‘Logan’: Crafting Hugh Jackman’s Ugly Final Days as Wolverine

There’s the unforgiving sun beating down, the wounds that won’t heal, and the impending death on Logan’s face. They all take the trendy term “gritty superhero movie” to a new level.

Makeup artist Joel Harlow and his team had the challenging task of taking two very familiar characters — Hugh Jackman’s Wolverine and Patrick Stewart’s Professor X — and delivering believably aged-up versions of them, while also helping to send them off with dignity.