM / $166MM
  • Primary photo for LifeLife Special Makeup Effects Key Artist (Eddie Murphy old age)  Less 1999 $80MM $64MM / $74MM
  • Primary photo for Mafia!Mafia! Prosthetic Makeup Designer (as David Anderson)  Less 1998 $10MM $20MM / $30MM
  • Primary photo for Out of SightOut of Sight Special Makeup Effects Designer (Albert Brooks) (uncredited)  Less 1998 $48MM $38MM / $78MM
  • Primary photo for Krippendorf's TribeKrippendorf's Tribe Special Tribal Makeup (as David L. Anderson)  Less 1998 $7.5MM / —
  • Primary photo for SpawnSpawn Special Makeup Effects Key Artist (John Leguizamo)  Less 1997 $40MM $55MM / $88MM
  • Primary photo for Men in BlackMen in Black Special Makeup Effects (as David Le Roy Anderson)  Less 1997 $90MM $251MM / $589MM
  • Primary photo for The Nutty ProfessorThe Nutty Professor Special Makeup Effects Assistant (as David Leroy Anderson)  Less 1996 $54MM $129MM / $274MM
  • Primary photo for The ArrivalThe Arrival Makeup Artist (Mr. Sheen)  Less 1996 $25MM $14MM / —
  • Primary photo for Vampire in BrooklynVampire in Brooklyn On-set Special Makeup Effects Application  Less 1995 $20MM $20MM / —
  • Primary photo for WaterworldWaterworld Makeup Artist  Less 1995 $175MM $88MM / $264MM
  • Primary photo for Batman ForeverBatman Forever Special Makeup Effects Artist (uncredited)  Less 1995 $100MM $184MM / $152MM
  • Primary photo for Terminal VelocityTerminal Velocity Makeup Artist (Mr. Sheen) (as David L. Anderson)  Less 1994 $50MM $16MM / $27MM
  • Primary photo for The ChaseThe Chase Hair Stylist (as David Anderson), Makeup Artist (as David Anderson)  Less 1994 $8MM / —
  • Primary photo for Beyond the LawBeyond the Law Makeup Artist  Less 1993 $18MM
  • Primary photo for The Three MusketeersThe Three Musketeers Makeup Artist (Mr. Sheen) (as David Anderson)  Less 1993 $30MM $54MM / —
  • Primary photo for Hot Shots! Part DeuxHot Shots! Part Deux Makeup Artist (Mr. Sheen)  Less 1993 $25MM $39MM / $134MM
  • Primary photo for Loaded Weapon 1Loaded Weapon 1 Special Makeup Effects  Less 1993 $8.2MM $28MM / —
  • Primary photo for Death Becomes HerDeath Becomes Her Assistant Prosthetic Makeup Artist (Ms. Hawn) (as David Anderson)  Less 1992 $55MM $58MM / $149MM
  • Primary photo for Alien 3Alien 3 Alien Creature Effects  Less 1992 $50MM $55MM / $160MM
  • Primary photo for CadenceCadence Makeup (Charlie Sheen) (as David Anderson)  Less 1990 $2.1MM / —
  • Primary photo for Edward ScissorhandsEdward Scissorhands Art Department (Stan Winston Studio) (as David Anderson)  Less 1990 $20MM $56MM / $86MM
  • Primary photo for Men at WorkMen at Work Personal Makeup Artist (Charlie Sheen)  Less 1990 $16MM / —
  • Primary photo for Young Guns IIYoung Guns II Special Effects Makeup Designer (Emilio Estevez old age), Special Makeup Effects Artist  Less 1990 $20MM $44MM / —
  • Primary photo for Demon WindDemon Wind Special Makeup Effects Technician (as David Anderson)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for ShockerShocker Key Special Makeup (as David L. Anderson)  Less 1989 $5MM $17MM / —
  • Primary photo for Pet SemataryPet Sematary Special Makeup Effects Artist (as Dave Anderson)  Less 1989 $12MM $57MM / —
  • Primary photo for Never on TuesdayNever on Tuesday Special Makeup Effects Artist (as Dave Anderson)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for My Stepmother Is an AlienMy Stepmother Is an Alien Animatronic Eye (as David Anderson)  Less 1988 $20MM $14MM / —
  • Primary photo for Alien NationAlien Nation Alien Makeup Effects (as David Anderson)  Less 1988 $16MM $25MM / $32MM
  • Primary photo for The Serpent and the RainbowThe Serpent and the Rainbow Special Makeup Effects Artist (as Dave Anderson)  Less 1988 $7MM $20MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Monster SquadThe Monster Squad Monster Art Department (Stan Winston Studio)  Less 1987 $12MM $3.8MM / —
Past Television (8 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for American Horror StoryAmerican Horror Story (TV Series) Special Effects Makeup Designer ( 25 episodes, 2014–2016 )  Less 2014–2016 25
    • Chapter 10 (Nov 16, 2016) Special Effects Makeup Designer (as David Anderson)  Less
    • Chapter 9 (Nov 9, 2016) Special Effects Makeup Designer (as David Anderson)  Less
    • Chapter 8 (Nov 2, 2016) Special Effects Makeup Designer (as David Anderson)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The ExorcistThe Exorcist (TV Series) Special Makeup Effects Designer ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for Second ChanceSecond Chance (TV Series) Special Makeup Effects Designer ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
    • A Suitable Donor (Jan 13, 2016) Special Makeup Effects Designer  Less
  • Primary photo for Scream QueensScream Queens (TV Series) Special Effects Makeup Designer ( 13 episodes, 2015 ) , Creature Designer ( 13 episodes, 2015 )  Less 2015 13
    • The Final Girl(s) (Dec 8, 2015) Creature Designer, Special Effects Makeup Designer  Less
