Makeup artists play a vital role in the film industry. Read here to explore the winners of 'Academy Award for Best Makeup'.


  Mail This Page Add to Favorites 

Best Makeup

Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) organizes the Oscar ceremony, annually, to recognize the excellence of professionals in Hollywood. Makeup is one of the most essential elements of filmmaking. The film industry abounds in numerous makeup artists, who are engaged in the task of beautifying the performers.
 
Makeup people play a great role in giving the perfect get-up to an actor, suiting the character he/she is playing in a movie. 'Academy Award for Best Makeup' is presented to those individuals who have the artistic flair to make an actor look like his/her character to perfection. In the following lines, we have provided a list of the Academy Award winning makeup artists.
 
Oscar award for Best Makeup
 
Year
Winner
Film
2009
Greg Cannom
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
2008
Didier Lavergne and Jan Archibald
La Vie en Rose (La môme)
2007
David Marti and Montse Ribe
Pan's Labryinth (El laberinto del fauno)
2006
Howard Berger and Tami Lane
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
2005
Valli O'Reilly and Bill Corso
Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events
2004
Richard Taylor and Peter King
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King -
2003
Beatrice De Alba and John Jackson
Frida
2002
Peter Owen and Richard Taylor
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
2001
Rick Baker and Gail Ryan
How the Grinch Stole Christmas!
2000
Christine Blundell & Trefor Proud
Topsy-Turvy
1999
Jenny Shircore
Elizabeth
1998
Rick Baker & David LeRoy Anderson
Men in Black
1997 
Rick Baker & David LeRoy Anderson
The Nutty Professor
1996
Peter Frampton, Paul Pattison & Lois Burwell
Braveheart
1995
Rick Baker, Ve Neill & Yolanda Toussieng
Ed Wood
1994
Greg Cannom, Ve Neill & Yolanda Toussieng
Mrs. Doubtfire
1993
Greg Cannom, Michele Burke & Matthew W. Mungle
Bram Stoker's Dracula
1992
Terminator 2: Judgment Day
Stan Winston & Jeff Dawn
1991
John Caglione, Jr. & Doug Drexler
Dick Tracy
 
 

  
Print Mail Recommend This Site