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Marcel Banks
Season 1 contestant
Personal Information
Age 24
Residence Tacoma, WA
Occupation Info
Expertise Prosthetics / Latex / Trauma / Horror / Fantasy
Occupation Veterinary Assistant
Season(s) Season 1
Placement 9th
Eliminated on "Bad to the Bone"

Marcel Banks is a contestant of the first season of Face Off. He placed 9th overall, being eliminated on "Bad to the Bone".


Marcel Banks is a hardcore classic horror film fanatic. His home is covered floor to ceiling with posters and action figures from films like Dr. Phibes and WaxWork. Marcel has worked on a number of independent films, TV shows and photo shoots as a makeup artist. Growing up, Marcel spent his time watching his beloved horror movies, fascinated by the makeup tricks-of-the-trade. Early on, he had the opportunity to understudy with industry professionals and to experiment and develop his skills in FX make-up. Marcel used the money for his college tuition to invest in makeup supplies and hit the ground running.

Season 1

Episode Placing
1.01 IN
1.02 IN
1.03 HIGH
1.04 OUT

Episode 1: "Welcome to the Jungle"

Episode 2: "Naked Ambition"

Episode 3: "Out of This World"

Episode 4: "Bad to the Bone"

Episode 8: "Twisted Tales"

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