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Academy Award Winning Makeup Artist to Speak at Orange County Commencement Ceremony

By: Deb Belluomini

June 28, 2016

Two-time Academy Award winning Hollywood makeup artist Michele Burke will speak at the commencement ceremony for The Art Institute of California—Orange County, a campus of Argosy University.

The ceremony will take place on Friday, June 17, 2016 at 1 pm in Irvine, California. Burke has earned two Oscars for her makeup artistry in feature films Quest for Fire and Bram Stoker's Dracula. She has been nominated a total of six times.

In 1994, Burke was Tom Cruise’s makeup artist in the film, Interview with the Vampire. She also worked with the actor in Jerry Maguire, Vanilla Sky, Minority Report, Mission: Impossible III, Tropic Thunder, Rock of Ages, and Oblivion.
 
Burke also worked on the film, The Cell. She has a home studio in the San Fernando Valley.

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By: Deb Belluomini

June 28, 2016