Jeff Dawn

Jeff Dawn
Born United States
Occupation Makeup artist
Years active 1982-present
Children Patrick Dawn (Born 1989)
Family Jack Dawn (grandfather)

Jeff Dawn is an American makeup artist who is known for working with Arnold Schwarzenegger, which he has done makeup on 19 of his films. He won an Academy Award in the category of Best Makeup during the 64th Academy Awards for his work on Terminator 2: Judgment Day. He shared his win with Stan Winston. [1]

He has worked on over 50 movies and television shows.

Personal life and family

He comes from a family of makeup artists-his grandfather Jack Dawn worked on The Wizard of Oz. His father Robert Dawn and uncle Wes Dawn were also makeup artists. His son Patrick Dawn is a makeup artist as well. [2]


  1. "The 64th Academy Awards (1992) Nominees and Winners". Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. AMPAS. Retrieved April 8, 2014.
  2. "Third Geneartion Makeup Artist". Retrieved April 8, 2014.

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