Alec Gillis On Bringing Goro To Life in Mortal Kombat 1995

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Alec Gillis, Academy Award-winning special effects artist, is our next guest!

He and his team were behind the creation, motion, and effects of Mortal Kombat 1995’s groundbreaking Goro animatronic as well as having been involved with the Alien and Predator films including the most recent movie, Prey!

This is all in addition to Alec’s extensive career involvement in a long list of other movies such as Death Becomes Her, Jumanji, Bubble Boy, The Thing, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Starship Troopers, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, Tremors, Godzilla vs Kong, and many, many more!

On this episode, we go into detail on the story and process behind the first Mortal Kombat movie's groundbreaking Goro animatronic as well as other aspects of Alec Gillis' career!

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