Kirstie Stanway

Film & TV Makeup Artist


Kirstie Stanway Makeup ArtistKirstie Stanway has been a Makeup Artist for over 25 years with extensive experience as a designer. Kirstie has assisted our very own Peter Swords King on several films on titles such as Little Voice, Velvet Goldmine, and Sleepy Hollow where she looked after various artists such as Ewan McGregor, and Jane Horrocks.

Amongst running the crowd-room on such productions, Kirstie has since designed many acclaimed Tv series, films and Documentary Dramas with credits including Skins, Ancient Rome, Heroes & Villans and Holby City.

Kirstie has most recently been the series designer for BBC’s award-winning TV drama Casualty for the past seven years. From Glamour to Gore, Kirstie is an all-rounder and can execute any style whether it be period or prosthetic, wig making or hairdressing. Her experience in industry shines through when she is in the classroom at BAMM and students gain so much from her, and many of our students have gone on to secure trainee positions with the BBC on Casualty.

Specialist Areas


  • Television Makeup
  • Film Makeup

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