Attention, attention all of you mask making special effects Bidite geniuses! The SyFy Channel is looking you!! Are you tired of creating masterpieces in your basement that no one ever sees while substandard and laughable makeup effects are being plastered all over the genre? Wanna be the next horror effects superstar? Really, are you sure? Here’s your chance!
The SyFy Channel is seeking the next special effects superstar for season two of their hit competition series FACE OFF. You’ll have to hurry though! Tryouts are THIS WEEKEND!
They are casting men and women, both profesonals and novices to the art of special FX make-up. Interested applicants must be 18 years or older and proficient in beautifying, prosthetics and special FX. Interested participants can obtain an application by viting the official Face Off webte at http://www.syfy.com/faceoff.
LOS ANGELES MARRIOTT – MONSTERPALOOZA CONVENTION
2500 Hollywood Way
Burbank, CA 91505Faceoofflosangeles@gail.com
NEW YORK – IMATS CONVENTION (downstairs)
82 Mercer Building
82 Mercer Street
New York, NY
Sunday, April 10, 2011
10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. pacific in Los Angeles
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. eastern in New YorkAbout Face Off
“Syfy’s Face Off, the hit competition reality series that celebrates the incredible artistry of special FX make-up, exploring the world of these pros and the unlimited imagination which allows them to create amazing works of living art. The series incorporates effects make-up, as well as a a wide range of skill sets including prosthetics, sculpting, casting and molding. Each episode involves incredible reveals of the competitors’ finished work, and the drama of one contestant being sent home by the panel of expert and celebrity judges. It all culminates in one winner and one $100,000 grand prize that will launch a career.”