EXCLUSIVE: Make-Up Designs For The Blob From X-MEN ORIGINS: WOLVERINE (Video)

Amalgamated Dynamics Incorporated is giving us the first look at their latest video, which details the make-up design for The Blob (Kevin Durand) from 20th Century Fox's X-Men Origins: Wolverine.

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Marvel Comics' supervillain, The Blob (Frederick J. Dukes), was originally intended to be in Bryan Singer's first X-Men film, but the character's budgetary demands were too much to overcome. The character's name did make an appearance on a list of mutants in X2: X-Men United. But it would be Gavin Hood's X-Men Origins: Wolverine that would finally unveil the first live-action version of The Blob, played by Kevin Durand. The ninety-pound fat suit that the actor wore was sculpted by the team over at Amalgamated Dynamics Incorporated and you can view a video below showcasing the make-up design for it.


"The challenge of taking Blob off the comic page and putting him in front of the camera was developing a look that was massive, but powerful. The script required him to be huge from overeating so it couldn't all be muscle. And it had to work as a practical effect that actor Kevin Durand could bring to life." - StudioADI







X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009) - was directed by Gavin Hood, from a script written by David Benioff and Skip Woods. The film starred: Hugh Jackman, Liev Schreiber, Danny Huston, Lynn Collins, Taylor Kitsch, Kevin Durand and Ryan Reynolds. The movie grossed over $370 million at the worldwide box office.

Source: StudioADI
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ScabbyJ - 12/19/2012, 1:34 PM
Cool
ScabbyJ - 12/19/2012, 1:35 PM
Damn that fool is jacked, cast him as Darkseid
lvcl - 12/19/2012, 1:45 PM
santoanderson - 12/19/2012, 1:53 PM
I'm a big fan of Kevin Durand, but lord, did this movie waste his talent. Thanks a shit load Gavin Hood.
Radsavage1 - 12/19/2012, 1:56 PM
Kevin Durand should play Eddie Brock
SuperSpiderMan5778 - 12/19/2012, 2:07 PM
i love the make up designs even more than what was in the movie
DEATHbyEXILE - 12/19/2012, 2:07 PM
I'm still waiting for a Tremor Bros. spin-off
CapFanLex005 - 12/19/2012, 2:14 PM
@Rad hell yeah! I think they should bring him back. Or give him another role he is a great actor
GUNSMITH - 12/19/2012, 2:24 PM
NICE FX
Shamo - 12/19/2012, 2:51 PM
underrated movie.
SpideyQuad - 12/19/2012, 3:12 PM
He got his look right, too bad that was just about it. Wolverine has no business beating the blob in a boxing match.

The Blob can take a punch from the hulk, I trained a doubt Logan could knock him out. Especially how in the first X-Men movie sabertooth knocks Logan out with a tree branch.
jasonicus - 12/19/2012, 4:02 PM
God that movie sucked. The Blob looked ridiculous.
soberchimera - 12/19/2012, 5:15 PM
Too little too late.
macfint - 12/19/2012, 5:27 PM
This only bums me out because those clueless idiots decided on shit when they clearly had better designs. that movie was GARBAGE.
MisterMagurlypse - 12/19/2012, 5:47 PM
I like Durand, but the way Blob was done was complete $h¡T. Just like Juggy in X3, $h¡T!!
pepe - 12/19/2012, 10:35 PM
Crap movie=Fox movie
SageMode - 12/19/2012, 11:24 PM
Kevin Durand has been fan casted as many people.

Bane, Sabretooth, Kingpin (also with a body suit), Crossbones, Drax the Destroyer, etc etc. Size (6' 6") gives him some lead way plus he's a pretty good actor.
BANEofExistence - 7/9/2013, 7:17 AM
I actually thunk he was the best part of the movie (alongside Liev's Sabertooth)

Id like to see Durand as Eddie Brock in the Spiderman reboot

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