Caitlin Tanner

Hair & Makeup Designer


With a background in television drama, comedy and documentary, there’s little Caitlin can’t turn her hand to. As well as contemporary, she’s worked on numerous period dramas where intricate wig work, facial hair and styling is necessary and has a great deal of experience of designing, sculpting, creating and applying full face or body prosthetics with trauma effects. Calm and unflappable, she leads her team well and stays on budget. Based in London, she is available for work worldwide.

Selected credits


date
production
director / producer
television:
2016
ROYAL WIVES AT WAR
Tim Dunn / BBC
2015
HORRIBLE SCIENCE
Simon Gibney / Toff Media
2013
IT'S KEVIN
Various / Richard Webb, BBC
2012
DEAD BEAT
Al Campbell / Jack Cheshire
2012
CITIZEN KHAN
Nick Wood / Paul Schlesinger
2008-11
HOTEL TRUBBLE
Des McCarthy / John Pocock
2011
SUMMER IN TRANSYLVANIA
Des McCarthy / C. Julian-Jones
2010
HOUNDED
Syd Macartney / John Pocock
2008
COMING OF AGE
David Sant / Ian Locker
2008
WEST 10 LDN
Menhaj Huda / Tim Cole
2005-8
THE LATE EDITION
Pati Marr / Bill Dare
2007
COMEDY SHUFFLE
Various / Ian Locker
2007
OCEAN OF FEAR
Richard Bedser / Phil Craig
2006
SIMON SCHAMA'S POWER OF ART
Simon Condie / Clare Bevan
2006
HANNIBAL: ROME'S WORST NIGHTMARE
Edward Bazalgette / P Dolling
2004
MEDICI: GODFATHERS OF THE RENAISSANCE
Justin Hardy / Susan Horth
2003
GEORGE ORWELL: A LIFE IN PICTURES
Chris Durlacher / C Durlacher
feature films:
2007
NAMASTEY LONDON
Vipul Amrutial Shah / J Clement
Selected credits as Hair and Makeup Artist
television:
2012
NOVA
Tim Dunn / Paula Apsell
2006
BARBARIANS
Rob Coldstream / David McNab
2003
SEVEN WONDERS OF THE INDUSTRIAL WORLD
C. Spencer / J. Fullerton Smith
2000
THE 10TH KINGDOM (as Special Makeup Effects Artist)
David Carson / Brian Eastman
1999
ALICE IN WONDERLAND (as Special Makeup Effects Artist)
Nick Willing / Robert Halmi Jnr
feature films:
2012
KON-TIKI (as Special Makeup Effects Artist)
Joachim Ranning / A Aaberge
2009
THE DAMNED UNITED (as Chief Hair and Makeup Artist)
Tom Hooper / Andy Harries
2008
DUMMY (as Special Makeup Effects Artist)
Matthew Thompson / C. Bowden
2005
JOYEUX NOEL
Christian Carion / Phillipe Boeffard
2001
MY BROTHER TOM (as Assistant Makeup Artist)
Dom Rotheroe / C Dannoritza