Hollywood’s professional makeup school

Industry Mentorship Program

One of the most prestigious opportunities CMS offers its graduates is the chance to work closely with some of Hollywood’s top tier industry artist. Through the Industry Mentorship Program, CMS’s most talented graduates are selected to work in a 3–6 month long paid mentorship program alongside distinguished industry professionals such as Ve Neill, Bill Corso and Howard Berger, learning the ins and outs of the makeup industry through hands on experiences and mentorship.

The Industry Mentorship Program not only allows CMS graduates the opportunity to gain invaluable makeup industry experience, but offers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for new artist to gain insight from the most seasoned makeup industry professionals.

Howard Berger Instagram post about mentee Brandi Morris Kjarsgard

Mentors include:

Ve Neill: A Star Is Born (2018), LBJ (2016), and The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 (2015);
Howard Berger: Legion (TV Series), The Orville (TV Series), and Transformers: The Last Knight (2017);
Bill Corso: Cloverfield Movie (2018), Bladerunner 2049 (2017), and Deadpool (2017);
Eryn Krueger-Mekash: American Horror Story (TV Series), Scream Queens (TV Series), and Glee (TV Series);
Chris Nelson: Avengers: Infinity War (2018), Halloween (2018), and Bright (2017)