Samantha has been working in the Film, Television and Entertainment industry for 15 years, 5 of those being in Production and the remaining 10 in the Makeup and Hair department.Therefore not only can she make you look pretty or terrifying, Samantha is experienced in managing budgets and understanding the trials and tribulations from the Production's perspective. In June 2019 she relocated to Los Angeles to take on new and exciting projects the other side of the pond.
Trained in LA at Cinema Makeup School by some of the best in the business in 2012, where she was specially selected to be part of the 'Leonard Engleman Fellowship program' in both Beauty and Character makeup. Samantha also keeps her techniques up-to-date by attending new classes to make sure she is always on the leading edge of Makeup, Hair and SFX.
Samantha has gone on to work internationally in Film, Television, Music Videos, Theatre, Commercials and Online content, working with A list celebrities, Models, Artist and Contributors from all walks of life. Which shows her talent with diversity from ethnicity to age.
Samantha is always on the look out for the next Creative endeavour and collaboration, so please do not hesitate to get in touch..
Available for Film, Television, Crowd rooms, Dailies, Music Videos, Commercials, Campaigns, Live Events and Special Occasions.
Samantha's skill set includes:
Beauty, Bridal, Airbrush, Fashion, Natural and straight makeup
Character, 'Out of kit', Prosthetics (Silicone & Foam Latex) and Special FX: Blood rigs & gags
Hair styling, modern and Period hair, beard trims for continuity, maintaining, dressing & applying wigs for Theatre & Screen
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