JAMIE KELMAN

email: Jamie@KelmanStudio
.com

Character Makeup & Special Makeup FX

Los Angeles Makeup Union Member : IATSE Local 706

2 x EMMY Winner / Cable Ace Winner / Makeup Guild Award Nominee

LONE SURVIVOR

Makeup for Ben Foster as Matt 'Axe' Axelson.

-Sculpture and application of prosthetics for multi-stage eye swellings, wounds.

-for KNB EFX studio

Director/Writer: Peter Berg, 2013

 

BEHIND THE CANDELABRA

Prosthetic Makeup Designer and Artist for Debbie Reynolds

-KELMAN STUDIO prosthetic build for Frances character, mother of Liberace

Dir. Steven Soderbergh, HBO, 2013

*EMMY AWARD WINNER for BEST MAKEUP

PRESERVATION

Makeup Designer

-KELMAN STUDIO makeup fx build

Dir. Christopher Denham, 2014

 

HORRIBLE BOSSES 2

Key Makeup Artist

Dir. Sean Anders, New Line/WB 2014

STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS

Alien Makeup Effects Artist

- for AFX Studio

Dir. J.J. Abrams, Paramount, 2013

 

BAD GRANDPA

Prosthetic Makeup Artist for Johnny Knoxville (Grandpa - Irving character)

-for Steve Prouty and Alterian Studio

Paramount Pictures, 2013

OZ THE GREAT AND POWERFUL

Prosthetic Makeup Artist -Munchkins, Tinkers and Winkies

-for KNB EFX

Director: Sam Raimi, Disney, 2013

 

LOOPER

Prosthetic Makeup Artist for Joseph Gordon-Levitt

-for designer Kazuhiro Tsuji

Dir. Rian Johnson, EndGame, 2012

ARGO

Prosthetic Makeup Artist and Designer

-KELMAN STUDIO build and application of 'John Chambers-style' Minotaur character.

Dir. Ben Affleck, Warner Bros., 2012

 

TOTAL RECALL

3 Breasted Woman Prosthetic Makeup Application

-for designer Kazuhiro Tsuji.

Dir. Len Wiseman, Sony 2012

 

HORRIBLE BOSSES

Key Makeup Artist & Makeup FX

-KELMAN STUDIO design, build and application of balding & fat belly prosthetic makeup for Colin Farrell.

Dir. Seth Gordon, New Line/WB 2011

 

ABRAHAM LINCOLN, VAMPIRE HUNTER

Vampire Makeup Application

-for designer Greg Cannom

Producer: Tim Burton, 2012

SUPER 8

Key Makeup Artist

Dir. J.J. Abrams, Prod.Steven Spielberg

Paramount Pictures, 2011

 

BEASTLY

Beast Makeup Artist for lead Alex Pettyfer,

-for Alterian Studio.

Dir. Daniel Barnz, CBS Films 2011

WATER FOR ELEPHANTS

Makeup Artist

Dir. Francis Lawrence, Fox, 2011

 

CONAN THE BARBARIAN

Makeup FX Artist

Dir. Marcus Nispel, Lionsgate, 2011

CIRQUE DU FREAK: THE VAMPIRE'S ASSISTANT

Prosthetic makeups with Dave Anderson for Michael Cerveris (Mr. Tiny), Willem Dafoe, and others.

-for Amalgamated Dynamics Inc.

Dir. Paul Weitz, Universal Studios, 2010

 

ZOMBIELAND

Key Makeup Effects with Stephen Prouty. Zombies by the zillions and gory makeup fx gags

-for Alterian Studios.

Director Ruben Fleischer, Sony, 2009

STAR TREK

-Makeup Effects Artist

-Aging makeup for Winona Ryder as Spock's Mother, and misc. aliens & Vulcans for Proteus FX.

Director J.J. Abrams, Paramount, 2009

  WOLVERINE: X-MEN ORIGINS

Deadpool prosthetic character makeup on Ryan Reynolds and muscle suit paint and application for Kevin Durand

-for Amalgamated Dynamics, Inc. studio

Director Gavin Hood, Fox, 2009

IRON MAN

Key Makeup Artist.

- Makeup for Jeff Bridges, Robert Downey Jr. and Terence Howard. Regular and prosthetic makeup.

-KELMAN STUDIO build for chest appliance on Robert Downey Jr.

Director Jon Favreau, Marvel, 2008

  INDIANA JONES AND THE KINGDOM OF THE CRYSTAL SKULL

Character/Prosthetic makeup for Native Warrior race.

Dirctor Steven Spielberg, Paramount, 2008

ASYLUM

Makeup FX and ghost character villian makeup for Mark Rolston, for Dave Anderson's AFX Studio.

