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Qodi Armstrong Biography

Qodi began his illustrious career in 1985 when he was given a huge task and a great opportunity by the one and only Maurice Hines that would change his life and career forever.
Mr. Hines of Hines, Hines and Dad entrusted Qodi with his precious Broadway bound production “Uptown it’s Hot” to be the hair designer which skyrocketed Qodi’s career. There would be no turning back for this young, ambitious and determined designer to make his mark across the country.
Qodi has made his mark by working consistently managing hair departments for numerous Film projects, TV and Broadway shows.


  • 2014-2015 The Blacklist (TV Series) – Head Hair Department
  • 2014 Babylon Fields (TV Movie) – Hair Department
  • 2013 Company Town (TV Movie) – Key Hair Stylist
  • 2013 Breathe In – Hair Department Head
  • 2012 Made in Jersey (TV series) – Hair Department Head
  • 2012 Political Animals (TV Mini-series) – Hair Stylist
  • 2012 Backwards – Hair Department Head
  • 2012 A Late Quartet (Hair Department Head)
  • 2012 40 (TV movie) (Hair Department Head)
  • 2011 Violet & Daisy (Hair Designer)
  • 2011 The Oranges (Hair Department Head)
  • 2011 Our Idiot Brother (Key Hair Stylist)
  • 2011 Black Jack (TV movie) (Key Hair Stylist)
  • 2010 The Best and the Brightest (Hair Department Head)
  • 2010 Ceremony (Hair Department Head)
  • 2010 Chopped (TV series) (Hair Stylist – 10 episodes)
  • 2010 Cop Out (Key Hairstylist: Second Unit)
  • 2010 Please Give (Hair Department Head)
  • 2009 The Mighty Macs (Key Hair Stylist)
  • 2008-2009 Ugly Betty (TV series) (Hair Stylist – 21 episodes)
  • 2009 According to Greta (Hair Department Head)
  • 2009 The Answer Man (Hair Department Head)
  • 2009 New York, I Love You (Hair Stylist – uncredited)
  • 2008 The Happening (Hair Stylist – uncredited)
  • 2008 The Verdict (TV movie) (Hair Department Head)
  • 2007 I Am Legend (Hair Stylist: Second Unit)
  • 2007 Cover (Key Hair Stylist)
  • 2007 American Gangster (Assistant Hair Stylist: Second Unit)
  • 2006 Puccini for Beginners (Hair Stylist)
  • 2006 Lady in the Water (Hair Stylist)
  • 2006 The Devil Wears Prada (Hair Stylist – uncredited)
  • 2006 Just My Luck (Hair Stylist)
  • 2006 Take the Lead (Key Hair Stylist: New York)
  • 2005 Lord of War (Second Hair Stylist: New York – as Qody Armstrong)
  • 2005 Block Party (Documentary) (Hair stylist – as Willie ‘Cody’ Armstrong)
  • 2005 The Interpreter (Hair stylist)
  • 2001 Snipes (Hair Department Head)
  • 1999 Jesus’ Son (Assistant Hair Stylist – as Willie Qodi Armstrong, assistant makeup artist – as Willie Qodi Armstrong)
  • 1998 Beloved (Hair Stylist – uncredited)
  • 1997 In & Out (Hair Stylist – uncredited)

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