Alex Volpe Hair & Make-Up Designer

Alex is an eclectic Hair & Make-Up Designer who has developed a wide range of skills, from using gelatin & foam latex application on productions such as Welcome to Sarajevo, Warriors & Dunkirk to serving as Chief Hairdresser for Scarlett Johansson & Helen Hunt in A Good Woman.
Outside of his work in film & TV, Alex has managed a hair salon in Fulham and is currently providing hair & make-up courses in academies across London.

HARMONY

Pilot

Yalli Productions

Prod: John Rushton

GOING POSTAL

Single Drama

Hair Stylist

All3Media

Prod: Sue de Beauvoir
Dir: Jon Jones

THE RELIEF OF BELSEN

Single Drama

Hair & Make Up Designer

Hardy Pictures

Prod: Lucy Bassnett-McGuire
Prod: Justin Hardy
Prod: Susan Horth
Dir: Justin Hardy

COLDITZ

Single Drama

Hair & Makeup Supervisor
Co-Designer

Granada Television

Prod: Stephen Smallwood
Dir: Stuart Orme

DUNKIRK

Single Drama

Hair Stylist
Makeup Artist
Winner - BAFTA Film Awards 2005, Huw Wheldon Award for Specialist Factual: Robert Warr & Alex Holmes
Nominated - RTS Television Award 2014, Best Make Up Design - Entertainment and Non-Drama Productions: Anne Oldham

BBC Studios

Prod: Robert Warr
Dir: Alex Holmes

SILENT WITNESS

Series VII

Makeup Supervisor
Hair Stylist Supervisor

BBC Studios

Prod: Nick Pitt
Dir: Jon East
Dir: Renny Rye
Dir: Nicholas Renton

HISTORY FILE

Lodestar
BBC Studios

Prod: Andrew Chater
Dir: Andrew Chater

STATION JIM

Single Drama

Makeup Artist

BBC Studios

Prod: Judith Hunt
Prod: Ann Scott
Dir: John Roberts

SWORD OF HONOUR

Single Drama

Hair Stylist
Makeup Artist

TalkBack Productions

Prod: Gillian McNeill
Dir: Bill Anderson

COR, BLIMEY!

Single Drama

Hair Stylist
Makeup Artist

Company Television

Prod: Margaret Mitchell
Dir: Terry Johnson

BOB MARTIN

Hair Stylist

Granada Television

Prod: Bob Mills
Prod: Jeff Pope
Dir: Tony Dow

WARRIORS

Single Drama

Makeup Artist
Winner - BAFTA TV Awards 2000, Best Drama Serial: Nigel Stafford-Clark, Peter Kosminsky, Leigh Jackson
Winner - RTS Television Award 2000, Best Single Drama
Nominated - RTS Television Award 2000, Best Make Up Design: Ann Oldham

BBC Studios

Prod: Nigel Stafford-Clark
Dir: Peter Kosminsky

NANCHERROW

Single Drama

Hair Stylist
Makeup Artist

Neue Tonfilm

Prod: David Cunliffe
Prod: Rikolt von Gagern
Prod: Stephan Wiesehöfer
Dir: Simon Langton

FANNY HILL

Single Drama (USA)

Makeup Designer

Granada Television

Prod: Mike Bolin
Prod: Valentine Palmer
Dir: Valentine Palmer

THE BORROWERS

Assistant Hair Stylist

BBC Studios

Prod: Grainne Marmion
Dir: John Henderson

MADE OF HONOR

Hair & Make-Up Artist
UK

Columbia Pictures

Prod: Neal H. Moritz
Dir: Paul Weiland

THE MERCY

Dailies

Blueprint Pictures

Prod: Graham Broadbent
Prod: Nicolas Mauvernay
Prod: Graham Broadbent
Prod: Peter Czernin
Prod: Jacques Perrin
Dir: James Marsh

DOT.COM

Hair & Makeup Designer

Fado Filmes

Prod: Christine Alderson
Prod: Edwina Forkin
Prod: Luís Galvão Teles
Prod: François Gonot
Prod: Mauricio Andrade Ramos
Dir: Luís Galvão Teles

COMME T'Y ES BELLE!

Key Hair Stylist

Liaison Cinématographique

Prod: Jani Thiltges
Dir: Lisa Azuelos

DON'T TELL

Hair Stylist
UK

Cattleya

Prod: Marco Chimenz
Prod: Giovanni Stabilini
Prod: Riccardo Tozzi
Dir: Cristina Comencini

A GOOD WOMAN

Key Hair Stylist

Beyond Films

Prod: Jonathan English
Prod: Alan Greenspan
Prod: Howard Himelstein
Prod: Steven Siebert
Dir: Mike Barker

THE WAR ZONE

Assistant Hair Stylist
Assistant Make-Up Artist

War Zone Ltd

Prod: Dixie Linder
Prod: Sarah Radclyffe
Dir: Tim Roth

IF ONLY

Esicma Production

Prod: Juan Gordon
Dir: Maria Ripol

TWICE UPON A YESTERDAY

Hair Stylist
Make-Up Artist
Title Sequence

CLT

Prod: Juan Gordon
Dir: Maria Ripoll

WELCOME TO SARAJEVO

Hair Stylist
Make-Up Artist
Special Make-Up Effects Artist

Miramax
Channell

Prod: Ismet Arnautalic
Prod: Graham Broadbent
Prod: Damian Jones
Dir: Michael Winterbottom

CHICKEN TALK

Chief Hair & Make-Up Designer
Short Film

Strawberry Vale

Prod: Fiona Morham
Dir: David Farr