Ellie Hoccom


YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2018Hair and Makeup Designer
Film (Short)
Tom, Dick and Harry A Pitch Perfect Christmas Comedy
Philippe Ashfield
Instant Entertainment
2018Hair and Makeup Supervisor
Theatre Production
Blithe Spirit
Alex Hinton
Triptic Theatre
2018Hair and Makeup Designer
Film (Short)
Exchange Street
Tina Barnes
Red Storm Productions
2018Hair and Makeup Artist
Boogie NightsAmbassador Theatre Group
2018Special Effects Makeup Artist
West Midlands Fire Service Training DayWest Midlands Fire Service
2018Hair and Makeup Artist
Music Video
2018Hair and Makeup Designer
Film (Short)
Seedless Strawberry Jam
David Toms
David Toms Films
2018Hair and Makeup Trainee
Film (Short)
The Button WomanBBC
2018Hair and Makeup Artsit
Theatre Production
Chitty Chitty Bang BangBMOS Musical Theatre Company
2017Hair and Makeup Artist
The Great GatsbyThe Crescent Theatre Company
2017Hair and Makeup Artsit
Theatre Production
MachinalRoyal Birmingham Conservatoire
2017Hair and Makeup Artsit
Music Video
Ana Carla Maza / QuieroAna Carla Maza
2016Hair and Makeup Trainee
Film (Feature)
Thomas Napper
2016Makeup Artist and Wigstress
Hay FeverThe Crescent Theate
  • Education

    2018BA (Hons) Specialist Hair and Media Make-UpUniversity college Birmingham

    About me


    My name is Ellie Hoccom and I am a fully qualified freelance Hair and Makeup Artist.

    My work spans across film and tv, fashion, theatre and vintage hair and makeup.

    I have a First Class BA (Hons) Specialist Hair and Media Makeup degree which set me up with skills including:

    -Ladies hair styling and cutting

    -Wig dressing including historical styling techniques

    -Men's styling, barbering, grooming

    -Postiche design, construction, application

    -Fashion/Editorial hair and makeup

    -Film and TV Hair and Makeup

    -Character development and research techniques including script analysis

    -Theatrical hair and makeup


    -SFX and Prosthetic makeups

    I also have a strong understanding and awareness of:

    -Set etiquette

    -Team work

    -Time keeping


    Highlights in my career so far include working for BBC Films, BBC Productions, BMOS, The New Alexandra Theatre and WSTR the band.

    I love my work, and I love to meet new people and extend my network.

  • Skills

    Years in industry
    • 1 to 3 years
    Experienced in
    • Film (Feature)
    • Film (Short)
    • Television
    • Standard Driving (PLG)
    Interested in
    • Arts
    • Childrens
    • Comedy
    • Competition/Gameshow
    • Digital/Online Campaigns
    • Documentary
    • Drama Reconstruction
    • Film (Feature)
    • Film (LB)
    • Film (Short)
    • Home Renovation TV
    • Live Daytime
    • Live TV
    • Music
    • Music Promo
    • Natural History
    • Reality TV
    • Television
    • Travel
    • Youth TV
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Organization/Union Membership
    • BECTU (UK)