Nominations Announced for 8th Annual Awards

Nominations Announced for the 8th Annual Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild Awards

Awards to be Presented on April 3, 2021

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There is a TIE in three categories:
Feature-Length Motion Picture – Best Special Make-Up Effects;

Television Series, New Media Series – Best Contemporary Make-Up;

Television Series, New Media Series – Best Period/Character Make-Up


The Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild (MUAHS, IATSE Local 706) has announced nominations for the 8th Annual MUAHS Guild Awards representing a spectrum of outstanding achievements in make-up and hair styling in motion pictures, television, commercials and live theater.

Winners will be honored at the reimagined virtual gala on Saturday, April 3, 2021. Today’s announcement was made by MUAHS President Julie Socash.


THE NOMINEES FOR OUTSTANDING MAKE-UP ARTISTS AND HAIR STYLISTS ARE:

1. FEATURE-LENGTH MOTION PICTUREBest Contemporary Make-Up

Bill & Ted Face the Music

Bill Corso, Dennis Liddiard, Stephen Kelley

Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)

Deborah Lamia Denaver, Sabrina Wilson, Miho Suzuki, Cale Thomas

Borat Subsequent Moviefilm

Katy Fray, Lisa Layman, Thomas Kolarek

The Prom

Eryn Krueger Mekash, J. Roy Helland, Kyra Panchenko, Donald McInnes

Promising Young Woman

Angela Wells, Brigitte Hennech, Adam Christopher


2. FEATURE-LENGTH MOTION PICTURE Best Period and/or Character Make-Up

Bill & Ted Face the Music

Bill Corso, Dennis Liddiard, Stephen Kelley, Bianca Appice

Hillbilly Elegy

Eryn Krueger Mekash, Jamie Hess, Devin Morales, Jessica Gambardella

Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom

Matiki Anoff, Sergio Lopez-Rivera, Carl Fullerton, Debi Young

Mank

Gigi Williams, Michelle Audrina Kim

Mulan

Denise Kum, Rick Findlater, Georgia Lockhart-Adams, James Mackinnon


3.  FEATURE-LENGTH MOTION PICTURE Best Special Make-Up Effects **TIE**

Bill & Ted Face the Music

Bill Corso, Kevin Yagher, Steve Wang, Stephen Kelley

Hillbilly Elegy

Eryn Krueger Mekash, Matthew Mungle, Jamie Hess

Mulan

Denise Kum, Chris Fitzpatrick

Pinocchio

Mark Coulier

 The United States vs. Billie Holiday

Adrian Morot

Wonder Woman 1984

Jan Sewell, Mark Coulier


4.  FEATURE-LENGTH MOTION PICTURE Best Contemporary Hair Styling

Bill & Ted Face the Music

Donna Spahn-Jones, Budd Bird, Jeri Baker, Ulla Gaudin  

Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)

