Q & A with Ve Neill

Saturday, 11 May 2019
01:00 pm - 02:00 pm

Q & A with Ve Neill


Ve Neill

Ve Neill is an American makeup artist. She has won three Acadmy Awards, for the films Beetlejuice, Mrs. Doubtfire and Ed Wood. She has been nominated for eight Oscars in total. She also has 2 Emmy Awards, 1 BAFTA, 4 Saturn Awards and a lifetime achievement award from the Make-up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild.

Neill serves as a judge on the Syfy original series Face Off which features makeup artists competing for $100,000.

Ve Neill has worked on all of the films of the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise. Other notable films she has worked on are Austin Powers in Goldmember, The Hunger Games, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, A.I. Artificial Intelligence, Hook, and Edward Scissorhands. She also has been Director of Education at the Cinema Makeup School since 2016.