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6th ANNUAL MAKE-UP ARTISTS & HAIR STYLISTS GUILD AWARDS HONORING OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENTS FOR MAKEUP AND HAIR STYLES IN THEATRICAL MOTION PICTURES, TELEVISION, COMMERCIALS AND LIVE THEATER TO BE HELD ON SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 16th AT THE NOVO THEATRE AT L.A. LIVE

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MELISSA McCARTHY TO RECEIVE DISTINGUISHED ARTISAN AWARD
COMEDIENNE LONI LOVE RETURNS AS HOST

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WATCH RED CARPET LIVESTREAM WITH HOST FRANKIE J. GRANDE AT Amazon.com/live or  local706.org/live-red-carpet

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EPK WITH PHOTOS/VIDEO AVAILABLE AFTER GALA AT www.epklink.com/MUAHSawards2019

WHO:                  
Melissa McCarthy (Can You Ever Forgive Me?), Academy Award®-nominated and two-time Primetime Emmy®-winning actress, will receive the prestigious MUAHS Distinguished Artisan Award, celebrating her prolific acting career and the plethora of characters she embraces. McCarthy is the first female artist to receive this award. Lifetime Achievement Awards will be presented to Sue Cabral-Ebert, outgoing Local 706 President and award-winning makeup artist, and Robert Louis Stevenson, legendary Emmy-winning hair stylist.
 

TV personality, actor and singer Frankie J. Grande will return as star host of the "Live From the Red Carpet," presented by HASK® Beauty, livestreaming on Amazon.com/liveand on local706.org/live-red-carpet on Saturday, February 16th beginning at 5:15 pm PT/ 8:15 pm ET.

Hosted by Loni Love, the awards gala’s presenters include Vivica A. Fox (Kill Bill), Amber Stevens West (Happy Together), Doug Jones (The Shape of Water), Christine Devine (Fox 11 News LA), Linda Gray (Dallas), John Brotherton (Fuller House), Kate Linder (The Young and the Restless), DJ Bootie MashupLeslie Grossman (American Horror Story), MacKenzie Ziegler (Dancing With the Stars: Juniors), Nicollette Sheridan(Desperate Housewives), Margaret Avery (Being Mary Jane), Retta Green (Good Girls),Shangela (A Star is Born)among others.

WHAT: 
The 6th Annual Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild Awards (MUAHS, IATSE Local 706), honoring outstanding achievements for makeup and hair styles in theatrical motion pictures, television, commercials and live theater to be held on Saturday, February 16th at the Novo Theatre By Microsoft at L.A. Live.
 
The Awards gala presents the prestigious MUAHS Distinguished Artisan Award, two Lifetime Achievement Awards and 23 competitive categories.  A full list of MUAHS Award nominees is available on the ADG website http://www.local706.org/2019-muahs-awards-nominations/.
 
WHEN:            
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 2019
4:00pm – Press check-in opens
5:00pm – Red carpet opens   
5:15pm – "Live From the Red Carpet" Livestream begins
6:30pm – Red carpet closes   
7:00pm – Awards ceremony begins
9:00pm – Reception begins
 
WHERE:           
THE NOVO AT LA LIVE                      
800 Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90015
 
PARKING:        
L.A. Live parking lot / Not Hosted
 
RED CARPET LIVESTREAM:
Watch the red carpet live at Amazon.com/live or at local706.org/live-red-carpet
 
SOCIAL: 
#MUAHSawards / @local_706  
 
CREDENTIALS
Media credentials required for all media and publicists. 
CLICK HERE TO REQUEST CREDENTIALS.
                       
TICKETS: 
Available to General Admission: MUAHS award-show-tickets.
 
PRESS CONTACTS:         
Cheri Warner · Erick Yamagata · Weissman/Markovitz Communications
818.760.8995 · cheri@publicity4all.com · erick@publicity4all.com
 
SPONSORSHIP/ADVERTISING CONTACT: 
Dan Evans · IngleDodd Media
310.918.4882 ·  MUAHSawards@ingledodd.com


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