WHARNEY DA ROCHA
290 Sulivan Court, Broomhouse Lane, London SW6 3DW
Tel: +44 7999 781 389
I am a highly creative Hair Stylist and Make-up Artist with an in-depth knowledge of my work.
I am very professional and efficient, with a natural enthusiasm for all projects undertaken.
I possess excellent communication skills and I am fluent in English and Portuguese, with an understanding of Spanish, Italian, German and French.
2002 - Present Freelance Hair and Make-up Artist
I worked on a variety of film, photo shoot and video projects, responsible for hair styling and make-up, including: Amanda Seyfried (Les Misérables, Lovelace) press and red carpet, Berlin. Zoe Saldana (Star Trek) press and red carpet, Berlin, Madrid, London. Claudia Schiffer (hair do privately) London. Chrissy Teigen (hair do privately) London. Alessandra Maestrini (make-up privately) London. HRH Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg (hair do privately) London. Fran Drescher (The Nanny) (hair do privately) London. Gucci (Chelsea Flower Show 2014). Tom Ford (christmas private view 2013). Westfield (christmas advertising campaign 2012). Lee (advertising campaign 2010). Escapology (Robbie Williams) Harrymonk. Asos (online fashion store), Morissons (online super-market), New Look (magazine). FHM (magazine). Bond (video). Watch (magazine cover). Cold Fish (film) for Opus Picture. La Sonnambula (film) an independent production. Liberty X (pop video) Flynn Productions Ltd. Nailbiter (film) for Sky Rocket Communications. Desmond Dekker (pop video) for Phantom films. BBC1 (Jamie Cane) internet site for Top of the Pops. Nóis (Mônica Vasconcelos) a Brazilian singer, live performances and photo shoots. In addition, I held a course of workshops in Brazil at Central Studio, teaching hair and make-up techniques.
2001 - 2002 Giorgio Armani (Heathrow Airport) make-up consultant
2000 - 2001 Anita and Lawrence (New Kings Rd) senior stylist and colorist
1998 - 1999 Antenna Studio (Kensington High Street) senior stylist, colorist and hair technician
1995 - 1997 Not Just Cuts (Camden Town) manager, senior stylist and colorist
1992 - 1995 Harvey Nichols (Knightsbridge) stylist and colorist
1989 - 1992 Crispen (Kensington High Street) stylist
Education and qualifications
City and Guilds 4242 ICT Basic - Nacro NCT Battersea.
BTEC Professional Development Certificate in Design (Media Make-up) - Westminster College - Covering: fashion, beauty,TV, film,body & face painting, special effects, photography and hairstyling.
Gry Games - Westminster College. Covering: photography in media and make-up.
Mambembe Achievement Award (Brazil, Rio de Janeiro).