Kevin Yagher

For over 30 years Kevin Yagher Productions Inc. (KYPI) has been a forerunner in providing high-end special make-up effects for the entertainment industry. Yagher started the business when the art of special make-up effects was still in its adolescence. Beginning with such characters as Freddy Krueger in A Nightmare on Elm Street 2 and Chucky in the Child’s Play, Yagher established himself as one of the top make-up effects artists. Yagher went on to create the Crypt Keeper on HBO’s Tales from the Crypt as well as win a number of awards.

KYPI has collaborated with many top film directors and several well-known actors, such as Tom Cruise on Mission Impossible 2. Other projects include Paramount’s The Spiderwicke Chronicles, Face/Off and Sleepy Hollow, Sony Pictures’ Master Of Disguise and Adaptation as well as Universal’s The Hulk. Recently, KYPI completed 12 seasons on the hit show Bones.

Sat. 10:15 - 11:15 a.m.

Interview with Kevin Yagher

(Hall Two Stage)

For over 30 years Kevin Yagher Productions Inc. (KYPI) has been a forerunner in providing high-end special make-up effects for the entertainment industry. Yagher started the business when the art of special make-up effects was still in its adolescence. Beginning with such characters as Freddy Krueger in A Nightmare on Elm Street 2 and Chucky in the Child’s Play, Yagher established himself as one of the top make-up effects artists. Yagher went on to create the Crypt Keeper on HBO’s Tales from the Crypt as well as win a number of awards.

KYPI has collaborated with many top film directors and several well-known actors, such as Tom Cruise on Mission Impossible 2. Other projects include Paramount’s The Spiderwicke Chronicles, Face/Off and Sleepy Hollow, Sony Pictures’ Master Of Disguise and Adaptation as well as Universal’s The Hulk. Recently, KYPI completed 12 seasons on the hit show Bones.