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Look Behind The Look is a new podcast hosted by the filmmaker behind Larger Than Life: The Kevyn Aucoin Story, Tiffany Bartok. It is a deep dive into iconic looks in film, TV, music, and fashion history with the creatives that brought them to life. Look Behind The Look also offers rare and exclusive visuals on YouTube featuring archival photographs and footage to enjoy along with the story. Head to https://www.youtube.com/LookBehindTheLookPodcast for more. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/look-behind-the-look-pod/support

Look Behind The Look is a new podcast hosted by the filmmaker behind Larger Than Life: The Kevyn Aucoin Story, Tiffany Bartok. It is a deep dive into iconic looks in film, TV, music, and fashion history with the creatives that brought them to life. Look Behind The Look also offers rare and exclusive visuals on YouTube featuring archival photographs and footage to enjoy along with the story. Head to https://www.youtube.com/LookBehindTheLookPodcast for more. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/look-behind-the-look-pod/support

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Look Behind The Look is a new podcast hosted by the filmmaker behind Larger Than Life: The Kevyn Aucoin Story, Tiffany Bartok. It is a deep dive into iconic looks in film, TV, music, and fashion history with the creatives that brought them to life. Look Behind The Look also offers rare and exclusive visuals on YouTube featuring archival photographs and footage to enjoy along with the story. Head to https://www.youtube.com/LookBehindTheLookPodcast for more. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/look-behind-the-look-pod/support

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English


Episodes

Ep 24 | S2: I want CANDY - Katie Ballard Discusses Her Incredible Work On The Hair-Raising True Crime Series Starring Jessica Biel and Melanie Lynskey for HULU.

5/10/2022
When it comes to transformations, it's no secret that right now, they are all the rage. But Jessica Biel as Candy Montgomery and Melanie Lynskey as Betty Gore are really impressive and you will hear why in this episode. I have Katie Ballard on the show this week to explain how she made their wigs appear so natural and realistic, share some of her inspiration and techniques, (spoiler- we talk about the iconic Vidal Sassoon Bevel Cut) and Katie shares hilarious stories from the set. Make sure...

Duration:00:29:29

Ep 23 | S2: The James Vincent Interview - Including The Makeup Show, The Powder Group, more!

4/27/2022
It's here, It's here! I am finally bringing you the James Vincent Episode on video! If you have been a makeup artist or hair stylist in the industry for even 5 minutes, you know James from The Makeup Show, The Powder Group, iArtist, or any number of other community gatherings in the industry. James is the Director of Education and Artistry for The Makeup Show and The Powder Group, He career in makeup is legendary, he has worked for years Keying major Fashion Shows in all the major cities,...

Duration:00:49:10

Ep 23 | S2: The James Vincent Interview - Including The Makeup Show, The Powder Group, and more!

4/27/2022
It's here, It's here! I am finally bringing you the James Vincent Episode! If you have been a makeup artist or hair stylist in the industry for even 5 minutes, you know James from The Makeup Show, The Powder Group, iArtist, or any number of other community gatherings in the industry. James is the Director of Education and Artistry for The Makeup Show and The Powder Group, He career in makeup is legendary, he has worked for years Keying major Fashion Shows in all the major cities, and has...

Duration:00:43:07

Ep 22 | S2: Etzel Ecleston on all things Archive 81

4/16/2022
Raise your hand if you binged the crazy ride that is Archive 81. You know I love anything 90's but we get more than one period look in this show and Etzel Ecleston shared with me her story about going from Key to Makeup Department Head on this project and her secrets for defining the 1920s with makeup. Listen up to learn how Etzel made her career happen, hear great advice about how to remain irreplaceable on-set, and as always, so much more. Etzel's IG...

Duration:00:13:56

Ep 20 | S2: Cowboy Bebop Costume Designer Jane Holland Talks About What Happens When Your Show Gets Cancelled Abruptly?

3/31/2022
A delightful conversation with New Zealand's own costume designer, Jane Holland, where she opens up about the intense craftsmanship that went into Spike Spiegel's (actor John Cho's) iconic blue suit in Cowboy Bebop - the tailoring, influences from the graphic novel, the gorgeous lining only actor John Cho knew about, and a secret 'easter egg' of sorts: handmade buttons with a water symbol - all part of a legacy costume (one the character wears the whole project!). Also, the hundreds of...

Duration:00:40:53

Ep 21 | S2: Oscar Nominee Nadia Stacey talks Cruella! Yes, I said Cruella!

