Resume

  • Assisted to:

    Scott Wheeler, Shaun Smith, Ed Henrigues, Gregory Funk, DDT, Dean Jones, Arjen Tuiton, Maoricio Trani, Giuseppe Desiato, Mell Tucker, Jeff Farley,Brian Wide, Brian Penikas
  • Worked with:

    Andy Garcia, Ben Cross, Bijue Philips, Brekin Mayer, Christian Slater, Cuba Gooding Jr., Danny Glover, Dean Caine, Dolph Lundgren, Donald Sutherland, Dougrey Scott, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Ethan Hawke, Eva Green, Heather Graham, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Kellan Lutz, Kevin Sorbo, Kip Pardue, Leam McIntire Leelee Sobieski, Lena Headey Leo Howard, Lesley Stefanson, Randy Couture Robert Kneeper, Robert Pugh Rupert Friend, Selena Gomes, Sharon Stone, Sophie Monk, Steve Zahn, Sullivan Stapleton, Terry Crews, Timothy Oliphant, Timothy Spall, Val Kilmer, Vinessa Shaw, William Sadler
  • Personal Make-up Artist of: 

    Ethan Hawke, Kellan Lutz
  • Skills:

    ¤  Make-up Artist: Beauty / Movie / Theatre
    ¤  Prosthetic / SFX Make up Artist
    ¤  SFX Artist

Make-Up Department:

10-12.2013 - Your Face Sounds Familiar,S1,Georgia,GDSTV

  • Position: Character and Prosthetic Make-up Artist

08-10.2013 - Expendables 3

  • Director: Partick Hugues
  • HOD:Scott Eddo
  • DOP: Peter Menzies Jr.
  • Starring: Kellan Lutz, Terry Crews, Dolph Lundgren, Randy Couture
  • Position:Key Make-up Artist

02-07.2013 - The Legend of Hercules

  • Director: Renny Harlin
  • DOP: Sam McCurdy
  • Starring: Kellan Lutz, Leam McIntire
  • Position: Head of Make-up Department; Personal Make-up Artist of Mr. Kellan Lutz

06-10.2012 - 300: Rise of An Empire

  • Director: Noam Muro
  • HOD: Aileen Seaton
  • DOP: Simon Duggan
  • Starring: Sullivan Stapleton, Eva Green, Lena Headey
  • Position:Key Make-up Artist /Bulgaria

06.05-24.05 - Getaway

  • Director: Courtney Solomon,Yaron Levy
  • DOP: Yaron Levy
  • Starring : Ethan Hawke, Selena Gomes
  • Position:Personal Make-up Artist of Mr. Ethan Hawke Tattoo Design

08.2011-01.2012 - Expendables 2

  • Director: Simon West
  • HOD: Scott Eddo
  • DOP:Shelly Johnson
  • Starring : Liam Hemsworth,Terry Crews, Dolph Lundgren, Randy Couture, Yu Nan
  • Position:Key Make-up Artist

03-05.2011 - 247 F

  • Director: Levan Bakhia & Beqa Jguburia
  • DOP:Vigen Vartanov
  • Position:Head of Make-up &Hair Department

09-10.2010 - Assassin's Bullet

  • Director: Isaac Florentine
  • DOP: Ross Clarkson
  • Starring:Christian Slater,
  • Donald Sutherland, Timothy Spall
  • Position: Head of Make up & Hair Department

06-09.2010 - La Figlia del Capitano

  • Director: Giacomo Campiotti
  • DOP: Franco Curridoni
  • Position:Make up artist BG

01-06.2010 - Conan the Barbarian

  • Director: Marcus Nispel
  • DOP. Thomas Dean Donnelly
  • HOD: Shaun Smith and Scott Whileer
  • Make up artist BG
  • Position:Makeup artist & feature SFX extras

17.09.2009-23.11.2009 - 5 Days of August

  • Director: Renny Harlin
  • Dop. Checco Varese
  • Starring :Rupert Friend, Val Kilmer, Andy Garcia
  • Dean Cain, Emmanuelle Chriqui,
  • Heather Graham
  • Position:Makeup designer, Head of Make up Department

