Laura Schalker

Hair & Makeup Designer

Laura’s rise through the ranks of the hair and makeup department can be attributed to nothing less than a combination of hard work, skill, and an ability to manage and supervise her team effectively and diligently. Her skills cover the whole range, from hair cutting and styling, to wigs, modern and period makeup and prosthetics. Based in London, she’s happy to go where the work takes her.

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Selected credits

dateproductiondirector / production company
as Hair & Make-up Designer:
2019THE WINDSORS Justin Hardy / Raw TV
2014-17DEATH IN PARADISE Series 4, 5, 6 & 7various directors / Red Planet Productions Ltd
2013BY ANY MEANSCharlie Palmer, Menhaj Huda, Mark Everest / Red Planet Productions Ltd
2011LOCKED UP ABROAD (Prosthetics)David Bartlett / Sky
feature films:
2018NATIVITY ROCKS! (co-designer)Debbie Isitt / Mirrorball Films
2016LET ME GOPolly Steele / Intrust Films
2006IN TRANZIT (additional photography)Tom Roberts / Thema Production
as Hair & Make-up Supervisor:
2013PSYCHOBITCHESJeremy Dyson / Sky Arts 1
2013DEATH IN PARADISE Series 2Alrick Riley, Keith Boak, David O'Neill / Red Planet Productions Ltd
2011THE FADES (Prosthetics)Farren Blackburn, Tom Shankland / BBC
2007-11SECRET DIARY OF A CALL GIRLvarious directors / Tiger Aspect for ITV
2010PSYCHOVILLE Series 2Matt Lipsey / BBC Comedy
2009COLLISIONMark Evans, Rodrigo Guitierrez / ITV Drama
2008PLACE OF EXECUTIONDan Percival / Coastal Productions for ITV Drama
2007SCALLYWAGGATony Dow / BBC Comedy North
2007SKINS Series 1Adam Smith, Minki Spiro, Chris Clough, Paul Gay / Company Pictures for E4
2004HIROSHIMAPaul Wilmshurst / BBC
2004A MOST MYSTERIOUS MURDERMichael Samuels / RDF Media for BBC
feature films:
2018ANGEL HAS FALLEN (2nd Unit)Ric Roman Waugh / Millennium Films
2016LONDON HAS FALLEN (2nd unit)Babak Najafi / Millennium Films
2014NATIVITY 3Debbie Isitt / Mirrorball Films
2013AUSTENLAND (and Personal to Jayne Seymour)Jerusha Hess / Fickle Fish Films
2012NATIVITY 2: Danger in the MangerDebbie Isitt / Mirrorball Films
2012CHEERFUL WEATHER FOR THE WEDDING (Chief Hair Stylist)Donald Rice / Cheerful Weather
Tim Key - Executive Producer on 'Death In Paradise'
David Bartlett - Director on 'Locked Up Abroad'
(Contact information provided upon request)