John Sessions stars as Pere Tanguy

John has had ensemble roles as a character actor in many films such as Gangs of New York, The Bounty, and Kenneth Branagh’s Henry V.


He starred prominently in Channel 4’s Porterhouse Blues and BBC’s lavish adaptaption of Mervyn Peake’s novels, Gormenghast. He is a regular panellist on Whose Line is it Anyway and QI.


The Passionate Paint Seller

“He was no martyr.”

Douglas Booth stars as Armand Roulin

Robert Gulaczyk stars as Vincent van Gogh

Eleanor Tomlinson stars as Adeline Ravoux

Jerome Flynn stars as Doctor Paul Gachet

Saoirse Ronan stars as Marguerite Gachet

Chris O'dowd stars as Postman Joseph Roulin

John Sessions stars as Pere Tanguy

Aidan Turner stars as The Boatman

Helen McCrory stars as Louise Chevalier

James Greene stars as Old Man

Bill Thomas stars as Dr Mazery

Martin Herdman stars as Gendarme Rigaumon

Robin Hodges stars as Lieutenant Milliet

Josh Burdett stars as Zouave

Holly Earl stars as La Mousme

Joe Stuckey stars as Idiot Boy


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