    • Dorkus (Dec 8, 2015) Creature Designer, Special Effects Makeup Designer  Less
    • Black Friday (Dec 1, 2015) Creature Designer, Special Effects Makeup Designer  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Lizzie Borden ChroniclesThe Lizzie Borden Chronicles (TV Mini-series) Special Makeup Effects Designer ( 8 episodes, 2015 )  Less 2015 8
    • Capsize (May 24, 2015) Special Makeup Effects Designer  Less
    • The Sister's Grimke (May 17, 2015) Special Makeup Effects Designer  Less
    • Fugitive Kind (May 10, 2015) Special Makeup Effects Designer  Less
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  • Primary photo for CrossbonesCrossbones (TV Series) Special Makeup Effects Designer ( 9 episodes, 2014 )  Less 2014 9
    • Blackbeard (Aug 2, 2014) Special Makeup Effects Designer  Less
    • Crossbones (Aug 2, 2014) Special Makeup Effects Designer  Less
    • Beggarman (Jul 25, 2014) Special Makeup Effects Designer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Tuesdays with MorrieTuesdays with Morrie (TV Movie) Makeup Department Head (as David Leroy Anderson)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for BarnumBarnum (TV Movie) Assistant Special Makeup (Young Tom Thumb) (as David Anderson)  Less 1986
Self (7 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Star Trek into Darkness * – MU Department Head & Special MU FX JJ Abrams
  • Cabin in the Woods * – Special M/U FX Design, Production and Application MGM/UA/Dru Goddard
  • Dawn of the Dead * – Special Make-Up FX Design, Production & Application Universal/Zack Snyder
  • Billy Lynn's Long Half Time Walk Home * – MU FX Lab Ang Lee
  • American Sniper * – MU FX Lab Clint Eastwood
  • Ghost Protocol - Mission Impossible 4 * – Special F/X Make-Up Creation Paramount
  • Angels and Demons * – Special Make-Up FX Imagine/Ron Howard
  • FROST/NIXON * – Special Make-Up Design, Production & Application Imagine/Ron Howard
  • The Judge * – MU FX Lab David Dobkin
  • Seeking A Friend * – Make-Up for Steve Carell Focus Features/Lorene Scafaria
  • Indigenous * – Design/Creation of MUFX, Department Head MU Kilburn Media
  • Wettest County * – Special F/X Make-Up Creation John Hillcoat
  • Crazy, Stupid, Love * – Make-up for Steve Carrell Warner Brothers
  • Dinner for Schmucks * – Make-Up Design, Make Up Artist to Steve Carell Paramount/Jay Roach
  • Tropic Thunder * – Application Tom Cruise MU Universal/Ben Stiller
  • Get Smart * – Special FX MU Design, Production & Application Warner Bros/Pete Segal
  • Cinderella Man * – Special Make-Up Design, Production & Application Imagine/Ron Howard
  • Dead Silence * – Special Make-Up FX Design & Production Universal/James Wan
  • Lords of Dogtown * – Special Make-Up Design, Production & Application Sony/Catherine Hardwicke
  • The Nutty Professor * – Special Make-Up F/X Application Universal/Tom Shadyac
  • Cirque Du Freak * – Special F/X Make-Up Department Head Universal/Paul Weitz
  • Evan Almighty * – Special Make-Up Design, Production & Application Universal/Tom Shadyac
  • Men In Black * – Special MU Application "EDGAR" Sony/Barry Sonnenfeld
  • Asylum * – Special Make-Up FX Design & Production Hyde Park/David Ellis
  • Krippendorf's Tribe * – Special Make-Up Design, Production & Application Touchstone/Todd Holland
  • SPAWN * – Special MU Application "CLOWN" New Line/Mark Dippe
  • Bruce Almighty * – Special Make-Up Design, Production & Application Universal/Tom Shadyac
  • Mafia! * – Special Make-Up Design, Production & Application Touchstone/Jim Abrahams
  • Dragonfly * – Special Make-Up Design, Production & Application Universal/Tom Shadyac
  • The Klumps * – Special Make-Up F/X Application Universal/Pete Segal
  • Life * – Special Make-Up F/X Application Universal/Ted Demme
  • Death Becomes Her * – Special Make-Up Design, Production,Application Universal/Robert Zemeckis
  • Get Smart * – Special Make-Up Design, Production & Application Warner Brothers/Pete Segal
TelevisionCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • American Horror Story: Freakshow * – Special MU FX Lab for Eryn Krueger-Mekash Fox Television/Ryan Murphy
  • The Lizzie Borden Chronicles * – MU FX Lab Sony Pictures Television
  • Crossbones * – MUFX Production for Ken Diaz NBC/Universal
  • Scream Queens * – MUFX Designer Ryan Murphy/FoxTV
VideoCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Irontom's "The Minista" * – Producer / MU FX Irontom

Additional Awards (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

EVENTYEAR
  • Academy Awards * – Best Make-Up 1996
  • Academy Awards * – Best Make-Up 1997
  • BAFTA Awards * – Best Make-Up 1996
  • Academy Awards * – Nomination Best Make-Up 2006

Prior Job Titles (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

TITLE
  • Special F/X Make-Up Design and Production *
  • Special F/X Make-Up Department Head *
  • Make-Up Artist *
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).
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