Steve LaPorte

Makeup Department | Special Effects
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KNOWN FOR 
Lost (2004-2010) | Longmire (2012-2017) | Code Black (2015-2017)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins & 10 nominations More »
AKA 
Steve La Port | Steve E. La Porte | Steve La Porte | Steve La Prote | Steve Laporte  Less
GUILDS *
SAG Eligible | IATSE | Motion Picture Academy | Television Academy  Less
WORK HISTORY *
Commercial | Theater | Music Video | Film | Television  Less
JOB TYPES *
Stunts | Special Effects | Acting | Props | Hair and Make-up  Less
CITIZENSHIP *
US (with valid passport) (Authorized to work in United States)
UNPAID WORK *
Not willing to work unpaid
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

Filmography Filter

Past Film & Video (78 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Spare RoomSpare Room Special Makeup Effects Artist  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for Too Macabre: The Making of Elvira, Mistress of the DarkToo Macabre: The Making of Elvira, Mistress of the Dark (Video) Self, Special Thanks  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for IncarnateIncarnate Makeup Special Effects  Less 2016 $5MM $4.8MM / $6.3MM
  • Primary photo for Oz the Great and PowerfulOz the Great and Powerful Background Makeup Supervisor, "Land Of OZ"  Less 2013 $215MM $235MM / $493MM
  • Primary photo for Abraham Lincoln: Vampire HunterAbraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter Special Makeup Effects Artist  Less 2012 $69MM $38MM / $116MM
  • Primary photo for BattleshipBattleship Key Makeup Artist (Hawaii)  Less 2012 $209MM $65MM / $303MM
  • Primary photo for X-Men: First ClassX-Men: First Class Prosthetic Makeup Artist  Less 2011 $160MM $146MM / $354MM
  • Primary photo for Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger TidesPirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides Makeup Artist  Less 2011 $250MM $241MM / $1.05B
  • Primary photo for When Harry Met Sally 2 with Billy Crystal and Helen MirrenWhen Harry Met Sally 2 with Billy Crystal and Helen Mirren (Video) Special Effects Makeup  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Stay CoolStay Cool Makeup Artist  Less 2009 $4.5MM
  • Primary photo for SurrogatesSurrogates Makeup Department Head (second unit) (as Steve La Porte)  Less 2009 $80MM $39MM / $122MM
  • Primary photo for The FixThe Fix (Short) Key Makeup Artist  Less 2005 $60K
  • Primary photo for Van HelsingVan Helsing Key Special Effects Makeup Artist  Less 2004 $160MM $120MM / $300MM
  • Primary photo for The RundownThe Rundown Makeup Supervisor (second unit)  Less 2003 $85MM $48MM / $81MM
  • Primary photo for Terminator 3: Rise of the MachinesTerminator 3: Rise of the Machines Makeup Artist (as Steve Laporte)  Less 2003 $200MM $150MM / $283MM
  • Primary photo for WindtalkersWindtalkers Makeup Department Head  Less 2002 $115MM $41MM / $78MM
  • Primary photo for The Scorpion KingThe Scorpion King Key Makeup Artist  Less 2002 $60MM $91MM / $165MM
  • Primary photo for ImpostorImpostor Prosthetic Effects Artist  Less 2001 $40MM $6.1MM / —
  • Primary photo for How the Grinch Stole ChristmasHow the Grinch Stole Christmas Makeup Artist  Less 2000 $123MM $260MM / $345MM
  • Primary photo for Play It to the BonePlay It to the Bone Makeup Department Head, Makeup Designer  Less 1999 $24MM $8.4MM / —
  • Primary photo for Galaxy QuestGalaxy Quest Special Makeup Effects Artist  Less 1999 $45MM $72MM / $91MM
  • Primary photo for Deep Blue SeaDeep Blue Sea Makeup Artist (second unit) (as Steve Laporte)  Less 1999 $60MM $74MM / $165MM
  • Primary photo for Enemy of the StateEnemy of the State Special Makeup Effects Artist (uncredited)  Less 1998 $90MM $112MM / $251MM
