Career progression

Tommy Opatz was born 1974 in Traunstein and grow up in Reit im Winkl. After his three year training as a hairdresser he was working six years for hairdressing salons in Munich and London. Along the way he saw his future in Specialeffects Make-up. 1999 - 2000 he did a professional training in a Makeup School in Munich. After a two years practical training in a Specialeffects Makeup company, he gets more experience as a freelancer. 2003 - 2006 he was Head
of SFX Make-up Department at the company ChrisCreatures Berlin.
After formation of his own company he is still working togther with ChrisCreatures.


End of 2006 Tommy Opatz opens his own company Tommy O. Effects in Munich.