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 1,373,396 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Tom Savini is the 1,527th most popular actor (up from 1,848th in 2019), the 2,705th most popular biography from United States (up from 3,213th in 2019) and the 752nd most popular American Actor.

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Among actors, Tom Savini ranks 1,527 out of 10,030Before him are Linda Kozlowski, Terry Crews, Matthew Modine, David Soul, Julia Ormond, and Viveca Lindfors. After him are Margot Kidder, Betty Grable, Nancy Allen, Everett McGill, Frank Vincent, and Vladimír Menšík.

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Among people born in 1946, Tom Savini ranks 161Before him are Linda Ronstadt, Toktar Aubakirov, Goyo Benito, Ti Lung, Francisco Varela, and Birgitte, Duchess of Gloucester. After him are Antony Beevor, Tina Aumont, Brigitte Fossey, Jan Kodeš, Paul Schrader, and Patrick Head.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Tom Savini ranks 2,705 out of 15,968Before him are David Soul (1943), Benjamin West (1738), Elbridge Gerry (1744), Nikki Sixx (1958), William C. Durant (1861), and Michael Kamen (1948). After him are Joe Rosenthal (1911), Betty Grable (1916), Nancy Allen (1950), Tom Fogerty (1941), Heber Doust Curtis (1872), and Nick Holonyak (1928).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Tom Savini ranks 752Before him are Xander Berkeley (1955), Edward Herrmann (1943), Linda Kozlowski (1958), Terry Crews (1968), Matthew Modine (1959), and David Soul (1943). After him are Betty Grable (1916), Nancy Allen (1950), Everett McGill (1945), Frank Vincent (1939), Mercedes McCambridge (1916), and June Allyson (1917).

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