Jo-Ann has recently completed filming Denis Villeneuve’s epic sci-fi feature Dune as Key Makeup Artist. She is currently Makeup Designer for Guillermo del Toro’s feature Nightmare Alley.

Recent films as Makeup Designer include Shazam!, directed by David Sandberg, with Zachary Levi, Mark Strong and Djimon Hounsou, and the Netflix original How It Ends with Forest Whitaker and Theo James. Other recent credits include Blade Runner 2049 as Key Makeup and Suicide Squad as Makeup Head of Department.

Suicide Squad won an Academy Award in 2017 for Achievement in Makeup. In 2014, Jo-Ann won a Canadian Screen Award for her work on The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones.

Jo-Ann has always prided herself on an impeccable attention to detail that helps bring every one of her projects to life. Much in demand, she is based in the UK and available for work worldwide. Jo-Ann is a member of IATSE Local 873.

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Recent Work

Shazam! (2019)

Director: David Sandberg
Production Companies: New Line Cinema, Warner Bros., DC Films, The Safran Company
Makeup designer: Jo-Ann MacNeil

Cast includes: Zachary Levi, Mark Strong and Djimon Hounsou

Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

Director: Denis Villeneuve
Production Company: Alcon Entertainment, Thunderbird Entertainment, Scott Free Productions
Key Makeup: Jo-Ann MacNeil

Cast includes: Ana de Armas, Ryan Gosling, Jared Leto, Harrison Ford

A Family Man (2017)

Director: Mark Williams
Production Company: Zero Gravity Management
Head of Makeup: Jo-Ann MacNeil

Cast includes: Alison Brie, Gerard Butler, Dustin Milligan

xXx: The Return of Xander Cage (2017)

Director: D.J. Caruso
Production Company: Maple Cage Productions
Head of Makeup: Jo-Ann MacNeil

Cast includes: Vin Diesel, Samuel L.Jackson, Nina Dobrev, Ruby Rose, Deepika Padukone, Donnie Yen, Rory McCann, Toni Colette

Suicide Squad (2016)

Director: David Ayer
Production Company: Atlas Entertainment
Head of Makeup: Jo-Ann MacNeil

Cast includes: Margot Robbie, Cara Delevingne, Jared Leto, Ben Affleck, Will Smith, Scott Eastwood, Jai Courtney, Viola Davis, Joel Kinnaman, Common, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Jay Hernandez

The Lizzie Borden Chronicles (2015)

Production Company: Lifetime / Sony Pictures Television

Head of Makeup: Jo-Ann MacNeil

Cast includes: Christina Ricci, Clea Duvall, Cole Hauser, Jonathan Banks, Jessy Schram

Christina Ricci from The Lizzie Borden Chronicles 2015

Pixels (2015)

Director: Chris Columbus
Production Company: Columbia Pictures

Head of Makeup: Jo-Ann MacNeil

Cast includes: Adam Sandler, Michelle Monaghan, Peter Dinklage, Sean Bean, Kevin James, Brian Cox

Pompeii (2014)

Director: Paul W.S. Anderson
Production Company: Impact Pictures

Head of Makeup: Jo-Ann MacNeil

Cast includes: Kit Harington, Carrie-Anne Moss, Emily Browning, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Jessica Lucas, Jared Harris, Joe Pingue, Kiefer Sutherland, Currie Graham

The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones (2013)

Director: Harald Zwart
Production Company: Unique Features

Head of Makeup: Jo-Ann MacNeil

Cast includes: Lily Collins, Jamie Campbell Bower, Kevin Zegers, Jemima West, Robert Sheehan, Robert Maillet, Kevin Durand, Godfrey Gao, Lena Headey, Harry Van Gorkum, CCH Pounder, Jared Harris, Jonathan Rhys Meyers

Resident Evil: Retribution (2012)

Director: Paul W.S. Anderson
Production Company: Impact Pictures

Head of Makeup: Jo-Ann MacNeil

Cast includes: Milla Jovovic, Sienna Guillory, Michelle Rodriguez, Aryana Engineer, Bingbing Li, Boris Kodjoe, Johann Urb, Robin Kasyanov, Kevin Durand