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Ed Edmunds has been scaring people since he was a teenager. He parlayed his interest in science fiction and his artistic skills into a mask-making business before he graduated from high school, which led to the creation of his Colorado-based company, Distortions Unlimited. That was more than two decades ago, and today the company is world-renowned in the monster and creature animatronics industry. "Making Monsters" spotlights the work done at Distortions Unlimited, which Ed co-owns with his wife, Marsha, who handles client relations and sales, among other duties. Ed works closely with Jordu Schell, a veteran monster-maker whose work has been seen in films such as "Avatar." The Distortions Unlimited crew creates lifelike creatures that populate haunted houses, Halloween stores and other fright attractions.

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aired 298 days ago
Dick Van Dyke orders a huge scare for his Malibu home; the team uses new technology to get it perfect.
aired 298 days ago
Teaming up with Microsoft Kinect to create a demon and demon dogs.
aired 298 days ago
Creating new shocktronics to debut at the Houston Halloween & Party Expo in Texas.
aired 298 days ago
Distortions replaces an old animatronic band for the first anniversary; the 20th anniversary of The Darkness in St. Louis.

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