About Jennie Kay
Jennie Kay Plumb formerly know as Jennie Kay Murphy is one of the Northeast’s most respected makeup artists and hairstylists. Her work has been featured in major motion pictures, including the recently released film Knight and Day, 27 Dresses and Bride Wars, as well as in esteemed publications and on numerous fashion runways.
Mrs. Plumb's eye for detail, as well as her hair and makeup talents, are currently in demand on a number of high profile projects, including the upcoming ABC series Body of Proof, the film Locked In and the renowned musicals The Color Purple, The Wizard of Oz, Jersey Boys, and Beauty and the Beast.
Her work has garnered a number of prominent fans. One of her most notable admirers is Miss Rhode Island 2009 Julian Strout, for whom Ms. Murphy is the official hair and makeup artist for the Miss America Pageant. Additionally, she has worked with a number of recognizable faces, including:
- Rapper Snoop Dogg
- The casts of the musicals The Color Purple, The Wizard of Oz and Jersey Boys
- Calvin Klein face Jamie Dornan
- Former Playmate Brandy Roderick
- Johnson & Johnson heiresses Casey and Sale Johnson
- Australian sensation Holly Valance
- Actress Daniella Alonso
In addition to her current projects and successes, she dedicates much of her time to her true passion: using her extensive skills to transform women into beautiful brides. Her talents have touched brides across the Northeast, and earned accolades from the highly discerning online community at TheKnot.com as well as weddingwire.com
Mrs. Plumb has worked behind the chair with some of the industry’s most respected hair and makeup artists; behind the camera at photo, film, TV and advertising shoots; as well as behind the counter as one of MAC and Stila cosmetics respected makeup artists. Her extensive training includes the prestigious Fashion Institute of Technology and studying alongside the revered stylists at Paul Mitchell the School.
Mrs. Plumb currently resides in Newport, RI, a location that allows her
easy access to both New York City and Boston for work. She is a member
of the local hair and makeup Union (local 798) for motion pictures and
theater. Please check out her Internet Movie Data Base for an updated film resume at http://www.imdb.com/name/nm2436908/