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MUAHS 2020 Awards Winners

January 14, 2020 | By

The Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild held its seventh annual MUAHS Awards Saturday night at the NOVO by Microsoft at L.A. Live in downtown Los Angeles. The guild, IATSE Local 706, handed out honors in 23 categories for the year’s best in film, TV, commercials and live theater.

Bombshell, Joker, and Downton Abbey were big winners in the motion picture categories. On the television side, Big Little Lies, Fosse/Verndon, and Saturday Night Live picked up multiple awards.

Patrick Stewart received the guild’s Distinguished Artisan Award, with the star of the upcoming Star Trek: Picard presented the honor by his Star Trek franchise cohorts Brent Spiner, makeup and prosthetic artist James MacKinnon, and makeup artist and designer Michael Westmore.

And the winners are:

Feature-Length Motion Picture

Best Contemporary Make-Up:
Vivian Baker, Cristina Waltz, Richard Redlefsen – Bombshell

Best Period And/Or Character Make-Up:
Nicki Ledermann, Tania Ribalow, Sunday Englis – Joker

Best Special Make-Up Effects:
Kazu Hiro, Vivian Baker, Richard Redlefsen – Bombshell

Best Contemporary Hair Styling:
Anne Morgan, Jaime Leigh McIntosh, Adruitha Lee – Bombshell

Best Period Hair Styling And/Or Character Hair Styling:
Anne Nosh Oldham, Elaine Browne, Marc Pilcher – Downton Abbey

Television Series, Mini-Series or New Media Series

Best Contemporary Make-Up:
Michelle Radow and Erin Good-Rosenmann – Big Little Lies

Best Period And/Or Character Make-Up:
Debbie Zoller, Dave Presto, and Jackie Risotto – Fosse/Verdon

Best Special Make-Up Effects:
Daniel Parker, Barrie Gower, and Paul Spateri – Chernobyl

Best Contemporary Hair Styling:
Jose Zamora, Lorena Zamora, and Lona Vigi – Big Little Lies

Best Period And/Or Character Hair Styling:

Christopher Fulton, Christen Edwards, and Christine Cantrell – Fosse/Verdon

Television Special, One Hour or More Live Program Series or Movie Made for Television

Best Contemporary Make-Up:
Louie Zakarian, Amy Tagliamonti, and Jason Milani – Saturday Night Live

Best Period And/Or Character Make-Up:
Louie Zakarian, Amy Tagliamonti, and Jason Milani – Saturday Night Live

Best Special Make-Up Effects:
Louie Zakarian, Jason Milani, and Tom Denier Jr. – Saturday Night Live

Best Contemporary Hair Styling:
Mary Guerrero, Kimi Messina, and Gail Ryan – Dancing With the Stars

Best Period And/Or Character Hair Styling:
Melissa Yonkey, Laine Trzinski, and Jose Zamora – Deadwood: The Movie

Daytime Television

Best Make-Up:
Melanie Mills, Uzmee Krakovszki, and Motoko Honjo-Clayton – The Real

Best Hair Styling:
Roberta Gardener-Rogers, Noogie Thai, and Ray Dodson – The Real

Children & Teen Television Programming

Best Make-Up:
Rita Ciccozzi, Tanya Hudson, and Krista Seller – A Series of Unfortunate Events

Best Hair Styling:
Julie McHaffie, Dianne Holme – A Series of Unfortunate Events

Commercials & Music Videos

Best Make-Up:
Kerry Herta and Sherri Lawrence, Pose: Promo Campaign

Best Hair Styling:
Joe Matke, Fernando Navarro and Barry Lee Moe, Pose: Promo Campaign

Theatrical Production (Live Stage)

Best Make-Up:
Jakey Hicks and Sierra Peterson – Cats the Musical

Best Hair Styling:
Charles LaPointe and Daryl Terry – Hamilton

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