Tom Savini, Actor: From Dusk Till Dawn. Actor/SFX wizard/stuntman/director Tom Savini was born in Pittsburgh. Inspired by the film Man of a Thousand Faces (1957), a young Savini became fascinated with the magic and illusion of film. He spent his youth in his room creating characters by tirelessly practicing make-up. Later, as a combat photographer in Vietnam, Savini saw first-hand the ...
Tom Savini. Savini at Spooky Empire's Ultimate Horror Weekend 2014, held in Orlando, Florida. Born. Thomas Vincent Savini. ( 1946-11-03) November 3, 1946 (age 74) Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S. Other names. The Godfather of Gore.
Mini Bio (1) Actor/SFX wizard/stuntman/director Tom Savini was born in Pittsburgh. Inspired by the film Man of a Thousand Faces (1957), a young Savini became fascinated with the magic and illusion of film. He spent his youth in his room creating characters by tirelessly practicing make-up.
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Since 1997 Savini.com has been the only official on line destination for information and interaction with horror legend Tom Savini. Originally constructed as a fan site almost 20 years ago by two horror obsessed geeks from Ohio the site has grown to become an interactive destination for horror fans around the globe.
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THE LEGENDARY TOM SAVINI. Godfather of Gore. The Sultan of Splatter. No matter the label, Tom Savini is a legend in the world of special make-up effects. His work revolutionized the horror genre. From Dawn of the Dead and Friday the 13th to Monkey Shines and Creepshow, Savini’s influence in the special make-up effects industry is profound.
Mar 28, 2021 · By: KDKA-TV Staff. PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pittsburgh-based special effects artist, actor, director and writer Tom Savini was hospitalized this past week after being hit by a car while on his bicycle.
Mar 27, 2021 · — Tom Savini (@THETomSavini) March 26, 2021 Savini also thanked Pittsburgh police and paramedics for their help after the accident. Zach Brendza is a Tribune-Review digital producer.
The book is basically everything you would expect from a Tom Savini biography. Great stories, industry insights, behind the scenes photos, gore, etc. Unfortunately, as another reviewer mentioned, the poor quality of the paper used for the pages is inexcusable for this price point.
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