November 21, 2012
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Boston Globe reporter Christopher Muther smiled before his transformation into the Grinch.
Yellow makeup was applied around his mouth and eyes by makeup artist Alison Wadsworth.
"Landscape green" makeup was applied to the rest of his face.
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The tip of Muther's nose was painted black, along with his lips.
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Wadsworth painted whiskers on Muther's face with a brush.
The Grinch costume is a $15,000 handmade suit padded in the stomach and hips.
The Grinch wig was arranged on Muther's head.
Muther's transformation into the Grinch was complete.
The cast of “Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical”