a role: F/X – Murder by Illusion

F/X – Murder by Illusion

A movie special effects man is hired to fake a real-life mob killing for a witness protection plan, but finds his own life in danger.

Ellen (Diane Venora) is the actress/stuntwoman girlfriend of Rollie Tyler and dons a blonde wig and special effects squids to play a character being shot in a scene being filmed in a movie-within-the-movie: not long after and the character Ellen is herself the victim of a shooting.

The makeup

Carl Fullerton was the special makeup supervisor; Allen Weisinger was the makeup artist.