Malik Ibheis
Malik Ibheis
creature • actor • mime

MALIK IBHEIS

creature•actor•mime

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ACTOR

Malik is an actor specialising in creature performance.

MODEL

Malik is an experienced FX makeup model.

MAKER

Malik is a prolific makeup artist and costume creator.

ACTOR
CHARACTERS & CREATURES

Malik is a German actor, Creature Performer and Mime.

He is an innovator of character creation, constantly inventing outlandish personalities for both live performance as well as film and TV productions.

His passion for his work and his extensive training in Physical Theatre, Mime, Yoga and Aerial Circus has led to him gaining years of experience performing under prosthetics and creature suits.





"A gifted physical performer."

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CREDITS
FILM & TELEVISION

Malik's recent credits include RB29 in Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams, The Demon for the reboot of Derren Brown's Ghost Train (VR experience and TV commercials), the Flukeman for an advert of the new X-Files Audible Book collection as well as BBC drama Silent Witness.



"Wonderful to watch"

Londonist


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MODEL
MAKEUP FX & BODY PAINT

Malik has modelled for many award winning makeup FX artists and photographers to let their stunning creations come alive.

Stopmotion film 'Adam' had artist Emma Allen paint Malik's face over 1300 times and was featured at London Lumiere Festival.

At this year's International Makeup Artist Tradeshow, he collaborated with Kristyan Mallett (Guardians of the Galaxy) Adrian Rigby (Ready Player One) and Mona Turnbull (BAFTA Film Awards), who turned Malik into her version of the Amphibian Man from Guillermo del Toro's 'The Shape of Water'.





"Jack Skellington meets Doctor Who"

This is Cabaret


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MAKER
COSTUME & MAKEUP

With over ten years of experience in costume- and makeup design, Malik has created a menagerie of characters that spans from adorably funny to darkly ghoulish: His designs are saturated with his love for circus, horror films and comic books. Malik is as an associate artist with award winning company Theatre Re, creating costumes for their shows since 2013.



"...Recalls the darkly humorous illustrations of Edward Gorey with a quirky commedia dell'arte flavor
in an imaginary world portrayed with a winning blend of movement, art, and technology."

La République Internationale Des Arts


 

MAKER
COSTUME & MAKEUP

With over ten years of experience in costume- and makeup design, Malik has created a menagerie of characters that spans from adorably funny to darkly ghoulish:
His designs are saturated with his love for circus, horror films and comic books. Malik is as an associate artist with award winning company Theatre Re, creating costumes for their shows since 2013.





"...Recalls the darkly humorous illustrations of Edward Gorey with a quirky commedia dell'arte flavor in an imaginary world portrayed with a winning blend of movement, art, and technology."

La République Internationale Des Arts


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