Frankie Grande Returns to Host Red Carpet Pre-Show

Catch the MUAHS Awards Red Carpet Pre-show on
Saturday, February 19th at 6 PM PT here:
YouTube and Vimeo

HOLLYWOOD, CA, February 17, 2022 – Activist, host and performer Frankie Grande will return for the fourth year as star host of The Red Carpet Pre-Show at the 9th Annual Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild Awards, presented by HASK® Beauty. The Red Carpet Pre-show and awards show will stream on YouTube and Vimeo on Saturday, February 19th, beginning at 6 PM PT/ 8PM ET from The Beverly Hilton Hotel and is co-produced by IngleDodd Media and Honeysweet Creative.

To watch the MUAHS Awards, tune in at YouTube  and Vimeo 

6:00 pm PT        Red Carpet Preshow with Host Frankie Grande
7:00 pm PT        MUAHS Awards Livestream from The Beverly Hilton
If you would like a reminder, you can register at EventBrite Here


Frankie Grande is an activist, performer, producer, reality TV personality and social media mogul. He became known to the world as a stand-out finalist on the CBS series Big Brother 16. Frankie followed that as a judge on MTV’s America’s Best Dance Crew, a houseguest on Celebrity Big Brother in the U.K., and a co-host on Style Code Live.

He has guest starred on Nickelodeon’s Henry Danger and Danger Force, Netflix’s Haters Back Off and RuPaul’s Drag Race. He co-starred in the film Spree and the comedy series Indoor Boys. On Broadway, Frankie made his debut in the mega-hit, Mamma Mia! and starred as Franz in the closing cast of Rock of Ages, a role that he reprised in the Hollywood production. In 2021, he reprised his roles in Rock of Ages, Titanique and CRUEL INTENTIONS: THE ‘90S MUSICAL LIVE IN CONCERT for live streaming concerts, which served as a kickoff to welcoming back Broadway following the pandemic.

For Halloween 2021, Frankie starred in the original musical production of HORROR CAMP: A MUSICAL MASSACRE at The Bourbon Room in Hollywood. The musical was part of Mama G’s Ultimate Halloween Party 2021 hosted by “Mama G” Joan Grande, in which Frankie produced the musical and event with their production company, Diamond Dog Entertainment. Frankie is passionate about supporting the Los Angeles LGBT Center.

Follow Frankie on all of his social media pages @frankiejgrande on Instagram,  YouTubeTwitter, and  Facebook.

As previously announced, Jon Favreau, Academy Award®-winning filmmaker best known for his creative, innovative work in the Star Wars, Iron Man and Avengers series, will receive this year’s Distinguished Artisan Award virtually, presented by actress Ming-Na Wen, star of Favreau’s The Mandalorian and The Book of Boba Fett. Award-winning Journeyman Make-Up Artist Christina Smith, with over 100 credits (Caberet with Liza Minnelli, Schindler’s List, Steel Magnolias and Hook), will receive the esteemed Vanguard Award. Award-winning actor Doug Jones, whose legendary characters have been created beneath masterful make-up and prosthetics, has been named the recipient of the inaugural The Chair Award. Michèle Burke, Oscar® and Emmy®-winning make-up artist (Mission Impossible and Austin Powers series), and Joy Zapata, Emmy-winning hair stylist (A Star is Born, Wonder Woman 1984, and Star Trek: Nemesis), will receive the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Awards.

To request credentials to, please apply online: 
Credentials 2022

The MUAHS Awards EPK announcing the winners will be available at immediately following the awards gala.

The MUAHS Awards are proudly sponsored by: Presenting Level: HASK® Beauty; Emerald Level: Nigel Beauty, Schwarzkopf Professional, VOW Digital Health; Sapphire Level: MGM UAR; Premier Level: Amazon Studios, Cinema Secrets, FX, HBO MAX; Platinum Level: BigMACK Trailers, IATSE Local 798, Netflix, Searchlight; Gold Level: Warner Bros. Pictures; Silver Level: Beautyblender®, IATSE International, NBC/Universal, Premiere Products, Inc, RCMA Makeup, Skindinavia, Skin Illustrator, VH1, UTA, The Walt Disney Company; Gift Bag Sponsors: Ardell, Beautyblender®, Charlotte Tilbury, Cinema Secrets, Cinema Makeup School, Hask Beauty, KVD Beauty, MoonPlay Cosmetics, RCMA Makeup, Ready Set Go, Schwarzkopf Professional, Screen Talent Agency, Skindinavia; Trade Sponsor; The Makeup Light; Transportation Sponsor: BLS Limousine Service; Media SponsorsThe Hollywood Reporter, Variety, InStyle, SHOOT Magazine/SHOOTonline and The Powder Group.

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