Stan Winston (1946–2008)

Special Effects | Makeup Department | Miscellaneous Crew
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KNOWN FOR 
Terminator 2 (1991) | A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001) | Iron Man (2008)
AWARDS 
Won 4 Oscars. Another 21 wins & 36 nominations More »
AKA 
Stanley Winston
BORN 
Apr 7, 1946 (died Jun 15, 2008)
HEIGHT 
5' 7" (1.70m)

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Projects in Development (3 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (86 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The HallowThe Hallow In Memory Of  Less 2015 $9K / —
  • Primary photo for ABCs of SuperheroesABCs of Superheroes Jens Thanks  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Remembering the Monster Kid : A Tribute to Stan WinstonRemembering the Monster Kid : A Tribute to Stan Winston In Memory Of, Special Thanks  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Crystal Lake Memories: The Complete History of Friday the 13thCrystal Lake Memories: The Complete History of Friday the 13th (Video) In Memory Of  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Jurassic Park: Prime SurvivalJurassic Park: Prime Survival (Short) Dedicated To  Less 2010 £1K
  • Primary photo for Shutter IslandShutter Island Special Effects (uncredited)  Less 2010 $80MM $128MM / $295MM
  • Primary photo for AvatarAvatar Special Effects (uncredited)  Less 2009 $237MM $761MM / $2.79B
  • Primary photo for G.I. Joe: The Rise of CobraG.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra Special Effects  Less 2009 $175MM $152MM / $302MM
  • Primary photo for Terminator SalvationTerminator Salvation Creature Effects Supervisor, In Loving Memory Of  Less 2009 $200MM $125MM / $371MM
  • Primary photo for The Crystal SkullsThe Crystal Skulls (Video) In Memory Of  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Iron ManIron Man Special Effects  Less 2008 $140MM $318MM / $585MM
  • Primary photo for The BasementThe Basement (Short) Dedicatee  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The Deaths of Ian StoneThe Deaths of Ian Stone Producer  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Monster Squad Forever!Monster Squad Forever! (Video) Additional Thanks  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The BenchwarmersThe Benchwarmers Animatronic Robot Effects  Less 2006 $33MM $58MM / —
  • Primary photo for Gentle LoversGentle Lovers (Short) Mr. Fern  Less 2006 $22K
  • Primary photo for TidelandTideland Face Cast (Noah)  Less 2005 $19MM $66K / $198K
  • Primary photo for Shadows of the Bat: The Cinematic Saga of the Dark Knight - Dark Side of the KnightShadows of the Bat: The Cinematic Saga of the Dark Knight - Dark Side of the Knight (Video) Special Thanks  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Hellraiser: DeaderHellraiser: Deader (Video) Producer  Less 2005 $4MM
  • Primary photo for SmileSmile Special Thanks  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for ConstantineConstantine Special Makeup Effects Artist, Makeup And Animatronic Effects  Less 2005 $100MM $76MM / $231MM
  • Primary photo for Fangoria: Blood DriveFangoria: Blood Drive (Video) Himself, Special Thanks  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Big FishBig Fish Special Effects Director  Less 2003 $70MM $66MM / $123MM
  • Primary photo for Terminator 3: Rise of the MachinesTerminator 3: Rise of the Machines Special Makeup Effects Artist, Animatronic Effects (Terminator)  Less 2003 $200MM $150MM / $283MM
  • Primary photo for Wrong TurnWrong Turn Producer  Less 2003 $13MM $15MM / $8.9MM
  • Primary photo for Darkness FallsDarkness Falls Tooth Fairy Designer  Less 2003 $11MM $33MM / $47MM
  • Primary photo for The Time MachineThe Time Machine Morlock Makeup Effects  Less 2002 $80MM $57MM / $124MM
  • Primary photo for Other Voices: Creating 'The Terminator'Other Voices: Creating 'The Terminator' (Video) Himself - Terminator Makeup Effects Creator, Special Thanks  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Jurassic Park IIIJurassic Park III Live Action Dinosaurs  Less 2001 $93MM $181MM / $369MM
