For more than four years, Riva Media ran the prestigious Makeup Contract for BBC News in London, providing more than 550 hours a week of hair and makeup services for BBC1, the News Channel, BBC World and the corporation’s language services. 


Riva Media now runs the Hair and Makeup Department at the international news channel Alaraby TV based in London. We provide over 180 hours a week of hair and makeup for Alaraby and have a large team of hair stylists and makeup artists with a huge range of expertise covering television, film, fashion and editorial.


Riva is well placed to provide top artists and stylists for large scale TV and film productions and smaller bespoke requirements.


​Business and logistics are handled by Harry Gibson - the Managing Director of Riva Media. Harry has three decades experience working in the broadcast Media at ITN, the BBC and many other outlets and is well-versed in handling big contracts and the organisational and staffing issues which accompany them.



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