Ghostbusters and Ghostbusters 2 make-up artist dies at 59
Michael R Thomas (credit as Michael Thomas), who provided prosthetic and make-up effects for New York based shooting in both Ghostbusters and Ghostbusters 2, passed away today, in New Jersey, aged 59. Thomas’ career included work on Saturday Night Live, and films as diverse as I Am Legend, Zoolander, and The Wiz.
Thomas is one of only a handful of crew members on Ghostbusters to return to work on Ghostbusters 2 as well. For more on the man and his work, please read the full Makeup Magazine article here.