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Greg Nicotero

1963-03-15 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

Image of Greg Nicotero


Gregory “Greg” Nicotero (born March 15, 1963) is an American special make-up effects creator, and television producer and director. His first major job in special effects makeup was on the George A. Romero film “Day of the Dead” (1985), under the tutelage of Romero and make-up effects veteran Tom Savini.


The Evolution of Horror Cinema Worldwide Horror Film Expert 2025-09-18
King on Screen Self 2023-08-11
Attack of the Doc! 2023-04-21
Tales of the Uncanny Self 2020-10-31
Tales Behind The Darkside: The Making Of Four Ghoulish Fables Himself 2020-08-25
In Search of Darkness: Part II Self 2020-10-06
Making Apes: The Artists Who Changed Film Himself 2019-01-30
Captive State Hunter Puppeteer 2019-03-15
In Search of Darkness Self 2019-05-01
It Takes a Village: The Making of Village of the Damned Self 2016-04-12
Long Live the King himself 2016-10-01
Fanarchy Self 2015-09-18
Medieval Times: The Making of Army of Darkness Self 2015-10-27
Smoke and Mirrors: The Story of Tom Savini Self 2015-10-16
Creature Designers: The Frankenstein Complex Himself 2015-11-18
Doc of the Dead Self 2014-03-10
An Experiment in Fear: The Making of Monkey Shines Himself 2014-11-18
The Walking Dead: A Decade of Dead Himself 2013-10-11
Crystal Lake Memories: The Complete History of Friday the 13th Self - Effects Supervisor 2013-09-13
Fear Himself: The Life and Crimes of Freddy Krueger Self 2012-02-10
Quentin Tarantino: 20 Years of Filmmaking Self 2012-11-20
Swallowed Souls: The Making of Evil Dead 2 Self 2011-11-15
Slashed Prices: The Making of Intruder Self 2011-12-13
Nightmare Factory Self 2011-10-27
The Making of The Walking Dead Self 2010-07-31
Piranha 3D Boat Captain 2010-08-20
His Name Was Jason: 30 Years of Friday the 13th Self 2010-04-20
Monsterland Self 2009-03-29
The Shark Is Still Working: The Impact & Legacy of 'Jaws' Self 2009-05-02
Inglourious Basterds Gestapo Major (uncredited) 2009-08-02
Monsters Among Us: The Creature FX of 'The Mist' Self 2008-03-25
The Mist: Taming the Beast - The Making of Scene 35 Himself 2008-03-25
The Horror of It All: The Visual F/X of The Mist Himself (as Gregory Nicotero) 2008-03-25
Fantastic Flesh: The Art of Make-Up EFX Self 2008-10-07
Zombiemania Himself - Makeup Artist 2008-01-03
Mirrors Guy Playing Pool (uncredited) 2008-08-15
Gingerdead Man 2: Passion of the Crust Makeup Effects Guy #3 2008-07-04
When Darkness Came: The Making of 'The Mist' Self (archive footage) 2008-03-25
He Who Made Monsters: The Life and Art of Jack Pierce Self 2008-07-09
Diary of the Dead Zombie Surgeon 2007-05-26
Bloodsucking Cinema Self 2007-10-26
One by One We Will Take You: The Untold Saga of The Evil Dead Himself 2007-12-18
Working with a Master: John Carpenter Self 2006-03-28
The Hills Have Eyes Cyst 2006-03-10
Cemetery Gates Stoner Dude Michael 2006-05-30
Going to Pieces: The Rise and Fall of the Slasher Film Self 2006-10-13
Halloween: 25 Years of Terror Self 2006-07-26
Cursed Man Pushing Dracula's Coffin (uncredited) 2005-02-25
Becoming a Werewolf Greg Nicotero 2005-06-21
Land of the Dead Bridgekeeper Zombie 2005-06-18
John Carpenter: The Man and His Movies Self 2004-03-23
The Many Days of Day of the Dead Himself 2003-08-19
The Making of 'Evil Dead II' or The Gore the Merrier Self 2000-08-29
House on Haunted Hill Rollercoaster Technician (uncredited) 1999-10-29
Full Tilt Boogie Self 1998-07-31
From Dusk Till Dawn Sex Machine's Buddy 1996-01-19
The Demolitionist Elevator Punk 1995-03-09
Body Bags Man with Dog 1993-08-08
Intruder Townie in Car 1989-01-27
Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers Guy In Gas Station 1989-10-12
Gorgon Video Magazine Self 1989-08-30
Evil Dead II The Hand / Evil Ed's Hand / Henrietta's Long Neck Pee-Wee Head (uncredited) 1987-03-13
Night of the Creeps Extra (uncredited) 1986-08-21
Scream Greats, Vol.1: Tom Savini, Master of Horror Effects Himself 1986-01-01
Day of the Dead Johnson 1985-07-03
Not Your Average Joe Self