Make-Up & Hair Designer
Penny Smith

Penny's specialty is in creating diverse and inventive makeup's.
She is at her best when a challenge is thrown her way. 

Penny enjoys projects with a visionary script and imaginative characters

Member of BAFTA, RTS Nominee & BAFTA Nominee 


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Feature Films

LIES WE TELL Make-Up & Hair Designer
Bradford International Film Assosiates | Directed by Mitu Misra
Produced by Daniel Gulliver & Andy McDermott
Featuring Gabriel Byrne & Sibylla Deen
Make-Up & Hair Designer
Special One Films | Directed and Produced by Stephen Cookson
Featuring Timothy Spall
 COMMON PEOPLE  Make-Up & Hair Designer
Common People Prods | Directed by Kerry Skinner &
Stewart Alexander | Produced by Darin McLeod
Featuring Sam Kelly & Pam Payan
WEST IS WEST  Make-Up & Hair Designer
BBC & Assassin Films | Directed by Andy DeEmmony
Produced by Leslee Udwin | Featuring Om Puri & Linda Bassett
Period 1975 | Shot in India & UK 
WIND IN THE WILLOWS  Make-Up & Hair Designer
Box TV | Directed by Rachel Talalay | Produced by Gub Neal
Featuring Bob Hoskins, Matt Lucas, Mark Gatiss & Lee Ingleby
Period 1901 - 1948 | Shot in Romania  
GANDHI MY FATHER  Make-Up & Hair Designer
Anil Kapoor Film Co. | Directed by Feroz Kahn 
Featuring Akshaye Khana, Shefali Shah & Darshan Jariwala
Produced by Anil Kapoor | Period 1903 - 1948 | Shot in India 
THE RISING  Make-Up & Hair Designer
Kaleidoscope | Directed by Ketan Mehta
Featuring Toby Stephens, Simon Chandler & Aamir Khan 
Produced by Bobi Bedi | The Great Mutiny - India 1857
800 soldiers & 2,000 extras | Shot all over India 
WAITING FOR DUBLIN  Make-Up & Hair Designer
Corsan Productions N.V | Directed by Roger Tucker
Produced by Paul Breuls | Shot in Belgium & Ireland 
THE MYSTIC MASSEUR Make-Up & Hair Designer
Merchant Ivory | Directed by Ismail Merchant 
Featuring Om Puri, James Fox, Jimi Mistry & Sanjeev Bhaskar
Produced by Merchant Ivory | Period 1940's & 50's | Shot in Trinidad
GABRIEL & ME  Make-Up & Hair Designer
Samuelson Films | Directed by Udayan Prasad 
Featuring Billy Connolly, Ian Glen & David Bradley
Produced by Marc Samuelson
SHINER  Make-Up & Hair Designer
Shiner Films | Directed by John Irving 
Featuring Michael Caine, Martin Landau & Frances Barber
Produced by Geoff Reeve | Story based on 'King Lear' 
DREAM  Make-Up & Hair Designer
Ivisualeyes Films | Directed by Mikael Ruttkay Hylin
Featuring Sinead Cusack & Brian Conley 
Produced by Per-Erik Lindberg 
EAST IS EAST  Make-Up & Hair Designer 
FilmFour | Directed by Damien O'Donnell
Featuring Linda Bassett, Om Puri & Jimmy Mistry 
Produced by Leslee Udwin | Set in late 60's 
Bonapart Films | Directed by Nick Love 
Produced by Charles Steel & Simon Channing Williams
Featuring Paul Nichols, Danny Dyer, Phil Daniels & Jamie Forman 
PINOCCHIO 11 Make-Up & Hair Designer
Carousel Films | Directed by Michael Anderson
Produced by Tom Reeve | Featuring Martin Landau & Udo Keir
Period 1890 (Body Painting & Special Effects) 
BEAUTIFUL PEOPLE  Make-Up & Hair Designer
Tall Stories | Directed by Jazmin Dizar
Featuring Nicholas Farrel & Charlotte Coleman
Set in 1933 | Quirky Black Comedy (Prosthetics) 
MY SON THE FANATIC  Make-Up & Hair Designer
Zephyr Films | Directed by Udayan Prasad
Featuring Rachel Griffiths, Stellan Skarsgard & Om Puri 
FEVER PITCH  Make-Up & Hair Designer
Scala Productions | Directed by David Evans
Produced by Amanda Posey | Featuring Colin Firth
Period 1960's, 1970's & 1980's 
LITTLE ORPHAN ANNIE  Make-Up & Hair Designer
Colonnial Films | Directed by Ian Toyton
Featuring Joan Collins & Crispin Bonham-Carter
Produced by Joy Spink 
Make-Up & Hair Designer
FilmFour | Directed by David Aukin
Featuring Lindsay Duncan & Alex Jennings
THE CHILDREN  Make-Up & Hair Designer
Tony Palmer Films | Directed by Tony Palmer 
Featuring Ben Kingsley, Joe Don Baker, Geraldine Chapman,
Britt Ekland, Rupert Graves, Kim Novack & Robert Stevens 
Produced by Tony Palmer | Set in the 1920's 


(Series 1 & 2) 
Make-Up & Hair Designer
Tiger Aspect Productions | Directed by Jeremy Dyson
Produced by Pippa Brown | Comedy Series for Sky 
EDGE OF HEAVEN  Make-Up & Hair Designer
Hartswood Films | Directed by Sandy Johnson
Produced by Paul McKenzie & Elaine Cameron 
Series set in 1980's for ITV 
(Series 2)
Make-Up & Hair Designer
Red Planet Productions | Directed by Various
Produced by Tim Key | Featuring Ben Miller & Sara Martins
Drama Series for BBC | Shot in Guadaloupe 
(Series 1 & 2) 
Make-Up, Hair & Prosthetics Designer
BBC Comedy | Directed by Matt Lipsey
Produced by John Plowman & Justin Davies
Written by Steve Pemberton & Reece Shearsmith
Featuring Dawn French, Imelda Staunton & Jason Watkins
BAFTA Award Nomination 2011, RTS Award Nomination 2011
& BAFTA Winner for 'New Media' 2012
THE PALACE  Make-Up & Hair Designer
Company Pictures | Directed by Metyn Huseyin
Featuring Rory Marden, Rupert Evans & Sophie Winkleman 
Produced by Helen Flint & Gina Cronk 
SPOOKS  Make-Up & Hair Designer
Kudos Film & TV | Produced by Andrew Woodhead 
Featuring Rupert Penry-Jones & Hermione Norris 
SWEENEY TODD  Make-Up & Hair Designer
Box TV | Directed by David Moore | Produced by Gub Neal
Featuring Ray Winstone, David Warner & Essie Davis 
Period Drama with Special Effects 
Make-Up & Hair Designer
BBC | Directed by Gillies Mackinnon | Produced by Gub Neal
Featuring Robert Carlyle, Michael Fassbender & Amanda Posey
2-Part Period Drama 
Make-Up & Hair Designer
BBC | Directed by Guy Jenkin | Produced by Chrissy Skinns
Featuring Greta Scacchi, Damien Lewis & Emily Mortimer
SHOOTING THE PAST  Make-Up & Hair Designer
Talkback Thames | Directed by Stephen Poliakoff
Featuring Timothy Spall, Lindsay Duncan & Emelia Fox 
LADY CHATTERLEY Make-Up & Hair Designer
BBC | Directed by Ken Russell
Featuring Joely Richardson, Sean Bean & James Wilby 
BBC | Directed by Chris Faith | Produced by Justin Davies 
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