Mike Elizalde (I)

Special Effects | Makeup Department | Miscellaneous Crew
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KNOWN FOR 
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014) | Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008) | Stranger Things (2016)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 6 wins & 4 nominations More »
AKA 
Mike Elizade | Michael Elizalde | Winston Mike Elizalde
BORN 
1960 (age 56)

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Projects in Development (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Films in Production (4 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for Avengers: Infinity WarAvengers: Infinity War Makeup Effects Consultant (Vision)  Less 2018 Post-Prod
  • Primary photo for BrightBright Creature Effects Supervisor (Spectral Motion)  Less 2017 $90MM Post-Prod
  • Primary photo for StowawayStowaway Makeup Department Head  Less
  • Primary photo for The Empty ManThe Empty Man Make Up Effects Designer  Less Post-Prod
Television in Production (1 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
  • Primary photo for Lost in SpaceLost in Space (TV Series) Creature Effects Supervisor (Spectral Motion)  Less 2018–  Post-Prod
Past Film & Video (91 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Gehenna: Where Death LivesGehenna: Where Death Lives Creature And Makeup Effects Designer, Creature Effects Supervisor  Less 2016 $240K
  • Primary photo for Bone TomahawkBone Tomahawk Design Consultant (uncredited)  Less 2015 $1.8MM
  • Primary photo for The Mill at Calder's EndThe Mill at Calder's End (Short) Special Thanks  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for NightlightNightlight Creature Effects Designer (Spectral Motion)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Gnome AloneGnome Alone Prosthetic Makeup Supervisor, Makeup Effects Supervisor  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) Specialty Costume Supervisor (Mike Elizalde's Spectral Motion), Special Makeup Effects Artist (uncredited)  Less 2014 $18MM $42MM
  • Primary photo for Dead Snow 2: Red vs. DeadDead Snow 2: Red vs. Dead Prosthetic Makeup Designer  Less 2014 NOK 35MM
  • Primary photo for ExistsExists Creature Effects Designer (Spectral Motion), Co-Producer (uncredited)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Knights of BadassdomKnights of Badassdom Creature And Makeup Effects Designer, Executive Producer  Less 2013 $87K
  • Primary photo for Anchorman 2: The Legend ContinuesAnchorman 2: The Legend Continues Creature Effects  Less 2013 $50MM $127MM
  • Primary photo for Nothing Left to FearNothing Left to Fear Creative Supervisor  Less 2013 $3MM $8K
  • Primary photo for Percy Jackson: Sea of MonstersPercy Jackson: Sea of Monsters Design Consultant  Less 2013 $90MM $69MM
  • Primary photo for R.I.P.D.R.I.P.D. Creature Design Consultant  Less 2013 $130MM $34MM
  • Primary photo for Pacific RimPacific Rim Visual Effects (uncredited)  Less 2013 $190MM $102MM
  • Primary photo for Hansel & Gretel: Witch HuntersHansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters Makeup Effects Designer  Less 2013 $50MM $56MM
  • Primary photo for LooperLooper Makeup Effects Supervisor (Spectral Motion)  Less 2012 $30MM $66MM
  • Primary photo for The ApparitionThe Apparition Creature And Makeup Effects Designer  Less 2012 $17MM $4.9MM
  • Primary photo for The WatchThe Watch Design Consultant  Less 2012 $68MM $35MM
  • Primary photo for X-Men: First ClassX-Men: First Class Special Makeup Designer  Less 2011 $160MM $146MM
  • Primary photo for Your HighnessYour Highness Makeup Effects Designer  Less 2011 $50MM $22MM
