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JACQUELINE BENSAID

MAKE-UP ARTIST & HAIR STYLIST

UNION LOCAL 798 / NYS LICENSED

Jacqueline@purplehairproductions.com                                      

 

FUSE TV (NYC)                                                                                                                                                                        2002-20015

DEPARTMENT HEAD Make-up Artist & Hair Stylist for on-air hosts and celebrity talent.

Guest talent includes Dave Navarro, Tommy Lee, Slash, My Chemical Romance, Fallout Boy and  

Foo Fighters.

    * Worked with producers and executives to create overall on-air talent image

    * Oversee general management and maintenance of Make up & Hair Department.

    * Select and train additional artists and assistants.

 

PRISICILLA, QUEEN OF THE DESERT Palace Theater (NYC)                                                                                                 2011-2012

 Make-up Artist & Hair Stylist

 

VH1 STUDIO (NYC)                                                                                                                                                                    1994-1999

DEPARTMENT HEAD Make-up Artist & Hair Stylist for on-air hosts and celebrity talent.

Guest talent included George Harrison, Iggy Pop, Diana Ross, Susan Sarandon, Joan Jett and

Marianne Faithful.

 

FREELANCE CLIENTS

TELEVISION:

A&E NETWORKS, BBC AMERICA, CBS SPORTS, MTV, VH1, TRU TV, E! NEWS, HISTORY CHANNEL, 

NICKELODEON.

FASHION:

BETSEY JOHNSON, REEBOKxSANDRO, ROBERT GRAHAM

PRINT:

INKED, SEVENTEEN, REDBOOK, CMJ, MOJO

DIGITAL PUBLICATIONS:

COSMOPOLITAN, MARTHA STEWART, RACHEL RAY, ROLLING STONE, BILLBOARD

LIVE THEATRICAL:

ROCK OF AGES

RECORDING ARTISTS:

KEITH RICHARDS, BON JOVI, BIGGIE SMALLS, DAVE GAHAN, LIZ PHAIR, PAULA COLE, GROVER

WASHINGTON JR., TONI BRAXTON, NATALIE MERCHANT

RECORD LABELS:

WARNER BROS, VIRGIN, ISLAND DEF JAM, SONY, ARISTA