Here are some of the exciting projects the Blue Whale Studios team has been a part of!

Film & Television


“Guardians of the Galaxy 2”

2017

Dir: James Gunn

Special Makeup Effects Artist for Legacy FX  – Jonah Levy, Matthew Silva, Luandra Whitehurst

SPFX Dept. Head:  Brian Sipe


“American Pastoral”

2016

Dir: Ewan McGregor

Key Makeup Artist – Jonah Levy

Dept. Head:  Judy Chin


“The Accountant”

2016

Dir: Gavin O’Connor

Special Makeup Effects Artist – Matthew Silva

Special Makeup Effects Dept. Head:  Bill Johnson


“BOO! A Madea Halloween”

2016

Dir: Tyler Perry

Special Effects Makeup Effects Dept Head (Zombies only) – Jonah Levy


“Cell”

2016

Dir: Tod Williams

Special Makeup Effects Artist – Matthew Silva

Special Makeup Effects Dept. Head:  Andre Freitas


“Allegiant”

2016

Dir: Robert Schwentke

Special Effects Makeup Artist – Matthew Silva

Dept. Head:  Ed Henriques


“Triple 9”

2016

Dir: John Hillcoat

Special Makeup Effects Artist – Matthew Silva

Special Makeup Effects Dept. Head:  Bill Johnson


“The Hunger Games: Mocking Jay – Part 1”

2015

Dir: Francis Lawrence

Special Effects Makeup Artists – Jonah Levy, Luandra Whitehurst

Dept. Head:  Ve Neill


“The Last Witch Hunter”

2015

Dir: Breck Eisner

Special Effects Makeup Artist for Fractured FX – Jonah Levy

Dept Head: Justin Raleigh


“Vampire Diaries”

2012-2016

Special Effects Makeup Artist  – Matthew Silva

Prosthetic Fabrication Seasons 6 & 7

Dept Head: Amber Crowe


“Hoke: Pilot

2014

Dir: Scott Frank

Key Makeup Artist – Jonah Levy

Dept. Head:  Judy Chin


“Get On Up”

2014

Imagine Entertainment/JB Films

Old Age Special Effects Makeup Artist – Jonah Levy

Prosthetic Makeup Designer:  Fionagh Cush


 “Sleepy Hollow”

2013-2014

FOX

Special Effects Makeup Artist – Jonah Levy

Dept. Head:  Corey Castellano


 “Helene Alone”

2013

Dir: Henrik Poulsen

Special Effects Makeup Department Head – Jonah Levy

All Creatures by Blue Whale Studios inc


 “Homeland”

2013-14

Showtime

Special Effects Makeup Artist for KNB EFX – Jonah Levy

2 episodes season 3


 “Banshee”

2013-2015 (Seasons 2-4)

Cinemax

Special Effects Makeup Artist  – Jonah Levy

Various Prosthetic Fabrication by Blue Whale Studios Inc

SPFX Dept Head:  Ozzy Alvarez


 “Beautiful Creatures”:

2013

Sixteenth Moon Productions

Additional Makeup Artist – Luandra Whitehurst


 “The Green Inferno”

2012

Dir: Eli Roth

Key Special Effects Makeup Artist for KNB EFX – Jonah Levy


 “The Butler”

2012


Old Age Makeup Cuba Gooding Jr.

Special Effects Makeup Artist – Jonah Levy

Prosthetic Makeup Designer:  Matthew Mungle


“The Secret Life of Walter Mitty”

2012

Dir: Ben Stiller Dream Works/Paramount

On Set Makeup: Kristen Wiig – Jonah Levy

Old Age Shop Coordination 

Mold Making Prosthetic Renaissance/Mike Marino


  “OZ: The Great & Powerful”

2011

Dir: Sam Raimi

Special Effects Makeup Artist for KNB EFX – Jonah Levy


“GI Joe 2: Retaliation”

