Passionate about prosthetics? Mad about media makeup? Curious about creatures?
This epic day of learning, shopping and networking is for you! Demos, talks and advice from top film industry professionals, beautiful body art, extraordinary exhibits and shopping with leading specialist retailers.
Get discounts for groups of 10+ students, teaching aids for follow-up work and entry to our new Tutors’ Forum. We’re family-friendly with free entry for under 12s.
Tickets for #TPE2019!
Past events have sold out so be sure to get your tickets early!
For The Prosthetics Event 2019, the venue will be changing to the award-winning Ricoh Arena in Coventry! With over 1.6 million visitors per year, we’re very excited to be joining them.
Back-to-back education sessions on the Main Stage and Education Stage, demos, retail stands, the Monster Mash Exhibition, Application Station, Body Art Zone, Prize Draw and Portfolio Surgery! Please follow the announcements on our Facebook and Twitter to stay up to date with this years 5th anniversary event!!
These are just a few of the senior industry professionals who will be involved in demonstrations, seminars, discussions and one-to-one advice all day, please visit the Educators page for the full line-up!
Anthony is part of the Millennium FX team, working closely with Neill Gorton in Cornwall where he sculpts and moulds character prosthetics, and helps develop products for Neill’s Materials and MFX Warehouse. He shares his knowledge teaching bespoke Gorton Studio courses and writing tutorials for Prosthetics Magazine, as well as demoing at other events such as Monsterpalooza and IMATS. Just a few of Anthony’s film and TV credits include the upcoming ‘Devil’, ‘The Outpost’, ‘Boys from County Hell’, ‘Krypton’, ‘Peaky Blinders’, ‘Worzel Gummidge’, Johnny Depp starrer ‘Minamata’, ‘All is True’, ‘Victor Frankenstein’, ‘Red Dwarf’ XI and XII, ‘Urban Myths’ and ‘Doctor Who’. He will be demoing on the Gorton Studio stand and answering your technical questions as he works!Millennium FX
Neill holds multiple awards and co-directs industry-leading company Millennium FX. His career started in 1987 on ‘Waxwork’, since which he’s worked constantly – 2019 film projects include ‘Minamata’ starring Johnny Depp and Bill Nighy and on TV, BBC1’s remake of Worzel Gummidge starring Mackenzie Crook. He continually adds to his hundreds of TV credits with shows such as ‘Peaky Blinders’ and ‘Doctor Who’ and publishes Prosthetics Magazine, which goes from strength to strength and maintains his ethos of promoting continual learning.
Photo by Leon Csernohlavek.MillenniuM FX
Clinton Aiden Smith
Clinton is a trailblazer in developing prosthetics in his native South Africa, and globally in the field of hybrid practical/digital prosthetics. He started the first prosthetics studio in South Africa that employed crew full-time in 2008: Cosmesis Studio began servicing the local industry and has now done 365 projects internationally. Clinton has worked with artists and companies across the world, allowing him to be part of a bigger, global community. He also provides training and helps schools form curricula to serve our field in South Africa. He is now working to create a digital, cohesive workshop space where artists can collaborate on a different platform without the boundaries of travel. He is a SAFTA GOLD winner (South African award) and BAFTA nominee. Personally significant projects include ‘The Dark Tower’, ‘Mad Max :Fury Road’, ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 1’, ‘World War Z’, ‘Resident Evil: Final Chapter’, ‘Dredd’, ‘Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom’, ‘The Girl’, ‘The Last Face’ and ‘The Last House on the Left’.Cosmesis
Chloe is an in-demand prosthetic makeup and hair specialist and spent the last four years as Rory McCann’s personal prosthetic makeup artist on ‘Game of Thrones’. She has worked in film and television for the past 11 years after graduating from London College of Fashion and began her career on ‘Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows’ alongside Nick Dudman. Since then her credits include: ‘The Revenant’, ‘Dark Shadows’, ‘Thor’, ‘Warhorse’, ‘Star Wars’, ‘Rocketman’, ‘1917’ and ‘Game of Thrones’. Chloe will be a member of the ‘Glue like a Girl’ panel presented by PAM: look out for schedules near the event to find out where and when to see it!IMDB
Don Lanning is one of the industry’s best-known sculptors. His credits include the smash hit ‘Lost in Space’ remake, ‘Star Trek Beyond’, ‘Into the Woods’. ‘Batman vs. Superman’, ‘Oblivion’, ‘Star Trek: Into Darkness’, ‘The Avengers’, ‘Dark Shadows’, ‘Battleship’, ‘Pirates of the Caribbean 4: On Stranger Tides’, ‘Green Lantern’, ‘H2: Halloween 2’, ‘Quarantine’, ‘Star Trek’, ‘Superman Returns’, ‘Silent Hill’, ‘Fantastic Four’, ‘‘Blade 3’, ‘Alien vs. Predator’ and ‘Hellboy’. Check our stage schedules neat the event to find out where to see Don.Facebook
Kate has been nominated for Emmy, BAFTA and RTS awards eight times and is known for working fast to produce major transformations. She switches easily between the pace of film (‘Hugo’, ‘Clash of the Titans’, ‘Love Actually’) and fast-change television comedy or period drama. Recently she was makeup designer on hit BBC/Netflix series ‘The Last Kingdom’. Kate will be heading up the ‘Glue Like a Girl’ panel, celebrating the wealth of talent among 13 of the industry’s prolific female artists; check our schedules near the event for time and location.Website