Weird artist re-creates famous sci-fi scenes—with face paint!

Lucky Batman! All he had to deal with was Two-Face. Who knows whether he'd have been able to handle James Kuhn, a wacky artist with hundreds of faces. Kuhn loves painting his face so much that one day he decided he'd do it up differently every day for a year—and when that wasn't enough, he did it all over again!

He's taken his inspiration from almost every pop culture icon you can imagine, so there've been plenty of sci-fi, fantasy and comic-book subjects. We've embedded a few of our favorite clips below.

Kirk and Spock

Harry Potter, Dumbledore and Lord Voldemort

Planet of the Apes

Batman and Robin

Lost in Space

If you liked these, check out Kuhn's YouTube channel and Flickr stream for more.

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