07.2009-08.2009 - AO, le dernier Neandertal

  • Director: Jacques Malatrerre
  • Dop. Sabine Lancelin
  • Head of make up and Prosthetics: Adrien Morot
  • Position:Makeup artist & prosthetic make up artist, Bulgaria

02.2009-05.2009 - The way back(Nominated for Oscar 2011, Makeup)

  • Director: Peter Weir
  • Starring:Ed Harris,Colin Farrell,Jim Sturgess
  • Head of makeup department:Ed Henriques
  • Key Makeup artist:Gregory Funk
  • Position:Third Makeup artist:

11.2008-12.2008 - Lightning strikes

  • Director: Gary Jones
  • Starring:Kevin Sorbo
  • Position:Special Effect & makeup artist

07.2008-09.2008 - Wrong Turn 3

  • Director: Declan O’Brien
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
  • Position:Makeup and Special Effects makeup department head

05.2008-06.2008 - The Hills Run Red

  • Director: Dave Parker
  • Starring: William Sadler, Sophie Monk,
  • Tad Hilgenbrink
  • Dark Castel
  • Warner Premier
  • Position:Key makeup artist, Sfx makeup artist

11.2007-12.2007 - Hammer of the Gods

  • Director: Todor Chapkunov
  • Position:Makeup artist, Sfx makeup artist

10.2007-11.2007 - Stag Night

  • Director: Peter Dowling
  • Starring:Kip Pardue,Vinessa Shaw,
  • Brekin Mayer
  • Position:Key makeup artist, Prosthetic makeup artist

08.2007-09.2007 - Don Dzeno-Italy

  • Director: Gianluigi Calderone
  • Position:Makeup assistent to Maoricio Trani

07.2007-08.2007 - Night Train

  • Director: Brian King
  • Starring:Danny Glover,Leelee Sobieski,
  • Steve Zahn
  • Position:Makeup artist,Sfx makeup artist

05.2006-06.2006 - Nuremberg,

  • Director: Mike Wadding,Director: Nigel Paterson,
  • Director: Paul Bradshaw
  • Starring: Ben Cross, Nathaniel Parker
  • Robert Pugh
  • BBC production
  • Position:Key make up artist

04.2006-05.2006 - Exsodos

  • Director: Gianluigi Galderone,DOP Gino Sg Reva
  • Red Film
  • Position:Makeup artist

11.2005 - Cesar

  • BBC production
  • Position:BG make up artist/ass.& crowd/

09.2006-11.2005 - Pompeii,yesterday,today.tomorrow

  • Director: Paolo Poety, DOP Gian Lorenzo Battaglia
  • Starring: Linda Batista,Victor Alfieri,Tomas
  • Arana
  • Janus media
  • Position:Crowd makeup artist

09.2005 - Hannibal

  • Director: Ed Bazalgette; DOP Mike Spragg
  • Adl. crowd makeup artist
  • Makeup: Caitlin Tanner
  • BBC production
  • Position:Makeup design-gore

07.2005 - Uomo della carita, L'

  • Adl. crowd make up artist

06.2005- Hindemidth

  • Director: A. Slabakov
  • pre-period:commercial shooting;
  • Position:Key makeup artist

05.2005 - 06.2005 - Lady with the camelias

  • (La signora delle camelie),
  • Director: L. Gasparini
  • DAP Itlaly, Nimar Studios Ltd.
  • Deangelis film production
  • Position:Makeup assistant, Crowd makeup artist

05.2005 - BBB juices, commercial

  • Position:Assistant makeup atist to V. Valov

04.2005 - Reifeisen bank, commercial

  • Position:Makeup artist

02.2005 - 03.2005 - The Erudite, Bulgarian TV movie

  • Position:Makeup artist of the females

12.2004- "Moglie cinese, La"

  • Director: Antonio Luigi Grimaldi
  • Position:Makeup assistant to Giuseppe Desiato

11.2004 - Mr. DJ music video, singer: Svetla Ivanova

  • Position:conceptual design and making, the robot character in the video, air brushing & apply on set

