MAKE UP EFFECTS ARTIST
MASTER DENTAL TECHNICIAN
CONTACT LENS TECHNICIAN
SPECIALISING IN DENTAL PROSTHETICS FOR FILM AND TV
EMMY AWARD WINNER “The Pacific”
Jac Charlton has been at the forefront of the film and dental industry for over three decades.
Jac owned and operated the successful Genesis Dental Laboratory with his brother Robert for several years before leaping into working full time in the film industry.
JAC FX STUDIO was formed in late 1994 to service the local film industry needs for quality, safe creature and character teeth, where dental standards were not being met by the local prosthetic makeup artists or workshops.
In the last 20+ years, he has collaborated with some of the biggest films, special effects studios, and artists in the world. Jac is a master dental technician with over 30 years of experience covering all aspects of the dental industry including crown and bridge, acrylic work, goldwork, chrome, metal castings, and dental implants.
Jac’s knowledge, creativity, and versatility over the years engaged him into art departments, art directing, props master, stand-by props, set dressing, set buying and making props. Jac is committed to excellence, fostering positive relationships between client, artist, and technician. Facilitating communication from concept to finished product, aftercare and beyond.
One of Jac’s career highlights was winning an Emmy for outstanding prosthetic makeup for The tv series “The Pacific” where he was a key prosthetic make up artist.
Some of the latest films he has worked on are Monster Problems, Aquaman, Pirates of the Caribbean 5, Dead Men Tell No Tales and Thor Ragnarok