Biography

Donald Mowat is a Canadian, British and naturalized American citizen. He started in amateur theatre and operatic societies as well as community cable television while still in high school. First film was as an assistant makeup artist on "Joshua Then and Now" and continued working as assistant makeup on numerous projects including "Anne of Green Gables", "The Fly", "The Believers" and "Frontier". While just in his twenties he was makeup department head on "Captain Power and the Soldiers of the Future" winning a daytime Emmy nomination in 1988 and continued to department head several network miniseries and movies of the week. He works extensively with out of kit techniques in casualty effects. His stellar credits as a department head and personal make up artist in all aspects of feature film and television make up from period, corrective, casualty, beauty and straight make up as well as tattoo cover has been seen in countless feature films and projects for television. He worked extensively with Mark Wahlberg for many years as well as with Eminem. In recent years Donald has been working with Daniel Craig and Jake Gyllenhaal continues to work as both a department head ("The Fighter", "8 Mile", "Taking Lives", "Repo Men", "Prisoners", "Everything Will Be Fine", "Nightcrawler", "Stronger") and personal artist ("Skyfall", "Cowboys and Aliens"). In 2012 Mr. Mowat received Her Majesty's Diamond Jubilee Medal. Donald has also worked on numerous editorial/print projects with many actors and performers. Focused primarily on feature films from 1992 onwards his stellar career, commitment to the craft and industry as well as active involvement in many charitable causes has earned him an international reputation.

Donald Mowat is a Canadian, British and naturalized American citizen. He started in amateur theatre and operatic societies as well as community cable television while still in high school. First film was as an assistant makeup artist on "Joshua Then and Now" and continued working as assistant makeup on numerous projects including "Anne of Green Gables", "The Fly", "The Believers" and "Frontier". While just in his twenties he was makeup department head on "Captain Power and the Soldiers of the Future" winning a daytime Emmy nomination in 1988 and continued to department head several network miniseries and movies of the week. He works extensively with out of kit techniques in casualty effects. His stellar credits as a department head and personal make up artist in all aspects of feature film and television make up from period, corrective, casualty, beauty and straight make up as well as tattoo cover has been seen in countless feature films and projects for television. He worked extensively with Mark Wahlberg for many years as well as with Eminem. In recent years Donald has been working with Daniel Craig and Jake Gyllenhaal continues to work as both a department head ("The Fighter", "8 Mile", "Taking Lives", "Repo Men", "Prisoners", "Everything Will Be Fine", "Nightcrawler", "Stronger") and personal artist ("Skyfall", "Cowboys and Aliens"). In 2012 Mr. Mowat received Her Majesty's Diamond Jubilee Medal. Donald has also worked on numerous editorial/print projects with many actors and performers. Focused primarily on feature films from 1992 onwards his stellar career, commitment to the craft and industry as well as active involvement in many charitable causes has earned him an international reputation.

Personal Info

Known For Costume & Make-Up

Gender Male

Known Credits 47

Birthday 1964-12-10

Place of Birth Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Official Site http://donaldmowat.com/

Also Known As

  • Donald James Mowat

Costume & Make-Up TV ShowsMovies

2020 Dune Makeup Department Head
2019 Spider-Man: Far from Home Makeup Artist
2019 Velvet Buzzsaw Makeup Department Head
2018 First Man Makeup Department Head
2018 The Darkest Minds Makeup Designer
2017 Blade Runner 2049 Makeup Department Head
2017 Life Makeup Designer
2016 Nocturnal Animals Makeup Department Head
2015 Spectre Makeup Artist
2015 Sicario Makeup Department Head
2015 Every Thing Will Be Fine Key Makeup Artist
2014 Nightcrawler Makeup Department Head
2013 Prisoners Makeup Department Head
2012 Skyfall Makeup Artist
2011 The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Makeup Artist
2011 Dream House Makeup Department Head
2011 Cowboys & Aliens Makeup Artist
2010 The Fighter Makeup Department Head
2010 Casino Jack Makeup Artist Makeup Department Head
2010 The Other Guys Makeup Artist
2010 Repo Men Makeup Department Head
2008 Max Payne Makeup Artist Makeup Department Head
2008 Mirrors Makeup Artist
2008 The Happening Makeup Artist
2007 We Own the Night Makeup Artist
2007 Shooter Makeup Artist
2006 The Departed Makeup Artist
2006 Invincible Makeup Artist
2006 The Sentinel Makeup Artist
2005 Four Brothers Makeup Artist
2005 Fever Pitch Makeup Artist
2005 Assault on Precinct 13 Makeup Artist
2004 Taking Lives Makeup Department Head
2003 The Human Stain Makeup Department Head
2003 The Italian Job Makeup Artist
2002 8 Mile Makeup Supervisor
2001 Heist Makeup Supervisor
2001 Rock Star Makeup Artist
2001 Planet of the Apes Makeup Artist
2000 The Perfect Storm Makeup Artist
2000 Frequency Makeup Artist
2000 The Yards Key Makeup Artist
1999 Three Kings Makeup Artist
1997 Mimic Makeup Department Head
1995 Margaret's Museum Makeup Department Head
1993 Life with Mikey Key Makeup Artist
1985 Joshua Then and Now Daily Makeup & Hair

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