Vanessa White

Hair and Make-up Designer

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Heads of Department

Agent: Madeleine Pudney
Assistant: Eliza McWilliams

Heads of Department

Vanessa White is a multi-award winning Hair & Makeup Designer, who has worked across a vast amount of television and feature films.  Vanessa has considerable experience with Prosthetics and Makeup transformations. 

Film

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THIS NAN'S LIFE

2019

Warner Bros.

Dir: Josie Rourke
Prod: Damian Jones

ALL IS TRUE

2018

TKBC / Sony Pictures Classics

Dir: Kenneth Branagh
Prods: Kenneth Branagh, Ted Gagliano, Judy Hofflund, Becca Kovacik and Tamar Thomas

ALAN PARTRIDGE

2013

Baby Cow Films / StudioCanal

Dir: Declan Lowney
Prods: Kevin Loader & Henry Normal

THE HARRY HILL MOVIE

2013

Entertainment Film Distributors

Dir: Steve Bendelack
Prod: Robert Jones

GRAVITY

2013

Warner Bros.

Special Effects Hair & Makeup Designer
Dir: Alfonso Cuarón
Prods: Alfonso Cuarón & David Heyman

BRIDGET JONES'S DIARY

2001

Miramax

Additional Photography
Dir: Sharon Maguire
Prod: Tim Bevan, Jonathan Cavendish & Eric Fellner

Television

ProductionCompanyNotes

HARRY HILL'S ALIEN FUN CAPSULE

2019

ITV / Nit Productions

Dirs: Geraldine Dowd and Tom Vinnicombe
Prods: Hannah Duncombe and Matt Hulme

SOON GONE: A WINDRUSH CHRONICLE

2019

Douglas Road Productions / BBC4 / The Young Vic

Dir: Christiana Ebohon, Dionne Edwards, Destiny Ekaragha and Tinge Krishnan

MAMMA MIA COMIC RELIEF SPOOF

2019

BBC

Dir: Ed Bye

URBAN MYTH: THE DALI AND THE COOPER

2018

Iain Forsyth | Jane Pollard

Dir: Iain Forsyth & Jane Pollard
Prods: Krishnendu Majumdar and Richard Yee
RTS Craft & Design Awards 2018 Winner for Best Make Up Design in Entertainment and Non-Drama

SALLY4EVER

2018

HBO / Sky One /

Dir: Julia Davis
Prod: Philip Clarke

PAUL O'GRADY: FOR THE LOVE OF DOGS

2013 - 2018

Shiver / ITV1

Dir: Melissa McCall, Nicole Sullivan, Katie Greaves, Simon Cooper, Gaetan Mourgue, Chris Parkin
Prod: Melissa McCall and Gaetan Mourgue
as Makeup Artist

TRACEY ULLMAN'S SHOW

2016 - 2018

BBC / HBO

Dirs: Dominic Brigstocke and Nick Collett
Prod: Caroline Norris
as Hair, Makeup & Prosthetic Designer
BAFTA Television Awards 2017 Nominee for Best Makeup and Hair Design
RTS Craft & Design Awards 2016 Winner for Best Make Up Design in Entertainment and Non-Drama

UPSTART CROW SERIES 2 & 3

2018

BBC Comedy

Dir: Richard Boden
Prod: Gareth Edwards
as Hair, Makeup & Prosthetic Designer

MOTHERLAND

2016

Merman / Delightful Industries / BBC Two

Dirs: Graham Linehan & Juliet May
Prod: Richard Boden

RED DWARF SEASON 11 & 12

2016 - 2017

Baby Cow Productions / Dave

Dir: Doug Naylor
Prods: Richard Naylor & Kerry Waddell

NURSE

2015

BBC

Dir: Ian Fitzgibbon
Prod: Tilusha Ghelani & Paul Whitehouse
RTS Craft & Design Awards 2015 Winner for Best Make Up Design in Entertainment and Non-Drama

HUNDERBY SERIES 1 & 2

2012 - 2015

Baby Cow Productions

Dir: Tony Dow
Prod: John: Rushton
RTS Craft & Design Awards 2013 Winner for Best Make Up Design in Entertainment and Non-Drama

COUNT ARTHUR STRONG

2013

Komedia Entertainment

Dir: Graham Linehan
Prod: Richard Boden

ALAN PARTRIDGE ON OPEN BOOKS WITH MARTIN BRYCE

2012

Baby Cow Productions / Sky Atlantic

Dir: Declan Lowney
Prod: Dave Lambert

LITTLE CRACKERS

2010

Tiger Aspect Productions

Dir: Harry Hill
Prod: Charlie Leech

MID MORNING MATTERS WITH ALAN PARTRIDGE

2010

Baby Cow Productions

Dir: Neil Gibbons, Rob Gibbons, Ted Dowd
Prod:Ted Dowd, Dave Lambert

THE GREAT OUTDOORS

2010

BBC / Tidy Production

Dir: Catherine Morshead
Prod: Alex Walsh-Taylor

BIG TOP

2009

Big Bear Films

Dir: Geoff Posner
Prod: Marcus Mortimer,John Stroud

TV BURP
SERIES 7 & 9

2008 - 2010

Avalon Television

Dir: Peter Orton
Prod: Spencer Millman

AFTER YOU'VE GONE

2007

BBC

Dir:
Prod:

