Tina Turner(1939-), Singer and actress
Sitter in 1 portrait
Pop singer and film actress born in Tennessee. Joined Ike Turner's revue and was married to him from 1958 to 1978. Together they made hits such as River Deep and Mountain High (1966). Revived her career with screen success in Mad Max Beyond the Thunderdome (1984) and albums Private Dancer(1984), Foreign Affair (1989) and Wildest Dreams (1996). A biographical film written by Turner What's Love Got to Do with It? was released in 1993.
Watch a film clip on the sitter from the BBC Archive in the Media section below