Samantha Kininmonth

Hair & Makeup Designer


Samantha’s ascent through the ranks of the makeup department has been sure-footed and steady. Period, drama, comedy and horror – she takes it all in her stride, and with experience on hugely popular shows such as ‘The Crown’, ‘Detectorists’, and ‘McMafia’, she can now add the forthcoming Michael Caine/Rita Ora feature film ‘Twist’ to her list of credits.

Selected credits


date
production
director / producer / production company
As Hair & Makeup Designer:
television:
2020
HONOUR
Richard Laxton / Alliea Nazar / Hera Pictures for ITV
2019
BULLETPROOF Series 2
Nick Love / Allan Niblo / Vertigo Films for Sky One
2018
STAN LEE'S LUCKY MAN Series 3
Louise Hooper / Ken Horn / Carnival Film & Television for Sky One
feature films:
2021
TWIST
Martin Owen / Noel Clarke, Ben Grass, Jason Maza, Matt Williams / Unstoppable Entertainment
2020
ETERNAL BEAUTY
Craig Roberts / Adrian Bate / Cliff Edge Pictures
2018
LYNN & LUCIE
Fyzal Boulifa / Camilla Bray / BBC Films
2018
COUNTRY OF HOTELS
Julio Maria Martino / Saba Kia / Cork Films
As Hair & Makeup Supervisor:
television:
2016
STAN LEE'S LUCKY MAN Series 1
various directors / Chris Clough / Carnival Film & Television for Sky One
2016
WASTED
Tom Marshall / Phil Bowker / Angel Eye Media
2016
DOCTOR THORNE
Niall MacCormick / Helen Gregory / Hat Trick Productions
2016
FLAT TV
Declan Lowney, Nick Collett / James Farrell / BBC Comedy
2015
DANNY AND THE HUMAN ZOO
Destiny Ekaragha / Juliet Charlesworth / BBC
2014
DETECTORISTS (Key Makeup)
Mackenzie Crook / Channel X
As Hair & Makeup Artist:
television:
2016-18
THE CROWN (Series 1, 2 & 3)
Philippa Lowthorpe / Left Bank Pictures for Netflix
2017
PHILIP K. DICK'S ELECTRIC DREAMS
various directors / Left Bank Pictures
2017
MCMAFIA
James Watkins / Cuba Pictures
feature films:
2016
THE CARER
Janos Edelenyi / Mythberg Films
2015
CINDERELLA
Kenneth Branagh / Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
2014
MONTANA
Mo Ali / Atomic Arts
2014
THE WOMAN IN BLACK 2
Tom Harper / Alliance Films