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Date Of BirthJuly 8, 1972
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Glenn Hetrick is an American make-up artist, designer, and television personality. He is best known for his work on the television series Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel, and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine.

Hetrick was born in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, on August 29, 1965. His parents were both teachers. He has two sisters. Hetrick’s early education was in the public school system of Harrisburg. He graduated from Central Dauphin High School in 1983.

Hetrick’s interest in make-up and design began in high school. He took classes in both areas and worked on school plays. After high school, Hetrick attended the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City. He graduated with a degree in fashion design in 1987.

Hetrick’s first job in the entertainment industry was as an assistant to the costume designer on the television series The Equalizer. He later worked as a freelance make-up artist on a number of television shows and movies.

In 1992, Hetrick was hired as the head make-up artist for the television series Buffy the Vampire Slayer. He worked on the show for all seven seasons. He also worked on the spin-off series Angel.

In 2001, Hetrick was hired as one of the judges on the reality television series Face Off. The show features aspiring make-up artists competing against each other. Hetrick has appeared on all thirteen seasons of the show.

Hetrick has won three Emmy Awards for his work on Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel. He has also been nominated for four Saturn Awards.

Hetrick’s net worth is estimated to be $3 million. His salary from Face Off is not publicly known. However, he is known to have earned significant sums from his work on Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel.

Hetrick has never been married. He does not have any children.

General Info

Full NameGlenn Hetrick
Date Of BirthJuly 8, 1972
Height1.78 m
ProfessionActor, Special Makeup Effects Artist


ParentsDeborah Hetrick, Allan Hetrick


TV ShowsFace Off

Social profile links


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Make Up Department

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.TV Series department head special effects makeup - 22 episodes, 2015 - 2016 special effects makeup department head - 2 episodes, 2015 - 2016
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 22015special makeup effects artist
Extant2014-2015TV Series special effects makeup - 12 episodes
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 12014special makeup effects creator/designer
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire2013key makeup artist
CSI: NY2007-2013TV Series special makeup effects designer and supervisor - 104 episodes
Mad Men2012TV Series prosthetic makeup effects - 3 episodes
HeroesTV Series special makeup effects artist - 57 episodes, 2006 - 2010 special makeup effects designer and supervisor - 12 episodes, 2006 - 2007 special makeup effects - 7 episodes, 2006
Legion2010special makeup effects designer and supervisor
Three Rivers2009TV Series special makeup effects designer and producer - 4 episodes
Crossing JordanTV Series special makeup effects designer and supervisor - 53 episodes, 2004 - 2006 special makeup effects - 15 episodes, 2007 special makeup effects artist - 4 episodes, 2006 - 2007
Pumpkinhead: Blood Feud2007TV Movie special makeup effects artist - uncredited
Pumpkinhead: Ashes to Ashes2006TV Movie special effects makeup artist
Return of the Living Dead: Necropolis2005painter: Optic Nerve Studios, Inc. - as Glenn Hetrich / sculptor: Optic Nerve Studios, Inc.
Return of the Living Dead: Rave to the Grave2005painter: Optic Nerve Studios - as Glenn Hetrich / sculptor: Optic Nerve Studios
The Chronicles of Riddick2004special makeup effects technician - uncredited
The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen2003special makeup effects technician - uncredited
King of the Ants2003/Ispecial makeup effects artist
Blade II2002special makeup effects technician - uncredited
Babylon 5: The Legend of the Rangers: To Live and Die in Starlight2002TV Movie prosthetic painter: Optic Nerve
Angel1999TV Series special makeup effects artist
Morpheus1998Video Game makeup artist


Heroes2008TV SeriesElephant Man
Scrubs2007TV SeriesInmate #1
Committed2005TV SeriesJoaquin
Charmed2004TV SeriesScanner Demon
That Was Then2002TV SeriesInmate
Sixteen Tongues1999Prisoner Two

Special Effects

The Hunger Games2012prosthetic makeup effects designer and creator: Optic Nerve Studios
Journey 2: The Mysterious Island2012special effects makeup
Heroes2007TV Series special effects makeup - 3 episodes
Desecration1999special effects modelmaker - as Glen Hetrick
Kendall Ransom: Bounty Hunter1998special effects


Summon2014Short special thanks
The Los Angeles Ripper2011the producers wish to thank
Don't Look Up2009special thanks


A World War II Fairytale: The Making of Michael Mann's 'The Keep'2017Documentary post-productionHimself
Face Off2011-2016TV SeriesHimself - Judge
Made in Hollywood: Teen Edition2016TV SeriesHimself
Steampunk'd2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest Judge
Talk Stoop with Cat Greenleaf2015TV SeriesHimself
Best Ink2013-2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest Judge / Himself
Weekend Today2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Heroes Unmasked2007-2008TV Series documentaryHimself


Nominated Awards

2016ArtisanHollywood Makeup Artist and Hair Stylist Guild AwardsBest Special Makeup Effects - Feature Motion PictureThe Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 (2015)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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