Adruitha Lee, Cassie Russek, Margarita Pidgeon, Nikki Nelms

Borat Subsequent Moviefilm

Kimberly Boyenger, Tyler Ely

The Prom

Chris Clark, Natalie Driscoll, Ka’Maura Eley, J. Roy Helland

Promising Young Woman

Daniel Curet, Bryson Conley, Lee Ann Brittenham


5.  FEATURE-LENGTH MOTION PICTURE Best Period Hair Styling and/or Character Hair Styling
          

Hillbilly Elegy

Patricia Dehaney, Tony Ward, Martial Corneville, Stacey Butterworth

Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom

Mia Neal, Larry Cherry, Leah Loukas, Tywan Williams

Mank

Kimberley Spiteri, Colleen LaBaff

Mulan

Denise Kum, Rick Findlater, Georgia Lockhart-Adams, Terry Baliel

Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey

Sharon Martin, Kat Fa


6.  TELEVISION SERIES, TELEVISION LIMITED OR MINISERIES OR TELEVISION NEW MEDIA SERIES                       

      **TIE** Best Contemporary Make-Up

Dead to Me

Jacqueline Knowlton, Toryn Reed, Kim Greene, Liz Lash

Grace and Frankie

Melissa Sandora, David De Leon, Bonita De Haven,

Ozark

Tracy Ewell, Jillian Erickson, Susan Reilly Lehane

RuPaul’s Drag Race

Natasha Marcelina, Jen Fregozo

Schitt’s Creek

Candice Ornstein, Kerry Vaughan

Westworld

Elisa Marsh, John Damiani, Jennifer Aspinall, Rachel Hoke


7.  TELEVISION SERIES, TELEVISION LIMITED OR MINISERIES OR TELEVISION NEW MEDIA SERIES 

      **TIE** Best Period and/or Character Make-Up 
          

Bridgerton

Marc Pilcher, Lynda J. Pearce, Claire Matthews, Louise Bannell

The Crown

Cate Hall, Emilie Yong-Mills,

Hollywood

Eryn Krueger Mekash, Kim Ayers, Kerrin Jackson, Ana Gabriela Quinonez

The Mandalorian 

Brian Sipe, Alexei Dmitriew, Samantha Ward, Carlton Coleman

Perry Mason

Christien Tinsley, Corinne Foster, Steve Costanza, Gerry Quist

The Queen’s Gambit

Daniel Parker


8.  TELEVISION SERIES, TELEVISION LIMITED OR MINISERIES OR TELEVISION NEW MEDIA SERIES             

       Best Special Make-Up Effects

Hollywood

Eryn Krueger Mekash, Kerrin Jackson, Ana Gabriela Quinonez, Vincent Van Dyke

Lovecraft Country

Carey Jones, Heather Beauvais, Sabrina Wilson, Matt Sprunger

The Mandalorian

Brian Sipe, Alexei Dmitriew, Samantha Ward, Scott Stoddard

Star Trek: Picard

James Mackinnon, Richard Redlefsen, Alexei Dmitriew, Vincent Van Dyke

Westworld

Justin Raleigh, Chris Hampton, Thom Floutz                   


9.  TELEVISION SERIES, TELEVISION LIMITED OR MINISERIES OR TELEVISION NEW MEDIA SERIES             

      Best Contemporary Hair Styling

Empire

Melissa Forney, Nolan Kelly, Al Payne, Sterfon Demings

Grace and Frankie

Kelly Kline, Jonathan Hanousek, Marlene Williams

Ozark

Rita Parillo, Anna Hilton, Tanya Walker

RuPaul’s Drag Race

Curtis Foreman, Ryan Randall

Schitt’s Creek

Annastasia Cucullo, Ana Sorys


10.  TELEVISION SERIES, TELEVISION LIMITED OR MINISERIES OR TELEVISION NEW MEDIA SERIES

       Best Period and/or Character Hair Styling

Bridgerton

Marc Pilcher, Lynda J. Pearce, Adam James Phillips, Tania Couper

The Crown

Cate Hall, Emilie Yong-Mills,

Hollywood

Michelle Ceglia, Barry Lee Moe, George Guzman, Michele Arvizo

The Queen’s Gambit

Daniel Parker

Ratched

Chris Clark, Natalie Driscoll, Michelle Ceglia, Dawn Victoria Dudley


11.  TELEVISION SPECIAL, ONE HOUR OR MORE LIVE PROGRAM SERIES OR MOVIE FOR TELEVISION

        Best Contemporary Make-Up

Dancing with the Stars

Zena S. Green, Julie Socash, Donna Bard, Victor Del Castillo

Killing Eve Season 3

Juliette Tomes, Amy Brand

Mariah Carey’s Magical Christmas Special

Bruce Grayson, Angela Moos, Kristofer Buckle, James Mackinnon

The Oscars

Bruce Grayson, Angela Moos, Jennifer Aspinall, James Mackinnon

Saturday Night Live

Louie Zakarian, Amy Tagliamonti, Jason Milani, Joanna Pisani


12.   TELEVISION SPECIAL, ONE HOUR OR MORE LIVE PROGRAM SERIES OR MOVIE FOR TELEVISION

        Best Period and/or Character Make-Up

The Clark Sisters: First Ladies of Gospel

LaLette Littlejohn, Christopher Pizzarelli, Dorota Zajac

Saturday Night Live

Louie Zakarian, Amy Tagliamonti, Jason Milani, Rachel Pagani

Sherman’s Showcase Black History Month Spectacular

Rebecca DeHerrera, Pam Farmer, Rebecca Lee Castro, Karen Knopp

Sylvie’s Love

Angela Wells, Angel Radefeld-Wright, Brigitte Hennech

Uncle Frank

Lindsay Irish Desarno, Diane Heller


13.  TELEVISION SPECIAL, ONE HOUR OR MORE LIVE PROGRAMS SERIES, OR MOVIE FOR TELEVISION          

       Best Contemporary Hair Styling

Dancing with the Stars

Kimi Messina, Jani Kleinbard, Regina Rodriquez, Roma Goddard

Euphoria “Trouble Don’t Last Always”

