Tom Hester

Tom Hester

Tom Hester has designed and sculpted for Hollywood for more than 35 years. His early work with Rick Baker included such films as An American Werewolf in London; Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes; Michael Jackson’s Thriller, Harry and The Hendersons, Gorillas in the Mist and Gremlins 2: The New Batch. Aside from live action film work and his personal fine art bronze sculptures, Hester was the lead character designer for the animated blockbusters Shrek, Shrek 2 and Shrek the Third.

Sat. 11:30 - 12:30 p.m.

'Thriller' Reunion: 35 Years Later

(Hall Two Stage)

Tom Hester has designed and sculpted for Hollywood for more than 35 years. His early work with Rick Baker included such films as An American Werewolf in London; Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes; Michael Jackson’s Thriller, Harry and The Hendersons, Gorillas in the Mist and Gremlins 2: The New Batch. Aside from live action film work and his personal fine art bronze sculptures, Hester was the lead character designer for the animated blockbusters Shrek, Shrek 2 and Shrek the Third.