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Greg Nicotero

Gifted SFX and make-up wizard, who learned his trade under the watchful eye of SFX splatter guru Tom Savini. Nicotero and buddies, Howard Berger and Robert Kurtzman started KNB Efx Group in 1988 and the group has provided eye-popping & jaw dropping special effects for major Hollywood releases including The Green Mile (1999), Vanilla Sky (2001), ...

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Mar 15, 1963 In Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Making Apes: The Artists Who Changed Film
Latest Project:
Movie Down to the Bone: Anatomy of a Prequel 2017-12-15

Won 4 Primetime Emmys. Another 19 wins & 27 nominations.

Known For
Poster of The Walking Dead
Poster of Inglourious Basterds
Poster of Transformers
Poster of Kill Bill: Vol. 1
Movie Galyntine Unknown 2018
Movie Hole to Hole! Unknown 2018
Movie Monsterama: KNB EFX Himself 2018
Movie Making Apes: The Artists Who Changed Film Himself 2018
Movie Down to the Bone: Anatomy of a Prequel Unknown 2017-12-15
Series Monstrkyd Manor Unknown 2017-02-06
Movie The Shark Is Still Working Unknown 2017-11-26
Movie One for the Fire: The Legacy of 'Night of the Living Dead' Unknown 2017-09-10
Movie Wigs, Teeth and Powder!: The Makeup Effects of 'The Washingtonians' Himself 2017-09-08
Movie The Program Unknown 2016-03-18
Series Preacher Unknown 2016-05-22
Movie Smoke and Mirrors: The Story of Tom Savini Himself 2016-10-31
Movie It Takes a Village: The Making of Village of the Damned Himself 2016-04-12
Movie The Walking Dead: The Journey So Far Himself 2016-10-16
Movie Long Live the King Unknown 2016-10-01
Movie Fanarchy Unknown 2015-07-09
Movie What Lies Beneath: The Effects of 'The People Under the Stairs' Himself 2015-08-11
Movie Insurgent Unknown 2015-03-20
Series Into the Badlands Unknown 2015-11-15
Movie Creature Designers - The Frankenstein Complex Himself 2015-11-18
Movie The Hateful Eight Unknown 2015-12-30
Series Fear the Walking Dead Unknown 2015-08-23
Movie Medieval Times: The Making of 'Army of Darkness' Unknown 2015-10-25
Movie The Green Inferno Unknown 2015-09-25
Movie Gravy Unknown 2015-10-02
Series The Monster Show Himself 2014-03-06
Movie Doc of the Dead Unknown 2014-06-14
Movie Lone Survivor Unknown 2014-01-10
Movie Dolphin Tale 2 Unknown 2014-09-12
Series Bloodworks Unknown 2014-10-07
Movie Annabelle Unknown 2014-10-03
Movie Inside the Walking Dead: Walker University Himself 2014-07-15
Movie An Experiment in Fear: The Making of Monkey Shines Himself 2014-11-18
Movie Sin City: A Dame to Kill For Unknown 2014-08-22
Movie The Interview Unknown 2014-12-24
Movie Texas Chainsaw 3D Unknown 2013-01-04
Movie The Walking Dead: A Decade of Dead Unknown 2013
Movie Mrs. Sweeney Unknown 2013
Movie Movie 43 Unknown 2013-01-25
Movie This Is the End Unknown 2013-06-12
Movie Crystal Lake Memories: The Complete History of Friday the 13th Unknown 2013-09-13
Movie The World's End: The Making of 'Day of the Dead' Unknown 2013-09-17
Movie 6 Souls Unknown 2013-03-01
Movie Pain & Gain Unknown 2013-04-26
Series Hemlock Grove Unknown 2013-04-19
Movie Oz the Great and Powerful Unknown 2013-03-08
Series Turning the Page Unknown 2013-04-01
Movie Beast Wishes Unknown 2012-04-12
Series Ain't It Cool with Harry Knowles Unknown 2012-04-05
Movie The Grey Unknown 2012-01-27
Movie The Walking Dead: LA Audition Judge 2012-05-25
Movie Hitchcock Unknown 2012-12-14
Movie Nightmare Factory Unknown 2012-10-05
Series Katie Unknown 2012-09-10
