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Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Nominations Go To ‘Deadpool,’ ‘Star Trek Beyond’ and ‘Florence Foster Jenkins’

Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Nominations Go To ‘Deadpool,’ ‘Star Trek Beyond’ and ‘Florence Foster Jenkins’
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” earned high marks from the Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild, garnering three nominations for their annual awards honoring achievements in film, television, commercials, and theater. It’s not on the Oscar shortlist of seven , however.

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Eligible for Hair and Makeup Oscars are Guild nominees “Deadpool,” “Florence Foster Jenkins,” “Hail, Caesar!,” “Star Trek Beyond” and “Suicide Squad.” Not Oscar shortlisted, however, are Guild nominees “La La Land,” “Loving,” and “Nocturnal Animals,” which garnered two nominations apiece. Also ineligible for the Oscar are nominees “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story,” “Silence,” “Hacksaw Ridge,” and “Doctor Strange.”

On the television side, “Saturday Night Live” led with four nominations, followed by “Westworld,” “Game of Thrones,” and “Penny Dreadful” with three each. “Transparent,” “Stranger Things,” and “Empire” each received two.

The Guild will
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How to Make Your Eyes Pop Like the Pitch Perfect 2 Stars

How to Make Your Eyes Pop Like the Pitch Perfect 2 Stars
Watch Pitch Perfect 2, and you'll definitely notice the intensity of the actors' eye colors. Is this the work of major movie editing? We think not. It was in large part due to lead makeup artist Melanie Hughes-Weaver, who put a special emphasis on brightening and enlarging the eyes. But with over 130-plus characters and the challenge of creating team looks without sacrificing individuality, "what worked on one girl didn't work for another," Melanie noted.  To help you find the perfect eye-popping technique, we've gathered a few tips that may work exclusively for you. For those with blue peepers, like Brittany Snow, avoid the subversive smoky eye and play up...
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Barden Bella Beauty Tips: Pitch Perfect 2's Makeup Artist Dishes Surprising Tricks

Barden Bella Beauty Tips: Pitch Perfect 2's Makeup Artist Dishes Surprising Tricks
Dancing, singing and hanging out with a group of close-knit friends all day long? Aca-awesome. Profusely sweating under the Louisiana sun? Not so much. But that's what our favorite fictional a cappella group, the Barden Bellas, and the rest of Pitch Perfect 2 cast had to endure. Watch the movie come Friday's release and you'll see every fake lash and shimmery shadow in its place. How on earth did this nature-defying miracle occur? It was all thanks to lead makeup artist Melanie Hughes-Weaver and her team of beauty specialists, of course. Here, the makeup maven breaks down the genius tips you can use on—or off— set. Blotting Points Suffocating weather was the biggest obstacle for...
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Pitch Perfect 2 Beauty Breakdowns: How Elizabeth Banks & Hailee Steinfeld's Makeup Looks Came to Be

Pitch Perfect 2 Beauty Breakdowns: How Elizabeth Banks & Hailee Steinfeld's Makeup Looks Came to Be
Not only is Pitch Perfect 2 an explosion of comedy, dance and music, but it features some pretty noteworthy (see what we did there?) makeup looks as well. Whether you're a fan of dramatic makeup or fresh-faced visages, the film's looks run the beauty gamut. So how did lead makeup artist Melanie Hughes-Weaver conceptualize beauty plans for more than 130 people? To show us her range, the makeup maestro recently shared her thought process behind two characters who couldn't be more different. On one end of the spectrum is Hailee Steinfeld's Emily, the newest Bella to join the ranks. At the beginning of the movie, Melaine said, "we tried to keep her look very soft as she's eager to be part of the...
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The 61st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Nominations

The Academy of Television Arts and Sciences announced the nominations for The 61st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards this morning. NBC comedy series 30 Rock lead the way with 22 nominations with the HBO telefilm Grey Gardens with 17 nominations and last year's winner for Best Drama, Mad Men, with 16 nominations. Take a look at the complete list of the nominees below.

Outstanding Voice-Over Performance

American Masters - Jerome Robbins: Something To Dance About - PBS - Thirteen/Wnet American Masters - Ron Rifkin, Narrator

Family Guy - I Dream of Jesus - Fox - Fox Television Animation - Seth MacFarlane as Peter Griffin

Robot Chicken - Robot Chicken: Star Wars - Episode II - Cartoon Network - ShadowMachine - Seth Green as Robot Chicken Nerd, Bob Goldstein, Ponda Baba, Anakin Skywalker, Imperial Officer

The Simpsons - Eeny Teeny Maya Moe - Fox - Gracie Films in Association with 20th Century Fox Television
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