Artists from the UK and Ireland compete by creating portraits of famous people.

Series Cast

  1. Joan Bakewell

    Joan Bakewell

    Herself - Host

    58 Episodes

  2. Frank Skinner

    Frank Skinner

    Himself - Host

    36 Episodes

  3. Stephen Mangan

    Stephen Mangan

    Himself - Host

    11 Episodes

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Last Season


2020 | 11 Episodes

Season 6 of Portrait Artist of the Year premiered on January 21, 2020.

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Portrait Artist of the Year
Portrait Artist of the Year


Status Returning Series


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Type Documentary

Original Language English


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