Hi, I’m Tom Luca. Based in Hunterdon County, New Jersey, United States. I am a Director, Producer, Writer, Special Effects Artist working on features, television specials/miniseries, commercials, shorts.
Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror are my favorite genres, but I also enjoy others as well as their subgenres.
I’m inspired by George Lucas, Steven Spielberg, Dennis Muren, Richard Edmund, Phil Tippett, John Dykstra, Douglas Trumbull, Ken Ralston, Steve Gawley, Lorne Peterson, Paul Huston, Joe Johnston, ILM, Harley Brown, Basil Gogos, Ralph McQuarrie, Syd Mead, Doug Chiang, Ryan Church, Frank kelly Freas, Dave Stevens, George Pal, Ralph Bakshi, James Bama, Ed ‘Big Daddy’ Roth, as well as countless others.
Some hobbies of mine are collecting art books, paperback novels, movie memorabilia of just about every kind. I collect and read FILMFAX Plus, STARLOG, FANGORIA, Famous Monsters of Filmland, Make-up Artist Magazine, Amazing Figure Modeler, Airbrush Action, Rue Morgue, Horrorhound, MovieMaker Magazine. I love watching all kinds of movies from Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror, Classic Monster Movies, Westerns, War and everything in between. Having a blast at Chiller Theatre, Monster Mania Con, Monster Bash, WonderFest, Comic Cons and Film Festivals all over.
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