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The Practical People, Episode IV: Make-Up Effects Group

Join host Christopher Moonlight and Jack Ritchie for the fourth episode of our all practical effects oriented podcast, The Practical People.

In this episode, hosts Christopher Moonlight and Jack Ritchie interview practical effects masters Nick Nicolaou and Paul Katte of the Sydney Australia based Make-Up Effects Group. You’ll hear us talk about their work on The Matrix, The Wolverine, I Frankenstein, The Hobbit, and Chronicles of Narnia, just to name a few. We also cover their own projects, their upcoming work on the SyFy Channel’s new series Childhood’s End, based on the Author C. Clarke novel, and our mutual love of H.R. Giger.

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Special Note: Jack Ritchie and his wife have both been hit with some unexpected medical issues. If you enjoy this show, and want to help them out, please CLICK HERE to learn more about how you can lend a hand. Thank you. -Christopher Moonlight

The following two tabs change content below. an indie film maker in Austin, TX who specializes in low budget practical effects in the sci-fi and horror genre's. He is also the publisher of Moonlight Art Magazine and creator behind comics such as The Black Lipstick Curse, The Temp, and Negative.