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80s Picturehouse Episode 85: In Conversation With Dean Gates.


In the 26th of our 'In Conversation With' series, we are joined by special makeup effects artist Dean Gates.

Dean's 80's work includes: Day Of The Dead, Invasion U.S.A., Raw Deal, Maximum Overdrive, Blue Velvet, and The Return Of The Swamp Thing.
You will hear stories that include:
  • His early influences and first makeup effects.
  • Working with Tom Savini.
  • Find out what piece of his own work scared him!
  • Being killed (and stepped on) by Arnold Schwarzengger.
  • Working with Carlo Rambaldi on the set of King Kong Lives.
  • Find out the connection between 'The Return Of The Swamp Thing' and 'Midnight In The Garden Of Good And Evil'.
  • His Emmy Award winning work on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
  • His latest projects.
As always, the above is just a small taste of what this packed episode has for you all.
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