Twenty-three categories of film, television, commercials and live theater were honored at The Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Award February 19, 2017. Winners in the film categories include La La Land, Nocturnal Animals, Suicide Squad, Hail Caesar! and“Star Trek Beyond. Television winners included Westworld, Dancing With the Stars, Game of Thrones, The Rocky Horror Picture Show and The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story.
#MUAHSawards | “La La Land,” “Nocturnal Animals,” “Star Trek Beyond” and “Suicide Squad” among Feature Film Winners at the 2017 Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild Awards. “Westworld,” “Game Of Thrones,” “Dancing With The Stars,” “The People v. O.J. Simpson” and “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” among Television Winners. Darren Criss Presented Distinguished Artisan Award to Ryan Murphy.
by Brian Badie | Trainee Hair Stylist Styling hair for film and television has long been a dream of mine. A native of New Orleans, Louisiana, I relocated to New York City in 2001 to pursue my passion. With the utmost gratitude, I have been fortuitous in my endeavors thus far and was privileged to achieve […]
by Christina Smith | Department Head Make-up & Barbara Lorenz | Department Head Hair This film was a labor of love. These pictures give you a good idea of the locations we used and the extreme conditions of the Anza-Borrego Desert where we worked. The majority of the film was done solely by Oscar nominees Christina Smith […]
by Felicity Bowring | Journeyman Make-up Artist Thank goodness that I have an actor who is very loyal—that would be Mr. Matthew McConaughey. We were working on The Free State of Jones when he asked me to consider his character for Gold (Kenny Wells). Matthew gave me some ideas, as he usually does, and I went […]
#MUAHSawards | Emmy®-Nominated Make-Up Artist Leonard Engelman and Oscar-Nominated Hair Stylist Barbara Lorenz will receive Lifetime Achievement Awards at the 2017 Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild Awards. The black tie event will be held Sunday, February 19, 2017, at The Novo by Microsoft at LA Live.
#MUAHSawards | Ryan Murphy, four-time Emmy® Award-winning producer, director and screenwriter, will receive this year’s Distinguished Artisan Award at the Annual Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Awards. The black-tie gala will be held on Sunday, February 19, 2017, at The Novo by Microsoft at L.A. Live, DTLA.
by Donald Mowat | Department Head Make-up In late spring of 2015, Jake Gyllenhaal, with whom I have had the great pleasure of working with on Prisoners and Nightcrawler, mentioned in passing, a potential role he may take in Tom Ford’s highly anticipated second feature and if I had any interest in it. Jake is really one […]
HAIR by Daniel Curet, Journeyman Hair Stylist MAKE-UP by Christien Tinsley, Make-Up Set. Head and Make-Up Effects Creator (see below) HAIR by Daniel Curet, Journeyman Hair Stylist I arrived at an undisclosed location in Santa Clarita in the middle of the night. I parked and shuttled into one of the most organized background rooms. I was there […]
by Douglas Noe, Department Head Make-Up | Make-Up Designer The film was titled The Birth of a Nation. Forget about the film that was released in February of 1915. The two movies would share nothing in common other than title. My immediate thought was … “OK, this is a low-budget film,” as the producer stated. A […]