McKenzie Westmore brings a rich history and passion for the art of special effects makeup to her role as Face Off host. Beginning with her great-grandfather George, the Westmore family set the bar for film and television makeup, essentially pioneering the field. Her father, Michael Westmore, is the legendary makeup artist behind the TV series Star Trek. The family was granted a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2008 for their contributions to over 2,000 films and television shows.
McKenzie started acting at the age of three when she was cast in Raging Bull as Robert De Niro's daughter. She later went on to guest star in Weird Science and Star Trek Voyager and appeared in the feature film Star Trek: Insurrection. McKenzie also starred on the NBC soap opera Passions.