As a hairstylist and makeup artist, Amber brings all necessary tools and product to each and every shoot. She has worked behind the scenes of tv and film sets, on photo shoots, and for multiple events. She prides herself on being able to differentiate the needs of each of these different environments and being able to envision the final results. Amber’s rates are extremely reasonable and competitive. Amber shows up to all of her shoots fully prepared, on time, and with the necessary equipment.
As a film professional, she has extensive experience working as a producer, casting director, and location scout. Amber has a database of nearly 400 actors and actresses in Orlando, FL who are ready and willing to show up on set. She also has over 35,000 people on her social networking profiles which can be a huge asset to any project. She has several in-door, air-conditioned locations throughout Orlando available at her disposal 24/7 including several houses, photography studio spaces, pools, and empty buildings which can be used as sets for photo shoots, film productions, tv productions, or for hair and makeup preparation. She is extremely organized and can manage large staffs and crews.
As a model, actress host, spokesperson, and brand ambassador, Amber comes to sets and events hair and makeup ready according to the direct needs of the production as listed on her call sheet. Her hair is clean and styled and her skin is well taken care of with camera-friendly makeup already applied. Amber does not have any tattoos or body piercings and her look is incredibly versatile. She has an extensive wardrobe and hairstyle options readily available and she is extremely comfortable in front of a camera. Her look can be toned down for a subtle, shy role or they can be glammed up for the part of a sexy seductress. Amber has played a series of diverse roles and she likes taking on new challenges.
Amber has been recognized by a number of organizations for her professionalism and talent. She has a passion for what she does and she prefers to stay extremely busy. This means that, given the availability, she will work with you to get your project or event done on your budget. Amber is extremely active in the community through charitable organizations and events. Her services and assistance can be requested through the CONTACT link. Consultations are mandatory for any bridal or wedding hair and makeup events.
Amber Norell began her career in entertainment at a very young age. She began modeling for clients, such as Disney, and entering the pageant circuit at a mere 6 months old. When she entered high school she decided that the only career path she would truly be happy with would be one in the field of entertainment. She was granted a full Bright Futures Scholarship and continued her education at Valencia Community College, where she studied film and hair & makeup and received an associates degree in general education. At age 18, while she was studying at Valencia, she helped produce R!OT magazine and began producing her first full length feature, Zellwood (www.zellwoodthemovie.com).
She has been doing hair and makeup professionally for several years. She also has experience co-coordinating the Orlando 24 Hour Film Festival and spends her time both behind and in front of the camera on projects like Burn Notice, MTV’s The In-Betweeners, ABC’s Extreme Makeover, Bubba’s World for FUEL TV, and 2:22 which was selected to be shown at Cannes and several other international film festivals. She is a registered MAC, Smashbox, and Stila professional and has had the honor to work with a number of high profile clients. She has worked with Sara Jean Underwood (Playmate of the Year 2007), a number of national level beauty queens, and Chachi Gonzales from America’s Best Dance Crew. She has been an honorary guest and speaker as an industry professional for the Florida Motion Picture and Television Association, Miss Teen Orlando, and ComicCon. She also has experience writing for a number of beauty blogs and websites,as well as, About.com (A New York Times publication).
Amber Norell serves Orlando and its surrounding areas as an Orlando makeup artist, Orlando film professional, and Orlando model. She is available for travel as a model, actress, producer, host, spokesperson, brand ambassador, industry professional, guest judge, celebrity guest, celebrity makeup artist, LA makeup artist, NYC makeup artist, Miami makeup artist, and Las Vegas makeup artist.