Steve Neill is an artist, visual effects creator, and filmmaker with over 40 years of experience in the film and television industry. In 1971 he interned at the American Zoetrope in San Francisco with Francis Ford Coppola and received much of his filmmaking education there. He moved to Hollywood to pursue his career in 1974. He has since worked on movies such as “Star Trek the Motion Picture,” “Ghost Busters,” “Fright Night” and more. He has appeared as a creature suit actor in many films, commercials and TV shows.
Today Steve has created, written, and directed a new dramatic series about his experience, “But Something is There” because he doesn’t know what this intelligence is, only that it is there.
Steve is also well known for his artwork on the subject of what are called “Grey Aliens”. In 1990 he created that now familiar iconic image of the “Grey Alien”
Steve’s artwork has been seen in countless TV shows, movies, books, magazines, and even X-files over the years.
Currently Steve is making a short film about a little boy that builds a rocket in his parents garage. He has an adventure in outer space and goes to the moon to prove we actually went there. This will be an all animated film using Lightwave and Unity.
In this episode, Ghost Joe concludes his interview with Hollywood Monster Maker Steve Neil. April's Creepy Corner and I Read It …