Director David Ellis, MGM 2008

 

UNTRACEABLE

Gory makeup fx demises and puppetry for Matthew Mungle's W.M. Creations.

Dir. Gregory Hoblit, Lakeshore 2008

HOUSE M.D.

EMMY AWARD WIN- Best Makeup

Prosthetic Fat makeup & suit application, designed by W.M. Creations.

Episode "Que Sera, Serå."

20th Century Fox Television, 2007

 

NORBIT

Prosthetic Doubles for Eddie Murphy's various characters. Designed by Rick Baker's Cinovation Studios.

Dir. Brian Robbins, Dreamworks , 2007

REST STOP

Makeup Department Head and Special Makeup FX Design, Creation & Application

Director John Shiban, Raw Feed/WB 2006

CLICK


Julie Kavner's Aging and Youthening Makeups, Arabian Makeup on Rob Schneider, Jonah Hill and others for Makeup Supervisor Rick Baker

Dir. Frank Coraci, Columbia, 2006

EVEN MONEY

Kelsey Grammer's Character / Prosthetic Aging Make-up Artist for W.M. Creations

Dir. Mark Rydell, Apollo Media, 2005

BIG MOMMA'S HOUSE 2

Martin Lawrence's Big Momma Make-up Application, for/with Wesley Wofford.

Dir. John Whitesell, Fox, 2005

HEADSPACE

Makeup FX Design & Creation. Full suit animatronic Creatures, Puppets, Gory kills & more.

Dir. Andrew VanDen Houten, Mordernciné, 2005

CASANOVA

Oliver Platt's Prosthetic Make-up Artist for W.M. Creations.


Dir. Lasse Hallstrom, Buena Vista Pictures, 2005

THE RING & THE RING 2

"Samara" make-up Application, the Dead Girl from the well, with Rick Baker's Cinovation team.

Dirs. Gore Verbinski and Hideo Nakata.
Universal, 2002 & 2005

COLLATERAL

Special Makeup Effects on-set application for Matthew Mungle's W.M. Creations - bullet hits, trauma & wounds.

Dir. Michael Mann, Dreamworks, 2004


THE CAT IN THE HAT


Cat make-up artist for Mike Myers.

For Designer Steve Johnson/ Edge FX

Dir. Bo Welch, Universal Studios, 2003
*Nominated for Make-up Guild Award

THE HAUNTED MANSION

Application of Rick Baker's Cinovation Prosthetic Ghost Characters

Dir. Rob Minkoff, Disney, 2003

THE MISSING

Prosthetic Makeup Artist for Evil Shaman character, actor Eric Schweig.

Dir. Ron Howard, Imagine, 2003

DAREDEVIL

Second Unit Make-up Department Head.


Dir. Mark Steven Johnson, 20th Century Fox, 2003

MEN IN BLACK II

Johnny Knoxville's make-up as Charlie / Scrad, and other various Aliens, for Cinovation Studios.

Dir. Barry Sonnenfeld, Sony Pictures, 2002

xXx (a.k.a. Triple X)

-Key Make-up ; Los Angeles Unit only.

Dir. Rob Cohen, Revolution Studios, 2002

PLANET OF THE APES

Many various Ape prosthetic makeups for Make-up Supervisor Rick Baker/ Cinovation Studios.

Director Tim Burton, Fox, 2001


WINDTALKERS


Makeup FX, Fake Bodies and Prosthetic War Trauma/Wounds, Lab Work and on-set application for Kevin Yagher Studio


Director John Woo, MGM, 2001

HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS

Make-up Supervisor: Rick Baker, Cinovation. Prosthetic make-up for some of the "Whos'" in "Whoville"

Dir. Ron Howard, Universal Studios 2000

BLOW

Key Makeup Artist; aging makeup on Ray Liotta, Paul Reubens makeup thru various time periods/ages.

Dir. Ted Demme, Writer Nick Cassavetes, New Line Cinema, 2000

BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER

Many varieties of monsters and creatures
* Emmy Makeup Award Nominee

20th Century Fox Televison, 1998-99


GEORGE WALLACE

Old age prosthetic applicatios for W.M. Creations on Gary Sinise & Clarence Williams III

* Cable Ace Makeup Award Winner &
Emmy Nomination for Best Makeup

Dir.John Frankenheimer TNT, 1997

I KNOW WHAT YOU DID LAST SUMMER

Lab Build (dead bodies, various makeup fx gags) W.M.Creations & On Set Application

Dir. Jim Gillespie, Columbia, 1997

  Additional Television Projects:

CSI, Nip/Tuck, Navy NCIS, X-Files, Grey's Anatomy, Angel, Parenthood, Alias, American Idol and many others...

 

 

The resumé above represents selected 'highlight' credits. For a more complete listing, go to imdb.com.

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