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4992 people matching these criteria:

- role matching 'sitter'
- profession 'Theatre and Live Entertainment'

Carlos Acosta

Carlos Acosta

1973-
Ballet dancer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Robert Adams

Robert Adams

1906-1965
Actor; wrestler; barrister; founder member of the League of Coloured Peoples
Sitter in 1 portrait
Jenny Agutter

Jenny Agutter

1952-
Actress
Sitter in 3 portraits
Caroline Aherne

Caroline Aherne

1963-2016
Comedian and actress
Sitter in 2 portraits
Anouk Aimée

Anouk Aimée

1932-
Actress
Sitter in 3 portraits
Ira Aldridge

Ira Aldridge

1807-1867
Actor
Sitter in 4 portraits
Dave Allen

Dave Allen

1936-2005
Comedian
Sitter in 1 portrait
Woody Allen

Woody Allen

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

Edward Alleyn

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

Clive Stuart Anderson

1952-
Comedian, radio and television writer and presenter
Sitter in 2 portraits
Lindsay Anderson

Lindsay Anderson

1923-1994
Film, television and stage director
Sitter in 9 portraits
Julie Andrews

Julie Andrews

1935-
Actress
Sitter in 7 portraits
Jeffrey Howard Archer, Baron Archer of Weston-Super-Mare

Jeffrey Howard Archer, Baron Archer of Weston-Super-Mare

1940-
Politician, author and playwright
Sitter in 2 portraits
Alun Armstrong

Alun Armstrong

1946-
Actor
Sitter in 1 portrait
Gemma Arterton

Gemma Arterton

1986-
Actress
Sitter in 1 portrait
Dame Peggy Ashcroft

Dame Peggy Ashcroft

1907-1991
Actress
Sitter in 43 portraits
Jane Asher

Jane Asher

1946-
Actress and writer
Sitter in 5 portraits
Sir Frederick Ashton

Sir Frederick Ashton

1904-1988
Founder-choreographer and Director of the Royal Ballet
Sitter in 31 portraits
Arthur Askey

Arthur Askey

1900-1982
Actor and entertainer
Sitter in 4 portraits
Fred Astaire

Fred Astaire

1899-1987
Dancer, actor and choreographer
Sitter in 2 portraits