During the month of March, Universal Monsters Universe hosted “March of Mummies,” a celebration of all things Mummy from the original 1932 film to news on 2017’s The Mummy starring Tom Cruise and Sofia Boutella. Sadly, we have come upon the end of “March of Mummies” and there is no better send-off to give than an article profiling none other than Lizzie Yianni-Georgiou, the award-winning make-up artist who is currently part of The Mummy crew.
Elizabeth “Lizzie” Yianni-Georgiou was born on July 15 and currently resides in London, England. Georgiou started in make-up in college, taking a three-year course in Make-Up, Beauty Therapy, Wig-making and Business. Over the summer she would work at hair salons and took a course at the Vidal Sassoon school to help improve her skills. Out of this opportunity, she was given the chance to do makeup for competition models. Georgiou spoke of the experience saying, “It was while in this environment that I applied for a trainee position at Thames Television, an independent company. There were 3,000 applicants for three jobs, one of which I was lucky enough to get!”
Read the full article here – https://universalmonstersuniverse.com/2016/03/31/making-up-monsters-lizzie-yianni-georgiou/