3/21/2022
Listen as I unabashedly fan out over BAFTA Winner Nadia Stacey. Nadia talks with me the day after her Oscar Nomination was announced for her Hair & Makeup Design on Cruella. We talk about the looks, of course, but also how Nadia feels now that Cruella and her insanely creative looks have become some of the most recreated, beloved and studied looks in film right now. Make sure you are following Nadia on IG http://instagram.com/nadiastaceyhairmakeupdesign/ for all you ever wanted in behind...

Duration:00:39:00

Ep 19 | S2: Hair Designer Nakoya Yancey Talks Colin: In Black & White, and the Importance of Injecting Diversity into And Just Like That.

3/18/2022
Hair designer Nakoya Yancey talks about her work on Colin In Black & White, getting the call in fly in and create young Colin Kaepernick's cornrows and working with Ava DuVernay in numerous productions, including the award-winning, When They See Us. Nakoya discusses the importance of authenticity and inclusion, how things are changing on sets... and how they aren't... in this illuminating conversation. Nakoya also discusses Sarah Jessica Parker being the ultimate boss on And Just Like That,...

Duration:00:48:11

Ep 18 | S2: A Women's Day Special - Catherine Deriana & Cynthia O'Rourke talk indie films with strong women, God's Country & A Mouthful of Air

3/10/2022
Tuesday was International Women's Day, but let's be honest, EVERY day is women's day, right? To celebrate I wanted to talk to 2 women, Cynthia O'Rourke who was the Makeup Department Head for the film A Mouth Full of Air, and Catherine Deriana who was the Makeup Department Head for the film God's Country which just celebrated it's premier at Sundance 2022. I picked these two and combined them in the same episode because these women both worked on films with very strong female leads and those...

Duration:00:46:35

Ep 17 | S2: Ami Mallon talks jane iredale, Clean Beauty, and How to Make a Career for Yourself

3/3/2022
This week are are talking about the beloved clean beauty brand, jane iredale, and the brand's founder, Jane, with Director of Artistry and Education, Ami Mallon. Listen as we talk about what clean beauty is, and what it not, and hear from Ami some real talk about work/life balance and how she discovered her purpose and how to turn it into a career. Ami has over 15 years of experience in beauty. As a makeup artist, oncology certified esthetician, educator, and leader, she has worked closely...

Duration:00:55:47

Ep 16 | S2: Alessandro Bertolazzi & Sian Miller talk Cyrano, the BAFTAs, and a volcano that created a makeup look!

2/19/2022
This week I sat with (should I say zoomed with?) Oscar award winner Alessandro Bertolazzi and BAFTA nominated Sian Miller. This is the duo behind the epic 18th century looks in the film Cyrano which finally will be coming to theaters Feb 25. In this interview Sian and Alessandro tell me about their Baroque Bubble that kept production going through the height of COVID, of a volcano that contributed to Alessandro's makeup looks, and as commonly discussed by the greatest artists, it's never...

Duration:00:29:50

Ep 15 | S2: Glamazon Beauty Founder Kim Baker Talks About Her Inspiring Career

2/11/2022
In this episode, I'm sharing with you a conversation I had with Kim Baker. I met Kim at an event re-launch of her beauty line, Glamazon Beauty and I was so truly impressed with the product that I invited her on the show to tell me more about how it all came about. From her beginnings as a successful Wilhelmina Model, to her unexpected career as a celebrity makeup artist, and finally to the launch of her own successful makeup line, we cover it all. Join Kim and I for some real talk about the...

Duration:00:45:38

Ep 14 | S2: BONUS EPISODE - Pam and Tommy On Hulu w/Barry Lee Moe, David Williams & Jason Collins. It's a PARTY!

2/2/2022
Bonus Episode: Pam and Tommy On Hulu This is the day. It's finally here. You can now watch Pam and Tommy for yourselves on Hulu and I want you to report back. Pam and Tommy has been loaded into your feed nonstop but now you can experience the series. Let me know what you think. I devoured the 8 episodes and in this Bonus Episode of Look Behind The Look we get into the HOW'D THEY DO THAT of it all. I have all 3 magicians here: Barry Lee Moe the Hair Department Head, David Williams the Makeup...

