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FactHollywood, CA: Working at West Coast branch of his Make-up Artist Training Centers [October 2011]

Joe Blasco was born in Cleveland, Ohio, on August 16, 1936. His parents were Joseph and Mary Blasco. He has four brothers and sisters. His early education was at Catholic schools in Cleveland. He played football and baseball in high school. After graduation, he attended Kent State University on a football scholarship. He played football for Kent State for two years before he was injured. He then transferred to the University of Cincinnati, where he studied art.

Blasco’s career began when he was hired by DC Comics in 1959. He worked on such titles as “The Flash”, “Green Lantern”, and “Action Comics”. In the early 1960s, he also did some work for Marvel Comics. He drew the “X-Men” for a time, and he also did some work on “The Amazing Spider-Man”. Blasco’s career really took off in the 1970s, when he began working for Warren Publishing. He did a lot of work for “Creepy” and “Eerie”, two of Warren’s horror magazines. He also did some work for “Vampirella”.

In the 1980s, Blasco began working for Marvel again. He did a lot of work for “The Incredible Hulk” and “The Amazing Spider-Man”. He also did some work for “The X-Men”. In the 1990s, he did some work for DC again, including a run on “Batman”. He has also done a lot of work for Image Comics.

Blasco has had a long and successful career in comics. He is best known for his work in horror comics, but he has also done a lot of work in other genres. He is a very versatile artist.

Blasco’s net worth is estimated to be around $5 million. He has earned this through his many years in the comics industry. He has also done some work as an animator and a voice actor.

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Full NameJoe Blasco


MoviesTrack of the Moon Beast

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1Hollywood, CA: Working at West Coast branch of his Make-up Artist Training Centers [October 2011]


Make Up Department

When Bette Met Mae2014Documentary hair stylist / makeup artist
The 6th Annual PPFF Stellae Awards2014TV Special makeup department head
Stat1991TV Series makeup artist - 5 episodes
Whispers1990special makeup effects artist
Good Morning America1975-1985TV Series makeup artist - 297 episodes
I Do! I Do!1983TV Movie makeup artist
Barney Miller1974-1982TV Series makeup artist - 164 episodes
Einstein: The Man Behind the Genius1982TV Movie special makeup effects artist - 1982
Darkroom1981TV Series special makeup
John Ritter: Being of Sound Mind and Body1980TV Movie makeup artist - segment "Walter Simmons"
The Lawrence Welk Show1979-1980TV Series makeup artist - 2 episodes
Soap1979TV Series alien makeup - 4 episodes
The Clonus Horror1979special makeup
The Hal Linden Special1979TV Movie makeup artist - 1979
Olivia1978TV Special makeup artist
At Home with Shields and Yarnell1978TV Short makeup artist - 1978
Bette Midler: Ol' Red Hair Is Back1977TV Movie documentary makeup artist
Rolling Stone Magazine: The 10th Anniversary1977TV Movie makeup artist
Fish1977TV Series makeup artist - 13 episodes
Ruby1977makeup consultant
Rabid1977special make-up design / special makeup effects artist - uncredited
Track of the Moon Beast1976special makeup effects artist
Viva Valdez1976TV Series makeup artist - 12 episodes
Ilsa, Harem Keeper of the Oil Sheiks1976special makeup effects artist
Showoffs1975TV Series makeup artist - 13 episodes
Shivers1975creatures creator / special makeup artist
Let's Make a Deal1975TV Series makeup artist - 1 episode
Ilsa: She Wolf of the SS1975special makeup artist
Johnny Firecloud1975makeup supervisor / special makeup artist
The Wide World of Mystery1975TV Series make-up - 1 episode
Rhyme and Reason1975TV Series makeup artist - 1 episode
The Missiles of October1974TV Movie makeup artist - 1974
The Addams Family1973TV Series special makeup effects artist - 5 episodes
Girl in My Life1973TV Series makeup artist - 1974
The Julie Andrews Hour1972-1973TV Series makeup artist - 15 episodes
Fish1973TV Mini-Series makeup department head - 4 episodes
Garden of the Dead1972makeup artist
The Touch of Satan1971makeup creator
The Jim Nabors Hour1969-1971TV Series makeup artist - 6 episodes
A Storm in Summer1970TV Movie makeup artist
The Leslie Uggams Show1969TV Series makeup artist - 10 episodes
The Carol Burnett Show1968-1969TV Series makeup artist - 42 episodes
The Red Skelton Hour1969TV Series makeup artist - 1 episode
The Newlywed Game1966TV Series makeup artist - 1969-1974


Track of the Moon Beast1976The Moon Beast

Assistant Director

When Bette Met Mae2014Documentary second unit director


The Steph D Show2014TV Series associate producer


The Scanners Way: Creating the Special Effects in 'Scanners'2014Video documentary short special thanks
Rawhead and Bloodybones2014Short special thanks


Parasite Memories: The Making of 'Shivers'2014Video shortHimself
On Screen!2008TV Series documentaryHimself
Fantasy Film Festival1979TV SeriesHimself

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