Professional make-up artist, Jennifer McCollom has worked on feature films and television shows. Her film credits include The Hunger Games, Taking Liberty, The Conjuring, Leatherheads, Talladega Nights, The Box, the Oscar nominated June Bug, MAX, The Disappointment Room, Masterminds and The Reliant. Her TV work includes Army Wives, the Emmy Award-winning HBO miniseries John Adams, Homeland for Showtime, Spike TV’s Bar Rescue, CBS’s Reckless, as well as Cinemax’s Banshee. She has also lent her experience to several independent films including cult favorites Dead Inn and Last Lives, as well as A Long Way Off, Tarnished Notes, and releasing in September 2016, Unbridled.
When not on set, Jennifer teaches Film and Special Effects at local community colleges, as well as creating unique special effects pieces and costumes for fandom, including Dr. Who, Star Trek and Steampunk.
Jennifer was born in Wilmington, NC; and lived Pennsylvania and Florida before settling down in Randleman, NC with her husband and cats. She holds a BA in Theatre and Physics from UNCG, is a licensed cosmetologist and I.A.T.S.E. Local 798 Journeyman.
She believes you should never stop learning!