Movie Savages Unknown 2012-07-06
Movie Seven Psychopaths Unknown 2012-10-12
Series Blood and Guts with Scott Ian Unknown 2012-10-03
Movie The Man with the Iron Fists Unknown 2012-11-02
Movie Inside the Walking Dead: Zombie Studio Tour with Greg Nicotero Himself 2012-09-01
Movie The Odd Life of Timothy Green Unknown 2012-08-15
Movie Django Unchained Unknown 2012-12-25
Movie Water for Elephants Unknown 2011-04-22
Movie Paul Unknown 2011-03-18
Movie Don't Scream, Just Swim: Behind-the-Scenes of 'Piranha 3D' Unknown 2011-01-11
Movie Priest Unknown 2011-05-13
Series Face Off Unknown 2011-01-26
Movie I Am Number Four Unknown 2011-02-18
Movie The Splat Pack Himself 2011-05-13
Movie Ratline Unknown 2011-07-04
Series Talking Dead Unknown 2011-10-16
Series Dark Dreamers Unknown 2011-11-10
Movie Swallowed Souls: The Making of Evil Dead II Unknown 2011-11-15
Movie Slashed Prices: The Making of Intruder Himself 2011-12-13
Series The Walking Dead: Webisodes Unknown 2011-10-03
Movie A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas Unknown 2011-11-04
Movie 2011 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards Unknown 2011-09-17
Movie Inside Story: Dances with Wolves Unknown 2011-08-16
Movie The Ward Unknown 2011-07-08
Movie Spy Kids 4: All the Time in the World Unknown 2011-08-19
Movie Don't Be Afraid of the Dark Unknown 2011-08-26
Movie Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy Unknown 2010-05-04
Movie Survival of the Dead Unknown 2010-05-06
Movie Pure in Heart: The Life and Legacy of Lon Chaney Jr. Unknown 2010-02-02
Movie The Book of Eli Unknown 2010-01-15
Movie Splice Unknown 2010-06-04
Movie Edge of Darkness Unknown 2010-01-29
Series The Pacific Unknown 2010-03-14
Movie The Boy Who Cried Werewolf Unknown 2010-10-22
Series The Walking Dead Unknown 2010-10-31
Movie Evolution of the Species: Predators Reborn Himself 2010-10-19
Movie Mirrors 2 Unknown 2010-10-19
Movie The Making of The Walking Dead Make-up FX Supervisor 2010-10-01
Movie The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader Unknown 2010-12-10
Movie Predators Unknown 2010-07-09
Series Project: Comic-Con Unknown 2010-07-22
Movie The United Monster Talent Agency Unknown 2010-09-26
Movie Chiller 13: The Decade's Scariest Movie Moments None 2010-12-17
Movie The Sorcerer's Apprentice Unknown 2010-07-14
Movie Piranha 3D Unknown 2010-08-20
Movie The Last Exorcism Unknown 2010-08-27
Movie Monsterland Himself 2009-03-29
Movie The Last House on the Left Unknown 2009-03-13
Movie His Name Was Jason: 30 Years of Friday the 13th Unknown 2009-02-13
Movie Milk Unknown 2009-01-30
Movie Drag Me to Hell Unknown 2009-05-29
Movie The Unborn Unknown 2009-01-09
Movie Horsemen Unknown 2009-02-06
Movie Public Enemies Unknown 2009-07-01
Movie Surrogates Unknown 2009-09-25
Movie Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen Unknown 2009-06-24
Movie Bob Burns' Hollywood Halloween Himself 2009-10-05
Movie Dark Country Unknown 2009-10-09
Movie Drag Me to Hell: The Production Diaries Himself 2009-10-13
Movie Creating the Deadites Himself 2009-09-15
Movie Jennifer's Body Unknown 2009-09-18
Movie Beware the Moon: Remembering 'An American Werewolf in London' Unknown 2009-09-14
Movie Inglourious Basterds Unknown 2009-08-21
Movie Shorts Unknown 2009-08-21
Movie The Final Destination Unknown 2009-08-28
Series The Vampire Diaries Unknown 2009-09-10
Series Breaking Bad Unknown 2008-01-20
Movie Diary of the Dead Unknown 2008-02-22
Movie X Unknown 2008-01-01
