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  • Redefining “The Mummy”: A Conversation With Hair & Makeup Designer Elizabeth Yianni-Georgiou

    By Marjorie Galas

     

    By: Marjorie Galas Elizabeth Yianni-Georgiou can’t resist “Universal Monsters”: the creatures that were brought to public attention by Universal Studios from the 20s – 50s.  Involvement in the re-imaging of “The Mummy” for the award-winning makeup and hair designer – she has a Saturn, MUAH, IOMA and Gold Derby Award for hair and makeup in…

     

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  • Eryn Krueger Mekash’s Long Partnership With Ryan Murphy Leads To “Feud”

    By Marjorie Galas

     

    By: Marjorie Galas Eryn Krueger Mekash marvels at frequent collaborator Ryan Murphy’s timing. Mekash, who started as a makeup artist on Murphy’s “Nip/Tuck” and served as makeup department head, prosthetic makeup artist and makeup designer on nearly all Murphy’s content continuously witnesses his creations tap into the nation’s zeitgeist. When he approached her with “Feud,”…

     

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  • Ryan Murphy To Receive Distinguished Artisan Award at 2017 MUAHs

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    Emmy winning producer, director and screenwriter Ryan Murphy will receive the 2017 Distinguished Artisan Award at the Annual Makeup Artists and Hair Stylists Awards, otherwise known as the  MUAHS.  Presented by the Makeup Artists and Hair Stylists Guild, IATSE Local 706, the MUAHS honor the outstanding work of  make-up artists and hair stylists in motion pictures, television,…

     

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  • Hair And Makeup Artist Take Center Stage In Atlanta

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    By: Marjorie Galas May rolled into Georgia with waves of thunder and intermittent downpours. The soggy weather didn’t dampen the spirits of the crowd gathered at Atlanta’s SCADshow Theater, however.  Attending the city’s first “Hair and Makeup By.. A Symposium of Film and Television Artists” – a daylong event presented by The Criterion Group, the…

     

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