Notable Nominations: American Hustle, The Great Gatsby, and More the Dominate Makeup and Hairstylists Guild Awards

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Actors may have the SAGs or Golden Globes, but members of the beauty department aren't ignored. The Makeup Artists and Hairstylists Guild announced nominations today for image-makers across film, television, and live theater. Makeup mavens and hair care connoisseurs behind productions like Breaking Bad, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, and American Horror Story: Coven will find out who takes home accolades on February 15th; the winners may even give some insight to who’ll win a coveted statue on Oscars night. Here are the highlights:

Feature-Length Motion Picture

Best Contemporary Hair Styling:
Unfinished Song — Lucy Cain
One Chance — Christine Blundell, Donald Mc Innes
Lee Daniels’ The Butler — Candace Neal, Robert Stevenson

Best Contemporary Makeup:
Prisoners — Donald Mowat, Pamela Westmore
August: Osage County — Carla White, Bjoern Rehbein
One Chance — Christine Blundell, Donald Mc Innes

Best Period and/or Character Hairstyling:
American Hustle — Katherine Gordon, Michelle Johnson
The Lone Ranger — Gloria Pasqua Casny, Jules Holdren
Jobs — Nina Paskowitz, Michael Moore

Best Period and/or Character Makeup:
Dallas Buyers Club — Evelyne Noraz, Rachel Geary
The Lone Ranger — Joel Harlow, Mike Smithson, 3rd Petition Robin Beauschesne
The Great Gatsby — Maurizio Silvi, Lesley Vanderwalt

Best Special Effects Make-Up Effects:
Bad Grandpa — Stephen Prouty
Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters — Mike Elizalde, Lufeng Qu
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire — Ve Neill, Nikoletta Skarlatos

Television and New Media Series

Best Contemporary Hairstyling:
The Voice — Shawn Finch, Jerilynn Stephens
Breaking Bad — Georgie Sheffer, Carmen L. Jones
Bates Motel — Donna Bis

Best Contemporary Makeup:
Glee — Kelley Mitchell, Jennifer Greenberg
Super Fun Night — Debbie Zoller, Tami Lane
Breaking Bad — Tarra Day, Sheila Trujillo Gomez

Best Period and/or Character Hairstyling:
Vikings — Dee Corcoran
Hell on Wheels — Chris Glimsdale, Penny Thompson
Key and Peele — Amanda Mofield, Raissa Patton

Best Period and/or Character Makeup:
Boardwalk Empire — Michele Paris
Hell on Wheels — Sharon Toohey, Rose Gurevitch
Key and Peele — Scott Wheeler

Best Special Makeup Effects:
Vikings — Thomas McInerney
Longmire — Steve La Porte
The Walking Dead — Greg Nicotero, Jake Garber

Television Movie or Miniseries

Best Period and/or Character Hairstyling:
Behind the Candelabra — Marie Larkin, Yvette Stone
American Horror Story: Coven — Monte Haught
Killing Lincoln — Ardis Cohen, Greg Bazemore

Best Period and/or Character Makeup:
Behind the Candelabra — Kate Biscoe, Deborah Rutherford
American Horror Story: Coven — Eryn Krueger Mekash, Christien Tinsley
Game of Thrones — Paul Engelen, Melissa Lackersteen

Theatrical Productions:
Falstaff — Darren Jinks, Brandi Strona, 3rd Petition Samantha Wooten
Magic Flute — Darren Jinks, Samantha Wooten, 3rd Petition Brandi Strona
Frank Zappa’s 200 Motels — Vanessa Dionne, Cassandra Russek