Movie The Mist: Taming the Beast - The Making of Scene 35 Himself 2008-03-25
Movie Starz presents Zombie Mania Himself 2008-01-03
Movie Seven Pounds Unknown 2008-12-19
Movie He Who Made Monsters: The Life and Art of Jack Pierce Himself 2008-07-08
Movie The Horror of It All: The Visual FX of 'The Mist' Himself 2008-03-25
Movie Mirrors Unknown 2008-08-15
Movie Starz Inside: Fantastic Flesh Himself 2008-10-07
Movie Gingerdead Man 2: Passion of the Crust Makeup Effects Guy #3 2008-07-04
Movie Lost Boys: The Tribe Unknown 2008-07-29
Series Fear Itself Unknown 2008-06-05
Movie Monsters Among Us: The Creature FX of 'The Mist' Himself 2008-03-25
Movie When Darkness Came: The Making of 'The Mist' Himself 2008-03-25
Movie The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian Unknown 2008-05-16
Movie Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull Unknown 2008-05-22
Movie The Reaping Unknown 2007-04-05
Movie Grindhouse Unknown 2007-04-06
Movie The Hills Have Eyes II Unknown 2007-03-23
Movie Disturbia Unknown 2007-04-13
Movie Primeval Unknown 2007-01-12
Movie The Hitcher Unknown 2007-01-19
Movie The Mist Unknown 2007-11-21
Movie Wretched Unknown 2007-10-06
Movie The Evil Dead: One by One We Will Take You - The Untold Saga of the Evil Dead Himself - Special Make up Effects, 'Evil Dead 2' / 'Army of Darkness' 2007-12-18
Movie The Haunting Hour: Don't Think About It Unknown 2007-09-04
Movie Underdog Unknown 2007-08-03
Movie Hot Fuzz Unknown 2007-04-20
Movie The Great Debaters Unknown 2007-12-25
Movie Bloodsucking Cinema Himself 2007-10-26
Movie Transformers Unknown 2007-07-03
Movie Spider-Man 3 Unknown 2007-05-04
Movie Hostel: Part II Unknown 2007-06-08
Movie Death Proof Unknown 2007-05-31
Movie Planet Terror Unknown 2007-06-21
Movie Surviving the Hills: Making of 'The Hills Have Eyes' Unknown 2006-06-20
Movie Poseidon Unknown 2006-05-12
Movie The Hills Have Eyes Cyst 2006-03-10
Movie Hostel Unknown 2006-01-06
Movie Working with a Master: John Carpenter Himself 2006-03-28
Movie Cemetery Gates Stoner Dude Michael 2006-05-30
Movie The Return Unknown 2006-11-10
Movie Halloween: 25 Years of Terror Unknown 2006-07-25
Movie Casino Royale Unknown 2006-11-17
Movie Deja Vu Unknown 2006-11-22
Series Torchwood Unknown 2006-10-22
Movie Miracles and Mystery: Creating 'The Green Mile' Unknown 2006-11-14
Movie Comedy Hell Unknown 2006-09-01
Movie Going to Pieces: The Rise and Fall of the Slasher Film Himself 2006-10-13
Movie The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning Unknown 2006-10-06
Series 30 Even Scarier Movie Moments Unknown 2006-10-01
Movie Desperation Unknown 2006-10-09
Movie Greg Nicotero: The Gory Days Himself 2005-03-26
Movie The Cursed Effects Himself 2005-04-01
Movie Sin City Unknown 2005-04-01
Movie Cursed Unknown 2005-02-25
Movie Behind the Fangs: The Making of 'Cursed' Himself 2005-04-01
Movie Dream of the Dead Unknown 2005
Series The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson Unknown 2005-01-03
Movie Riding the Bullet Unknown 2005-02-03
Movie Undead Again: The Making of 'Land of the Dead' Himself 2005-10-18
Movie Land of the Dead: A Day with the Living Dead Himself 2005-10-18
Movie The Amityville Horror Unknown 2005-04-15
Movie Land of the Dead: Bringing the Dead to Life Himself 2005-10-18
Series Masters of Horror Unknown 2005-10-28
Movie The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe Unknown 2005-12-09
Movie The Source of Evil Unknown 2005-11-03
Movie Supernatural Homicide Unknown 2005-10-04
Movie Fangoria: Blood Drive II Himself 2005-10-04