24 - 26.02.2003 - Show Make-up, Theatre Akzent,Vienna

09.2002 - 03.2003- Moderation make up for Austrian TV

12.2002- Body painting,

  • Casanova bar, Vienna, Austria

11.2002 - Moderation make up

  • Pammerfilm, Vienna, Austria

09.2002 - 03.2003- Beauty Line Vienna

  • Make Up school / Beauty Make-up /
  • Theatre /SFX Make-up

Special Effects makeup/prosthetics/:

01-06.2010 - Conan the Barbarian

  • Director: Marcus Nispel
  • DOP. Thomas Dean Donnelly
  • HOD: Shaun Smith and Scott Whileer
  • Make up artist BG
  • Position:Young Conan & feature SFX extras

17.09.2009-23.11.2009- 5 Days of August

  • Director: Renny Harlin
  • Dop. Checco Varese
  • Makeup designer
  • Starring :Rupert Friend, Val Kilmer, Andy Garcia
  • Dean Cain, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Heather Graham
  • Position:Head of Make up Department and all prosthetic

09.2009- Dead ahead

  • Director: Mike Hurst
  • Dop. Anton Bakarski
  • Design and supervising prosthetic manufacturin 07.2009-08.2009 AO,le dernier Neandertal
  • Director: Jacques Malatrerre
  • Dop.Sabine Lancelin
  • Head of make up and Prosthetics:Adrien Morot
  • Position:Makeup artist & prosthetic make up artist,Bulgaria

06.2009- The Strays

  • Dr. Patrik Syversen
  • Position:Supervisor prosthetic manufacturing

04.2008-05.2008- Messengers 2-the Scarecrow

  • Director: Martin Barnewitz
  • Starring: Norman Reedus
  • Ghost house pictures
  • Mandate Pictures
  • Position:Key SFX makeup, Scarecrow creature

04.2008-03.2008- The Grudge 3

  • Director: Toby Wilkins
  • Sony Pictures Entertainment
  • Columbia pictures
  • Position:Key SFX makeup, prosthetics

02.2008-03.2008 - Boogeyman 3

  • Director: Gary Jones
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
  • Ghost House Pictures
  • Position:Key SFX makeup, prosthetics supplied by P13

11.2007-12.2007 - Hammer of the Gods

  • Director: Todor Chapkunov
  • Position:Sfx makeup artist,Tattoos

10.2007-11.2007 - Stag Night

  • Director: Peter Dowling
  • Starring:Kip Pardue,Vinessa Shaw, Brekin Mayer
  • Position:Key makeup artist,Prosthetic makeup artist

07.2007-08.2007 - Night Train

  • Director: Brian King
  • Starring: Danny Glover,Leelee Sobieski,
  • Steve Zahn
  • Position:Makeup artist,Sfx makeup artist

04.2007-07.2007 - Hitman

  • Director: Xavier Gens
  • Starring: Timothy Oliphant,Dougrey Scott,Robert
  • Kneeper
  • Supervisor:Olivier Afonso
  • 20th century Fox/Eurocorp
  • Position:SFX makeup artist:Bulgaria

04.2007 - Hero wanted

  • Director: Brian Smrz
  • Cuba Gooding Jr.
  • Scar on Cuba Gooding Jr
  • Position:Prosthetic makeup design & application burn

02.2007-04.2007 - It's alive/remake on 1976/

  • Director: Jousef Rusnak
  • Starring:Bijue Philips
  • supervisor on set:Timithy Huizing
  • Position:Sfx makeup asst.

09.2006-10.2006 - Returning to the house on the hunted hill

  • DDT efectos speciales
  • Position:Sfx makeup asst.to supervisor Arjen Tuiton

07.2006-09.2006 - Day of the dead,

  • Director: Stive Miner;
  • SFX &makeup designer:Dean Jones
  • NU Image
  • Position:Sfx & makeup-Bulgaria

05.2005 - Wax children,

  • Director: Ivan Nitchev
  • (cut off ear prosthetic, sewed ear prosthetic)
  • Position:Prosthetics for actor Dean Donkov

09.2004 - Antibody,

  • Director: Tery Winkles
  • Position:blood FX, puppeteer, cut off head

Special Effects:

09.2004 - Locust,

  • Director: Ian Gilmore,
  • 500 locusts, 500 larvas, mechanical nest,
  • dead cows, dressing on set
  • Position:SFX supervision: Sofia FX Studios

