Luisa Abel is a highly acclaimed make-up artist, who recently worked as the Make-up Department Head/Designer on Christopher Nolan’s Oppenheimer. Abel has worked with Christopher Nolan as Designer/Department Head on his last six films, including (in addition to Oppenheimer) Tenet, Dunkirk, Interstellar, The Dark Knight Rises and Inception. Notably, Abel has also Department Headed Ben Affleck’s Air, Rian Johnson’s Knives Out, Clint Eastwood’s The Mule and American Sniper, Ang Lee’s Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk and Gemini Man, and Wally Pfister’s Transcendence.
Upcoming projects include Twisters, described as an American epic disaster film Directed by Lee Isaac Chung (starring Daisy Edgar Jones, Glen Powell and David Corenswet), which is set for release in the summer of 2024.
Born and raised in South America and trained in London U.K, Luisa is based in Los Angeles, California and is represented by the Milton Agency.