About SELEN

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    Selen is a versatile professional freelance make-up artist, hairstylist and barber with over 12 years' experience in the industry. She has developed a wide spectrum of skills that can be adapted for almost any production. Selen's work in the past has been very varied and she has worked in TV, film, commercial, advertising, theatre, music, beauty and fashion.

    She has gained invaluable experience working with high end UK companies including the BBC, BSKYB, Channel 5, ITN, Warner Bros and many other international companies. Her past film and TV credits include Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows Part 2, and Spooks season 10.

    Selen has worked for several of the main news and sports channels such as Sky News, Sky Sports News, Channel 5 News, ITV News, Channel 4 News and BBC news; making up some of the well-known anchors such as Natasha Kaplinksy, Alastair Stewart, Mary Nightingale, Jon Snow, Emma Crosby, Matt Barbet and Kirsty Gallacher.

    Selen has also been fortunate to have worked with high profile celebrities such as David Hasslehoff, Ben Shephard, Alan Cumming, Lesley Sharp, David Cameron, Boris Johnson, Catherine Tate, John Hannah, Michael Owen and Gary Lineker.

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    IMDB Credits: www.imdb.com/name/nm2450668/
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    Credits

    • Blue
    • Pink
    • Green
    Spooks Season 10 (eps 1 & 2) - Kudos/BBC , United Kingdom
    2011 - Make-up and hair trainee
    The missions of MI-5, the UK's domestic intelligence organization

    Harry Potter & The Deathly Hollows Part II - Warner Bros , United Kingdom
    2010 - Special make-up effects assistant (dailies)
    Harry, Ron and Hermione search for Voldemort's remaining Horcruxes in their effort to destroy the Dark Lord.

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    Employment History

    TV
    2015 Capital One Cup Tonight Sunset & Vine / Channel 5 Make-up artist for Kelly Cates and guests

    2014 Celebrity Antique Road Trip: Season 4, 1 Episode STV Hair & make-up artist for Natasha Kaplinsky

    2013 On The Run, 2 Episodes Shiver TV / ITV Studios Ltd Hair & make-up artist for Natasha Kaplinsky

    2012 The Paralympic Games - Breakfast show, Morning show, Afternoon show Channel 4/IMG (Airbrush make-up for HD TV)
    Hair & make-up artist for Kelly Cates, Rick Edwards, Georgie Bingham & guests

    2012 The Today Show - Interview with Stella McCartney NBC Universal
    Hair & make-up artist for Meredith Vieira

    2012 - Current - Channel 4 News, Channel 5 News, ITV News & London Tonight - ITN Productions - Freelance hair & make-up artist for presenters

    2012 Rock Centre With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 19 Interview with David Cameron NBC Hair & make-up artist

    2011 True Stories 10 Episodes BBC Learning/ Lambent Productions
    Make- up & hair designer

    2011 - Current - Sky News & Sky Sports News BSKYB Ltd
    Freelance hair & make-up artist for presenters (Airbrush make-up for HD TV)

    2011 -Spooks series 10 Episodes 1, 2 Kudos/BBC
    Make-up & hair trainee. Make-up & hair designer: Sallie Adams

    2010 - 2014 - Premier League TV Premier League productions/IMG
    Freelance hair & make-up artist for presenters (Airbrush make-up for HD TV)

    2009 Artworks: Encounters 2, Allan Cumming meets Stanley Baxter BBC Scotland. Hair & make-up artist

    2008 - Current - BBC World News (English, Farsi, Arabic, Russian, Urdu, Burmese, Hindu, Swahili, Hausa) Freelance hair & make-up artist for presenters and guests

    SHORT FILM
    2016 Spoon Fed - Grass Roots Media. Cast: Lesley Sharp, Joseph Mawle
    Make-up and hair designer

    FEATURE FILM
    2015 A United Kingdom - Pathe UK
    Make-up & hair crowd dailies
    Make-up designer: Megan Tanner. Crowd make-up & hair supervisor: Cate Hall

    2013 The Woman In Black: Angel of Death - Angelfish Films Ltd
    Junior make-up & hair (barber) crowd dailies
    Make-up designer: Cate Hall. Crowd make-up & hair supervisor: Sharon Colley

    2009 - 2010 Harry Potter & the Deathly Hallows Part II - Heyday Films/Warner Bros Art Finisher Special Effects Designer: Nick Dudman

    COMMERCIAL
    2016 Actimel 'Stay Strong Brothers' - Hoot
    Barber
    Make-up and hair designer: Sue Sian

    2014 Sorted Food / Tesco - Sudden Black / Rewind FX
    Make-up and hair designer

    SALON
    2014 - 2015 - Mr Toppers - Part time barber / stylist
    2015 - Current - Get Smooth.co - Part time barber / stylist
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    Education

    2013 - 2014 The London School of Barbering

    10/2008 - 11/2008 Delamar Academy

    01/2008 - 03/2008 Westminister Adult Education Centre

    02/2008 Charles Fox

    06/2007 Delamar Academy

    10/2000 - 06/2002 London College Of Fashion



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    Industry Qualifications

    2013 The London School of Barbering - NVQ/VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Barbering
    The London School of Barbering - Diploma in barbering and shaving (Distinction

    Nov-2008 Delamar Academy Ltd
    Basic Prosthetics

    Nov- 2008 Delamar Academy Ltd
    Haircutting & Barbering

    Oct - 2008 Delamar Academy Ltd
    Facial Hair

    Mar - 2008 Westminster Adult Education Centre
    BTEC Level 3 Hairstyling

    Feb - 2008 Charles Fox
    Airbrushing

    Jun - 2007 Delamar Academy Ltd
    Casualty Effects

    Jun - 2002 The London College of Fashion
    HND Specialist Make-up

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    Technical Equipment

    Full make-up and hair kit
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    Affiliations

    Referees


    Cate Hall (Make-up and Hair Designer)

    catehallmakeup@hotmail.com
    07866 560 861

    Phoebe Knox (Staffing Co-Ordinator at ITN Productions) phoebe.knox@itn.co.uk 020 7430 4039
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    Industry Awards

    2008 The John Brabourne Award
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    Skills

    Straight make-up, Special effects (cuts, bruises, wounds, burns, scars), application of prosthetics, bodypainting, airbrushing, hairstyling, haircutting, hair extensions, facial hair knotting & application
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    Additional Information

    Industries

    • Commercials, 
    • Corporate, 
    • Film, 
    • Music Promos, 
    • TV

    Programme Types

    • Commercial, 
    • Corporate, 
    • Current Affairs, 
    • Documentary, 
    • Drama: Feature Film, 
    • Drama: Short Film, 
    • Music Promo

    Organizations

    • BECTU

    Specialisms

    • Cinema/Film, 
    • Corporate Films, 
    • Current Affairs, 
    • Fashion, 
    • Music, 
    • News & Current Affairs

    Languages

    • English
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