2017 Awards Nominations

Winners Announced!

Nominations for the Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild (MUAHS) 2017 Annual Awards Recognizing Outstanding Achievements in Motion Pictures, Television, Commercials and Live Theater


LOS ANGELES, Jan. 11, 2017 –
Nominees for the Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Awards (MUAHS, IATSE Local 706) in 23 categories honoring make-up artists and hair stylists outstanding achievements in motion pictures, television, commercials and live theater were announced today by MUAHS President Sue Cabral-Ebert. Winners will be revealed during the black-tie annual MUAHS Guild Awards ceremony on Sunday, February 19, 2017 at The Novo by Microsoft at L.A. Live.

Said Cabral-Ebert, “This year’s record entries for the Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Awards from the talented global community of artisans is very exciting, and we look forward to celebrating their unique achievements and exceptional bodies of work. Congratulations to all the nominees who should be very proud of their extraordinary creations!”

NOMINEES FOR THE ANNUAL MAKE-UP ARTISTS AND HAIR STYLISTS GUILD AWARDS ARE:

  1. FEATURE-LENGTH MOTION PICTURE – BEST CONTEMPORARY MAKE-UP

CAPTAIN FANTASTIC

            Make-Up Artists: Karen McDonald, Akemi Hart

LA LA LAND

            Make-Up Artists: Torsten Witte, Angel Radefeld-Wright

MANCHESTER BY THE SEA

            Make-Up Artists: Liz Bernstrom, Sherryn Smith

NOCTURNAL ANIMALS

            Make-Up Artists: Donald Mowat, Malanie J. Romero, Elaine Offers

ZOOLANDER 2

                        Make-Up Artist: Maurizio Silvi

  1. FEATURE-LENGTH MOTION PICTURE – BEST CONTEMPORARY HAIR STYLING

LA LA LAND

            Hair Stylists: Barbara Lorenz, Jackie Masteran, Frida Aradottir

NOCTURNAL ANIMALS

            Hair Stylists: Yolanda Toussieng, Jules Holdren

SULLY

            Hair Stylists: Patricia Dehaney, Jose Zamora

THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN  

            Hair Stylist: Alan D’Angerio

ZOOLANDER 2

Hair Stylist: Aldo Signoretti

  1. FEATURE-LENGTH MOTION PICTURE – BEST PERIOD AND/OR CHARACTER MAKE-UP

DOCTOR STRANGE

            Make-Up Artist: Jeremy Woodhead

FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM

            Make-Up Artists: Fae Hammond, Marilyn MacDonald

HAIL, CAESAR!

            Make-Up Artists: Jean Ann Black, Julie Hewett, Zoe Hay

LOVING

            Make-Up Artists: Julia Lallas, Katie Middleton

SUICIDE SQUAD

            Make-Up Artist: Alessandro Bertolazzi

  1. FEATURE-LENGTH MOTION PICTURE – BEST PERIOD AND/OR CHARACTER HAIR STYLING

FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM

            Hair Stylists: Fae Hammond, Marilyn MacDonald

FLORENCE FOSTER JENKINS

            Hair Stylist: J. Roy Helland

HAIL, CAESAR!

