Welcome to the website of
make-up designer JUTTA RUSSELL
Her portfolio of work includes feature films, TV, magazine editorials, commercials, corporates and fashion photography. She is also a wig and facial hair maker and has a sizeable stock (see wig section).
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Jutta Russell, based in London, has been a make-up artist for over 20 years. Initially she started out in the theatre working on productions such as Les Miserables, Phantom of the Opera, The Rocky Horror Picture Show, The Bluesbrothers and Westside Story. Then she moved into commercials (Vodaphone campaign, BT), music promos (Morrissey, Super Furry Animals, Meatloaf) and worked on fashion shows and editorials. For over 18 years now she has worked as a Make-up and Hair Designer in British Film & TV Industry.
Overview of TV and Film design credits:
Comtemporary TV and film credits:
The Watchman (C4-starring Stephen Graham),
Free Reign (Orignial 10 part Nexflix show starring Jaylen Baron)
My Brother Tom (Film Four – starring Ben Whishaw and winner of the Rose of Montreux)
Neil Gaiman’s Likely Stories (Sky Arts – starring Kenneth Grantham, Denise Gough, Johnny Vegas and Tom Hughes)
B&B (Feature film starring Paul McGann and Tom Batesman).
My Murder (BBC3- starring John Boyega which won best single drama, Broadcast Awards 2012),
Period TV and films:
The Whale (BBC1- starring Martin Sheen
, John Boyega and Jonas Armstrong)
The Kidnap Diaries (BBC4- starring Douglas Henshall and Jimi Mistry)
The Queen (C4 – starring Emilia Fox, Samantha Bond, Leslie Mansville and Barbara Flynn)
Blackbeard (BBC1- starring James Purefoy)
The Last Day of Pompeii (BBC1 – starring Tim Piggot-Smith and Jim Carter)
Jutta is a friendly and collaborative make-up artist and is often asked by other designers to be part of their team, either as Key second unit make-up artist (Mortdecai, Unlocked, Burnt), be a crowd supervisor (Mr Selfridge (Konnie Daniel and Erika Okvist: season 1, 2 and 4 and Their Finest Hour (Lizzie Georgiou). She also has been asked to look after guest artists on a show (for example Shirley MacLaine the Christmas Special of Downton Abbey).
Between designing her own productions she has worked as freelancer on many high-profile films & TV shows including: Saving Private Ryan, The Mummy, Star Wars, The Fifth Element, Warhorse, Pirates of the Caribbean, Snow White and the Huntsman, 47 Ronin, Tinker, Taylor, Soldier, Spy, Thor, Mortdecai and most of the Harry Potter films.
She is a facial hair and wig maker and has a stock of her own wigs and beards. Jutta is bilingual in English, German and fluent French.
Please contact her on: firstname.lastname@example.org or get in touch with her agent: Caroline Cornish: http://www.carolinecornish.co.uk