Tom Savini is known for his makeup and special effects work on many films directed by George A. Romero, including his iconic work on Dawn of the dead, Day of the Dead, Creepshow, Martin, and Monkey Shines. Tom has also created the special effects and makeup for cult classics like Friday the 13th (Parts I and IV, including the iconic unmasked face of Jason Voorhees), Maniac, The Burning, The Prowler and The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2.

Savini directed the 1990 remake of Night of the Living Dead starring Tony Todd, and his other directing work include three episodes of the TV show Tales from the Darkside and one segment in The Theatre Bizarre.

As an actor and stuntman, he has appeared in films such as Martin, Dawn of the Dead, Knightriders, From Dusk Till Dawn, Planet Terror, Machete, Django Unchained and Machete Kills.

Tom Savini will be appearing both days.