Industry Guest

Russ Adams


Russ Adams is an award-winning special effects artist familiar to worldwide audiences for his work on Jim Henson's Creature Shop Challenge, the highly-rated SyFy Channel reality series. Russ quickly became a fan favorite on the show thanks to his quick wit and willingness to help his fellow contestants.

Russ' filmography includes #SCREAMERS, Punk 2; Punk's Dead, Monolith, and Juarez 2045.

Russ is also the author of THIS IS NOT THAT SHOW, A book chronicling his life before, during, and after the Creature Shop Challenge. He is also the author of a special effects how-to series called, A WORKSHOP WITH RUSS ADAMS.

 





SAT 1:00p.m.: Let's Talk About You For A While: FX and Cosplay (45 mins.)

Room: WILLOW (1st Floor, Front) Rated: Everyone


Produced By: Jackie Craft; Russ Adams

Speaking: Russ Adams; Jackie Craft


Russ Adams was on a reality-based effects (FX) competition television program. Jackie Craft was on a reality-based Cosplay competition television program. Both are experts in their crafts and have been watched by viewers around the world. In a switch though, they didn't come to ALL-CON to be passively watched. They came to talk about you and your projects; your ideas; your accomplishments. If you have something to show off or are stuck on how to progress on one of your own creations, they are going to discuss it with you in front of the audience so that others may learn from your skills or questions.


Category: Discussion Panel




SUN 2:00p.m.: The Reality Behind Reality Television (45 mins.)

Room: MAPLE (2nd Floor, Back) Rated: Everyone


Produced By: Jackie Craft; Russ Adams

Speaking: Russ Adams; Jackie Craft


Russ Adams was on a SyFy channel reality based effects (FX) competition television program. Jackie Craft was on a SyFy channel reality-based Cosplay competition television program. They are at ALL-CON to answer your burning questions about reality television and just how real edited it might really be. The competition is genuine and fierce, but is the production?


Category: Discussion Panel