Gayle Anderson was live in Los Angeles for the no reserve auction of iconic works of cinematic art created by seven time Oscar winner Rick Baker. The auction begins Friday, May 29th at 11am at the Universal Hilton, 555 Universal Hollywood Drive, Universal City, 818-506-2500.
The live auction features 417 iconic works of cinematic art from more than 50 film, television, and video productions spanning Baker’s more than 40 year career. Auction items include Baker’s work on An American Werewolf in London, Planet of the Apes, Batman & Robin, Batman Forever, Hellboy, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, Men in Black (I and II), The Nutty Professor, Mighty Joe Young, Michael Jackson’s Moonwalker andThriller music video and principal Gremlin and Mogwai puppets from Gremlins 2: The New Batch; a full-size 10-foot tall alien Edgar Bug animatronic character created for the original Men in Black (one of the highest valued lots in the auction, at least $40K).
Each lot opens at $5.00. For more details and an auction catalog, visit their website HERE.
If you have questions, please feel free to call Gayle Anderson at 323-460-5732 or e-mail Gayle.Anderson@KTLA.com