Make-Up & Hair Artist
Alison Rainey
Make-Up & Hair, Make-Up & Hair Designer

Based in Sandwich, Kent, alternative bases in London, Brighton, Northern Ireland, New York, Los Angeles and Melbourne.

Hair and Make-Up Artist with over 25 years of HOD experience in all aspects of Hair and Make-Up for film and television. Covering all genres: Character, Period, Wigs, Prosthetics, Special Make-Up Effects, Beauty, Fashion and Photographic.

Current Enhanced DBS and Safeguarding Mentor for the Kent Film Foundation.

 

Feature Films

STALKER Hair and Make-Up Designer to Sean McGinley
Parkville Pictures | Directed by Christopher Andrews
SACRED COUNTRY
'Teaser'
Hair and Make-Up Designer
Cross/Day Productions | Directed by Jan Dunn
Artist to Brenda Blethyn, Merryn Pearse & Angelica O'Reilly
HARRY BROWN Key Hair and Make-Up Artist
Harry Brown Films | Directed by Daniel Barber
Make-Up Designer Jacquie Fowler
Artist to Emily Mortimer, David Bradely, Liam Cunningham, and Joe Gilgun
HEARTLESS Key Hair and Make-Up Artist
Starlight | Directed by Philip Ridley 
Make-Up Designer Jacquie Fowler
Artist to Clemence Poesy, Noel Clarke, and Eddy Marsen
THE CHILDREN Key Hair and Make-Up Artist
Vertigo Films | Directed by Tom Shankland
Make-Up Designer Jacquie Fowler
Artist to Rachel Shelley and Jeremy Sheffield
HUNGER Key Hair and Make-Up Artist
Vertigo Films | Directed by Steve McQueen 
Make-Up Designer Jacquie Fowler
Artist to Liam Cunningham and Liam McMahon
GALLOW WALKER Key Hair and Make-up Artist
Dune Films | Directed by Andrew Goth
Make-Up Designer Jacquie Fowler
Artist to Simona Roman, Derek Griffiths, Steven Elder, and Dallas Page | Shot in Namibia
LULLABY Hair and Make-Up Designer
Medb | Directed by Kevin Marwick
Artist to Haydn Gwynn
DARK CORNERS Key Hair and Make-Up Artist & Prosthetics Artist
Matador | Directed by Ray Gower
Make-Up Designer Veronique Keys
Artist to Needle Tooth
SOME BREAK Hair and Make-Up Designer
BBC Films | Directed by Rob Ryan
Artist to Simon Callow and Ann Mitchell
STROKE OF GENIUS Key Hair Artist (UK)
McDongall Films | Directed by Rowdy Herrington
Hair Designer Taylor Knight
Artist to Aidan Quinn, Malcolm MacDowell, Jeremy Northam, Dougie Henshall and Connie Ray
THE VIRGIN OF LIVERPOOL Key Hair and Make-Up Artist
The Mob Film Company | Directed by Lee Donaldson
Make-Up Designer Colette King
Artist to Tom Georgeson, Michael Angelis,
Ian Pulston-Davies & Paul Barber
COMING DOWN Hair and Make-Up Designer
Kudos | Directed by Matt Winn
Artist to Darren Tighe
FURNISHED ROOM Hair and Make-Up Designer
Loud Mouse Productions | Directed by Charlie Cantor
Artist to Isla Fisher, Paul Rattray
STILL BUZZIN Hair and Make-Up Designer
Production Values | Directed by Tom Vaughan
Produced by Matt Brow
CLANCY'S KITCHEN Hair and Make-Up Designer
Third Rock Films | Directed by Duncan Roy
Artist to Indira Varma, Nick Morgan, Rocky Marshall, David Walliams & Sean Gilder

TV

JOSH Hair and Make-Up Artist 
BBC | Directed by David Schneider 
Make-Up Designer: Julie Nightingale
THE LAST DRAGON SLAYER Hair and Make-Up Artist
Sky TV | Directed by Jamie Magnus Stone
Make-Up Designer: Sue Michael 
HARRY PRICE: GHOSTHUNTER Hair and Make-up Supervisor
Bentley Productions for ITV | Directed by Alex Pillai
Make-up Designer Anni Buchanan
Artist to Zoe Boyle and Michael Byrne
NEWS, SPORTS, PRESS JUNKETS, AWARDS SHOWS AND SPECIAL PROGRAMMES 1998-PRESENT Hair and Make-Up Artist
BSKYB
TOM CRUISE 'SHOW ME THE MOVIES' Hair and Make-Up Artist
Sky Movies | Artist to Alex Zane
CHRISTMAS WINDOW Hair and Make-Up Artist
Princess and Sky Arts | Artist to Sir John Hurt, Michael Ball, Elizabeth McGovern, Julian Lloyd Webber, Tasmin Little, SOL3EMIO 
PORTRAIT ARTIST OF THE YEAR 2014 Hair and Make-Up Artist
Storyvault and Sky Arts | Kathleen Soriano, Tai van Shierenberg, and Sir Ian McKellan
LAST HEROES OF D-DAY Designer
BBC History and BBC 1 | Directed by Tim Dunn
LIFE OF CRIME Hair and Make-Up Artist
Ecosse and ITV 
Make-Up Designer Anni Buchanan
Artist to Supporting cast
SPIES, LIES AND THE SUPERBOMB 
(TERROR TRADER)
Hair and Make-Up Designer
BBC Factual | Artist to Dahlip Tahil
KATH AND KIM IDENTS Hair and Make-Up Artist
Red Bee Media, BBC One | Artist to Jane Turner as Kath Day- Knight
I SHOULDN'T BE ALIVE
(SHIPWRECKED)
Hair and Make-Up Designer
Darlow Smithson | Directed by Jules Williamson
Artist to all cast | Shot in Mexico
I SHOULDN'T BE ALIVE
(LOST AT SEA)
Hair and Make-Up Designer
Darlow Smith | Directed by Ian Barnes
Artist to all cast | Shot in Mexico
INVENTIONS THAT CHANGED THE WORLD (CAR) Designer
BBC History, BBC One | Artist to all cast
THE MYSTI SHOW Hair and Make-Up Supervisor
BBC TV | Directed by Angelo Abela
HORIZON ARCHIMEDES Designer
BBC History, BBC One | Artist to all cast
YOU DO TOO Designer
Nick Jr | Artist to Wendy Turner Webster
THE IMPRESSIONISTS Hair Artist
BBC TV | Directed by Magi Vaughan
Artist to supporting cast
COLOUR BLIND Hair Artist
ITV | Directed by Dorka Nieradzic
Artist to supporting cast
FAR FROM THE MADDING CROWD Hair Artist
ITV | Directed by Penny Smith
Artist to  supporting cast
LIVE FROM STUDIO FIVE Hair and Make-Up Artist
Channel 5 | Artist to Justin Beiber, Melinda Messenger & Kate Walsh
SEASON'S GREETINGS Hair and Make-Up Designer
Porcupine Pictures | Directed by Beryl Richards
Artist to Peter Cox, Margaret Ashcroft, Moya Brady
TEN SHORT TALES FROM ELECTRIC HOUSE Hair and Make-Up Designer
MTV/REM