  • Primary photo for A.I. Artificial IntelligenceA.I. Artificial Intelligence Special Robot Makeup Effects (uncredited), Animatronics Designer, Robot Character Designer  Less 2001 $100MM $79MM / $236MM
  • Primary photo for Pearl HarborPearl Harbor Special Makeup Effects Artist  Less 2001 $140MM $199MM / $449MM
  • Primary photo for Galaxy QuestGalaxy Quest Makeup Effects, Animatronic And Creature Effects  Less 1999 $45MM $72MM / $91MM
  • Primary photo for End of DaysEnd of Days Creature Designer, Creature Effects Supervisor  Less 1999 $100MM $67MM / $212MM
  • Primary photo for Inspector GadgetInspector Gadget Special Animatronic Effects  Less 1999 $90MM $97MM / $134MM
  • Primary photo for Lake PlacidLake Placid Creature Effects  Less 1999 $35MM $32MM / $57MM
  • Primary photo for Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged MeAustin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me Makeup Supervisor (Fat Bastard)  Less 1999 $33MM $206MM / $312MM
  • Primary photo for InstinctInstinct Special Character Effects  Less 1999 $80MM $34MM / —
  • Primary photo for Small SoldiersSmall Soldiers Animatronic Design And Effects  Less 1998 $40MM $55MM / $71MM
  • Primary photo for MousehuntMousehunt Animatronic Creature Design And Effects  Less 1997 $38MM $62MM / $122MM
  • Primary photo for Michael Jackson: GhostsMichael Jackson: Ghosts (Video) Director  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The Lost World: Jurassic ParkThe Lost World: Jurassic Park Live-action Dinosaurs  Less 1997 $73MM $229MM / $619MM
  • Primary photo for GhostsGhosts (Short) Himself (during closing credits) (uncredited), Director, Writer (screenplay), Writer (story)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The RelicThe Relic Creature Effects  Less 1997 $40MM $34MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Ghost and the DarknessThe Ghost and the Darkness Live/animatronic Effects  Less 1996 $55MM $39MM / $36MM
  • Primary photo for The Island of Dr. MoreauThe Island of Dr. Moreau Makeup/creature Effects  Less 1996 $40MM $28MM / $42MM
  • Primary photo for T2 3-D: Battle Across TimeT2 3-D: Battle Across Time (Short) Director, Terminator And Animatronic Effects  Less 1996 $60MM
  • Primary photo for CongoCongo Second Unit Director, Gorillas By  Less 1995 $50MM $81MM / $152MM
  • Primary photo for Tank GirlTank Girl Ripper Design  Less 1995 $25MM $4.1MM / $6.6MM
  • Primary photo for Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire ChroniclesInterview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles Vampire Makeup And Effects  Less 1994 $60MM $105MM / $224MM
  • Primary photo for Jurassic ParkJurassic Park Live Action Dinosaurs  Less 1993 $63MM $402MM / $1.03B
  • Primary photo for Billy Idol: Shock to the SystemBilly Idol: Shock to the System (Short) Makeup Supervisor, Special Effects  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Batman ReturnsBatman Returns Special Penguin Makeup & Effects Producer  Less 1992 $80MM $163MM / $283MM
  • Primary photo for Terminator 2Terminator 2 Special Makeup Producer, Terminator Effects Produced By  Less 1991 $102MM $1MM / $520MM
  • Primary photo for Guns N' Roses: You Could Be MineGuns N' Roses: You Could Be Mine (Video) Director  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for A Gnome Named GnormA Gnome Named Gnorm Director  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Edward ScissorhandsEdward Scissorhands Special Makeup And Scissorhands Effects Producer  Less 1990 $20MM $56MM / $86MM
  • Primary photo for Predator 2Predator 2 Creature Creation, Special Effects  Less 1990 $35MM $31MM / $57MM
  • Primary photo for LeviathanLeviathan Creature Designer, Creature Effects Producer  Less 1989 $25MM $16MM / —
