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‘La La Land’ and ‘Suicide Squad’ win big at 2017 Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild Awards

And the winners are

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The 2017 Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Awards announced the winners in 23 categories of film, television, commercials and live theater this holiday weekend. Winners in the film categories include “La La Land,” “Nocturnal Animals,” “Suicide Squad,” “Hail Caesar!” and “Star Trek Beyond.” Television winners included “Westworld,” “Dancing With the Stars,” “Game of Thrones,” “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” and “The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story.”

The awards took place at The Novo by Microsoft at L.A. Live before an audience of more than 700, including guild members, industry executives and press. MUAHS President Sue Cabral-Ebert presided over the awards ceremony with comedian Loni Love (The Real) serving as host for the second year in a row. M.A.C. Cosmetics served as the Diamond Sponsor and the Official Cocktail Reception Sponsor.

Ryan Murphy, four-time Emmy Award-winning producer, received the Distinguished Artisan Award, presented by Darren Criss (Glee). Lifetime Achievement Awards were presented to Emmy-nominated make-up artist Leonard Engelman and Oscar and Emmy-nominated hair stylist Barbara Lorenz (La La Land). Engelman’s longtime client Cher could not attend the show, but prepared a video tribute in honor of the Lifetime Achievement honoree.

Presenters for this year’s awards included Oscar-winning make-up artist and 2015 MUAHS Lifetime Achievement recipient Rick Baker, Charlotte Ross (Arrow), Violett Beane (The Flash), Chelsea Kane and Melissa Peterman (Baby Daddy), Logan Browning (Netflix’s Dear White People), Meg Donnelly (American Housewife), Kate Linder (The Young and the Restless), Bill Brochtrup (Criminal Minds), Mark D. Espinoza (The Bold and the Beautiful), Mara Hall (Grey’s Anatomy), Riley Schmidt (Scream Queens) and former Academy president Hawk Koch. Catering was provided by Wolfgang Puck, and entertainment was provided by DJ Gianna courtesy of Hey Mister DJ.

Below please find winners of the 2017 Annual Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild Awards:

Winners for Feature Length Motion Picture (Feature Films):

BEST CONTEMPORARY MAKE-UP
Nocturnal Animals / Make-Up Artists: Donald Mowat, Malanie J. Romero, Elaine Offers

BEST CONTEMPORARY HAIR STYLING
La La Land / Hair Stylists: Barbara Lorenz, Jackie Masteran, Frida Aradottir

BEST PERIOD AND/OR CHARACTER MAKE-UP
Suicide Squad / Make-Up Artist: Alessandro Bertolazzi

BEST PERIOD AND/OR CHARACTER HAIR STYLING
Hail, Caesar! / Hair Stylists: Cydney Cornell, Pauletta Lewis-Irwin, Matt Danon

BEST SPECIAL MAKE-UP EFFECTS
Star Trek Beyond / Make-Up Artists: Joel Harlow, Richie Alonzo

Winners for Television and New Media Series:

BEST CONTEMPORARY MAKE-UP
Westworld / Make-Up Artists: Christien Tinsley, Elisa Marsh, Rolf Keppler

BEST CONTEMPORARY HAIR STYLING
Dancing With the Stars / Hair Stylists: Kimi Messina, Gail Ryan, Dean Banowetz

BEST PERIOD / CHARACTER MAKE-UP
Game of Thrones / Make-Up Artists: Jane Walker, Kay Bilk

BEST PERIOD / CHARACTER HAIR STYLING
Game of Thrones / Hair Stylists: Kevin Alexander, Candice Banks

BEST SPECIAL MAKE-UP EFFECTS
Westworld / Make-Up Artists: Christien Tinsley, Georgia Allen, Hiroshi Yada

Winners for Television Mini Series or Movie Made for Television

BEST CONTEMPORARY MAKE-UP
The Rocky Horror Picture Show / Make-Up Artists: Julia Valente, Pip Ayote

BEST CONTEMPORARY HAIR STYLING
American Horror Story: Roanoke / Hair Stylists: Michelle Ceglia, Valerie Jackson

BEST PERIOD / CHARACTER MAKE-UP
The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story / Make-Up Artists: Eryn Krueger Mekash, Zoe Hay, Heather Plott

BEST PERIOD / CHARACTER HAIR STYLING
The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story / Hair Stylists: Chris Clark, Natalie Driscoll

BEST SPECIAL MAKE-UP EFFECTS
American Horror Story: Roanoke / Make-Up Artists: Eryn Krueger Mekash, Michael Mekash, David Anderson

Winners for Commercials and Music Videos:

BEST MAKE-UP
American Horror Story: Roanoke – Promo / Make-Up Artists: Kerry Herta, Jason Collins, Cristina Waltz

BEST HAIR STYLING
Dior J’adore “The Absolute Femininity” Feat. Charlize Theron / Hair Stylist: Enzo Angileri

Winners for Theatrical Productions (Live Stage):

BEST MAKE-UP
A Chorus Line / Make-Up Artists: Vanessa Dionne, Donna Levy, Romain Markus Myers

BEST HAIR STYLING
Amadeus / Hair Stylists: Laura Caponera, Melanie Hinchee

Winners for Children and Teen Programming:

BEST MAKE-UP
So You Think You Can Dance: The Next Generation / Make-Up Artists: Tonia Green, Danielle Rush

BEST HAIR STYLING
So You Think You Can Dance: The Next Generation / Hair Stylists: Dean Banowetz, Cory Rotenburg, Kimi Messina

Winners for Daytime Television:

BEST MAKE-UP
The Real / Make-Up Artists: Melanie Mills, Kevin Haney, Brian Penikas

BEST HAIR STYLING
The Young and The Restless / Hair Stylists: Regina Rodriguez, Adriana Lucio