Gino Crognale

Gino Crognale

Lead Faculty

Gino has been working on large and small budget film and television productions since 1985.  Regarded as top professional in the make up effects field and a highly gifted sculptor, he has worked all over the world bringing fantasy to life. He also has experience as a full time make up effects instructor.

Gino's History:

2011

OZ The Great and Powerful - KNB FX Group - Detroit. MI - Make Up Application
The Walking Dead - KNB FX Group - Atlanta, GA - Make Up Application
WWE Triple H Helmet - Gino Crognale/Tom Savini
Locke & Key - Almost Human FX - Pittsburgh, PA - Make Up Application
Scar 23 - P-13 Entertainment - Ohio and Detroit - Sculpture and Make Up

2010

Hostel III - P-13 Entertainment - Detroit, MI. - Make Up Application
I Am Number IV - Gino Crognale/KNB FX - Pitt. PA - Make Up Application
The Jinn - P13 Entertainment - Michigan - Make Up Application
Predators - KNB FX Group - Austin, Texas - Make Up Application

2009

Predators - KNB FX Group - Austin, Texas - Make Up Application
Halloween 2 - Wayne Toth Inc. - Connectitcut - Make Up Application
Piranha 3D - KNB FX Group - Los Angeles - Sculpt & Shop work
Slice - KNB FX Group - Los Angeles - Sculpt & Shop work
Final Destination IV - KNB FX Group - Los Angeles, Orlando - Make Up Application

2008

Sorority Row - Gino Crognale/Spookyman Inc. - Pittsburgh, PA - Make Up App.
Milk - KNB FX Group - PA - Sculpt work
Shelter - KNB FX Group & Gino Crognale/Spookyman Inc. Pittsburgh, PA - Make Up
Chidren of the Corn (remake) - P-13 Ent. Ohio - Sculpt & Shop work
Hisss - P-13 Ent. - Crestline, Ohio - Sculpt & Shop work
Shorts - KNB FX Group - Austin, TX - Make Up Application
Unborn - KNB FX Group - Chicago, IL - Make Up Application
Bump - P13 Ent. - Ohio - Sculpt & Shop work

2007

The Great Debaters - KNB FX Group - Shreveport, LA - Make Up Application
Mirrors - KNB FX - Bucharest, Romania - Make Up Application
The Pacific - KNB FX Group - Los Angeles - Sculpt & Shop work
The Spirit - P-13 Entertainment - Ohio - Sculpt & Shop work
Slice - KNB FX Group - Los Angeles - Sculpt & Shop work
To Live and Die - P-13 Entertainment - Ohio - Sculpt & Shop work
Slaughter - P-13 Ent. - Ohio - Sculpt & Shop work
Stephen Kingʼs “The Mist” - KNB FX Group - Shreveport, LA - Make Up Application
The Kill Point - Gino Crognale/Spookyman Inc. - Pittsburgh - Make Up Application

2006

Stephen Kingʼs “The Mist” - KNB FX - Los Angeles - Make Up Application
R. L. Stine”s “The Haunting Hours” - KNB FX - Pittsburgh - Make Up Application
Grindhouse “Planet Terror” -KNB FX - Austin, TX - Make Up Application
Undead or Alive - P-!3 Ent. - Sante Fe, NM - Make Up Application
Buried Alive - P-13 Ent. - Ohio - Make Up Application
Living Hell - P-13 Ent. - Ohio - Sculpt & Shop work
The Rage- P-13 Ent. - Ohio - Make Up Application

2005

Land of the Dead - KNB FX - Toronto, Canada - Make Up Application
Living Hell - P-13 Ent. - Ohio - Sculpt & Shop work
The Rage - P-13 Ent. - Ohio - Make Up Application

2004

Land of the Dead - KNB FX - Toronto, Canada - Make Up Application
Sin City - KNB FX - Austin, Texas - Set Supervisor - Make Up Application
House of Wax - KNB FX - TX. - Shop work