  • Primary photo for PaulPaul Creator (Paul puppet effects)  Less 2011 $40MM $37MM
  • Primary photo for Attack the BlockAttack the Block Creature Effects  Less 2011 $13MM $1MM
  • Primary photo for Battle Los AngelesBattle Los Angeles Design Consultant  Less 2011 $70MM $84MM
  • Primary photo for Red Riding HoodRed Riding Hood Design Consultant  Less 2011 $42MM $38MM
  • Primary photo for Big Mommas: Like Father, Like SonBig Mommas: Like Father, Like Son Makeup Design Consultant  Less 2011 $32MM $38MM
  • Primary photo for Don't Be Afraid of the DarkDon't Be Afraid of the Dark Creature Designer, Creature Design Consultant  Less 2010 $25MM $24MM
  • Primary photo for Little FockersLittle Fockers Design Consultant  Less 2010 $100MM $148MM
  • Primary photo for Blood: The Last VampireBlood: The Last Vampire Creature & Makeup Effects Designer, Lead Prosthetic Makeup Artist, Prosthetic Makeup Department Head  Less 2009 $30MM $257K
  • Primary photo for Land of the LostLand of the Lost Creature And Makeup Effects Designer  Less 2009 $100MM $49MM
  • Primary photo for The Day the Earth Stood StillThe Day the Earth Stood Still Design Consultant  Less 2008 $80MM $79MM
  • Primary photo for Seventh MoonSeventh Moon Creature And Makeup Effects Designer  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Hellboy II: The Golden ArmyHellboy II: The Golden Army Makeup Designer  Less 2008 $85MM $76MM
  • Primary photo for The HappeningThe Happening Makeup Supervisor (Spectral Motion)  Less 2008 $48MM $65MM
  • Primary photo for One Missed CallOne Missed Call Special Makeup Effects Designer And Creator  Less 2008 $27MM $27MM
  • Primary photo for Fantastic 4: Rise of the Silver SurferFantastic 4: Rise of the Silver Surfer Lead Artist (Spectral Motion, Inc.), Prosthetic Makeup Department Head (Spectral Motion, Inc.), Special Makeup Effects Designer  Less 2007 $130MM $132MM
  • Primary photo for The Strange Case of T.W. And the Garrulous HeadThe Strange Case of T.W. And the Garrulous Head (Short) Very Special Thanks  Less 2007 $1K
  • Primary photo for AlteredAltered Prosthetic Makeup Department Head  Less 2006 $8MM
  • Primary photo for The GravedancersThe Gravedancers Makeup Designer  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Lady in the WaterLady in the Water Makeup Effects Supervisor, Prosthetic Makeup Department Head (uncredited), Creature Effects Supervisor  Less 2006 $70MM $42MM
  • Primary photo for X-Men: The Last StandX-Men: The Last Stand Makeup Effects Supervisor (Spectral Motion, Inc.)  Less 2006 $210MM $234MM
  • Primary photo for Fantastic FourFantastic Four Makeup Supervisor, Creature Effects Supervisor  Less 2005 $100MM $155MM
  • Primary photo for Blade: TrinityBlade: Trinity Makeup Effects (as Michael Elizalde)  Less 2004 $65MM $52MM
  • Primary photo for HellboyHellboy Makeup Supervisor, Puppeteer  Less 2004 $66MM $60MM
  • Primary photo for DreamcatcherDreamcatcher Mechanical Designer  Less 2003 $68MM $34MM
  • Primary photo for Star Trek: NemesisStar Trek: Nemesis Mechanical Designer  Less 2002 $60MM $43MM
  • Primary photo for TheyThey Mechanics (Patrick Tatopoulos Designs)  Less 2002 $17MM $13MM
  • Primary photo for Puphedz: The Tattle-Tale HeartPuphedz: The Tattle-Tale Heart (Short) Puppeteer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Men in Black IIMen in Black II Puppeteer, Mechanical Department (Cinovation) (uncredited)  Less 2002 $140MM $190MM
  • Primary photo for Blade IIBlade II Lead Puppeteer, Lead Mechanical Engineer (Steve Johnson's XFX)  Less 2002 $54MM $82MM
  • Primary photo for ArachnidArachnid Mechanical Designer, Puppeteer  Less 2001 $570K
