Michael Maddi

Michael Maddi started in the industry at a young age, and by 18, he was assisting make-up artist Ed French on C.H.U.D. Early credits include The Blob, Home Alone 2: Lost in New York, Once Around and Last Exit to Brooklyn. By his early 30s Maddi headed the make-up department at Saturday Night Live. He now creates 3-D animation along with make-up. His make-up effects company, Illusioneering, creates a range of hyper-real effects and make-ups, from designs to custom props and fully articulated puppets.

Michael Maddi started in the industry at a young age, and by 18, he was assisting make-up artist Ed French on C.H.U.D. Early credits include The Blob, Home Alone 2: Lost in New York, Once Around and Last Exit to Brooklyn. By his early 30s Maddi headed the make-up department at Saturday Night Live. He now creates 3-D animation along with make-up. His make-up effects company, Illusioneering, creates a range of hyper-real effects and make-ups, from designs to custom props and fully articulated puppets.