2011

Dir: Jon Chu

“Arashikage” Tattoo fabrication

Dept Head: Todd Kleitsch


 “Magic City”:

2013

Starz Productions

Additional Makeup Artist – Luandra Whitehurst


 “Transformers 3”

2010

Additional Makeup – Florida Unit – Jonah Levy

Dept: Head:  Ed Henriques


 “I Am Number 4”

2010

Dir: DJ Caruso Dream Works

Special Effects Makeup – Florida Unit for KNB EFX – Jonah Levy


 “Green Lantern”

2010

Dir: Martin Campbell Warner Bros

Special Effects Makeup Technician – Jonah Levy

Joel Harlow Designs


 “Letters To God”

2009

Key Makeup Artist and Fabrication of Silicone Scars – Jonah Levy

Dept. Head:  Lee Grimes


 “The Crazies”

2009

Dir: Breck Eisner

Special Effects Makeup Artist for Almost Human FX (Georgia Unit)


 “Zombieland”

2009

Dir: Reuben Fleischer

Special Effects Makeup Artist for Alterian Studios


 “Bait Shop”

2008

Dir: Mike Elliott

Creation of Silicone Fish Puppet


“Beethoven’s Big Break”

2008

Dir: Mike Elliott

Additional Makeup

Dept. Head:  Lee Grimes


 “Hogan Know’s Best”

2007


Key Makeup Artist.

Special Effects Makeup Technician

Creation of Silicone Appliances for The Hogan Family


 “Dateline NBC”

2007

Disguise Makeup for Interview Subject


 “Bring It On 4”

2007

Dir: Steve Rash

Makeup Artist

Dept Head:  Lee Grimes


 “Sydney White”

2007

Dir: Joe Nussbaum

Universal Makeup Artist


 “Into the Blue”

2005

Dir: John Stockwell

MGM/Columbia

Special Effects Makeup Technician

Sculpture and Mold-making for Corey Castellano


 “The Ice Harvest”

2005

Dir: Harold Ramis

Special Effects Makeup Technician and

On set Special Effects application of Silicone Appliance to stunt double for Billy Bob Thornton

Application of severed finger appliance to Mike Starr


 “Monster”

2003

Dir: Patty Jenkins

Additional Makeup Artist

Dept Head:  Toni G.


 “The Kronenberg Chronicles”

2002 Dir: John Landis

Special Effects Makeup Artist

SPFX Technician, Creature Suit tech


 “Sheena”

2000-2001

Makeup Artist

Dept. Head:  Lee Grimes


 “The Today Show”, “CBS Morning Show”, “FOX & Friends”

2000-2005

Special Effects Makeup for various Halloween and Christmas episodes


“E.R”

1999


Assistant makeup and old age makeup application for episode “Middle of Nowhere”


 “Mortal Kombat: Crusades”

1998

Special Effects Makeup Artist

SPFX Technician: Design, sculpture, mold-making, fabrication and painting


 “Home Alone 3”

1997

Dir: Raja Gosnell

20th Century Fox

Special Effects Technician, props, and mold-making


Theater, Stage & Special Event

Universal Studios Orlando & Japan
Creation of various makeup fx and props to be used in theme parks in Orlando and Japan “Madame Butterfly” Imperial Symphony Orchestra
“Cirque Events” Metropolis Productions
“Bat Boy the Musical” FSC


Drew Thomas Magic; America’s Got Talent finalist CSI Museum Tour
Creation of 2 real to life bodies to replicate crime scenes for museum tour and 2 “clean” bodies to project video of internal organs onto


Sea World Orlando & San Diego
Makeup Design for various shows and events, as well as Makeup Department Head for events and creation of hand tied lace pieces for Christmas shows


Wannado City
Creation of realistic medical and dental bodies in which guests can perform mock operations and medical procedures


N’SYNC “Ain’t No Stoppin Us Now” Tour
Creation of 15 ft blacklight puppet & design and creation of blacklight suits and masks for group members, and makeup artist for various music videos


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