On this episode of CreatureGeek, Frank and Len chat/rant about the current state of SFX/Makeup magazines. Does anyone else miss the good old days of Fangoria, Gore Zone, Cinefex and Cinefantastique? Well, rest easy because the discussion is all about makeup mags. There is also discussion about a new magazine called PROsthetic magazine which is … Continue Reading ››
CreatureGeek is back with Season 3! And this one is nothing short of wonderful. Frank and Len do their first live podcast together in the same room from Dragoncon 2015 in Atlanta, GA. This week’s guest is the incredibly talented Roy Wooley. You might know Roy from his double stint on FaceOff. But … Continue Reading ››
It's the season 2 finale of CreatureGeek and Boy Howdy, do we have a rock and roll guest to round off this season. This episode we welcome the incredible Todd Masters of MastersFX. Todd and his shop are responsible for effects in such shows as Fringe, Falling Skies, RoboCop, Tales from the Crypt, Slither, True … Continue Reading ››
On this episode of CreatureGeek, Frank and I welcome SFX designer, miniature wizard and camera king Christopher Warren. Chris is part of the Warren family that has over 70 years of SFX history under their belts with movies like T2, Moonrise Kingdom, the Underworld Series and of course, The Pillsbury Doughboy. We only scratch the … Continue Reading ››
On this episode of CreatureGeek, Frank and Len introduce a new segment on the show that compares the new versions of movies to the old one. This time around, we discuss the remake of Poltergeist and how it stands up to the original. (Spoiler: it doesn't). We examine the differences between the two and also … Continue Reading ››
Frank and Len welcome out guest Jim Eustermann, an actor/SFX makeup designer who has worked on Species, Pirates of the Caribbean and much more. Does Jim consider himself an actor or a SFX person? Listen in to find out. Thanks for your support of the show and thanks to Tested for providing us a happy … Continue Reading ››
On today's episode, Frank and Len talk about the thin line between gore and reality and why it's ok to be grossed out by reality. Len also puts Frank on the spot and makes him choose his Makeup All-Star roster. Also, a very belated birthday shout out to Frank. Enjoy the show and thanks for … Continue Reading ››
On today's episode, Frank and Len welcome makeup artist Mark Viniello. Mark has a wealth of experience under his belt working for Stan Winston, K&B and with Weta for the Lord of the Rings series. Enjoy! Thanks to Tested.com for giving Frank and I a home!
On this week's episode, Frank and Len welcome actor and talent Brian Peck to the show. Brian is best known for his character Scuz from the Return of the Living Dead movies. Enjoy! Thanks to tested.com for giving us a home!
On this episode of CreatureGeek, Frank and Len welcome academy award nominated makeup designer, Stephen Prouty. NOTE: Frank and Stephen's audio is pretty rough on this ep. We apologize for the technical glitches, but hope you enjoy hearing Stephen's stories. We promise to have him back on a … Continue Reading ››
Frank and Len are back for Season 2 of CreatureGeek! Frank and Len catch up on what's been happening on their off-time, what movies they have seen and also discuss the future of the show. Also, even though we say there is video with this … Continue Reading ››
Just a quick note that Frank and I will be back this Friday with a brand new season of CreatureGeek! We have new guests and a slew of new shows. So mark your calendars as we crank up Season 2 of CreatureGeek, the SFX/Makeup show for fans and pros!
On this, the season finale of Creature Geek, Frank and Len welcome creature designer, makeup artist and character creator Shannon Shea. Shannon talks about working with Stan Winston, about his new project "Scream At the Devil" and also about his upcoming book. Let us know how you … Continue Reading ››
On this, the first CG for the year 2015, horror character actor Bill Moseley starts off the new year with some talk from the third side of the makeup world: the chair. Bill talks with Frank and I about his time in the makeup chair creating … Continue Reading ››