            Hair Stylists: Cydney Cornell, Pauletta Lewis-Irwin, Matt Danon

JACKIE

            Hair Stylists: Catherine Leblanc-Caraes, Tony Rochetti

LOVING           

            Hair Stylists: Kenneth Walker, Elizabeth Paschall

5. FEATURE-LENGTH MOTION PICTURE – BEST SPECIAL MAKE-UP EFFECTS 

DEADPOOL

Make-Up Artists: Bill Corso, Andrew Clement

DOCTOR STRANGE                       

Make-Up Artist: Jeremy Woodhead

FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM

Make-Up Artist: Fae Hammond

STAR TREK BEYOND

Make-Up Artists: Joel Harlow, Richie Alonzo

SUICIDE SQUAD           

Make-Up Artists: Christopher Nelson, Sean Sansom, Greg Nicotero

  1. TV AND NEW MEDIA SERIES – BEST CONTEMPORARY MAKE-UP

EMPIRE

            Make-Up Artists: Beverly Jo Pryor, Eric Pagdin, Ashunta Sheriff

SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE

            Make-Up Artists: Louie Zakarian, Amy Tagliamonti, Jason Milani

THE VOICE

            Make-Up Artists: Darcy Gilmore, Kristene Bernard, Diane Mayo

TRANSPARENT

            Make-Up Artists: Emma Johnston Burton, Melanie Romero, Toniya Verna

WESTWORLD           

            Make-Up Artists: Christien Tinsley, Elisa Marsh, Rolf Keppler

  1. TV AND NEW MEDIA SERIES – BEST CONTEMPORARY HAIR STYLING

DANCING WITH THE STARS

            Hair Stylists: Kimi Messina, Gail Ryan, Dean Banowetz

EMPIRE

            Hair Stylists: Melissa Forney, Teresa Fleming, Nolan Kelly

SCREAM QUEENS

            Hair Stylists: Crystal Cook, Anna Quinn, Ai Nakata

THE VOICE

            Hair Stylists: Jerilynn Stephens, Meagan Herrera-Schaaf, Renee Ferruggia

TRANSPARENT

            Hair Stylists: Terrell L. Baliel, Roxane Griffin, Angela Gurule

  1. TV AND NEW MEDIA SERIES – BEST PERIOD / CHARACTER MAKE-UP

DRUNK HISTORY 

            Make-Up Artists: Kat Bardot and Kate Mullin

GAME OF THRONES

            Make-Up Artists: Jane Walker, Kay Bilk

PENNY DREADFUL

            Make-Up Artists: Enzo Mastrantonio, Clare Lambe

SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE

            Make-Up Artists: Louie Zakarian, Amy Tagliamonti, Jason Milani

WESTWORLD

            Make-Up Artists: Christien Tinsley, Myriam Arougheti, Rolf Keppler

  1. TV AND NEW MEDIA SERIES – BEST PERIOD / CHARACTER HAIR STYLING

GAME OF THRONES

            Hair Stylists: Kevin Alexander, Candice Banks

MASTERS OF SEX

            Hair Stylists: Mary Ann Valdes, Matthew Holman, George Guzman

PENNY DREADFUL

            Hair Stylists: Luca Vannella, Alexis Continente

SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE

            Hair Stylists: Jodi Mancuso, Jennifer Serio, Inga Thrasher

STRANGER THINGS

            Hair Stylists: Sarah Hindsgaul, Evelyn Roach

  1. TV AND NEW MEDIA SERIES – BEST SPECIAL MAKE-UP EFFECTS

GAME OF THRONES

            Make-Up Artists: Barrie Gower, Sarah Gower

PENNY DREADFUL

            Make-Up Artists: Nick Dudman, Sarita Allison

SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE

            Make-Up Artists: Louie Zakarian, Jason Milani, Tom Dernier

THE WALKING DEAD

            Make-Up Artists: Greg Nicotero, Jake Garber

WESTWORLD

           Make-Up Artists: Christien Tinsley, Georgia Allen, Hiroshi Yada

  1. TV MINI SERIES OR MOVIE MADE FOR TELEVISION – BEST CONTEMPORARY MAKE-UP

GILMORE GIRLS: A YEAR IN THE LIFE

            Make-Up Artists: Tegan Taylor, Tania McComas

MASCOTS

            Make-Up Artists: Gigi Williams, Michelle Kim

THE GIRLFRIEND EXPERIENCE

            Make-Up Artist: Randy Daudlin

THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW: LET’S DO THE TIME WARP AGAIN

            Make-Up Artists: Julia Valente, Pip Ayote

  1. TV MINI SERIES OR MOVIE MADE FOR TELEVISION – BEST CONTEMPORARY HAIR STYLING 

AMERICAN HORROR STORY: ROANOKE

            Hair Stylists: Michelle Ceglia, Valerie Jackson

GILMORE GIRLS: A YEAR IN THE LIFE

            Hair Stylists: Ange Grmolyes, Courtney Ullrich, Anne Morgan

MOTHER MAY I SLEEP WITH DANGER

            Hair Stylists: Connie Kallos, Dawn Dudley, Tyler Ely

2016 MTV VMAs

            Hair Stylists: Shawn Finch, Kimberly Kimble

THE GIRLFRIEND EXPERIENCE

            Hair Stylist: Franchie Pir

  1. TV MINI SERIES OR MOVIE MADE FOR TELEVISION – BEST PERIOD / CHARACTER MAKE-UP

AMERICAN HORROR STORY: ROANOKE

            Make-Up Artists: Eryn Krueger Mekash, Kim Ayers, Silvina Knight

GREASE: LIVE

            Make-Up Artists: Zena Shteysel, Angela Moos, Julie Socash

HAIRSPRAY LIVE!

