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Tom Savini

1946 - Today

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Thomas Vincent Savini (born November 3, 1946) is an American prosthetic makeup artist, actor, stunt performer and film director. He is known for his makeup and special effects work on many films directed by George A. Romero, including Martin, Dawn of the Dead, Day of the Dead, Creepshow and Monkey Shines; he also created the special effects and makeup for many cult classics like Friday the 13th (parts I and IV), Maniac, The Burning, The Prowler and The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2. Savini directed Night of the Living Dead, the 1990 remake of Romero's 1968 Night of the Living Dead; his other directing work includes three episodes of the TV show Tales from the Darkside and one segment in The Theatre Bizarre. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tom Savini has received more than 1,545,381 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Tom Savini is the 1,525th most popular actor (up from 1,527th in 2019), the 2,633rd most popular biography from United States (up from 2,704th in 2019) and the 743rd most popular American Actor.

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  • 2.95

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Among actors, Tom Savini ranks 1,525 out of 9,996Before him are Paul Lukas, Dita Von Teese, Patricia Clarkson, Robin Tunney, George Dzundza, and Sam Worthington. After him are Beata Tyszkiewicz, Angelique Rockas, Joanna Shimkus, Fionnula Flanagan, Everett McGill, and James Fox.

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Among people born in 1946, Tom Savini ranks 173Before him are Ian McDonald, Peter Sutcliffe, Sue Lyon, Joe Dante, Ahmed Faras, and Jean-Pierre Jarier. After him are Birgitte, Duchess of Gloucester, Petre Roman, Michael Radford, Héctor Yazalde, Toktar Aubakirov, and Ralf Hütter.

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Among people born in United States, Tom Savini ranks 2,633 out of 18,182Before him are Elgin Baylor (1934), Morton Feldman (1926), Robin Tunney (1972), Gall (1840), Coleman Hawkins (1904), and George B. McClellan (1826). After him are Nelson Algren (1909), Carmine Coppola (1910), Joseph Heller (1923), Sugar Ray Leonard (1956), Michael Walzer (1935), and Everett McGill (1945).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Tom Savini ranks 743Before him are Sal Mineo (1939), Brittany Murphy (1977), Ned Beatty (1937), Dita Von Teese (1972), Patricia Clarkson (1959), and Robin Tunney (1972). After him are Everett McGill (1945), Pam Grier (1949), Arlene Dahl (1925), Ted Levine (1957), Kristen Stewart (1990), and Dyanne Thorne (1936).

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