  • Primary photo for A.I. Artificial IntelligenceA.I. Artificial Intelligence Puppeteer (uncredited), Key Animatronic Designer ("Mecha", Stan Winston Studio)  Less 2001 $100MM $79MM
  • Primary photo for MonkeyboneMonkeybone Mechanical Designer, Puppeteer  Less 2001 $75MM $5.4MM
  • Primary photo for Nutty Professor II: The KlumpsNutty Professor II: The Klumps Giant Hamster (uncredited)  Less 2000 $84MM $123MM
  • Primary photo for Bicentennial ManBicentennial Man Puppeteer, Animatronics Engineer (Steve Johnson's XFX, Inc.)  Less 1999 $100MM $58MM
  • Primary photo for Mighty Joe YoungMighty Joe Young Puppeteer, Mechanical Department (Cinovation/Rick Baker Crew)  Less 1998 $90MM $51MM
  • Primary photo for Men in BlackMen in Black Puppeteer, Mechanic (Cinovation Studios)  Less 1997 $90MM $251MM
  • Primary photo for The FrightenersThe Frighteners Mechanical Designer  Less 1996 $30MM $17MM
  • Primary photo for The Nutty ProfessorThe Nutty Professor Puppeteer  Less 1996 $54MM $129MM
  • Primary photo for JumanjiJumanji Mechanical Designer (uncredited)  Less 1995 $50MM $100MM
  • Primary photo for Lord of IllusionsLord of Illusions Mechanical Designer (Steve Johnson's XFX, Inc.)  Less 1995 $12MM $13MM
  • Primary photo for SpeciesSpecies Puppeteer, "Sil" Puppet Mechanical Design (Steve Johnson's XFX, Inc.)  Less 1995 $35MM $60MM
  • Primary photo for Batman ForeverBatman Forever Puppeteer (uncredited)  Less 1995 $100MM $184MM
  • Primary photo for FlukeFluke Mechanical Designer  Less 1995 $15MM $4MM
  • Primary photo for The Santa ClauseThe Santa Clause Lead Puppeteer (uncredited), Lead Puppeteer (Amalgamated Dynamics, Inc.), Reindeer Mechanical Department (Amalgamated Dynamics, Inc.)  Less 1994 $22MM $145MM
  • Primary photo for StargateStargate Creature Art Department  Less 1994 $55MM $72MM
  • Primary photo for CliffordClifford Mechanical Designer, Puppeteer  Less 1994 $19MM $7.4MM
  • Primary photo for Addams Family ValuesAddams Family Values Mechanical Designer  Less 1993 $75MM $49MM
  • Primary photo for Wilder NapalmWilder Napalm Special Effects Technician  Less 1993 $85K
  • Primary photo for ConeheadsConeheads Special Effects Makeup  Less 1993 $21MM
  • Primary photo for Super Mario Bros.Super Mario Bros. Puppeteer  Less 1993 $42MM $21MM
  • Primary photo for Hot Shots! Part DeuxHot Shots! Part Deux Mechanical Designer  Less 1993 $25MM $39MM
  • Primary photo for Home Alone 2: Lost in New YorkHome Alone 2: Lost in New York Special Effects Technician (uncredited)  Less 1992 $18MM $174MM
  • Primary photo for Honey I Blew Up the KidHoney I Blew Up the Kid Puppet/makeup Effects (Kevin Yagher Productions), Puppeteer  Less 1992 $40MM $59MM
  • Primary photo for The Addams FamilyThe Addams Family Lead Puppeteer (uncredited)  Less 1991 $30MM $114MM
  • Primary photo for Bill & Ted's Bogus JourneyBill & Ted's Bogus Journey Puppeteer  Less 1991 $20MM $38MM
  • Primary photo for The Naked Gun 2½: The Smell of FearThe Naked Gun 2½: The Smell of Fear Effects Artist (uncredited)  Less 1991 $23MM $87MM
  • Primary photo for One Good CopOne Good Cop Mechanical Designer (uncredited)  Less 1991 $4MM $11MM
  • Primary photo for Nothing But TroubleNothing But Trouble Special Makeup Effects Artist  Less 1991 $40MM $8.5MM
  • Primary photo for DarkmanDarkman Sculptor (makeup effects unit)  Less 1990 $16MM $34MM
  • Primary photo for Gremlins 2: The New BatchGremlins 2: The New Batch Puppeteer  Less 1990 $50MM $41MM
  • Primary photo for Total RecallTotal Recall Special Effects Technician  Less 1990 $65MM $119MM
