Look-alikes: journalists & other writers

Marie Colvin
Françoise Sagan
Janet Frame
Martha Gellhorn
Hannah Arendt
Lillian Hellman
Marina Tsvetaeva
Enid Blyton
Dorothy Parker
Hedda Hopper
Louella Parsons
Gertrude Stein
other modern
other modern
French writers
Emily Dickinson
the Brontës
George Sand

Look-alike makeups: Novelists & other writers

Novelists, poets & other writers have all received (or is it suffered) the biopic treatment with varying degrees of accuracy in the depiction of both their lives and their appearance.

With or without prosthetic noses Hollywood tends to be prettier than real life.