Sunday, 21 February 2016

MAD MAX: FURY ROAD WINS TWO MAKE-UP ARTISTS AND HAIR STYLISTS GUILD AWARDS


Just as it led the nominations, Mad Max: Fury Road led the award winners at the Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild awards. It won two of its three nominations, while other awards were collected by Cinderella, Furious 7 and Pitch Perfect 2. Johnny Depp was on hand to hand out Lifetime Achievement Awards to two very deserving recipients: makeup designer Ve Neill, with whom Depp has worked on several occasions, and hairstylist Yolanda Toussieng. Nominees can be perused here, winners below:

Best Period and/or Character Make-Up
Nadine Prigge, Ailie Smith and Lesley Vanderwalt (Mad Max: Fury Road)

Best Period and/or Character Hair Styling
Orla Carroll, Carol Hemming and Yoshihara Wakana (Cinderella)

Best Contemporary Make-Up
Autumn Butler, Rory d'Alonzo and James MacKinnon (Furious 7)

Best Contemporary Hair Styling
Daina Daigle, Meagan Herrera and Cheryl Marks (Pitch Perfect 2)

Best Special Make-Up Effects
Damian Martin, Jaco Snyman and Elka Wardega (Mad Max: Fury Road)

Lifetime Achievement Award
Ve Neill
Yolanda Toussieng