  • Primary photo for ArenaArena Special Effects Technician  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Howling V: The RebirthHowling V: The Rebirth Special Makeup Effects Artist  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The CellarThe Cellar Animatronics Engineer (uncredited)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Look Who's TalkingLook Who's Talking Mechanical Designer (uncredited), Puppeteer (uncredited)  Less 1989 $7.5MM $140MM
  • Primary photo for A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream ChildA Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child Effects Crew (David Miller Studio), Sculptor (Todd Masters Company)  Less 1989 $6MM $22MM
  • Primary photo for Turner & HoochTurner & Hooch Special Effects Technician (uncredited)  Less 1989 $71MM
  • Primary photo for Food of the Gods IIFood of the Gods II Effects Artist (uncredited)  Less 1989 $3.5MM
  • Primary photo for HeadhunterHeadhunter Special Effects Technician  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for WatchersWatchers Special Effects Technician (uncredited)  Less 1988 $940K
  • Primary photo for A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream WarriorsA Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors Puppeteer  Less 1987 $4.5MM $45MM
Past Television (11 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Legends of TomorrowLegends of Tomorrow (TV Series) Creature Effects Supervisor (Spectral Motion) ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
    • Invasion! (Dec 1, 2016) Creature Effects Supervisor (Spectral Motion) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Stranger ThingsStranger Things (TV Series) Creature Effects Supervisor (Spectral Motion) ( 6 episodes, 2016 ) , Puppeteer (Spectral Motion) ( 6 episodes, 2016 )  Less 2016 6
    • Chapter Eight: The Upside Down (Jul 15, 2016) Creature Effects Supervisor (Spectral Motion), Puppeteer (Spectral Motion)  Less
    • Chapter Six: The Monster (Jul 15, 2016) Creature Effects Supervisor (Spectral Motion), Puppeteer (Spectral Motion)  Less
    • Chapter Five: The Flea and the Acrobat (Jul 15, 2016) Creature Effects Supervisor (Spectral Motion), Puppeteer (Spectral Motion)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Carbonaro EffectThe Carbonaro Effect (TV Series) Specialty Props ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Sleepy HollowSleepy Hollow (TV Series) Specialty Costume Consultant ( 2 episodes, 2014–2015 )  Less 2014–2015 2
  • Primary photo for The QuestThe Quest (TV Series) Prosthetic Makeup Effects Designer  Less 2014– 
  • Primary photo for Robot Combat LeagueRobot Combat League (TV Series) Owner, Spectral Motion, Inc. ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for 2010 MTV Movie Awards2010 MTV Movie Awards (TV Special) Special Makeup Effects Artist  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Captain Cook's Extraordinary AtlasCaptain Cook's Extraordinary Atlas (TV Movie) Creature And Makeup Effects Designer  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Saint SinnerSaint Sinner (TV Movie) Mechanical Designer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Tales from the CryptTales from the Crypt (TV Series) Puppeteer ( 2 episodes, 1991–1992 ) , Animatronics Designer ( 2 episodes, 1991–1992 ) , Dental Technician ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991–1992 3
    • Strung Along (Sep 2, 1992) Puppeteer, Animatronics Designer  Less
    • The Reluctant Vampire (Jul 10, 1991) Dental Technician  Less
    • Dead Wait (Jul 3, 1991) Puppeteer, Animatronics Designer  Less
  • Primary photo for Hiroshima: Out of the AshesHiroshima: Out of the Ashes (TV Movie) Special Makeup Effects Artist  Less 1990
Self (11 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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