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Rick Baker

Born on December 8, 1950 in Binghamton, NY
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Notorious for his eager willingness to don a gorilla suit at the drop of a hat, special makeup effects wizard Rick Baker is as likely to create jaw-dropping, realistic creature effects as he is to ham it up under simian prosthetics as he did in, ... Read Full Biography
Year Award Category Movie Result
2010 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Best Makeup The Wolfman Won
2007 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Best Makeup Norbit Nominated
2000 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Best Makeup Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas Won
1999 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Best Makeup Life Nominated
1998 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Best Visual Effects Mighty Joe Young Nominated


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