Vincent Van Gogh

Vincent Van Gogh

In Vincent and the Doctor, we meet one of history’s most famous artists, Vincent Van Gogh.

Van Gogh is a passionate man but not a straight-forward one. Perceptive, honest but painfully lonely, he makes no secret of his admiration for Amy!

Van Gogh was born in Holland in 1853 and studied art in Belgium. He did not begin painting until his late twenties but in his remaining years his work rate was immense, creating an amazing number of powerful and unique paintings. Many of them are recognized as the world’s most popular pieces of art, from vivid sunflowers to powerful self-portraits.

About Tony Curran

Scottish-born actor Tony Curran has appeared in films such as 'Shallow Grave,' 'Gladiator,' 'Pearl Harbor,' 'Blade II,' 'The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen,' 'Flight of the Phoenix,' 'Underworld: Evolution,' and 'Ondine.' He has guest-starred on TV shows including 'Primeval,' 'Numb3rs,' 'Medium,' '24,' and 'The Mentalist.' He is well-known to British TV viewers for his role as Lenny on the popular ‘90s drama, 'This Life.' He is set to appear in Steven Spielberg’s 'The Adventures of Tintin' (co-written by Steven Moffat).