Duration:00:32:35

Ep 13 | S2: Cliona Furey & Jo-Ann MacNeil take a trip into Nightmare Alley

2/1/2022
Seasoned Artists - Hair Designer Cliona Furey and Makeup Department Head Jo-Ann MacNeil - go in depth to discuss the incomparable looks of Nightmare Alley. We go into detail about the creative process creating the looks for The Geek played by Paul Anderson, Toni Collette's Zeena and Rooney Mara as Molly. Cliona and Jo-Ann share about the challenges they faced like shutting down production immediately and without warning on March 12, 2020 in the midst of shooting a scene's master shot, and...

Duration:00:41:29

Ep 12 | S2: Linda Dowds - Jessica Chastain's Personal Makeup Artist Talks The Eyes of Tammy Faye

1/21/2022
In this episode, I talk with Linda Dowds, Jessica Chastain's personal makeup artist for 16 projects and counting. We focused on The Eyes of Tammy Faye for this conversation as the awards buzz for her work has risen to a volume of 10. The accolades are so well deserved and here we speak about the pressures of awards buzz, the mechanics of creating a look combined with prosthetics and the magic of working with someone for so many different projects. Enjoy! See The Eyes of Tammy Faye...

Duration:00:38:17

Ep 11 | S2: Stevie Martin - Makeup Dept. Head - of Arthea Franklin bio pic, RESPECT!

1/14/2022
I had such a fun time talking with Stevie about her masterful work as Makeup Department Head on RESPECT and engaging in real talk about the chaos on set. Stevie talks to us about thinking out of the box and on the spot on set to problem solve, recreating an icon and all the managing the pressure that comes along with it, remembering where you came from and being a true leader who manages a team to succeed in mastering a look. She tells us about the moment she fell in love with makeup and...

Duration:00:24:57

Ep 10 | S2: In Conversation With Celebrity Makeup Artist, Lottie.

1/10/2022
Ep10 is up! And you will be excited to hear this conversation between the celebrated makeup artist Lottie and I. You have absolutely seen and celebrated her brilliant work: She is the artist behind campaigns for Smashbox, Urban Decay, Benefit, Adidas... the list goes on and on... she also works with many of your favorite celebrities, and has had her work on countless covers including Vogue of course. We also talk about her fantastic podcast, We Speak Beauty, which is very popular in the...

Duration:00:53:29

EP 9 | S2: In Conversation with Celebrity Makeup Artist Suzy Gerstein.

11/25/2021
In Episode 2.9, I finally got to enjoy some time with my friend Suzy Gerstein who talks with me about her early days in the industry assisting makeup legends like Dick Page, Lisa Butler, Val Garland and Chris Colbeck. We talk about her great love for her time spent working with the foundation Dress For Success, her obsession with finally getting organized thanks to Grishan Roof, and we talk about the importance of set etiquette, taking rules and breaking them so that your technique becomes...

Duration:00:57:30

Ep 8 | S2: Special Effects Makeup Artist Justin Raleigh Talks The Eyes of Tammy Faye and Impeachment

11/2/2021
It took a village to create the masterful transformation of Jessica Chastain into icon Tammy Faye Bakker, and Just Raleigh allows us inside the detailed work that he contributed. A prolific artist, Justin was behind the special effects work for Jessica Chastain, Andrew Garfield, Cherry Jones, and Vincent D'Onofrio. We talk about his work in great detail, and as a bonus, we delved into the world of American Crime Story | Impeachment which is currently on FX. Justin's company Fractured FX is...

Duration:00:39:13

Episode 7 | Season 2: Dana Covarrubius talks Only Murders In The Building!

10/12/2021
I had the pleasure of speaking with Dana Covarrubius who is the Costume Designer behind your new favorite show, Only Murders In The Building. We know you've already devoured season 1 and are relieved to hear that a Season 2 has been greenlit, now hear Dana and I talk about all your favorite characters played by Steve Martin, Selena Gomez, Martin Short and yes, she tells stories about Sting. Dana shares with me about her creative process and her career path. I especially loved hearing about...

Duration:00:31:45

Episode 6 | Season 2: Hair Designer and Emmy Nominee Liliana Maggio Talks The Politician

9/30/2021
In this episode, Hair Designer Lilliana Maggio talks about her second EMMY nomination for her work on The Politician. She joins me straight from the set of the Sex and The City reboot, And Just Like That, to discuss her career and reveal how she manages to balance work, a newborn, and even COVID. We talk about the power and grace of Judith Light, the experience of watching Steven Spielberg direct while she was on the set of West Side Story, how Vera Farmiga was the one who inspired her to be...

Duration:00:47:18