JEKYLL

2007

Hartswood Films / BBC

Dir: Matt Lipsey, Douglas Mackinnon
Prod: Elaine Cameron, Jeffrey Taylor

GET A GRIP

2007

Big Bear Films

Dir: Geraldine Dowd
Prod: Marcus Mortimer

KATY BRAND'S BIG ASS SHOW

2007

World's End Productions

Dir: Adam Miller, Chris Faith
Prod: Gregor Cameron

THE CATHERINE TATE SHOW

2004 - 2006

Tiger Aspect Productions

Dir: Gordon Anderson, Christine Gernon
Prods: Geoffrey Perkins, Sophie Clarke-Jervoise, Geoff Posne
BAFTA Television Awards 2007 Nominee for Best Makeup and Hair Design
RTS Craft & Design Awards 2004 Nominee for Best Make Up Design in Entertainment and Non-Drama

TITTYBANGBANG

2005

Pett Productions

Dir: Bob Mortimer and Angie de Chastelai Smith
Prod: Lisa Clark

HIGH SPIRITS WITH SHIRLEY GHOSTMAN

2005

Tiger Aspect Productions

Dir: Misha Manson-Smith, Barbara Wiltshire
Prod: Marc Wootton

HELP

2005

BBC

Dir: Declan Lowney
Prod: Jane Berthoud
BAFTA Television Awards 2005 Winner for Best Makeup and Hair Design
RTS Craft & Design Awards 2005 Winner for Best Make Up Design in a Drama

NIGHTY NIGHT

2004

Baby Cow Productions

Dir : Tony Dow, Dewi Humphreys
Prod: Alison MacPhail, Ted Dowd

HARRY HILL: AN AUDIENCE WITH HARRY HILL

2004

Granada Television

Dir: Peter Orton
Prod: Nick Symons

THE MIGHTY BOOSH
Series 1 Episode 4

2003

Baby Cow Production

Dir: Paul King , Steve Bendelack
Prod: Alison MacPhail & Ted Dowd
Series 1 Episode 4

EASTENDERS: PERFECTLY FRANK

2003

BBC Drama Group

Dir: Clive Arnold
Prod: Lorraine Newman

EYES DOWN

2003

BBC

Dir: Christine Gernon
Prod: Rosemary McGowan

ANGLIAN LIVES: ALAN PARTRIDGE

2003

TalkBack Productions / BBC

Dir: Adam Tandy
Prod: Billy Sneddon

FRENCH AND SAUNDERS Celebrity Christmas Puddings

1987

BBC

Dir: Tristram Shapeero
Prod: Jon Rolph

CRUSE OF THE GODS

2002

Baby Cow Productions

Dir: Declan Lowney
Prod: Alison MacPhail

I'M ALAN PATRIDGE
Series 2 Episodes 1 & 3

2002

TalkBack Productions

Dir: Armando Iannucci, Tristram Shapeero
Prod: Armando Iannucci

ANT & DEC'S SATURDAY NIGHT TAKEAWAY

2002

Gallowgate Productions

Dir: Sam Eastall, Adam Wimpenny
Prods: Emma Conway, Diego Rincon, Saul Fearnley

JONATHAN CREEK SERIES 2 & 3

1998 - 2001

BBC

Dir: Sandy Johnson, Keith Washington
Prod: Verity Lambert

DR. TERRIBLE'S HOUSES OF HORRIBLE

2001

Baby Cow Productions / BBC

Dir : Matt Lipsey
Prod: Alison MacPhail

WORLD OF PUB

2001

The International Stunt Company

Dir: Michael Cumming
Prod: Jane Berthoud

HUMAN REMAINS

2000

Baby Cow Productions / BBC

Dir: Matt Lipsey
Prod: Alison MacPhail
RTS Craft & Design Awards 2001 Winner for Best Make Up Design in a Drama

ONE FOOT IN THE GRAVE

1999

BBC

Dir: Susan Belbin, Christine Gernon
Prods: Susan Belbin, Jonathan Paul Llewellyn, Esta Charkham

THE LEAGUE OF GENTLEMAN

1999

BBC

Dir: Steve Bendelack
Prods: Sarah Smith
BAFTA Television Awards 2001 Nominee for Best Makeup and Hair Design

DUCK PATROL

1998

ITV- Independent Television

Dir:Sylvie Boden
Prods: Humphrey Barclay, Jamie Rix, Jan Etherington

IN THE RED

1998

BBC

Dir:Marcus Mortimer
Prod: Sarah Smith

IN YOUR DREAMS

1996

BBC

Dir:Simon Cellan Jones
Prod: Elinor Day

Documentaries

ProductionCompanyNotes

THE LENNY HENRY BIRTHDAY SHOW

2018

BBC One / Douglas Road Productions

Dir: Dominic Brigstocke
Prod: John Rushton

MORECAMBEL & WISE: THE WHOLE STORY

2013

BBC

Dir: Andy Humphries
Prod: Andy Humphries

Short Films

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MY WRONGS 8245-8249 AND 117

2002

Warp Films

Dir: Christopher Morris
Prod: Mark Herbert