Make-Up & Hair Designer
Nicky Austin
Make-Up & Hair

Nicky is a Make-Up & Hair Artist and Designer who has a passion for creativity. Nicky is collaborative, conscientious and prides herself on ensuring Make-Up is a productive and happy place to be.

Nicky has 10 year’s experience in Television, Film, Corporate, Commercials and Photographic Make-Up and Hair. She is a trained Hairdresser and her key skills include Period Hair and Make-Up, Fashion, Hair and Wig Styling, Airbrushing, SFX, Prosthetics, Hairdressing and Barbering.



Make-Up & Hair Designer & Personal to Jason Sudeikis
Warner Bros. for Apple TV+ | Directed by Tom Marshall 
Show Runner: Bill Lawrence
Executive Producers: Jeff Ingold & Brendan Hunt
WAR OF THE WORLDS Make-Up & Hair Artist | Dailies
Mammoth / BBC | Directed by Craig Viveiros 
Produced by Betsan Morris Evans 
HOME GROWN Make-Up & Hair Designer
12 Town/Sky | Directed by Lynsey Miller
Featuring Daisy Fairclough & Abigail Laurie

HOLBY CITY  Make-Up & Hair Supervisor
BBC | Directed & Produced by Various 

THE BREAK  Make-Up & Hair Designer
BBC | Directed by Zam Salim
Featuring Harley Sylvester & David Ajala

Series 3  
Make-Up & Hair Designer
Newman St/ Ch5 | Directed by Fiona Walton
Featuring James Murray & Neil Stuke

CUFFS  Make-Up & Hair Supervisor
Tiger Aspect | Directed by Nick Rowland
Featuring Ashley Walters & Amanda Abbington

Make-Up & Hair Designer
Newman St | Directed by Fiona Walton
Featuring Dominic Power & Derek Griffiths

HOLBY CITY  Make-Up & Hair Supervisor
BBC | Directed & Produced by Various 

HOLLYOAKS  Make-Up & Hair Artist
Lime | Directed & Produced by Various 

Make-Up & Hair Artist
Big Talk/ E4 | Directed by Anthony Philipson
Featuring Calvin Demba & Ade Oyefeso

THE POISON TREE  Make-Up & Hair Artist
STV | Directed by Marek Losey
Featuring Matthew Goode & Ophelia Lovibond 

Series V
Make-Up & Hair Artist
Shine | Directed by Various
Featuring Colin Morgan & Richard Wilson

THE BEST OF MEN  Make-Up & Hair Artist
Whitby Davison | Directed by Tim Whitby
Featuring Eddie Marsan & George Mackay

DANCING ON THE EDGE Make-Up & Hair Assistant
Ruby | Directed by Stephen Poliakoff
Featuring John Goodman & Chiwetel Ejiofor

BETH AND BEN  Make-Up & Hair Designer
Wildside | Directoed by Gareth Tunley
Featuring Dan Marsh & Susy Kane

GREAT EXPECTATIONS  Make-Up & Hair Assistant
BBC | Directed by Brian Kirk
Featuring Gillian Anderson & Ray Winstone
BAFTA nominated for Best Hair and Make-Up

Objective | Directed by Louise Pyne

Series 3 
Make-Up & Hair Assistant
BBC 3 | Directed by Ed Bye
Featuring Ellen Thomas & Joe Tracini

Origin | Directed by Marc Munden
Featuring Chris O’Dowd & Romola Garai
BAFTA winner for Best Hair and Make-Up

DEAD BOSS  Make-Up & Hair Assistant
BBC | Directed by Steve Bendelack
Featuring Sharon Horgan & Holly Walsh


Feature Films

BLITHE SPIRIT  Make-Up & Hair Artist | Dailies
Fred Films | Directed by Edward Hall
Produced by Hilary Bevan Jones, Meg Leonard, Martin Metz, Nick Moorcroft, Adrian Politowski, Peter Snell & James Spring  
BROKEN  Make-Up & Hair Artist & Head of Pick-ups
Cuba | Directored by Rufus Norris
Featuring Tim Roth & Cillian Murphy
Best Independent British Film Award 2012

COMES A BRIGHT DAY  Make-Up & Hair Assistant
Smudge Films | Directed by Simon Aboud
Featuring Timothy Spall & Craig Roberts

Short Films

THE UNICORN  Make-Up & Hair Designer
Daybreak | Directed by Penelope Skinner
Featuring Romola Garai & Ned Dennehy

IDEAL WIFE  Make-Up & Hair Designer
Saville Pics | Directed by Phillip Saville
Featuring Andrew Lee-Potts & Jeany Spark


9/11: HEROES OF THE 88TH FLOOR  Make-Up & Hair Assistant
Darlow Smithson | Directed by James Quinn

Other Credits

VIJAY CHOPRA Make-Up & Hair Designer
Tiger Aspect | Directed by Joe Evans
Featuring Gurpal Gill & Jayde Adams
Silent Witness (BBC) Downton Abbey (Carnival)
Legacy (Slim) Atlantis (Little Monster Films)
My Mad Fat Diary (Endemol) The Crown (Netflix)
The Wrong Mans (Hulu) Merlin (Shine)
All Stars (Vertigo) Citizen Khan (BBC)
The Glass Man (Feature) Outside Bet (Gateway Films)
Just William (BBC) Big Brother (Endemol) 
Al Jazeera Network Eastenders (BBC)
The Honourable Woman (Drama Republic) Endeavour (Mammoth Screen)
London Fields (Nicola Six) Stella 2 (Tidy)
Breakfast with Jonny Wilkinson (Feature) Episodes (Hatrick)


Pimms (Sassy Films)  Southern Water (Take 3)
Nokia (Red Robin) Kings College (eye-d creative)
Saga Holidays (Malt Films) Boots (Great Guns)
ASK Europe (Malt Films) Shell
Boyfriend Jeans (Perception) Wembley Stadium (eye-d creative) 
Moshi Monsters (eye-d creative) Kelloggs (Sassy Films)
Dove (Great Guns) Roche Pharmaceuticals (Digitarium)
Yahoo (Malt Films) Exante Inc / The Independent Group
View CV listing Add to bookmarks Download PDF

Sign In

Enter your details to see what is in The Pipeline

Reset password

Reset your password

Enter your registered email address

In the pipeline

Coming soon.