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2046 People in group:

Profession; Actors and actresses

Nell Gwyn

1651?-1687
Actress; mistress of Charles II
Sitter associated with 28 portraits

Audrey Hepburn

1929-1993
Actress
Sitter in 44 portraits

Ellen Terry

1847-1928
Actress
Sitter in 192 portraits

William Abbot

1789-1843
Actor
Sitter in 5 portraits

Frances Abington (née Barton)

1737-1815
Actress
Sitter in 17 portraits

Rodney Ackland

1908-1991
Actor and playwright
Sitter in 16 portraits

Robert Adams

1906-1965
Actor
Sitter in 1 portrait

Dawn Addams

1930-1985
Actress
Sitter in 2 portraits

Laura Addison (née Wilmshurst)

1822-1852
Actress
Sitter in 1 portrait

Nellie Adkins

circa 1908-active 1931
Actress; wife of Ras Prince Monolulu
Sitter in 1 portrait

Renée Adorée

1898-1933
Actress
Sitter in 1 portrait

Max Adrian (Max Bor)

1903-1973
Actor
Sitter in 3 portraits

Dan Agar

1881-1950
Actor
Sitter in 8 portraits

Mimi Aguglia-Ferrau

1884-1970
Actress
Sitter associated with 6 portraits

Caroline Aherne

1963-
Comedian and actress
Sitter in 2 portraits

Francis Aickin

circa 1735-1812
Actor
Sitter associated with 1 portrait

James Aickin

circa 1736-1803
Actor
Sitter associated with 1 portrait

Beatrice Ainley

died 1939
Actress
Sitter in 1 portrait

Henry Hinchliffe Ainley

1879-1945
Actor
Sitter in 16 portraits

Richard Ainley

1910-1967
Actor
Sitter in 11 portraits

John Alderton

1940-
Actor
Sitter in 3 portraits

Ira Frederick Aldridge

1807-1867
Actor
Sitter in 4 portraits

Sir George Alexander (George Samson)

1858-1918
Actor and theatre manager
Sitter in 54 portraits

Sarah Alexander

1971-
Television presenter and actress
Sitter in 1 portrait

Elizabeth Allan

1908-1990
Actress
Sitter in 4 portraits

Adrianne Allen (Adrianne Massey)

1907-1993
Actress; second wife of Raymond Massey; daughter of John Allen
Sitter in 11 portraits

Adrianne Allen

1907-1993
Actress
Sitter in 3 portraits

Kitty Allen

Actress
Sitter in 1 portrait

Woody Allen

1935-
Actor, writer and film director
Sitter in 1 portrait

Edward Alleyn

1566-1626
Actor and founder of Dulwich College
Sitter in 4 portraits

Mary Anderson (Mrs de Navarro)

1859-1940
Actress
Sitter in 53 portraits

Rona Anderson

1925-2013
Actress
Sitter in 2 portraits

Maud Andrew

Actress
Sitter in 1 portrait

Henry Stewart Fleetwood ('Harry') Andrews

1910-1989
Actor
Sitter in 2 portraits

Julie Elizabeth Andrews

1935-
Actress
Sitter in 7 portraits

Heather Angel

1909-1986
Actress
Sitter in 1 portrait

Francesca Annis

1944-
Actress
Sitter in 2 portraits

Mary Ansell

1862-1950
Actress; wife of Sir James Matthew ('J.M.') Barrie, Bt
Sitter in 2 portraits

Arthur Applin

1873-1949
Actor, playwright and novelist
Sitter in 5 portraits

Stella Arbenina

1887-1976
Russian actress
Sitter in 1 portrait

Elizabeth Arkell

Actress
Sitter in 2 portraits

George Arliss (Augustus George Andrews)

1868-1946
Actor
Sitter in 7 portraits

Robert Armin

circa 1568-1615
Actor and dramatist
Sitter in 2 portraits

Yvonne Arnaud

1890-1958
Actress
Sitter in 80 portraits

Winifred Arthur-Jones

active 1902-1927
Actress; wife of Leslie Faber
Sitter in 1 portrait

Carole Ashby

1955-
Actress and producer
Sitter in 1 portrait

Dame Peggy Ashcroft

1907-1991
Actress
Sitter in 43 portraits

Jane Asher

1946-
Actress and writer
Sitter in 3 portraits

Minnie Ashley

1875-1945
American actress, singer and dancer; wife of William Astor Chanler
Sitter in 1 portrait

Sylvia (née Hawkes), Lady Ashley

1904-1977
Actress and society beauty; former wife of Lord Ashley and of Douglas Fairbanks Sr and of 6th Baron Stanley of Alderley and of Clark Gable, and later wife of Prince Dimitri Djordjadze
Sitter in 10 portraits

Lena Ashwell (née Lena Margaret Pocock, later Lady Simson)

1872-1957
Actress, theatre manager, producer and writer; wife of Sir Henry John Forbes Simson; daughter of Charles Ashwell Boteler Pocock
Sitter in 19 portraits

Arthur Askey

1900-1982
Actor and entertainer
Sitter in 4 portraits

Adèle Astaire (Lady Charles Cavendish)

1898-1981
Actress and dancer; sister of Fred Astaire
Sitter in 6 portraits

Nils Asther

1897-1981
Actor
Sitter in 1 portrait

Rowan Sebastian Atkinson

1955-
Actor and writer
Sitter in 4 portraits

Richard Samuel Attenborough, Baron Attenborough

1923-2014
Actor, producer and director; brother of Sir David Attenborough
Sitter in 9 portraits

Maxine Audley

1923-1992
Actress
Sitter in 1 portrait

Pearl Aufrere

Actress
Sitter in 10 portraits

Amy Augarde

1868-1959
Actress
Sitter in 1 portrait

Lizzie Avery

Actress, dancer and singer
Sitter in 1 portrait