2003

Kill Bill - KNB FX - Pasadena, CA - Make Up Application
The Hulk - KNB FX - San Francisco, CA - Make Up Application
Spy Kids III - KNB FX - Austin, TX - Make Up Application
Cursed - KNB FX - Los Angeles - Make Up Application
Tremors IV - KNB FX - Palmdale, CA - Make Up Application
Family Curse - KNB FX - Toronto, Canada - Make Up Application

2002

Bad Boys II - KNB - Miami, Fla - Make Up Application
Spy Kids II - KNB FX - Austin, TX - Make Up Application
Identity - KNB FX - Los Angeles - Sculpt & Shop work
Ghost Ship - KNB FX - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Skin Walkers - KNB FX - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Kill Bill - KNB FX - LA - Sculpt & Shop work

2001

Instructor at the TOM SAVINI MAKE UP SCHOOL, teaching all aspects of make up and
effects make up - Monesson, PA

2000

Unbreakable - KNB FX Group - Philadelphia, PA - Make Up Application
Spy Kids - KNB FX - Austin, TX - Make Up Application
The Animal - KNB FX - Los Angeles - Sculpt & Shop work
13 Ghosts - KNB FX - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Evolution - KNB FX - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Revelation - KNB FX - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Miriam Titlebaum Homicide - KNB FX - TV Pilot - LA - Make Up Application
Rat Race - KNB FX - Calagary and Nevada - Make Up Application

1999

Little Nicky - KNB - Los Angeles - Sculpt & Shop work
Alley McBeal - KNB - LA - Set Supervisor - Make Up Application
Dune (TV Show) - KNB - Dept. wins emmy for effects - Sculpt & Shop work
What Planet are you From - KNB - LA - Make Up Application
Spiders - KNB - LA - Make Up Application
Texas Rangers - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
House on Haunted Hill- KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Rocky and Bullwinkle - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Mulholland Drive - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Bats - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Cherry Falls - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
The Cell - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Brimstone - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Xena Princess Warrior - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Chicago Hope - KNB - LA - Make Up Application

1998

The Green Mile - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
The Faculty - KNB - Austin, TX - Make Up Application
A Simple Plan - KNB - LA -Sculpt & Shop work
13th Warrior - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Universal Soldier II - KNB - Dallas, TX - Set Supervisor - Make Up Application
Detroit Rock City - KNB - Toronto, Canada - Set Supervisor - Make Up Application
End of Days - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
X-Files Movie - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
The Haunting - KNB - LA - Make Up Application
Super Adventure Team - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Simian (TV Show) - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Dusk til Dawn II - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Ravenous - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Black Cat Run - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work

1997

Scream II - KNB - LA - Make Up Application
Wishmaster - KNB - LA - Make Up Application
Vampires - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
The Ghosts of Mars - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
The Mummy - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Dusk til Dawn III - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Talos The Mummy - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Nightman (TV Show) - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Under Wraps - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Phantasm IV - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Universal Florida “Dragon Ride” - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Viacom Store Chicago “Star Trek” (GORN) - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Peek a BOO - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
PEPSI Commercial - SUPER BOWL - LA -Sculpt & Shop work
HBO Spawn - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Rolling Stone Magazine - “Girlʼs of SCREAM” Photo Shoot - Make Up Application

1996

Spawn - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Jingle all the Way - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Night Flier - KNB - Wilmington, NC - Make Up Application
Erasure - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work

1995

Kingpin - KNB - Pittsburgh - Make Up Application
From Dusk til Dawn - KNB - LA - Make Up Application
Erasure - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Black Sheep - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Demolitionist - KNB - LA - Make Up Application
Outer Limits (series) - KNB - Vancouver, Canada - Make Up Application
ER (TV Show) - KNB - LA - Make Up Application
Hercules (TV Series) - KNB - Aukland, New Zealand - Make Up Application
Xena Princess Warrior (TV Series) - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work

1994

Citizen X - KNB - Budapest, Hungary Set Supervisor - Make Up Application
The Walking Dead - KNB - Orlando, FLA Set Supervisor - Make Up Application
Picket Fences (TV Show) - KNB - LA - Make Up Application
Village of the Damned - KNB - San Francisco, CA - Make Up Application
Never Talk to Strangers - KNB - Toronto, Canada - Make Up Application

