The Saturn Awards are awarded by the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films. The first best makeup award was to Dick Smith for The Exorcist in 1973.
The nominees for the 44th Annual Saturn Awards have been announced.
The nominees for Best Film Makeup are:
Joel Harlow & Ken Diaz
Blade Runner 2049
Donald Mowat Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
John Blake & Brian Sipe
Alec Gillis & Sean Sansom, Tom Woodruff Jr & Shane Zander
The Shape of Water
Mike Hill & Shane Mahan
Star Wars: The Last Jedi
Peter Swords King & Neal Scanlan
Wonder Arjen Tuiten.
The winners will be announced in June 2018.
2016–Star Trek Beyond
Monica Huppert & Joel Harlow.
2015–Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens
2014–Guardians of the Galaxy
David White & Elizabeth Yianni-Georgiou.
Heike Merker, Daniel Parker & Jeremy Woodhead.
2011–X-Men: First Class
Dave Elsey, Fran Needham & Conor O’Sullivan.
2010–The Wolf Man
Rick Baker & Dave Elsey.
Barney Burman, Mindy Hall & Joel Harlow.
2008–The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
2007–Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End
Ve Neill & Martin Samuel.
Todd Masters & Dan Rebert.
2005–The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch & The Wardrobe
Howard Berger, Greg Nicotero & Nikki Gooley.
Jake Garber, Matt Rose & Mike Elizalde.
2003–The Lord of the Rings: The Return Of The King
Richard Taylor and Peter King
2002–The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
Peter Owen & Peter King
Greg Cannom and Wesley Wofford
2000–How The Grinch Stole Christmas
Rick Baker and Gail Ryan
Nick Dudman and Aileen Seaton
1998–John Carpenter’s Vampires
Robert Kurtzman, Greg Nicotero and Howard Berger
Roick Lazzarini and Gordon Smith
1996–The Nutty Professor
Rick Baker and David Leroy Anderson
Jean Black and Rob Bottin
1994–Interview with the Vampire
Rick Baker and Ve Neill
1993–Addams Family Values
Stan Wilson and Ve Neill
1991–The Silence of the Lambs
Carl Fullerton and Neal Martz
John Caglione Jr, Doug Drexter and Cheri Minns
Ve Neill, Steve LaPorte and Robert Short
Rob Bottin and Stephen Dupuis
1985–Day of the Dead
1983–Return of the Jedi
Phil Tippet and Stuart Freeborn
1981–An American Werewolf in London
1980–Altered States / Scanners (tied)
1979–Love at First Bite
William Tuttle and Rick Baker
Rick Baker and Stuart Freeborn