  • Primary photo for SoldierSoldier Key Makeup Artist, Makeup Effects Artist (as Steve Laporte)  Less 1998 $60MM $15MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Odd Couple IIThe Odd Couple II Makeup Artist (Mr. Lemmon)  Less 1998 $19MM / —
  • Primary photo for The PostmanThe Postman Makeup Artist  Less 1997 $80MM $18MM / —
  • Primary photo for Out to SeaOut to Sea Makeup Artist (Jack Lemmon), Makeup Supervisor  Less 1997 $28MM / —
  • Primary photo for The RelicThe Relic Key Makeup Artist  Less 1997 $40MM $34MM / —
  • Primary photo for My Fellow AmericansMy Fellow Americans Makeup Department Head  Less 1996 $22MM $22MM / —
  • Primary photo for PowderPowder Special Makeup Effects Artist  Less 1995 $9.5MM $31MM / —
  • Primary photo for Little GiantsLittle Giants Makeup Artist  Less 1994 $20MM $19MM / —
  • Primary photo for The SpecialistThe Specialist Key Makeup/makeup Effects  Less 1994 $45MM $57MM / $170MM
  • Primary photo for The Next Karate KidThe Next Karate Kid Makeup Artist  Less 1994 $12MM $8.9MM / $16MM
  • Primary photo for Wagons EastWagons East Special Makeup Effects Artist (uncredited)  Less 1994 $4.4MM / —
  • Primary photo for Blown AwayBlown Away Makeup Artist, Makeup Effects  Less 1994 $50MM $30MM / —
  • Primary photo for Addams Family ValuesAddams Family Values Special Makeup Effects Artist  Less 1993 $47MM $49MM / —
  • Primary photo for ConeheadsConeheads Prosthetic Makeup Artist (as Steve La Porte)  Less 1993 $21MM / —
  • Primary photo for Hocus PocusHocus Pocus Makeup Artist  Less 1993 $28MM $40MM / —
  • Primary photo for UninvitedUninvited Special Makeup Effects Artist  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Mr. Saturday NightMr. Saturday Night Hair Designs Creator, Makeup Creator  Less 1992 $43MM $13MM / —
  • Primary photo for Class ActClass Act Special Makeup Effects Artist (Wax Museum Effects)  Less 1992 $7.5MM $13MM / —
  • Primary photo for Late for DinnerLate for Dinner Key Makeup Artist  Less 1991 $8.9MM / —
  • Primary photo for Terminator 2Terminator 2 Makeup Artist  Less 1991 $102MM $205MM / $315MM
  • Primary photo for Thelma & LouiseThelma & Louise Special Makeup Effects Artist (uncredited)  Less 1991 $16MM $45MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Judas ProjectThe Judas Project Makeup Artist  Less 1990 $2.9MM / —
  • Primary photo for Edward ScissorhandsEdward Scissorhands Special Makeup Effects Artist (uncredited)  Less 1990 $20MM $56MM / $86MM
  • Primary photo for RepossessedRepossessed Special Makeup Effects Artist  Less 1990 $1.4MM / —
  • Primary photo for Music BoxMusic Box Makeup Department Head  Less 1989 $6.3MM / —
  • Primary photo for Uncle BuckUncle Buck Special Makeup Effects Artist (uncredited)  Less 1989 $15MM $67MM / $79MM
  • Primary photo for Who's Harry Crumb?Who's Harry Crumb? Makeup Prosthetics  Less 1989 $11MM / —
  • Primary photo for Alien NationAlien Nation Special Makeup Effects Artist  Less 1988 $16MM $25MM / $32MM
  • Primary photo for Elvira: Mistress of the DarkElvira: Mistress of the Dark Special Makeup Artist ("Vincent") (as Steve La Porte)  Less 1988 $7.5MM $5.6MM / —
  • Primary photo for Caddyshack IICaddyshack II Special Makeup Effects Artist (uncredited)  Less 1988 $20MM $12MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Great OutdoorsThe Great Outdoors Special Makeup Effects Artist (uncredited)  Less 1988 $24MM $41MM / —
  • Primary photo for BeetlejuiceBeetlejuice Makeup Artist  Less 1988 $15MM $74MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Running ManThe Running Man Makeup Artist  Less 1987 $27MM $38MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Lost BoysThe Lost Boys Makeup Artist (as Steve Laporte)  Less 1987 $32MM / —
  • Primary photo for SpaceballsSpaceballs Makeup Artist (uncredited)  Less 1987 $23MM $38MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Golden ChildThe Golden Child Key Makeup Artist (as Steve La Porte)  Less 1986 $25MM $80MM / —