Movie 'Reservoir Dogs' Revisited Himself 2005-06-03
Movie Dominion: Prequel to the Exorcist Unknown 2005-05-20
Movie Land of the Dead Unknown 2005-06-24
Movie The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl 3-D Unknown 2005-06-10
Movie The Island Unknown 2005-07-22
Movie Serenity Unknown 2005-09-30
Movie Employee of the Month Unknown 2004-01-17
Movie Tremors 4: The Legend Begins Unknown 2004-01-02
Movie Dirt Dragons: 'Tremors 4: The Legend Begins' Himself 2004-01-02
Movie The Good, the Bad & the Bloody: Inside KNB EFX Himself - Special Make-Up Effects Supervisor 2004-01-20
Movie Ginger Snaps 2: Unleashed Unknown 2004-01-30
Movie The Dead Will Walk Unknown 2004-09-07
Movie Ginger Snaps Back: The Beginning Unknown 2004-08-27
Movie Nightmares in Foam Rubber Himself 2004-09-28
Movie Ray Unknown 2004-10-29
Movie A Series of Unfortunate Events Unknown 2004-12-17
Movie Comic Book: The Movie Unknown 2004-01-27
Movie Kill Bill: Vol. 2 Unknown 2004-04-16
Movie John Carpenter: Fear Is Just the Beginning... The Man and His Movies Himself 2004-03-23
Series Deadwood Unknown 2004-03-21
Movie Blind Unknown 2004-03-12
Series MythBusters Unknown 2003-01-23
Movie Identity Unknown 2003-04-25
Movie The Saw Is Family: Making 'Leatherface' Himself 2003
Movie We Knows What to Do with Them Parts... Himself 2003
Movie The Beast Within: The Making of 'Alien' Unknown 2003-12-02
Series The Sharon Osbourne Show Unknown 2003-09-15
Movie Bubba Ho-Tep Unknown 2003-10-10
Movie Kill Bill: Vol. 1 Unknown 2003-10-10
Movie The Texas Chainsaw Massacre Unknown 2003-10-17
Movie Once Upon a Time in Mexico Unknown 2003-09-12
Movie Cabin Fever Unknown 2003-09-12
Movie Vampires: Los Muertos Unknown 2003-06-27
Movie Batman: Dead End Unknown 2003-07-19
Movie Spy Kids 3: Game Over Unknown 2003-07-25
Movie Hulk Unknown 2003-06-20
Movie The Many Days of 'Day of the Dead' Himself 2003-08-19
Series Last Call with Carson Daly Unknown 2002-01-08
Movie Minority Report Unknown 2002-06-21
Movie Crocodile Unknown 2002-09-24
Movie The Rules of Attraction Unknown 2002-10-11
Movie The Frankenstein Files: How Hollywood Made a Monster Unknown 2002-11-01
Movie The Salton Sea Unknown 2002-05-17
Movie Pulp Fiction: The Facts Himself - KNB Effects 2002-08-20
Movie Spy Kids 2: Island of Lost Dreams Unknown 2002-08-07
Movie Murder by Numbers Unknown 2002-04-19
Movie Austin Powers in Goldmember Unknown 2002-07-26
Movie The Time Machine Unknown 2002-03-08
Movie Vanilla Sky Unknown 2001-12-14
Movie Spy Kids Unknown 2001-03-30
Movie Soulkeeper Unknown 2001-10-13
Movie Mulholland Drive Unknown 2001-10-19
Movie Thir13en Ghosts Unknown 2001-10-26
Movie Ghosts of Mars Unknown 2001-08-24
Movie Rat Race Unknown 2001-08-17
Movie Evolution Unknown 2001-06-08
Movie Cats & Dogs Unknown 2001-07-04
Movie The Animal Unknown 2001-06-01
Movie The Making of 'Evil Dead II' or The Gore the Merrier Himself 2000
Movie Hollywood Goes to Hell Unknown 2000
Movie Mission to Mars Unknown 2000-03-10
Movie Picking Up the Pieces Unknown 2000-08-30
Movie The Cell Unknown 2000-08-18
Movie What Lies Beneath Unknown 2000-07-21
Movie Little Nicky Unknown 2000-11-10
Movie Unbreakable Unknown 2000-11-22
Movie Spiders Unknown 2000-12-27
Series Dune Unknown 2000-12-03
Movie The Crow: Salvation Unknown 2000-06-14
Movie From Dusk Till Dawn 3: The Hangman's Daughter Unknown 2000-01-18
Movie Bats Unknown 1999-10-22
Movie House on Haunted Hill Unknown 1999-10-29
Movie The Haunting Unknown 1999-07-23
Movie From Dusk Till Dawn 2: Texas Blood Money Unknown 1999-03-16
