- Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018
“The MUAHS Awards is the only award show dedicated solely to the make-up artists and hair stylists in the entertainment industry. Some of the greatest make-up artists and hair stylists in the entire world will be attending and part of this exciting Live Stream. We are looking forward to spotlighting their extraordinary work and sharing the news live from the Red Carpet with audiences around the world,” said MUAHS President Sue Cabral-Ebert.
LIVE STREAM INFORMATION: To watch the MUAHS Live Stream from the Red Carpet, tune into the MUAHS Local 706 website at www.local706.org/live-red-carpet/ and American Cinematheque at:americancinematheque.com/MUAHSLiveStream/
AMONG THOSE EXPECTED TO WALK THE CARPET ARE:
- HONOREES: Oscar®-nominee GARY OLDMAN (Distinguished Artisan Award), Emmy®-winning Hair Stylist MARY GUERRERO (Lifetime Achievement Award) and Oscar®-winning Make-Up Artist GREG CANNOM (Lifetime Achievement Award).
- PRESENTERS: LONI LOVE (Host, The Real); FRANKIE GRANDE (Red Carpet Host); LILY TOMLIN (Grace and Frankie); MALCOLM McDOWELL (Mozart in the Jungle); CARRIE ANN INABA (Dancing with the Stars);PAUL SCHEER (The Disaster Artist, Veep); CHRISTOPHER McDONALD (Ballers, The Good Wife); JOE MANTEGNA (Criminal Minds); VAL CHMERKOVSKIY (Dancing With the Stars); TIPPI HEDREN(The Birds); ERNIE HUDSON (Grace and Frankie); JEANNIE MAI (The Real); AMBER STEVENS WEST (Ghosted); KATE LINDER (The Young & The Restless); KIRA KOSARIN (The Thundermans);KIRSTEN VANGSNESS (Criminal Minds); MELISSA LEO (Louie, The Fighter); OLIVIA SANABIA (Just Add Magic); ROBERT PATRICK (Scorpion, True Blood); CORBIN BLEU (High School Musical 1, 2 & 3) and JACE NORMAN (Henry Danger).
NOMINEES: For a list of current nominees, http://www.local706.org/timeline-2018-muahs-awards/.
About HOST FRANKIE GRANDE
Frankie J. Grande is a host, performer, producer, reality tv personality and "social media mogul." He starred on Broadway as Franz in the closing cast of Rock of Ages and made his debut with the mega-hit, Mamma Mia!. As a producer, he has worked with shows on Broadway including Hamlet, La Bete and Born Yesterday, as well as Brooke Shields at Feinstein's, and his own one-man show, Livin' La Vida Grande. He became known to the world when he launched his successful YouTube channel in 2012 and more recently, as a stand-out finalist on the hit CBS series, Big Brother 16. Frankie followed that as a judge on the 2015 season of MTV's America's Best Dance Crew and as a houseguest on Celebrity Big Brother in the U.K. Frankie was a co-host on Style Code Live, a fashion and shopping show that streamed live weeknights on Amazon.com. His philanthropic work includes co-founding the non-profit arts organization "Broadway in South Africa" and working with buildOn, for which he was awarded their Global Impact Award. @frankiejgrande
Winners in 23 competitive categories honoring outstanding achievements in motion pictures, television, commercials and live theater will be revealed at the February 24 ceremony and live via Twitter (twitter.com/local_706, hashtag: #MUAHSawards).
SPONSORS The Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylist Guild Awards is proud to be sponsored by DIAMOND LEVEL: M.A.C. Cosmetics; RUBY LEVEL: American International Industries, Inspired Beauty Brands Inc.; SAPPHIRE LEVEL: Glamcor, Nigel Beauty Emporium, Schwarzkopf Professional USA, ; PREMIER LEVEL: Dermaflage, Focus Features, Netflix, Olivia Garden Inc., RCMA Makeup; PLATINUM LEVEL: Fox Searchlight Pictures, IATSE Local 798 Makeup Artists & Hairstylists; GOLD LEVEL: Showtime Network; SILVER LEVEL: Boxy LLC, Cine-Makeup Inc., Cinema Makeup School, I.A.T.S.E., Japonesque Beauty, Kryolan Corporation, Make-up Designory, Naimie's Beauty Center Inc., NYX Los Angeles, Premiere Products Inc., Skindinavia Inc., The Criterion Group, Universal Pictures, Warner Bros Pictures; GIFT BAG SPONSORS include Beauty Blender, Brush Off, Hempz, IT Cosmetics, Jacque Mgido, Kevyn Aucoin, Moroccan Magic, Schneider Entertainment, Senna Cosmetics Inc, Z Palette; MEDIA SPONSORS include The Hollywood Reporter, Variety, SHOOT, Los Angeles Confidential Magazine.
About MAKE-UP ARTISTS AND HAIR STYLIST GUILD (IATSE,LOCAL 706)
The Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild (IATSE, Local 706) was chartered in November 1937. Today, membership includes over 1,900 artisans in the entertainment industry worldwide. Local 706 members are make-up artists and hair stylists who have created the looks for Hollywood's most memorable characters and stars of stage, screen, television and now the Internet. The wide-ranging domains of these artists include feature films and television, commercials; "live" network television, all types of theatrical productions and Disneyland theme parks. Local 706 Members have created notable characters competing for Academy Awards®, Primetime Emmys®, Daytime Entertainment Emmys®, Saturn Awards®, BAFTA Awards®, and many other honors for make-up and hair styling artistry including their own Hollywood Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Awards. The Local 706 Guild publishes The Artisan, a glossy quarterly magazine, and provides panels, workshops and training both for members and others interested in the field to foster a spirit of innovation in the craft. For more information, visit www.local706.org or get #MUAHSawards updates on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.