  • Primary photo for PumpkinheadPumpkinhead Director, Writer (story)  Less 1988 $3.5MM $4.4MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Monster SquadThe Monster Squad Monsters, Monster Creator  Less 1987 $12MM $3.8MM / —
  • Primary photo for PredatorPredator Special Effects  Less 1987 $15MM $60MM / $98MM
  • Primary photo for AliensAliens Second Unit Director, Alien Effects Creator  Less 1986 $18MM $85MM / $131MM
  • Primary photo for Invaders from MarsInvaders from Mars Invaders Designer And Creator, Invaders Designer And Creator  Less 1986 $12MM $4.9MM / —
  • Primary photo for The VindicatorThe Vindicator Frankenstein Designer & Creator (Stan Winston Studios), Vindicator Designer And Creator (Stan Winston Studio)  Less 1986 $4.2MM
  • Primary photo for StarmanStarman Starman Transformation  Less 1984 $22MM $29MM / —
  • Primary photo for The TerminatorThe Terminator Special Terminator Effects Creator  Less 1984 $6.4MM $38MM / $40MM
  • Primary photo for Something Wicked This Way ComesSomething Wicked This Way Comes Special Makeup Effects (uncredited)  Less 1983 $19MM $8.4MM / —
  • Primary photo for The EntityThe Entity Special Makeup Effects Creator  Less 1982 $9MM $13MM / —
  • Primary photo for White DogWhite Dog Prosthetics  Less 1982 $8MM
  • Primary photo for Friday the 13th Part IIIFriday the 13th Part III Makeup Artist (uncredited)  Less 1982 $2.3MM $37MM / —
  • Primary photo for The ThingThe Thing Additional Makeup Effects (uncredited), Special Thanks (special makeup effects unit)  Less 1982 $15MM $14MM / —
  • Primary photo for ParasiteParasite Designer & Creator (parasite effects)  Less 1982 $800K $7MM / —
  • Primary photo for HeartbeepsHeartbeeps Special Makeup Effects  Less 1981 $10MM $2.2MM / —
  • Primary photo for Dead & BuriedDead & Buried Makeup Effects Designer  Less 1981 $3MM $216K / —
  • Primary photo for Friday the 13th Part 2Friday the 13th Part 2 Makeup Artist (uncredited)  Less 1981 $1.2MM $22MM / —
  • Primary photo for The HandThe Hand Special Makeup Effects Artist  Less 1981 CAD 6.5MM $2.4MM / —
  • Primary photo for The UnseenThe Unseen Writer (story)  Less 1980 $2MM
  • Primary photo for The ExterminatorThe Exterminator Special Makeup Effects (Vietnam sequence)  Less 1980 $2MM
  • Primary photo for The IslandThe Island Special Makeup Effects Artist (uncredited)  Less 1980 $22MM $16MM / —
  • Primary photo for The WizThe Wiz Special Makeup Designer  Less 1978 $24MM $21MM / —
  • Primary photo for Dracula's DogDracula's Dog Makeup Designer, Special Effects  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Mansion of the DoomedMansion of the Doomed Makeup Designer (as Stanley Winston)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for W.C. Fields and MeW.C. Fields and Me Makeup Designer, Special Effects  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Dr. Black, Mr. HydeDr. Black, Mr. Hyde Hyde Makeup  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Man in the Glass BoothThe Man in the Glass Booth Makeup Artist  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Bat PeopleThe Bat People Makeup Creator (as Stanley Winston)  Less 1974
Past Television (26 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Edición Especial ColeccionistaEdición Especial Coleccionista (TV Series) In Memory Of ( 5 episodes, 2010–2014 )  Less 2010–2014 5
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  • Primary photo for Starz Inside: Fantastic FleshStarz Inside: Fantastic Flesh (TV Movie) In Memory Of  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Nova ScienceNowNova ScienceNow (TV Series) Special Thanks ( 4 episodes, 2006 )  Less 2006 4