  • Primary photo for ExtremitiesExtremities Special Makeup Effects Artist (uncredited)  Less 1986 $13MM / —
  • Primary photo for American AnthemAmerican Anthem Makeup Design  Less 1986 $4.8MM / —
  • Primary photo for Odd JobsOdd Jobs Special Effects Makeup  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The Color PurpleThe Color Purple Makeup Artist (as Steve La Porte)  Less 1985 $15MM $98MM / $146MM
  • Primary photo for Once BittenOnce Bitten Special Aging Makeup  Less 1985 $3.2MM $10MM / —
  • Primary photo for The GooniesThe Goonies Special Makeup Effects Artist (uncredited)  Less 1985 $19MM $62MM / —
  • Primary photo for The BearThe Bear Key Makeup Artist (as Steve E. La Porte), Special Age Makeup Artist (Gary Busey) (uncredited)  Less 1984 $221K $2.7MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th DimensionThe Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension Special Makeup Effects Artist (uncredited)  Less 1984 $6.3MM / —
  • Primary photo for Star Trek III: The Search for SpockStar Trek III: The Search for Spock Special Makeup Effects Artist (uncredited)  Less 1984 $17MM $76MM / $87MM
  • Primary photo for The Ice PiratesThe Ice Pirates Special Makeup Effects, Robot Contractor  Less 1984 $9MM $14MM / —
  • Primary photo for Spacehunter: Adventures in the Forbidden ZoneSpacehunter: Adventures in the Forbidden Zone Special Makeup Effects Artist (as Steve Laporte)  Less 1983 $14MM $16MM / —
  • Primary photo for SuperstitionSuperstition Special Makeup Effects  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Slapstick of Another KindSlapstick of Another Kind Special Effects Makeup  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Swamp ThingSwamp Thing Special Makeup Effects Artist  Less 1982 $3MM
  • Primary photo for Under the RainbowUnder the Rainbow Special Makeup Effects Artist (uncredited)  Less 1981 $20MM $19MM / —
  • Primary photo for The HowlingThe Howling Special Makeup Effects Artist (uncredited)  Less 1981 $1MM $18MM / —
  • Primary photo for Home Sweet HomeHome Sweet Home Special Effects Assistant (as Steve La Port)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for DementedDemented Makeup Artist (as Steve La Prote)  Less 1980 $75K
  • Primary photo for Terror on TourTerror on Tour Makeup Assistant (as Steve La Port)  Less 1980
Past Television (17 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for LongmireLongmire (TV Series) Special Makeup Effects Artist (41 episodes, 2012), Makeup Department Head (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2012–2017 42
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  • Primary photo for Code BlackCode Black (TV Series) Makeup Department Head (34 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015–2017 34
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  • Primary photo for Pure GeniusPure Genius (TV Series) Makeup Department Head (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
    • Pilot (Oct 27, 2016) Makeup Department Head (as Steve La Porte)  Less
  • Primary photo for BoschBosch (TV Series) Makeup Department Head (9 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015 9
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  • Primary photo for IntelligenceIntelligence (TV Series) Makeup Department Head (12 episodes, 2014)  Less 2014 12
    • Being Human (Mar 31, 2014) Makeup Department Head  Less
    • The Event Horizon (Mar 24, 2014) Makeup Department Head  Less
    • The Grey Hat (Mar 17, 2014) Makeup Department Head  Less
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  • Primary photo for LostLost (TV Series) Makeup Department Head (84 episodes, 2004), Makeup Department Supervisor (22 episodes, 2006), Department Head Makeup Artist (4 episodes, 2008), Makeup Supervisor (1 episode, 2006), Makeup Artist (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2004–2010 112
