John Paladin is a former radio Disc Jockey, has had two records on the country charts, has acting credentials in radio commercials, TV commercials, and movies. He was a drummer in two country bands and has worked with Dave Dudley, Bobby Bare, Jack Scott and many others. He currently owns Paladin Productions, Inc., his own FX Makeup, video, and audio production company.
His makeup expertise goes back over 20 years, including being J.G. Hertzler's personal makeup artist on "Star Trek: Of Gods and Men" and was the head special sfx makeup artist on "Star Trek: Kitumba" [ both productions from "Star Trek: Phase II" Productions]. He is also featured as a Klingon in "Kitumba". He is currently the convention makeup artist for J.G. Hertzler, Robert O'Reilly, Max Grodenchik, Suzie Plakson, Robin Curtis, Chase Masterson, Gwynyth Walsh, and Casey Biggs.