By Jay Hunter Robert Englund is back in the Freddy Krueger makeup in Nightmares in the Makeup Chair. The iconic horror slasher will team up with Robert Kurtzman (Pulp Fiction, It Follows) as the pair document the long lasting legacy of A Nightmare on Elm Street and honour the late great, Wes Craven. In a statement, Englund had the following to say:

“Nightmares In the Makeup Chair is my love letter to the Nightmare on Elm Street series and to practical makeup. I’ve always been in awe of the multi-talented makeup effects artists. From sketching to sculpting, they realize the design. Then to the fine precision of the molding and the manufacturing of the makeup appliances which are nearly paper thin. And then, the application process where I sit in the makeup chair and I become their living canvas as they glue me in and paint the appliances. This documentary not only captures their talent, but I think it might inspire a new generation of practical effects artists. I was happy to become Freddy once again to share the makeup process with the fans.”

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