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Robert Stephanoff (1889–1951)

Robert "Bob" Stephanoff seems to have had a knack for charming newspaper reporters who may have been wandering studio back lots in search of a good story for the entertainment or women's pages. He was quoted, for instance, on matters of women's posture, recipes for the custom-manufacture of makeup, and for tips about avoiding skin damage from ... See full bio »

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Known For

The Best Years of Our Lives Make-Up Department
The Bishop's Wife Make-Up Department
Wuthering Heights Make-Up Department
The Shanghai Gesture Make-Up Department


Hide Hide Show Show Makeup Department (31 credits)
 1950 Edge of Doom (makeup artist - as Blagoe Stephanoff)
 1950 Our Very Own (makeup artist - as Blagoe Stephanoff)
 1949 My Foolish Heart (makeup artist - as Blagoe Stephanoff)
 1949 Roseanna McCoy (makeup artist)
 1948 Enchantment (makeup artist)
 1948 A Song Is Born (makeup)
 1947 The Bishop's Wife (makeup artist)
 1947 Copacabana (makeup supervisor - as Bob Stephanoff)
 1946 Duel in the Sun (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1946 The Best Years of Our Lives (makeup)
 1946 The Kid from Brooklyn (makeup)
 1945 Wonder Man (makeup)
 1944 The Princess and the Pirate (makeup artist)
 1944 Since You Went Away (makeup supervisor - uncredited)
 1944 Up in Arms (makeup artist)
 1943 The North Star (makeup artist)
 1943 Lady of Burlesque (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1943 Hangmen Also Die! (makeup artist - as Blagoe Stephanoff)
 1941 The Shanghai Gesture (makeup artist - as Bob Stephanoff)
 1941 New Wine (makeup artist - as Blagoe Stephanoff)
 1941 That Hamilton Woman (makeup artist - as Blagoe Stephanoff)
 1940 The Westerner (makeup artist - as Blagoe Stephanoff)
 1939 Wuthering Heights (make-up artist - as Blagoe Stephanoff)
 1935 Private Worlds (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1934 Are We Civilized? (special makeup)
 1931 The Unholy Garden (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1930 The Lottery Bride (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1930 Abraham Lincoln (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1929 Alibi (makeup artist - uncredited)
 1926 The Black Pirate (makeup artist: Mr. Fairbanks - uncredited)

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Blagoe Stephanoff | Bob Stephanoff


Virginia Lee Curtis  (1 child)

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Stephanoff died in a fire at his apartment at 1607 N. Gower St., Los Angeles; officials blamed it on smoking in bed. See more »

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