    • The End (May 23, 2010) Makeup Department Head  Less
    • What They Died For (May 18, 2010) Makeup Department Head  Less
    • Across the Sea (May 11, 2010) Makeup Department Head  Less
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  • Primary photo for Line of FireLine of Fire (TV Series) Makeup Artist  Less 2003–2005
  • Primary photo for AngelAngel (TV Series) Makeup Artist (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000 1
    • The Ring (Feb 29, 2000) Makeup Artist (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The West WingThe West Wing (TV Series) Key Makeup Artist (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
    • Pilot (Sep 22, 1999) Key Makeup Artist  Less
  • Primary photo for The X FilesThe X Files (TV Series) Makeup Artist (2 episodes, 1999)  Less 1999 2
    • One Son (Feb 14, 1999) Makeup Artist (uncredited)  Less
    • Two Fathers (Feb 7, 1999) Makeup Artist (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Beverly Hills, 90210Beverly Hills, 90210 (TV Series) Special Makeup Artist (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for Alien Nation: Body and SoulAlien Nation: Body and Soul (TV Movie) Makeup Artist, Special Makeup Effects Artist  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of SupermanLois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (TV Series) Special Makeup Effects Artist (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
    • The Phoenix (Feb 12, 1995) Special Makeup Effects Artist (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for McGee and Me!McGee and Me! (TV Series) Special Effects Makeup (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for Alien NationAlien Nation (TV Series) Special Makeup Effects Artist (4 episodes, 1989)  Less 1989 4
    • The Game (Nov 20, 1989) Special Makeup Effects Artist  Less
    • Three to Tango (Nov 13, 1989) Special Makeup Effects Artist  Less
    • Contact (Nov 6, 1989) Special Makeup Effects Artist  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Midnight HourThe Midnight Hour (TV Movie) Special Makeup Effects Artist  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Punky BrewsterPunky Brewster (TV Series) Makeup Artist (3 episodes, 1984)  Less 1984–1985 3
Self (3 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Face OffFace Off (TV Series) Himself - Foundation Challenge Judge (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
    • Switched and Hitched (Feb 23, 2011) Himself - Foundation Challenge Judge  Less
  • Primary photo for Fire + Water: Anatomy of an EpisodeFire + Water: Anatomy of an Episode (Video) Himself - Make-Up Department Head  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The 61st Annual Academy AwardsThe 61st Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Winner  Less 1989

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Education & Training (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

SPECIAL TRAININGYEARCITY/STATE
  • * – Prosthetic Makeup Design, Sculptor, Moldmaker, Foam Fabrication, Dental Prosthetics, Pyrotechnics, Mechanical Effects, Machine Sewing, Magic Illusions & Cosmetic Formulation.

Additional Awards (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

EVENTYEAR
  • Academy Awards * – Oscar 1988
  • Primetime Emmy Awards * – Emmy 1998
  • Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Film Awards * – Saturn 1988
  • Makeup Artist & Hair Stylists Guild Awards * – Artisan 2014

Prior Job Titles (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

TITLE
  • Background Makeup Supervisor, "Oz the Great & Powerful" *
  • Special Makeup Effects Artist, "Longmire", A & E *
  • Previously on Lost, Makeup Dept. Head & Special Makeup Effects Designer for ABC's, "Lost". Seasons 1 through 6 *
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).
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