Claire Carter

Hair & Make Up Designers

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Claire Carter is an RTS Award-Winning Hair & Makeup Designer working in film, TV, commercials, promos and stills. She trained at the prestigious London College of Fashion and has since built an incredible portfolio. Claire regularly works with director MJ Delaney, designing her feature Powder Room featuring Sheridan Smith and Kate Nash, and most recently designed the highly acclaimed drama We Are Lady Parts directed by Nida Manzoor for Channel 4 / Peacock. Claire won Best Makeup Design at the 2021 RTS Craft & Design Awards for her outstanding work on the show.

FEATURES / DRAMAS

POLITE SOCIETY (Feature)
Prod. Working Title / Focus Features
Dir. Nida Manzoor
Cast: Ritu Arya, Nimra Bucha, Ella Bruccoleri

WE ARE LADY PARTS
Prod. Working Title / Channel 4
Dir. Nida Manzoor
Cast: Adjana Vasan, Sarah Kameela Impey, Faith Omole, Lucie Shorthouse, Aiysha Hart
WINNER: RTS Craft & Design Award  – Makeup Design
WINNER: RTS Craft & Design Award – Production Design
WINNER: RTS Craft & Design Award – Editing
NOMINATION:  
Gotham Independent Film Award Breakthrough Series – Shortform
NOMINATION: BAFTA – Female Performance in a Comedy Performance
NOMINATION: BAFTA – Scripted Comedy
NOMINATION: BAFTA – Emerging Talent: Nida Manzoor
NOMINATION: BAFTA – Scripted Casting
NOMINATION: BAFTA – Costume Design
NOMINATION: BAFTA – Writer, Comedy
NOMINATION: Film Independent Spirit Awards – Best New Scripted Series
NOMINATION: Film Independent Spirit Awards – Best Female Performance in a Scripted Series

PICKLE JAR (Pilot)
Prod. NBC
Dir. MJ Delaney

POWDER ROOM (Feature)
Prod. DJ Films

Dir. Stuart Ramsay
Cast: Sheridan Smith, Jaime Winstone, Kate Nash

CHRIS EUBANK: SPORTS LIFE STORIES (S 2, Episode 8)
Prod. BBC
Dir. Gabriel Clarke & Guney Gok
Cast: Chris Eubank 

MY MILLION DOLLAR INVENTION (Season 1, Episode 1, 3, 4 & 7)
Prod. Smithsonian Channel
Dir. Jonathan Davenport

As Hair & Makeup Artist: 

WHATEVER LOVE MEANS (Make Up Dailies)
Prod. Working Title
Dir. Shekhar Kapur

UNBELIEVABLE MOMENTS CAUGHT ON CAMERA (Grooming for Alastair Stewart)
Prod. NBC
Dir. MJ Delaney

THE CROWN (S2, Episode 1 & 4 – Hair & Make Up Dailies for Crowd)
Prod. Netflix
Dir. Benjamin Caron

WHITE GOLD (S1, Episode 4 – Hair & Make Up Dailies for Crowd)
Prod. BBC
Dir. Damien Beesley

ASK THE LEADERS LIVE (Hair & Make Up for David Cameron, Ed Miliband & Nick Clegg)
Prod. Sky News
Dir. Jonathan Levy

CALL THE MIDWIFE (Hair & Make Up Dailies for Crowd)
Prod. BBC / Neal Street Productions
Dir. Sad McCartney

CHILDREN IN NEED (Hair & Make Up for Eastenders Cast)
Prod. BBC

HARRY PRICE: GHOST HUNTER (Hair & Make Up Dailies for Crowd)
Prod. ITV
Dir. Alex Pillai

THE OSCARS (Make Up for Alex Zane & Vicky McClure)
Prod. Sky Movies

THE REAL WHITE QUEEN & HER RIVALS (Hair & Make Up for Philippa Gregory)
Prod. BBC2 / Oxford Scientific Film
Dir. Sarah Jobling

THE VETERAN (Hair & Make Up Dailies)
Prod. DMK Productions
Dir. Matthew Hope

SCHLAG DEN RAAB (Germany – Hair & Make Up for Rebecca Ferguson)
Prod. RAAB TV
Dir. Ladislaus Kiral

SAM & MARK’S TMI FRIDAY (Hair & Make Up for Selena Gomez)
Prod. BBC

THE 5.19 SHOW (Hair & Make Up for Selena Gomez)
Prod. BBC

SHORT FILMS

ELEANOR
Prod. OB Management 

Dir. Alex Warren
Cast: Ruth Wilson 

HOLLOW ROAD
Prod. Working Title
Dir. Drew Putz

MESSIAH
Prod. OB Management 
Dir. Anthony Dickenson

COMMERCIALS

Ben Caron: IKEA Kitchen Squad 
MJ Delenay: Kinder Chocolate: Dino Boy / Walker’s Crisps: Spice Girls Superfan / Weetabix: Fuel for Little Monkeys / KFC: Friendship Bucket Test / BBC: Making Politics Make Sense
Peugeot x Channel 4 Drama Idents 
Renault: Captur Personalisation Video 
Under Armour 

MUSIC PROMOS

Anthony Byrne: Hozier: Someone New (Personal Hair & Make Up for Natalie Dormer)
Benny Boom: Drake & Nicki Minaj: No Frauds (Head Hair & Make Up for Crowd)
Colin Tilley: Cheryl Cole Feat. Tinie Tempah: Crazy Stupid Love (Head Hair & Make Up for Dancers & Crowd) / Little Mix: Salute (Hair & Make Up for Dancers)
Saam Farahmand: Simian Mobile Disco Feat. Beth Ditto: Cruel Intentions (Hair & Make Up Assistant to Loz Schiavo)
Tobias Southall-Ross: Johnny Lloyd: Pilgrims (Hair & Make Up for Douglas Booth)
Wiz Andrew John Whiston: Dizzee Rascal: Dirtee Cash (Hair & Make Up for Crowd)