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Lizzie Yianni Georgiou / Make Up and Hair Designer

Lizzie Wins Critics Award USA

[caption id="attachment_786" align="aligncenter" width="201"] Winner Elizabeth Yianni-Georgiou on the red carpet at the 2015 Critics Award USA.[/caption] Elizabeth Yianni-Georgiou wins the award for Best Hair and Makeup for her work on Guardians of the Galaxy. http://comicbook.com/2015/01/16/guardians-of-the-galaxy-wins-best-action-movie-at-the-critics-ch/...

Oscar Nomination 2015

The nominees for the 2015 Academy Awards have been announced and Elizabeth Yianni-Georgiou and her colleague David White are up for best Makeup and Hairstyling. Makeup and Hairstyling “Foxcatcher” Bill Corso and Dennis Liddiard “The Grand Budapest Hotel” Frances Hannon and Mark Coulier “Guardians of the Galaxy” Elizabeth Yianni-Georgiou...

BAFTA 2015 Nominations

The 2015 BAFTA nominations have been announced. Makeup and hair The Grand Budapest Hotel – Frances Hannon Guardians of the Galaxy – Elizabeth Yianni-Georgiou, David White Into the Woods – Peter Swords King, J. Roy Helland Mr. Turner – Christine Blundell, Lesa Warrener The Theory of Everything – Jan Sewell Read the...

GotG Leads Guild Awards Nominations

“Guardians of the Galaxy” and “Into the Woods” have taken three nominations each for the Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Awards.

FEATURE LENGTH MOTION PICTURE (FEATURE FILMS)
BEST CONTEMPORARY MAKE-UP

Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Make-Up Artists: Allan Apone, Nicole Sortillon and Lisa Rocco (Petition)

Gone Girl
Make-Up Artists: Kate Biscoe and Gigi Williams

Guardians of the Galaxy
Make-Up Artist: Elizabeth Yianni-Georgiou

Interstellar
Make-Up Artists: Luisa Abel and Jay Wejebe

Nightcrawler
Make-Up Artists: Donald Mowat and Malanie Romero

FEATURE LENGTH MOTION PICTURE (FEATURE FILMS)
BEST CONTEMPORARY HAIR STYLING

Birdman
Hair Stylists: Jerry Popolis and Kat Drazen

Guardians of the Galaxy
Hair Stylist: Elizabeth Yianni-Georgiou

Interstellar
Hair Stylists: Patricia Dehaney and Jose L. Zamora

St. Vincent
Hair Stylist: Suzy Mazzarese-Allison

Winter’s Tale

Oscar Bake-Off Celebration

[caption id="attachment_749" align="aligncenter" width="540"] Potential Oscar Makeup and Hair Stylist Nominees 2015 Bake Off. Back Row: Left to right - Howard Berger, Rick Baker, Arjen Tuiten, Francis Hannon, Mark Coulier, Lizzie Georgiou, David White, Bill Corso. Front Row: Jerry Popoliss, Judy Chan.[/caption] Lizzie is proud to...

Oscars Announce Shortlist for Makeup and Hairstyling

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has announced the shortlist in the Makeup and Hairstyling category for this year’s Oscars. Here’s the complete list: “The Amazing Spider-Man 2″ “Foxcatcher” “The Grand Budapest Hotel” “Guardians of the Galaxy” “Maleficent” “Noah” “The Theory of Everything” Source - http://variety.com/2014/film/news/oscars-announce-shortlist-for-makeup-and-hairstyling-1201380165/...

The Critics’ Choice Movie Awards

The Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA) has announced the nominees for The 20th Annual Critics’ Choice Movie Awards. The winners will be revealed at the Critics’ Choice Movie Awards, which will broadcast live on A&E from the Hollywood Palladium on January 15th at 9pm ET/...

Lee Pace’s Makeup Transformation

The majority of the "Guardians of the Galaxy" cast had to undergo extensive makeup transformations for Marvel's latest blockbuster. One of the most unrecognizable actors in the film may be Lee Pace who goes completely blue to play villainous tyrant Ronan the Accuser. >> Read the complete...

Watch Karen Gillan Shave Her Head for GotG

Karen Gillan had to shave her head last year to play the role of Nebula in this summer’s hit film Guardians of the Galaxy and now video of the moment has made its way online. Full story - http://www.justjared.com/2014/09/01/karen-gillan-shaving-her-head-for-guardians-watch-the-video/...