Academy Award for Best Makeup and Hairstyling
The Academy Award for Best Makeup and Hairstyling is the Oscar given to the best achievement in makeup and hair-styling for movies. Usually, only three movies are nominated each year rather than five as in most categories.
|Academy Award for Best Makeup and Hairstyling
|Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS)
|Most recent winner
Ma Rainey's Black Bottom (2020)
Special Achievement Awards change
Before 1981, Special Achievement Oscars were twice awarded to makeup artists for their work on a specific movie:
Starting in 1993, the award is to be shared with hairstylists if hair effects "contribute greatly to the appearance and effect of the characters".
Winners and nominees change
The winners are in bold text with a blue background.
|An American Werewolf in London
|Quest for Fire
|Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes
|The Color Purple
|Remo Williams: The Adventure Begins
|The Clan of the Cave Bear
|Happy New Year
|Harry and the Hendersons
Steve La Porte
|Coming to America
|The Adventures of Baron Munchausen
|Driving Miss Daisy
Related pages change
- Kilday, Greg (28 June 2012). "New Oscar Rules Allow Multiple Songwriters, Incorporate Hair Styling". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 29 June 2012.
- "Film academy approves new rules for 85th Academy Awards, makes hairstyling eligible for Oscar". The Washington Post. 28 June 2012. Archived from the original on 11 December 2018. Retrieved 29 June 2012.
- "Rule Fifteen: Special Rules for the Music Awards | Rules for the 84th Academy Awards | Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences". Archived from the original on 2014-04-07. Retrieved 2012-10-26.