Short Films

CARAVAN AT THE EDGE OF THE WORLD Hair and Make-Up Designer
Screen South | Directed by Peter Richardson
Artist to Laura Main, Poppy Lee Friar, Lewis Rainer & Chris Cohill
THE NEIGHBOURS Hair & Make-Up Designer
Venom Pictures | Directed by Mark Vella
Artist to Lynn Lowry, Sally Ann Fellowes &
Charlotte Mounter
 

Music Videos

FRESH LIVE CREAM
Rockumentary
Hair and Make-Up Designer
Cultural Fantasists
Artist to Jack Bruce, Ginger Baker, Eric Clapton
MARK RONSON AND AMY WINEHOUSE
Valerie
Hair Artist
HSI
Arist to Mark Ronson 
KINGS OF LEON
Charmed
 
Hair Artist
HSI
Artist to Kings of Leon
THEA GILMORE
Juliet
Hair and Make-Up Designer
Mutiny
Artist to Thea Gilmore
THE VESSELS
Hang on to your Love
Hair and Make-Up Designer
Mutiny
Artist to The Vessels
SPACE
Avenging Angels
Hair and Make-Up Designer
Bigg TV
Artist to Space
GARY NUMAN
Dominion Day
Hair and Make-Up Designer
BMH TV
Artist to Gary Numan
MARK KING
Bitter Moon
Hair and Make-Up Designer
BMH TV
Artist to Mark King
SPACE
Begin Again
Hair and Make-Up Designer
BMH TV
Artist to Space
BELL X 1
Tongue
Hair and Make-Up Designer
BMH TV
Artist to Bell X 1
50 CENT/ JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE
Hypnotize
Hair and Make-Up Artist
HSI
Artist to Supporting
SCISSOR SISTERS
Kiss You Off
Hair and Make-Up Artist
Partizan
Artist to Supporting
UNKLE JAM
What Am I Fighting For
Hair and Make-Up Artist
Partizan
Artist to Supporting
DAVID GRAY
Sail Away
Hair and Make-Up Artist
Studio Une
​Artist to Supporting
NATALIE IMBRUGLIA
That Day
Hair and Make-Up Artist
Studio Une
Artist to Supporting
BLUR
Music is my Radar
Hair and Make-Up Artist
Tsunami
Artist to Supporting
DAVID GRAY
The Other Side
Hair and Make-Up Artist
Studio Une
Artist to Supporting

Commercials

REEBOK CLASSICS BRAND FILM 2016 Hair and Make-Up Designer
RSA
"WE ARE THE SUPERHUMANS"
PARALYMPICS CAMPAIGN 2016
Hair and Make-Up Artist
Blink Productions for Channel 4
SAINSBURY'S XMAS CAMPAIGN 2015 Hair and Make-Up Artist/Designer
Blink Productions
HELP GIVE THEM A CHANCE Hair and Make-Up Designer
Coi | Artist to Emelia Fox
BUDWEISER ICE COLD Hair and Make-Up/Tattoo Artist
The Mob  
QTEL Hair and Make-Up Designer
Smoke and Mirrors
SUN BINGO Hair and Make-Up Designer
New Moon
ILVA Hair and Make-Up Designer
Hook Films
VIRGIN TRAINS GO GREENER Hair and Make-Up Designer
2AM
THE TIMES AUDIO CD Hair and Make-Up Designer
2AM 
Artist to Paul McKenna
THINK! CAMPAIGN Hair and Make-Up Designer
ASD Lionheart
1960s/1970s ALBUM COMPETITION Hair and Make-Up Designer
Sanctuary Records
LENOR Hair and Make-Up Designer
Pro International
BOLD Hair and Make-Up Designer
Pro International
B&Q Hair and Make-Up Designer
Alex Myers ASS
JIFF MOUSSE Hair and Make-Up Designer
The Mob
ANTI SMOKING CAMPAIGN Hair and Make-Up Designer
Harry Nash
URBAN CHILL COMPILATION Hair and Make-Up Designer
Mutiny TV

Other Credits

THREATRE  
KNIFE OF DAWN 2016 SPFX Make -Up
The Roundhouse
A MIDSUMMER NIGHTS DREAM 2016 Prosthetics Artist
Glynedourne
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