Waldo Mason Effects
Waldo Mason has worked in the UK prosthetics industry for 21 years, starting out working on commercials and exhibitions before landing his first feature film job on Stephen Norrington's 1995 production of The Mutant Chronicles. Although the film never made it past the preproduction build It was a valuable introducton to many of the people that he would work with to the present day.
After successfuly interviewing for Event Horizon at Animated Extras he became an established freelancer within the industry, working for several years at the Jim Henson Creature Shop in London and contribuing to many more TV & Film projects including Saving Private Ryan, Band Of Brothers, The Last Samurai, the Harry Potter series and as creature sculptor/ designer on Ridley Scott's Prometheus for Neal Scanlan Studios.
Prosthetic designing credits include five series of BBC's Waking The Dead, John Landis' Burke And Hare, series 1,2 and the upcoming series 3 of BBC's Ripper Street, Neil Jordan's Byzantium and the last instalment in Edgar Wrights "Cornetto" trilogy, The World's End.www.waldomason.com