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Film about late makeup artist Kevyn Aucoin headed to big screen

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AFP-Relaxnews
Published
Sep 12, 2016

A film chronicling the life of iconic makeup artist Kevyn Aucoin is headed to the big screen and will feature a parade of supermodels from the 1990s including Christy Turlington Burns, Naomi Campbell, Linda Evangelista and Kate Moss.


Kevyn Aucoin with Sharon Stone at the VH-1 Vogue Fashion Awards in 1999 ©AFP / Doug Kanter


According to The Hollywood Reporter, the film, "Larger Than Life: The Kevyn Aucoin Story" is directed by Tiffany Bartok and will trace the life and death of the Louisiana native who rose to fame, painting the faces of some of the most beautiful women in the world before dying in 2002 at the age of 40.

His name continues to live on in a successful beauty line.

The film is currently in postproduction and is being shopped around at the Toronto International Film Festival.

The film also features interviews with iconic supermodels from the 1990s such as Cindy Crawford, Paulina Porizkova, Amber Valletta and Veronica Webb.
 

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