List of Huguenots - Arts & Entertainment

Arts & Entertainment

  • James Agee, American screenwriter and Pulitzer prize winning author
  • Agrippa d'Aubigné, French poet
  • Earl W. Bascom, American rodeo cowboy, artist, and sculptor
  • Richie Benaud, Australian cricketer and commentator
  • Roy Cazaly, Australian Legendary Australian Rules footballer. English Huguenot and Scottish ancestry
  • Pierre Bayle, French author and philosopher
  • Frédéric Bazille, French Impressionist painter
  • Sébastien Bourdon, French painter
  • Hablot Knight Browne ("Phiz"), British illustrator of Charles Dickens
  • Samuel Chappuzeau, French author, poet, and playwright
  • William Christopher, American actor
  • Marie De Cotteblanche (c1520-c1584) known for her skill in languages and translation of works from Spanish to French.
  • Benjamin Constant, Swiss writer
  • Tony Cottee, West Ham United and England footballer
  • Piers Courage, English racing driver
  • Joan Crawford, American actress
  • Davy Crockett, American folk hero
  • Hansie Cronje, South African cricketer
  • Jean Delannoy, French actor, film editor, screenwriter, and film director
  • Louis de Rochemont, filmmaker
  • Richard de Rochemont, filmmaker
  • Phil de Glanville, England rugby union international
  • William De Morgan, British art potter, tile designer, and author
  • Johnny Depp, American actor
  • G.E.M. de Ste. Croix, British writer and historian
  • Daphne du Maurier, English writer
  • George du Maurier, English author and cartoonist
  • Gerald du Maurier, English actor
  • I. D. du Plessis, South African writer, member of the Dertigers group
  • Max du Preez, is a South African author, columnist and documentary filmmaker and was the founding editor of Vrye Weekblad.
  • Theodor Fontane, German novelist and poet
  • Johnny Fourie, South African Jazz guitarist.
  • Philip Morin Freneau, American poet
  • Judy Garland, actress and singer
  • David Garrick, English actor
  • André Gide, French author
  • Jean-Luc Godard, French film director
  • Jurgen Hahn, German handball player
  • Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Austrian conductor
  • Dashiell Hammett, American author
  • Eddie Izzard, English comedian and actor
  • Elsa Joubert, South African novelist
  • Victor Lardent, British advertising designer who drew Times New Roman
  • William Larminie, Irish poet
  • Christian Ignatius Latrobe, British clergyman, composer, and musician
  • Simon Le Bon, English musician
  • Sheridan Le Fanu, Irish writer
  • Jacques Le Moyne, French artist and explorer
  • Madeleine L'Engle, American author
  • Paul Michael Levesque, American pro wrestler famous under pseudonym of Triple H
  • Jean-Étienne Liotard, Swiss painter
  • Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, American poet
  • Pierre Loti, French Orientalist writer
  • Pierre des Maizeaux, author
  • Charles Maturin, Irish Gothic writer
  • Jacques-Louis Monod, pianist, composer, and teacher
  • Laurence Olivier, English actor
  • Karl Oenike, 1862 - 1924 German Landscape Painter
  • Bernard Palissy, French potter
  • Tom Paulin, British poet and critic
  • Jon Pertwee, English actor
  • François Pienaar captain of the Springboks
  • Elfrida Pigou, Canadian mountaineer
  • James Planché, British dramatist and officer of arms
  • Tyrone Power, actor
  • Tyrone Power, Sr., actor
  • Frederic Remington, American artist and sculptor
  • Keith Richards, English musician
  • Guillaume de Salluste Du Bartas, French poet
  • Julia Sawalha, British actress of Huguenot and Jordanian ancestry
  • Charlize Theron, South African actress
  • Juan Theron, South African cricketer
  • Henry David Thoreau, American writer
  • Théophile de Viau, poet and dramatist
  • John Greenleaf Whittier, American poet
  • Peter Griffin, American brewer, toy-maker, deposed President of Petoria (self-described Huguenot)

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