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  • Primary photo for Teenage CavemanTeenage Caveman (TV Movie) Producer (uncredited)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The Day the World EndedThe Day the World Ended (TV Movie) Producer, Special Effects, Visual Effects  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for How to Make a MonsterHow to Make a Monster (TV Movie) Special Makeup Effects Artist, Producer  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Earth vs. the SpiderEarth vs. the Spider (TV Movie) Producer  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Mermaid Chronicles Part 1: She CreatureMermaid Chronicles Part 1: She Creature (TV Movie) Producer  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for HBO First LookHBO First Look (TV Series) Special Thanks (Stan Winston Studios) ( 1 episode, 1998 ) , Himself - Action Figures & Animatronic Designer ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
    • 'Small Soldiers': Size Doesn't Matter (Jul 1998) Himself - Action Figures & Animatronic Designer, Special Thanks (Stan Winston Studios)  Less
  • Primary photo for CreatureCreature (TV Mini-series) Creature Effects (Stan Winston Studios) ( 2 episodes, 1998 )  Less 1998 2
    • Episode #1.2 (May 17, 1998) Creature Effects (Stan Winston Studios)  Less
    • Episode #1.1 (May 17, 1998) Creature Effects (Stan Winston Studios)  Less
  • Primary photo for Amazing StoriesAmazing Stories (TV Series) Special Effects ( 1 episode, 1986 ) , Headless Special Effects Creator ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
    • Go to the Head of the Class (Nov 21, 1986) Headless Special Effects Creator, Special Effects  Less
  • Primary photo for A Pocket for CorduroyA Pocket for Corduroy (TV Movie) Detective Nick  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for ChillerChiller (TV Movie) Special Makeup Effects  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for ManimalManimal (TV Series) Creator (panther/hawk transformations) ( 8 episodes, 1983 ) , Designer (panther/hawk transformations) ( 8 episodes, 1983 )  Less 1983 8
    • Night of the Beast (Dec 17, 1983) Creator (panther/hawk transformations), Designer (panther/hawk transformations)  Less
    • Breath of the Dragon (Dec 10, 1983) Creator (panther/hawk transformations), Designer (panther/hawk transformations)  Less
    • Scrimshaw (Dec 3, 1983) Creator (panther/hawk transformations), Designer (panther/hawk transformations)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Phantom of the OperaThe Phantom of the Opera (TV Movie) Special Effects Makeup  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Seizure: The Story of Kathy MorrisSeizure: The Story of Kathy Morris (TV Movie) Brain Simulation Device  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The Two Worlds of Jennie LoganThe Two Worlds of Jennie Logan (TV Movie) Makeup Designer (Linda Gray as "Aunt Betty")  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The Star Wars Holiday SpecialThe Star Wars Holiday Special (TV Movie) Costumes ("Wookie family")  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for An Evening with Diana RossAn Evening with Diana Ross (TV Movie) Makeup Artist, Makeup Designer  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for RootsRoots (TV Mini-series) Makeup Artist (Leslie Uggams) ( 1 episode, 1977 ) , Special Makeup Effects Artist ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977 1
    • Part VIII (1977) Makeup Artist (Leslie Uggams), Special Makeup Effects Artist  Less
  • Primary photo for PinocchioPinocchio (TV Movie) Makeup Designer  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Masquerade PartyMasquerade Party (TV Series) Makeup Artist  Less 1974– 
  • Primary photo for Unwed FatherUnwed Father (TV Movie) Makeup Artist  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Autobiography of Miss Jane PittmanThe Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman (TV Movie) Makeup Creator (Miss Tyson), Makeup Supervisor  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Get Christie Love!Get Christie Love! (TV Series) Makeup Supervisor ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for GargoylesGargoyles (TV Movie) Gargoyle Makeup  Less 1972
Self (63 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (8 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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