The Making of Goro with Alec Gillis: Bringing Creatures to Life in Mortal Kombat, Alien, and More
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Join us on the 34th episode of the Realm Kast, where we sit down with Alec Gillis, an Academy Award-winning special effects artist and creature designer. Alec and his team are responsible for the creation and motion of Mortal Kombat 1995's groundbreaking Goro animatronic, as well as their work on Alien, Predator, and Prey. With an extensive career in the film industry, Alec has also been involved in a long list of other movies such as Death Becomes Her, Jumanji, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, and many more. On this episode, we dive into the story and process behind the first Mortal Kombat movie's Goro animatronic, as well as other aspects of Alec Gillis' career. What are your thoughts on our discussion? Let us know in the comments and share your favorite movie or creature of Alec's! You can access this episode on Facebook or listen on iTunes, Spotify, or Mortal Kombat Online via the links below. Make sure to follow Alec Gillis on Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube for more updates. Hosted by FANTiM and Yani, both admins of The Mortal Kombat Group and creators of the Mortal Kombat Memerealm and Mortal Kombat Dangalangs. Links: Twitter: @RealmKast iTunes: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-realm-kast/id1505770425 Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/3iojHtr7xUZVLZ73ax6UY8 Website: Mortal Kombat Online: https://www.RealmKast.com Facebook: Mortal Kombat Memerealm: https://www.facebook.com/MortalKombatMemerealm/ The Mortal Kombat Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/theMortalKombatGroup/ Mortal Kombat Dangalangs: https://www.facebook.com/groups/359840504597147/ Instagram: @mortalkombatmemerealm Alec Gillis: Instagram: @Alec_Gillis Twitter: @Alec_Gillis YouTube: @studioADI Special thanks to Uppercut Editions (@UppercutLLC) for their support. Theme music by Doydank: https://open.spotify.com/artist/5hKgSTzk4Dg6ANjP38Mlcd?si=PtJypvkgTCm7NkN59XiXNg&nd=1 Thumbnail by Muhammad Musthofa: Instagram: @burilatar Artstation: https://lastseen247.artstation.com/
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