            Make-Up Artists: Melanie Hughes Weaver, Judy Yonemoto

THE PEOPLE v. O.J. SIMPSON: AMERICAN CRIME STORY

            Make-Up Artists: Eryn Krueger Mekash, Zoe Hay, Heather Plott

THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW: LET’S DO THE TIME WARP AGAIN

            Make-Up Artists: Julia Valente, Pip Ayote, Deja Smith

  1. TV MINI SERIES OR MOVIE MADE FOR TELEVISION – BEST PERIOD / CHARACTER HAIR STYLING

AMERICAN HORROR STORY: ROANOKE

Hair Stylists: Michelle Ceglia, Valerie Jackson

GREASE: LIVE

Hair Stylists: Mary Guerrero, Kimi Messina, Gail Ryan

KILLING REAGAN

Hair Stylists: Melissa Yonkey, Ta Henderson, Susan Buffington

ROOTS

Hair Stylists: Tony Ward, Adam Gaeta, Talli Pachter

THE PEOPLE V. O.J. SIMPSON: AMERICAN CRIME STORY

Hair Stylists: Chris Clark, Natalie Driscoll

  1. TV MINI SERIES OR MOVIE MADE FOR TELEVISION – BEST SPECIAL MAKE-UP EFFECTS

ALL THE WAY

            Make-Up Artists: Bill Corso, Andrew Clement

AMERICAN HORROR STORY: ROANOKE

            Make-Up Artists: Eryn Krueger Mekash, Michael Mekash, David Anderson

BLACK MIRROR: “MEN AGAINST FIRE”

            Make-Up Artists: Kristyan Mallett, Tanya Lodge

ROOTS

            Make-Up Artists: Elvis Jones, Adam Walls, Bailey Domke

THE AMERICAN WEST

            Make-Up Artists: Amy Wadford, Fiona Mifsud

  1. COMMERCIALS & MUSIC VIDEOS – BEST MAKE-UP

AMERICAN HORROR STORY: ROANOKE – PROMO

            Make-Up Artists: Kerry Herta, Jason Collins, Cristina Waltz

COLDPLAY – “HYMN FOR THE WEEKEND” FEAT. BEYONCE

Make-Up Artist: Francesca Tolot

GWEN STEFANI – “MAKE ME LIKE YOU”

            Make-Up Artists: Mira Cho, Marisa Ramirez, Gregory Arlt

ROCKET MORTGAGE & STAR TREK BEYOND: “HOW TO”

            Make-Up Artists: Bruce Spaulding Fuller, Michael P Mekash

WEIRD AL: SUNDANCETV ON DIRECTTV

            Make-Up Artist: Sean James Cummins

  1. COMMERCIALS & MUSIC VIDEOS – BEST HAIR STYLING

APPLE TV: “FATHER TIME” WITH KOBE BRYANT & MICHAEL B. JORDAN

Hair Stylist: Stacy Morris

DIOR J’ADORE “THE ABSOLUTE FEMININITY” FEAT. CHARLIZE THERON

            Hair Stylist: Enzo Angileri           

PRADA PRESENTS “PAST FORWARD” BY DAVID O. RUSSELL

            Hair Stylists: Renee J. Vaca, Gail Ryan, Sean Smith

ROCKET MORTGAGE & STAR TREK BEYOND: “HOW TO”

            Hair Stylists: Aimee M. Macabeo, Kaity Licina

SELENA GOMEZ “LOVE YOUR HAIR LONGER” WITH PANTENE

Hair Stylist: Serena Radaelli

  1. THEATRICAL PRODUCTION – BEST MAKE-UP

A CHORUS LINE

            Make-Up Artists: Vanessa Dionne, Donna Levy, Romain Markus Myers

AKHNATEN – L.A. OPERA

            Make-Up Artists: Darren Jinks, Brandi Strona

ALL THE WAY

            Make-Up Artists: Kevin Haney, Gillian Woodson

THEATRE OF THE WORLD

            Make-Up Artists: Vanessa Dionne, Rheanne Garcia, Christina Tracey

  1. THEATRICAL PRODUCTION – BEST HAIR STYLING

A CHORUS LINE

            Hair Stylists: Vanessa Dionne, Cassie Russek, Donna Levy

AKHNATEN – L.A. OPERA

            Hair Stylists: Darren Jinks, Raquel Bianchini, , Linda Cardenas

ALL THE WAY

            Hair Stylists: Laura Caponera, Melanie Hinchee

AMADEUS

            Hair Stylists: Laura Caponera, Melanie Hinchee

FOR THE RECORD: SCORSESE – AMERICAN CRIME REQUIEM

Hair Stylists: Cassie Russek, Stephanie Fenner, Vanessa Dionne

  1. CHILDREN AND TEEN PROGRAMMING – BEST MAKE-UP 

AN AMERICAN GIRL STORY – MARYELLEN 1955: EXTRAORDINARY CHRISTMAS

Make-Up Artists: Julie Murray, Laura Peyer

HENRY DANGER

Make-Up Artists: Michael Johnston, Patti Brand-Reese, Melanie Mills

SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE: THE NEXT GENERATION

Make-Up Artists: Tonia Green, Danielle Rush

THE THUNDERMANS

       Make-Up Artists: Michelle Keck Smith, Todd Tucker, Martin Astles

WALK THE PRANK

Make-Up Artists: Jennifer Aspinall, Ned Neidhardt

 