Melanie Smith, Kaity Licina,

Mariah Carey’s Magical Christmas Special

Jayson Medina, Abraham Esparza, Nicole Walpert, Brian Steven Banks

Saturday Night Live/ Adele as Host

Jodi Mancuso, Cara Hannah, Inga Thrasher

The Voice

Jerilynn Stephens, Danilo Dixon, Roberto Ramos, Robert “LaMarr” Randle


14.  TELEVISION SPECIAL, ONE HOUR OR MORE LIVE PROGRAMS SERIES, OR MOVIE FOR TELEVISION            

        Best Period Hair Styling and/or Character Hair Styling

The Clark Sisters: First Ladies of Gospel

Etheline Joseph, Yasmine Crosdale, Tenika Smith

Godmothered

Melissa Yonkey, Susan Buffington, Marie Larkin

Hamilton

Frederick Waggoner

Saturday Night Live /Kristen Wiig as Host

Jodi Mancuso, Cara Hannah, Inga Thrasher

Sylvie’s Love

Carla Joi Farmer, Linda Villalobos, Lillie Frierson, Stacey Morris


15.   DAYTIME TELEVISION Best Make-Up

The Bold and the Beautiful

Christine Lai Johnson, Stacey Alfano, James Elle

The Ellen DeGeneres Show

Dionne Wynn

The Kelly Clarkson Show

Jason McGlothin, Gloria Elias-Foeillet, Chanty LaGrana, Josh Foster

The Real

Melanie Mills, Glen Alen Gutierrez, Motoko Honjo-Clayton

The Young and the Restless

Patricia Denney, Kathy Jones, Laura Schaffer, Kelsey Collins


16.   DAYTIME TELEVISION – Best Hair Styling

The Bold and the Beautiful

Lisa Long, Danielle Spencer, Lauren Larsen, Christina Joseph

The Kelly Clarkson Show

Roberto Ramos, Tara Copeland

The Young and the Restless

Adriana Lucio, Lauren Mendoza, Regina Rodriquez. Jackie Zavala

The Real 

Roberta Gardener-Rogers, Rachel Mason, Ray Dobson, Noogie Thai

Dr. Phil “From Tech Genius to Unmotivated Mess 

Mimi Vodnoy Love, Annette Jones            


17.  CHILDREN AND TEEN TELEVISION PROGRAMMING Best Make-Up

All That

Michael Johnston, Melanie Mills, Tyson Fountaine, Nadege Schoenfeld

The Baby-Sitters Club

Zabrina Matiru, Darah Wyant, Lindsay Pilkey

Danger Force

Michael Johnston, Brad Look, Kevin Westmore, Tyson Fountaine

Henry Danger

Michael Johnston, Brad Look, Kevin Westmore, Robert Maverick

Sesame Street

Jane DiPersio


18.  CHILDREN AND TEEN TELEVISION PROGRAMMING – Best Hair Styling

All That

Joe Matke, Dwayne Ross, Theresa Broadnax

The Baby-Sitters Club

Florence Cepeda, Sasha Carnovale,
Danger Force

Joe Matke, Roma Goddard, Yunea Cruz

Ghostwriter

Liz Roelands

Sesame Street

Jacqueline Payne


19.  COMMERCIALS & MUSIC VIDEOS – Best Make-Up

Bud Light Super Bowl LV “Post Malone”

Linda Barcojo, Kentaro Yano

Capitol One “John Travolta Santa/Hungry Man”

Michael Ornelaz, Richard Redlefsen

Justin Bieber “Anyone”

Julie Hassett, Ally McGillicuddy, Kevin Haney, VyVy Tran

Lady Gaga “911”

Sarah Tanno, Mike Mekash, Eryn Krueger Mekash

The Weeknd “In Your Eyes”

Koji Ohmura, Shelby Smith


20.  COMMERCIALS & MUSIC VIDEOS Best Hair Styling

Frito-Lays “My Favorite Things”

Craig Gangi               

Mountain Dew Zero “Bryan Cranston”

Vito Trotta

Rufus Wainwright “Devils and Angels”

Sean James

Ozzy Osbourne “Under the Graveyard”

Melissa Yonkey, Troy Zestos
Workout/State Farm “Chris Paul and Alfonso Ribeiro”

  Stacey Morris


21.  THEATRICAL PRODUCTIONS (Live Stage) – Best Hair Styling

Frozen – Live at the Hyperion

Erin Zachary, Charles La Pointe

Frozen

Suzanne Storey, Elaine Jarblanski, Chanthy Orellana

Hamilton (And Peggy Company)

Marcelo Donare, Robert Mrazik

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Vicky Martinez, Sophia Robinson, Jason Torres

Little Shop of Horrors
Sharon Peng, Jenny Maupin


As previously announced, Matthew Mungle, Oscar® and Emmy®– winning make-up artist, and Terry Baliel, Emmy®-winning hair stylist, will receive the 2021 MUAHS Lifetime Achievement Awards honoring their extraordinary spectrum of acclaimed work, exceptional contributions to the motion picture arts and sciences, and outstanding service to their union and the entertainment industry. The Distinguished Artisan award will be announced shortly. Final ballot on-line voting begins on Friday, March 5, 2021 on www.local706.org, and closes on Thursday, March 18, 2021. Winners will be announced at the virtual 8th Annual MUAHS Awards Gala on Saturday, April 3, 2021.

The Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylist Guild Awards is proud to be sponsored by Presenting Sponsor: HASK Beauty; Sapphire Sponsors: Nigel Beauty, Schwarzkopf Professional; Silver Sponsor: Skindinavia; Media Sponsors: Variety, InStyle, ON MAKEUP Magazine and SHOOT.

Further inquiries regarding the MUAHS Awards should be directed to Kathy Sain in the MUAHS Awards Office at (818) 295-3933, email: ksain@ialocal706.org.


ABOUT LOCAL 706:
The Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild (IATSE, Local 706) was chartered in November 1937. Today, their diverse membership includes over 2,400 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 Emmys®, Saturn Awards®, BAFTA Awards®, and many other honors for make-up and hair styling artistry including their own 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 info, visit local706.org or get #MUAHSawards updates on Facebook , Twitter and Instagram.


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