08.2004 - 09.2004 - T.R.I.B.E.S,

  • Director: Ted Nicolaou, DoP David Worth,
  • SFX supervision Jeff Farley
  • Starring Corey Feldman,
  • Special Effect teem : Bulgaria
  • Position:puppeteer, life casting, mold making, painting,
  • working on set

06.2004 - 07.2004 - Man with the screaming brain,

  • Director: Bruce Campbell, DoP David Worth,
  • SFX supervision Mell Tucker
  • Starring: Bruce Campbell
  • Position:SFX M/U, working on set, ear prosthetic
  • finishing up costume

05.2004 - 06.2004 - Alien Apocalypse,

  • Director: Josh Becker, DoP. David Worth,
  • SFX supervision Gary Jones
  • Starring: Bruce Campbell
  • Position:Air-brushing, puppeteering, working on set,
  • SFX M/U, sculpting, prosthetics hands, chop off Neck

10.2004 - 11.2004 - Mr Dobro,

  • 2 sculptures for restaurant chain "Dobro"
  • Position:design, sculpting (with Roko),
  • casting (with Miglena and Roko), painting

12.2005-01.2006 - Puppet politicly show,TV7

  • Position:Puppet workshop supervisor,
  • sculpting,casting,airbrushing

04.2005 - Junk Brothers company

  • Position:silicone puppet cast

11.2004 - ProCredit Bank, commercial

  • Prop box

Special Effects: NU IMAGE

01.2007-02.2007 - The Shepherd

  • Director: Isaac Florentine
  • Starring:Jean-Claude Van Damme
  • Position:Sfx artist

10.2006-11.2006 - War,Inc

  • Director: Joshua Steftel
  • Starring:John Cusack,Merisa Tomei
  • Position:Sfx artist

04.2004 - 05.2004 - Rage Shark,

  • Director: Dany Lerner, DoP. Emil Topuzov
  • Position:Finishing-up, painting shark, fibercasting

01.2004 - 03.2004 - Hammer Head,

  • Director: Michael Oblovitz, DoP. Emil Topuzov
  • Position:Designing and sculpting shark embyos

10.2003 - 12.2003 - Mansquito,

  • Director: Tibor Tacker, DoP. Emil Topuzov

07.2003 - 09.2003 - Control,

  • Director: Tim Hunter
  • Starring: Ray Liotta, William Defoe

07.2003 - 08.2003 - Volcano,

  • Director: Mark Roper
  • Dead animals (birds, fishes, rats), lava

04.2003 - 07.2003 - Nine Lives,

  • Director: David Carson
  • Starring: Wesley Snipes
  • Position:prosthetic broken leg, burn body, dummies, prosthetic old age make-up

05.2002 - 09.2002 - The shu,

  • Director: Ringo Lam,
  • Starring: Jean-Claude Van Damme
  • Position:Foam latex prosthetics, Jean-Claude Van Damme Fight make up, cut throat, tattoos, Jean-Claude Van Damme life castings, breaking dummy, fake fists (stunts fights)

04.2002 - 06.2002 - Air strike

  • Director: David Worth
  • Position:SFX artiet, body parts after explosions (dummy tired of), SFX make up (knife in the forehead), burned half body

04.2002 - 05.2002 - Marines,

  • Director: Mark Roper
  • Position:SFX artist, foam latex prosthetics (Tired knee, shot aye, bitten till dead solder, stomach wound, and body parts & blood), Dummies

03.2002 - 04.2002 - Sinking interno,

  • Director: David Douglas
  • Position:SFX artist, body parts tired from mines, dummies

01.2002 - 03.2002 - Alien hunter,

  • Director: Ronald Krauss,
  • Starring: James Spader, Carl Lewis, Lesley Stefanson
  • Position:SFX artist, prosthetic (fork in the throat) Life casting, set dressing, miniatures, work on set, assistant to MEL artist with the alien costume, melting dummies

11.2001 - 01.2002 - Derailed,

  • Director: Bob Misiorowski,
  • Starring: Jean-Claude Van Damme
  • Position:SFX artist, aging, miniatures, dummies, fabrications

