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FRANCES HOUNSOM

Hair & Make Up Designer: franceshounsom.com

For Film Frances designed the feature Waiting for Anya set in WWII, directed by Ben Cookson and starring Anjelica Huston, Jean Reno and Noah Schnapp. Frances also designed the Award-winning Mad To Be Normal directed by Robert Mullan, starring Elisabeth Moss and David Tennant, as well as Romans directed by The Shammasian Brothers and starring Orlando Bloom.

For Television, Frances has designed the major Netflix series The Letter for the King shot on location in NZ and Prague. Frances also designed sci-fi thriller Kiss Me First (Croatia Shoot) for director Tom Green, and she’s just wrapped on Ricky Gervais’ Netflix show, After Life (S2).

Frances is able to work with hair, wigs, make up effects and prosthetics with ease.

 

FEATURES

THE LAUREATE
Prod. Cool Web Pictures & Deya Productions
Dir. William Nunez
Featuring: Dianna Argon, Laura Haddock, Derek Jacobi

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM
Prod. Parkhouse Pictures & Onsight
Dir. Sacha Bennet

END OF TERM
Prod. GCB Films, Goldfinch Studios & Premier Picture
Dir. Mark Murphy

WAITING FOR ANYA (Personal Make Up & Hair for Anjelica Huston)
Prod. Goldfinch Studios
Dir. Ben Cookson

PASSAGE OF MY YOUTH
Prod. Scene Productions
Dir. Janet Chun

TOMORROW
Prod. Roaring Mouse Productions
Dir. Martha Pinson
Featuring: Stephen Fry

HURRICANE: SQUADRON 303
Prod. Film Slate One
Dir. David Blair

THIS WEEKEND WILL CHANGE YOUR LIFE
Prod. Bad Penny Productions & Head Gear Films
Dir. Robert Mullan

VENGEANCE
Prod. Evolutionary Films
Dir. Ross Boysak

ACCIDENT MAN
Prod. Sony Pictures
Dir. Jessie Johnson
Featuring: Scott Adkins, Ashley Greene, David Paymer, Nick Moran

ROMANS
Prod. WSG / Tea Shop & Film Ltd
Dir. The Shammasian Brothers
Featuring: Orlando Bloom

THE HATTON GARDEN JOB
Prod. Maniac Fiction Films
Dir. Ronnie Thompson

BEAUTIFUL DEVILS
Prod. Aquarium Studios & Ascention Productions
Dir. James Marquand

MAD TO BE NORMAL
Prod. GSP / Bad Penny Productions
Dir. Robert Mullan

ELIMINATORS
Prod. WWE Studios / Tea Shop & Film Ltd
Dir. James Nunn

DON’T KNOCK TWICE
Prod. Red and Black Films
Dir. Caradog James

RISE OF THE FOOTSOLDIER PART II
Prod. Carnaby Films
Dir. Ricci Harnett

AGE OF KILL
Richwater Films / Anchor Bay
Dir. Neil Jones

ANGELICA
Prod. Pierpoline Films
Dir. Mitchell Lichtenstein

 

TELEVISION

AFTER LIFE (S2)
Prod. Derek Productions / Netflix
Dir. Ricky Gervais

THE LETTER FOR THE KING
Prod. Dagonaut Ltd
Dir. Alex Holmes

THE JAZZ AMBASSADORS
Prod. Antelope Films
Dir. Hugo Berkeley

KISS ME FIRST (Croatia Shoot)
Prod. Netflix / E4
Dir. Tom Green

LORD LUNCAN: MY HUSBAND, THE TRUTH
Prod. Brook Lapping Productions
Dir. David O’Neill

WHITNEY & BOBBY
Prod. ITV / Potato
Dir. Stephen Finnigan

MIRACLE LANDING ON THE HUDSON
Prod. RAW
Dir. Simon George

CLAUDIA O’DOHERTY COMEDY BLAPS
Prod. BWARK!
Dir. Claudia O’Doherty

SURVIVING MIDSUMMER: AN INSIDER’S GUIDE
Prod. Hamma & Glamma Productions
Dir. Dan Clapton

I AM SPAZTICUS
Prod. Channel 4
Dir. Jamie O’Leary

THE LOVE MACHINE
Prod. Sky / Princess Productions
Dir. Anna Blue

 

SHORT FILMS

THE STROKE
Prod. The Stroke Productions
Dir. Morgane Polanski

SOUL SONG
Prod. Little Ginger, Creative England & BFI
Dir. Lucy Catherine

THE LEAP
Prod. Ascension Productions
Dir. Karel van Bellingen

ROSE
Prod. Irresistible Films
Dir. Tom Stoddart

CAPITAL
Prod. I’m Films and TV
Dir. Jamie Jones

TOP HAT
Prod. We Move Pictures
Dir. Michael Middleton-Downer

I DIDN’T WANT THAT
Prod. Flix Films
Dir. Leon Ancliffe

 

SELECTED COMMERCIALS

Nike Rattling Stick Eva Mahoney
O2/Netflix Visual Artists Luke Kirwan
RAE Riff Raff Rich Hall
Littlewoods Contented Francis Wallis
Unilever Recipe Rebecca Montgomery-Cederhielm
Funkin Cocktails Red Brick Road at Ruby Productions Baz Williamson
Dove Iressistable Films Andy Pearson
Tech 21 Iressistable Films Devon Dickinson
Adidas Skunk Ehsan B
Adidas Gazelle Four23 Olly Starkey
JD Sports Four23 Olly Starkey
Bosch Iressistable Films Katy Denny
Bentley Cars Iressistable Films Darran Statman
Dove-White Rooms Iressistable Films Pierluca De Carlo
Dove-Better Everyday Iressistable Films Pierluca De Carlo
Oakley/Moto GP/Olympic Cycling Four23 Olly Starkey
Simple- Skincare for Zoella Irresistable Films Jonny Grant
Walkers Crisps with Gary Linekar Weilands Paul Weiland
Reed-Love Mondays Weilands Chips
Virgin Money with Richard Brandson Four23 Olly Starkey
Allinsons Bread Weilands Chips
Adidas Four23 Olly Starkey

 

SELECTED MUSIC PROMOS

Union J: Carry You Pulse Films Emil Nava
Katy B: What Love Is Made Of Pulse Films Emil Nava
Neon Jungle: Trouble Pulse Films Emil Nava
Jessie J: It's My Party Pulse films Emil Nava
Neon Jungle: Welcome to the Jungle Agile Films Georgia Hudson
Neon Jungle: Braveheart Sony Records Emil Nava
Neon Jungle: Louder London Alley Colin Tilley