  1. CHILDREN AND TEEN PROGRAMMING – BEST HAIR STYLING

AN AMERICAN GIRL STORY – MARYELLEN 1955: EXTRAORDINARY CHRISTMAS

Hair Stylists: Josie Peng, Jennie Lechleidner

GORTIMER GIBBON’S LIFE ON NORMAL STREET

Hair Stylists: Josie Peng, Bia Iftikhar

HENRY DANGER

            Hair Stylists: Joe Matke, Roma Goddard, Dwayne Ross

SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE: THE NEXT GENERATION

            Hair Stylists:   Dean Banowetz, Cory Rotenburg, Kimi Messina

WALK THE PRANK

Hair Stylists: Ursula Hawks, Mary Howd

  1. DAYTIME TELEVISION – BEST MAKE-UP

SUPERSOUL SUNDAY

            Make-Up Artist: Derrick Rutledge

THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL

            Make-Up Artists: Christine Lai Johnson, Chris Escobosa, Jenna Wittman

THE REAL

            Make-Up Artists: Melanie Mills, Kevin Haney, Brian Penikas

THE TALK

            Make-Up Artist: Stephanie Cozart Burton

THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS

            Make-Up Artists: Patricia Denney, Robert Bolger

  1. DAYTIME TELEVISION – BEST HAIR STYLING

SUPERSOUL SUNDAY

            Hair Stylist: Nicole Mangrum

THE REAL

            Hair Stylist: Roberta Gardener Rogers

THE TALK

            Hair Stylists: Vickie Mynes, Michael Ward, Monte C. Haught

THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS

            Hair Stylists: Regina Rodriguez, Adriana Lucio

 

As previously announced, Ryan Murphy, four-time Emmy® Award-winning producer, director and screenwriter, will receive this year’s Distinguished Artisan Award. Emmy®-nominated make-up artist Leonard Engelman and Oscar® and Emmy-nominated hair stylist Barbara Lorenz, will receive the Guild’s Lifetime Achievement Awards. Trophies will also be given in more than 23 different categories honoring nominees for outstanding achievements in motion pictures, television, commercials and live theater.

 

Final ballot on-line voting closes on February 10, 2017. Winners will be announced on February 19 at the Awards gala and live on Twitter via @Local_706 (#MUAHSawards). Further inquiries regarding the MUAHS Awards may be directed to Kathy Sain in the MUAHS Awards Office at 818.295.3933, Email: ksain@ialocal706.org.

MUAHS Awards is proudly sponsored by: Diamond Sponsor: M.A.C. Cosmetics; Ruby Sponsor: Ardell Lashes; Sapphire Sponsors: Hask (Inspired Beauty Brands), Nigel Beauty Emporium; Platinum Sponsors: Beverly Center, Croc Flat Irons; Silver Sponsors: Dermaflage, Skindinavia; Gift bag sponsors include Qosmedix, Schwarzkopv Professional and IT Cosmetics; Media Sponsors: The Hollywood Reporter, SHOOTonline and Variety.

 

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ABOUT LOCAL 706:

The Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild (IATSE, Local 706) was chartered in November 1937. Today, membership includes over 1,900 artisans in the entertainment industry worldwide. Local 706 members are make-up artists and hair stylists who have created the looks for Hollywood’s most memorable characters and stars of stage, screen, television and now the Internet. The wide-ranging domains of these artists include feature films and television, commercials; “live” network television, all types of theatrical productions and Disneyland theme parks. Local 706 Members have created notable characters competing for Academy Awards®, Primetime Emmys®, Daytime Entertainment Emmys®, Saturn Awards®, BAFTA Awards®, and many other honors for make-up and hair styling artistry including their own Hollywood Make-up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Awards. The Local 706 Guild publishes The Artisan, a glossy quarterly magazine, and provides panels, workshops and training both for members and others interested in the field to foster a spirit of innovation in the craft. For more information, visit www.local706.org or get #MUAHSawards updates on Facebook Twitter (@Local706) and Instagram.

 

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