One of the easiest ways of making horror movie scarier is by adding villains with unusual, strange and horrific makeup. What it does is, it makes the film more interesting, and you can feel the strange presence of the characters for real.
But have you ever wondered how these strange ghostly characters look like in real life? I think you might've, because it is a fascinating thing to think about. The makeup on the characters look realistic, but they are just like us, normal human beings.
So if you are also curious to know how the villains of famous horror movies look in real life, then you are at the perfect place. Let us now check out the list.
Robert Englund played the dangerously evil character of Freddy. He dedicated his career to one character and genre of films. Robert played the role of Freddy in the films like A Nightmare on Elm Street, Freddy Vs Jason, and A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge.
Daveigh Chase may just be 27-years-old, but the actress has already played some great characters. Her most famous character is Samara which she played in the movie, The Rings (2002).
Doug Bradley was the villain with creepy makeup in the film, Hellraiser. One thing is for sure that putting on the makeup would've been the toughest part for him and the makeup artists.
Bonnie Aarons portrayed the character of Demon Nun. She looked perfect, and you can not ignore the amount of hard work that was done for her makeup.
Can you image that Bill Skarsgård played the character of It in the latest horror movie of the same name? I don't think so because when you see the character, you imagine a half-bald clown, not someone like Bill.
Billy Loomis or Ghostface is the character that appears in the 1996's horror film, Scream. Skeet Ulrich portrayed the character, and soon his costume became the favourite for the festival of Halloween.
The young girl from 1973 film, The Exorcist who portrayed the character of Regan is Linda Blair. She nailed her role and is a grown up now.
The character played by Doug Jones had the creepiest makeup according to me on this list. Just look at him, he can scare the shit out of himself.
Takako Fuji's portrayal of Kayako was one of the reasons why The Grudge is considered as one of the best horror films.
Kevin Peter Hall brought the character of Predator to life in two movies. He portrayed the character flawlessly and is one of the reasons why many people love the films till today.
Many adaptations of Leatherface has been done in Hollywood, but no one matches the level of Gunnar Hansen.
Many actors played the role of Jason Voorhees, but no one comes close to what Ari Lehman accomplished.
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