Up-and-coming makeup maestro Jacquie Lantern has been on the radar of horror fans for a while now; her work has been featured on CryptTV and she recently lent her talents to The Houses October Built 2 (coming to theaters and VOD this fall). She shares her projects on her social media accounts, including her YouTube channel and, today, she shared a makeup application video that’s perfectly timed for the release of Andy Muschietti’s IT (hitting theaters on Friday).
Lantern recently shared pics of herself done to the nines as the new Pennywise (being portrayed by Bill Skarsgård). Have a look at the best shots, as well as the video released yesterday afternoon. Whether you’re planning to don the Pennywise grease-paint yourself this Halloween or just appreciate amazing makeup FX, the video is a stunner.
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Official Synopsis: A time lapse of my Pennywise makeup. Products: Endura alcohol based airbrush paint (black, white, red), Urban Decay black eyeshadow, Mehron liquid (black), red Halloween hair spray.
About Jacquie Lantern:
Jacquie Lantern is a self-taught special effects makeup artist based in Minneapolis, MN. She has always had a love for Halloween and horror. She combined that love with her creativity and artistic ability to bring the creatures in her imagination to life.
Jacquie Lantern has done makeup for film, television and music videos as well as numerous zombie and horror themed events. She has been featured on Dread Central and Crypt TV‘s Fatal Beauty Series. Jacquie is currently the Social Media Manager and a Makeup Artist for The Dead End Hayride haunted attraction. Jacquie is also a writer for Haunt News Network and a 2017 Haunter’s Hangout host.
Check out the trailer and synopsis for IT below.
Official Synopsis: When children begin to disappear in the town of Derry, Maine, neighborhood kids band together to square off against Pennywise (Bill Skarsgård), an evil clown whose history of murder and violence dates back for centuries.
In addition to Skarsgård and Jacobs, IT stars Jaeden Lieberher, Jeremy Ray Taylor, Sophia Lillis, Finn Wolfhard (Stranger Things), Wyatt Oleff, Jack Dylan Grazer, and Nicholas Hamilton.