Movie The Green Mile Unknown 1999-12-10
Movie The Men Behind the Army Himself 1999-12-10
Series Hollywood Stuntmakers Unknown 1999-11-01
Movie Phantoms Unknown 1998-01-23
Movie Black Cat Run Unknown 1998-09-18
Movie Full Tilt Boogie Himself - The Special Make-Up Effects Guy 1998-07-31
Movie The Night Flier Unknown 1998-02-06
Movie The Faculty Unknown 1998-12-25
Movie Very Bad Things Unknown 1998-11-25
Movie Vampires Unknown 1998-10-30
Movie Boogie Nights Unknown 1997-10-31
Movie DNA Unknown 1997-03-07
Movie Scream 2 Unknown 1997-12-12
Movie Wishmaster Unknown 1997-09-19
Movie Spawn Unknown 1997-08-01
Series The Practice Unknown 1997-03-04
Movie Scream Unknown 1996-12-20
Movie Jingle All the Way Unknown 1996-11-22
Movie Black Sheep Unknown 1996-02-02
Movie Eraser Unknown 1996-06-21
Movie From Dusk Till Dawn Unknown 1996-01-19
Movie In the Mouth of Madness Unknown 1995-02-03
Series The Outer Limits Unknown 1995-03-26
Movie Lord of Illusions Unknown 1995-08-25
Movie Never Talk to Strangers Unknown 1995-10-20
Movie Vampire in Brooklyn Unknown 1995-10-27
Movie The Making of Steven Spielberg's 'Jaws' Unknown 1995-11-28
Movie Skinner Unknown 1995-07-12
Movie Darkman II: The Return of Durant Unknown 1995-07-11
Movie Citizen X Unknown 1995-02-25
Movie The Demolitionist Unknown 1995-03-10
Movie Galaxis Unknown 1995-06-27
Movie Black Velvet Pantsuit Unknown 1995-07-08
Movie The Walking Dead Unknown 1995-02-24
Movie Pumpkinhead II: Blood Wings Unknown 1994-03-16
Movie Hercules and the Amazon Women Unknown 1994-04-25
Movie New Nightmare Unknown 1994-10-14
Movie Ticks Unknown 1994-05-25
Movie Pulp Fiction Unknown 1994-10-14
Movie Doppelganger Unknown 1993-10-23
Movie Ed and His Dead Mother Unknown 1993-11-17
Movie Cyborg 2: Glass Shadow Unknown 1993-10-01
Movie Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday Unknown 1993-08-13
Movie Army of Darkness Unknown 1993-02-19
Movie Maniac Cop 3: Badge of Silence Unknown 1993-07-07
Movie Body Bags Unknown 1993-08-08
Movie The Nutt House Unknown 1992-09-10
Movie Severed Ties Unknown 1992-09-02
Movie Flying Saucers Over Hollywood: The 'Plan 9' Companion Unknown 1992
Movie Dr. Giggles Unknown 1992-10-23
Movie Mindwarp Unknown 1992-08-12
Movie City Slickers Unknown 1991-06-07
Movie Children of the Night Unknown 1991-09-06
Movie The People Under the Stairs Unknown 1991-11-01
Movie Misery Unknown 1990-11-30
Movie Leatherface: Texas Chainsaw Massacre III Unknown 1990-01-12
Movie Nightwish Unknown 1990-04-21
Movie Bride of Re-Animator Unknown 1990-07-08
Movie Night Angel Unknown 1990-06-02
Movie Tales from the Darkside: The Movie Unknown 1990-05-04
Movie Sibling Rivalry Unknown 1990-10-26
Movie Dances with Wolves Unknown 1990-11-21
Movie DeepStar Six Unknown 1989-01-13
Movie Intruder Unknown 1989-01-13
Movie Halloween 5 Unknown 1989-10-13
Movie A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child Unknown 1989-08-11
Movie The Horror Show Unknown 1989-04-28
Movie Phantasm II Unknown 1988-07-08
Movie Monkey Shines Unknown 1988-07-29
Movie Evil Dead II Unknown 1987-03-13
Movie Predator Unknown 1987-06-12
Movie Creepshow 2 Unknown 1987-05-01
Movie Night of the Creeps Unknown 1986-08-22
Movie From Beyond Unknown 1986-10-24
Movie Scream Greats, Volume I: Tom Savini Himself 1986-01-24
Movie Day of the Dead Johnson 1985-07-19
Movie Invasion U.S.A. Unknown 1985-09-27
Series Tales from the Darkside Unknown 1983-10-29
Series Good Morning America Unknown 1975-01-06
Series Today Unknown 1952-01-14