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Julie Socash’s Response to Academy Decision on Awards Telecast

February 17, 2019 | By
Julie Socash’s Response to Academy Decision on Awards Telecast

On February 15, 2019, President of the Make-up & Hair Stylist Guild, IATSE Local 706, Julie Socash made a statement regarding the new changes that were announced for the 2019 Academy Awards Telecast. “We know from some of our members, as talented artists and professionals, that they are disappointed by the Academy’s decision to... »

Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild Awards Winners

February 17, 2019 | By
Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild Awards Winners

The Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild (MUAHS, IATSE Local 706) held the 6th Annual MUAHS Awards at the NOVO by Microsoft at L.A. Live Downtown on February 16, 2019. Winners of the awards were announced at the formal gala in 23 categories of film, television, commercials and live theater with more than 900... »

Jan Sewell Supervises Bohemian Rhapsody’s Makeup

January 21, 2019 | By
<em>Jan Sewell</em> Supervises Bohemian Rhapsody’s Makeup

When makeup supervisor and department head Jan Sewell was first offered Bohemian Rhapsody, Rami Malek had already been cast in the role of rock band Queen’s iconic lead singer, Freddie Mercury, so she began the project by concentrating on looks for him. “I thought Rami was a really good bet from our point-of-view,” Sewell said. “He was the right coloring... »

Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Nominations

January 12, 2019 | By
Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Nominations

The Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild has announced the nominees for the 6th Annual MUAHS Guild Awards honoring outstanding achievements in motion pictures, television, commercials and live theater. The Awards Gala will be held on February 16, 2019 at the Novo by Microsoft at L.A. Live, and the winners will be announced at... »

Black Panther Makeup Designer and Effects Wizard Joel Harlow Fleshes Out the Biggest Movie in The World – Scars and All

March 28, 2018 | By
Black Panther Makeup Designer and Effects Wizard Joel Harlow Fleshes Out the Biggest Movie in The World – Scars and All

When Oscar winner Joel Harlow received a call in early 2016 from executive producer Jeffrey Chernov, with whom he’d worked on Star Trek, the makeup designer was merely told to keep the end of his year open. “Jeffrey was going to be producing Black Panther,” Harlow recalled of the highly-anticipated Marvel Studios project. “Anything Jeffrey... »

Independent Spirit Awards 2018: Get Out Takes The Big Prize

March 7, 2018 | By
Independent Spirit Awards 2018: Get Out Takes The Big Prize

    The 33rd Film Independent Spirit Awards returned to their beach venue in Santa Monica to honor artist-driven films made with an economy of means by filmmakers whose films embody diversity, innovation and uniqueness of vision. President Josh Welsh opened the show by telling the assembled filmmakers that in these days of cynicism,... »

Kasuhiro Tsuji Transforms Gary Oldman into Churchill for Darkest Hour

February 27, 2018 | By
Kasuhiro Tsuji Transforms Gary Oldman into Churchill for Darkest Hour

  Though he had been in a self-imposed retirement from working on movies, artist of many media, Kazuhiro Tsuji, was called back into the world of cinema by actor Gary Oldman, who personally requested the artist for Darkest Hour.  When considering portraying British prime minister,Winston Churchill, Oldman told Tsuji, “I want you to do... »

Arjen Tuiten Delivers a Wondrous Makeup in Wonder

February 26, 2018 | By
Arjen Tuiten Delivers a Wondrous Makeup in Wonder

    To bring the character of Auggie Pullman (a boy with severe facial deformities) to fruition in the film Wonder, makeup effects artist, Arjen Tuiten researched children with Treacher Collins syndrome. “Most of the time, they had a very similar look,” Tuiten stated. “Very distinguished. To create the illusion, I knew Auggie was... »

MUAHS Awards Winners 2018

February 24, 2018 | By
MUAHS Awards Winners 2018

  FEATURE FILMS BEST CONTEMPORARY MAKE-UP Pitch Perfect 3 Melanie Hughes-Weaver, Judy Yonemoto, Erica Kyker BEST CONTEMPORARY HAIR STYLING Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Camille Friend, Louisa Anthony, Jules Holdren BEST PERIOD AND/OR CHARACTER MAKE-UP Darkest Hour Ivana Primorac, Flora Moody BEST PERIOD AND/OR CHARACTER HAIR STYLING I, Tonya Adruitha Lee, Mary Everett... »

Frankie J. Grande to Host Red Carpet Live Stream at MUAHS Awards, Feb 24th

February 23, 2018 | By
Frankie J. Grande to Host Red Carpet Live Stream at MUAHS Awards, Feb 24th

Watch The Make-Up Artists And Hair Stylists Guild Awards Live-Stream From The Red Carpet With Host Frankie J. Grande on Sat. Feb. 24th at 5pm PST here:  www.local706.org/live-red-carpet/ or americancinematheque.com/MUAHSLiveStream/ For the first time, the annual Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild (MUAHS, IATSE Local 706) Awards Red Carpet will be live-streamed from LA... »

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