11.2001 - 12.2001 - Megalodon,

  • Director: David Worth
  • Position:SFX artist, casting, finishing of the casting, water plants (designed, sculpted and painted)

08.2001 - 09.2001 - Death train,

  • Director: Yossi Wein
  • Position:SFX artist

07.2001 - 08.2001 - Frogmen,

  • Director: Franklin Valette
  • Position:SFX artist, dummies

04.2001 - 05.2001 - Go for the money,

  • Director: Gaga Antonievic,
  • Starring: Val Kilmer, Christian Slater
  • Position:SFX artist, casting (dummy doubles), fabrication, aging

03.2001 - Rats,

  • Director: Tibor Tacacs
  • Position:SFX artist, foam latex casting (the rat and set dressing little rats), dummies, painting, hair punching, prosthetics (woman without legs and hand, tired neck), finishing of the castings, puppeteering

01.2001 - 02.2001 - Disaster,

  • Director: Yossi Wein
  • Position:SFX artist

01.2001 - Panic,

  • Director: Bob Misiorowski
  • Position:SFX artist, aging, making miniatures

10.2000 - 11.2000 - The order,

  • Director: Lettich,
  • Starring: Jean-Claude Van Damme
  • Position:SFX artist, manufactures, aging, prostetic feet and hands, live casting

08.2000 - 09.2000 - Grey zone,

  • Director: Tim Nelson, S
  • Starring: Harvey Keitel, Mira Sorvino, Steve Buscemi
  • Position:Main SFX artist, life casting (17 people, 3 kids & sculpted baby), finishing, painting dead bodies, dressing them, hair style (over 350 dummies-gelatin, gelatin with foam, balloon latex with foam), makeup on extras, stand-by on set

07.2000 - Navy seals 2

  • (Us seals), Director: Issak Florentine
  • Position:SFX artist

06.2000 - Octopus 2 (Terminal fear),

  • Director: Yossi Wein
  • Position:SFX artist (come up with new design on the octopus), Foam latex casting, puppeteering, octopus parts

04.2000 - Spiders 2,

  • Director: Sam Firstenberg
  • Position:Artist, casting, set dresing, stand by on set, puppeteering

11.1999 Shark attack 2,

  • Director: David Worth
  • Position:Artist, water plants (design, sculpted, painted)

09.1999 - Octopus,

  • Director: Wossi Wein
  • Position:Assistant to the SFX coordinator

02.1999 - 03.1999 - For the cause,

  • Director: David Douglas,
  • Starring: Dean Caine
  • Position:VFX coordinator personal assistant to the 2-nd unit director
 
 

Other work experience:

06.1999 - 09.1999 - Art crafts teacher in Jewish international camp

  • Szarvas, Hungary

03.1999 - 06.1999 - Assistant animator

  • Pillion films, Sofia; BG-Germany Company

1997 - Art teacher

  • In Jewish springs & summer camps

1993 - 1999 - Art & crafts teacher in the Bulgarian Jewish community

  • Art private teacher

Exhibitions & Competitions:

20.07.1997 - Exhibition

  • "PICTURES FROM KOVACHEVITZA"
  • Sofia,"HOUSE OF MOVIE"

1995 - Took part in a competition

  • "We gave something to the world"
  • SPECIAL referee award

1993 - Took a part in Art exhibition of my High School

Education:

09.2002 - 03.2003 - BEAUTY LINE VIENNA MAKE UP SCHOOL, Vienna, Austria

  • Make-up Artist Degree Diploma, first in class

09.1996 - 07.2001 - NATIONAL ACADEMY OF THEATRE AND MOVIE

  • QUALIFICATION: DIRECTOR OF ANIMATION
  • DEGREE: MASTER

1996 - 1999 - Government scholarship

1998 - 1 term New Bulgarian University

  • Program: Computer graphics and multimedia

1995 - 1996 1-year New Bulgarian University

  • In the program Set Designer

1990 - 1995 Special art school "Marin Drinov" - Sofia

  • QUALIFICATION: Design, art teacher

Language skills:

  • English /very good working level/
  • Russian /very good working level/
  • Macedonian /spoken/
  • Serbian /spoken/
  • Italian /basic/