1993

Pulp Fiction - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Single White Female - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
The Last Outlaw - KNB - Sante Fe, NM - Make Up Application
Bio-Dome - KNB - LA - Make Up Application
Pumpkinhead II - KNB - LA - Make Up Application
In the Mouth of Madness - KNB - Toronto, Canada - Make Up Application

1992

Darkman II - KNB - Toronto Canada Set Supervisor - Make Up Application
Friday the 13th (part 9) - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Dr. Giggles - KNB - Portland, OR Set Supervisor - Make Up Application
Trancers III - KNB - LA - Make Up Application
Doppleganger - KNB - LA - Make Up Application
LUXOR CASINO - Trumbul Studios - Mass. - Key Make Up Effects - Make Up App.

1991

Army of Darkness - KNB - Palmdale, CA - Set Work
Frankenstein the College Years (TV Show) - LA - Key Make Up Effects - Make Up App
The Nutty Nut - KNB - LA - Make Up Application
Johnny Zombie - KNB - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
LAS VEGAS VIDEO CON. -KNB - Las Vegas, NV - Live Make Up Demo

1990

A Rage in Harlem - Cincinnati, Ohio - Key Make Up Effects - Make Up Application
The Dark Half - Optic Nerve - Pittsburgh - Sculpt & Shop work
Innocent Blood - Steve Johnsonʼs XFX - PA - Mold work

1989

Criminal Justice - Pittsburgh - Key Make Up Effects - Make Up Application
Frankenhooker - Atlantic West FX - New York City - Make Up Application
Basketcase II - Atlantic West Fx - New York City - Make Up Application
MTV Commercial “HA Network” - Atlantic West FX - New York City - Make Up App.
Rolling Stone Magazine - Photo Shoot - NYC - Key Make Up Fx - Make Up App.

1988

Phantasm II - Mark Shostrom Studio - LA - Make Up Application
Deepstar Six - Mark Shostrom Studio - LA - Make Up Application
Meet The Applegates - Kevin Yagher Studio - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
976 - EVIL - Kevin Yagher Studio - LA - Sculpt & Shop work

1987

The Seventh Sign - Kevin Yagher Studio - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
The Hidden - Kevin Yagher Studio - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
The Borrower - Kevin Yagher Studio - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Freddyʼs Mightmares (TV Series) - Kevin Yagher - LA - MUFX Supervisor ,Season1
TEXAS JAM - Freddy Kreuger make up for concert - Dallas - Make Up App.
PEOPLE Magazine - Photo Shoot - LA - Freddy Kreuger Make Up Application
SMITHKLINE Pharmaceutical Commercial - Phila. PA - Key Make Up Effects

1986

A Nightmare On Elm Street III - Kevin Yagher Studio - LA - Make Up Application
Texas Chainsaw Massacre II - Tom Savini Ltd. - Austin, TX - Make Up Application
Werewolf (TV Series) - Cannom Creations - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Big Foot - Kevin Yagher Studio - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
From Beyond - MMI FX Studio - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Ghoulies II - MMI FX Studio - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
The Doll - MMI - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Spellcaster - MMI - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Pulse Pounders - MMI - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Garbage Pail Kids - MMI - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Red Moon - MMI - LA - Sculpt & Shop work

1985

Aliens - Stan Winston Studio - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Invaders From Mars - Stan Winston Studio - San Pedro, CA - Make Up Work
Troll - MMI - Rome, Italy - Make Up Work
Eliminators - MMI - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
Terror Vision - MMI - LA - Make Up Work
April Foolʼs Day - REEL FX - LA - Sculpt & Shop work
BELL ATLANTIC Commercial - Phila. PA - Key Make Up Effects
BRISTOL MYERS Commercial - Phila. PA - Key Make Up Effects

1983

Attended the JOE BLASCO MAKE UP CENTER, Hollywood, Ca., and graduated at the
top of the class.

  • Approved by the Ohio State Board of Career Colleges and Schools. Certificate of Registration #12-03-1985T