Tom Savini Biography

Updated On Feb 05, 2019 Published On Dec 28, 2016
Facts of Tom Savini
Date of Birth: 1946 , November-3
Birth Nation: United States
Name Tom Savini
Birth Name Thomas Antonia Savini
Nick Name Tom
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Pittsburgh, Pennslyvania
Religion Christian
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor, Makeup Artist
Net Worth Unknown
Famous for Dawn of the Dead, Django Unchained
Married Yes
Married to Nancy hare
Children 3
Education Carnegie-Mellon University, Point Park University
Awards Saturn Award
Movies Dawn of the Dead, Django Unchained
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Tom Savini is a well known American actor, stuntman, film director and a prosthetic makeup artist. He is well known for appearing in the films like Dawn of the Dead and Django Unchained, starring Leonardo DiCaprio.

Tom Savini's early years and college

Tom Savini (age 70) was born on 3rd November 1946 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. He is well known as Makeup Artist and effect designer. His Birth name is Thomas Antonia Savini.

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He pursued his education from Carnegie-Mellon University with Journalism and later graduated from Point Park University as well. Tom Savini belongs to American Nationality and his Ethnicity is Italian.

Tom Savini's career

As soon as he completed his education from Point Park University, Tom Savini went to Vietnam where he worked as a War combats Photographer for US Army.

In 1970, Tom Savini started working as special make-up and effect on horror movies such as Friday the 13th, featuring Kevin Bacon and Dawn of the Dead, starring Ken Foree and Diary of the Dead, alongside Tatiana Maslany, who is in a relationship with Tom Cullen and others.

After gathering all the experiences and knowledge from his past movies, in 1984 Tom Savini started working as Director and launched a TV show of three episodes “Tales from the Darkside”.

Later he Directed Night of the Living Dead, Chill factor: House Call, The Theatre Bizarre and upcomingNightmare City. During his Struggling days, he won and was nominated for numerous awards. Tom Savini won Saturn Award for Best Makeup in 1985.

In addition to that, Tom Savini has also written a number of books, worked as a director on Television, screen and also on stage.        

Tom Savini's personal life 

In 1984, Tom Savini got married to his girlfriend Nancy Hare and have three children; Lia Savini, Lon Savini, and Audrey Savini.

The couple has been happily married for almost 34 years and are leading a blissful life along with their children.

Tom Savini's net worth

The actual net worth of Tom Savini is still not flashed to his fans.  However, he earns a lucrative sum of money from being a make-up artist. Some tabloids have estimated Tom Savini's net worth to be about $5 million.

Tom has also earned quite well from the movies that he's been cast on, but he has still not disclosed the figures in his salary.   

Tom Savini facts on timeline

Born in

November 3 , 1946

Tom Savini was born on 3rd November 1946 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. He is currently at the age of 70. His Birth name is Thomas Antonia Savini. He was raised by his parents with along his siblings. He belongs to American Nationality and his Ethnicity is Italian.

Married with Nancy Hare

1984

Tom Savini got married with his beautiful girlfriend Nancy Hare in 1984. As per update, they have three children together. Lia Savini, Lon Savini and Audrey Savini. The couple is having a good married life and we have not heard about any divorce rumor yet.

Saturn Award

1985

Tom Savini is named with many titles like The Godfather of Gore, Sultan of Makeup and effect because of his brilliant make-up skills and diligent hard work. Due to his Meticulous hard work, he won Saturn Award for Best Makeup and Effect in 1985.