LONDON — A British actor has been named the world’s best Vincent Van Gogh lookalike after a global search to find the artist’s doppelganger.
Actor Dan Baker, 35, beat 1,250 contestants from 37 countries in an international competition to find someone who bears a resemblance to the Dutch painter.
Van Gogh — who died 126 years ago — is best known for his unique Post-Impressionist style, and his most famous works include “Sunflowers,” “The Starry Night,” along with his self-portraits.
After a friend told Baker that the global search for a lookalike was underway, he decided to send a photo of himself to see what would happen. Read more…