Heidi Klum Reveals Inspiration Behind Thrilling Michael Jackson Halloween Costume: 'He's Always Such an Icon'

Heidi Klum may be a black of a runways though for Halloween, she was a King of Pop.

The model, 44, wowed fans and supporters with her choice of elaborate dress this year by transforming into a werewolf in Michael Jackson’s classical 1982 song video for “Thriller.”

Once again, Klum teamed adult with special effects make-up studio ProRenFX to emanate her hair-raising demeanour that took a sum of 7 hours to complete.


“It takes a prolonged time to lay a prosthetics though afterwards putting it all together, it took 7 hours,” a Project Runway horde told PEOPLE during her 18th annual Halloween celebration inside Moxy Times Square in N.Y.C.

“Michael Jackson was always such an idol and a ‘Thriller’ video is such an iconic video and we was like, ‘I have to redo that,’ ” Klum pronounced of since she chose this year’s garb. (She even had an environment of zombies!)

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Though she has a demeanour to match, a mom of 4 certified that her dance abilities are not on a same turn as a late song legend.

“Obviously it’s formidable since we can’t dance like Michael Jackson. we don’t consider anyone can dance like Michael Jackson, though we attempted my hardest,” Klum told PEOPLE.

And a dancing wasn’t a usually formidable component of her altogether look.

“It’s always tough when we have hit lenses,” Klum said. “I don’t wear hit lenses so anything that goes in a eye … we had to do it a few times.”

Earlier in a day, a star documented her getting-ready process for a celebration 6 hours before it even started. She common videos on Instagram of her makeover, removing her face finished and prosthetics applied.

In September, the America’s Got Talent judge held adult with PEOPLE after a deteriorate culmination and explained her preference to go with a frightful costume. “This year I’m going to be scary,” she explained. “Not Scary Spice, but I’m going to be frightful since final year we was only me, and I had 5 clones.”

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