Tory Belleci, also credited as Salvatore Belleci, (b. October 30, 1970 in Monterey, California) worked for Industrial Light & Magic as a model builder, sculptor, and painter. During his eight years of working for ILM, he contributed to The Phantom Menace and Star Wars: Episode II Attack of the Clones. He also appeared in R2-D2: Beneath the Dome as Cop #1, or Starsky. His other notable works include, but are not limited to, Scooby-Doo, Matrix and Van Helsing.
He appeared for several years on the MythBusters show on the Discovery Channel, prior to a restructuring of the program. He is also an Honorary Member of the 501st Legion.