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Anna Popplewell

Anna Katherine Popplewell (born 16 December 1988) is an English film, television and theatre actress. She is known for her role as Susan Pevensie in The Chronicles of Narnia film series since 2005, as Chyler Silva in Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn since 2012 and Lady Lola in Reign from 2013–2016.

Type: actor,stage actor,model,film actorNationality: United Kingdom

Anna Pump

Anna Pump (April 11, 1934 – October 5, 2015) was a German-born American chef, cookbook author, baker, and innkeeper best known for her bakery and gourmet takeout shop in The Hamptons, Loaves & Fishes. She was the author of four cookbooks and the owner of the Bridgehampton Inn. Pump was a mentor to Ina Garten, of Food Network, who wrote the forward to Pump's final cookbook Summer on a Plate. She was sometimes a guest on Garten's Barefoot Contessa.

Type: chefNationality: United States of America

Anna Quindlen

Anna Marie Quindlen is an American author, journalist, and opinion columnist whose New York Times column, Public and Private, won the Pulitzer Prize for Commentary in 1992. She began her journalism career in 1974 as a reporter for the New York Post. Between 1977 and 1994 she held several posts at The New York Times.

Type: Journalist, columnist, novelistNationality: American

Anna Seward

Anna Seward was an English Romantic poet, often called the Swan of Lichfield.

Type: WriterNationality: English

Anna Sewell

Anna Sewell was an English novelist, best known as the author of the classic novel Black Beauty.

Type: WriterNationality: English

Anna Shipton

Anna Shipton née Savage was an English religious writer who, from a relatively early age, wrote essays on Christianity.

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Anna Silk

Anna Silk is a Canadian actress best known for her role as Bo Dennis, the protagonist of the Showcase television series Lost Girl (2010–2015).

Type: actor,stage actor,film actorNationality: Canada

Anna Sui

Anna Sui is an American fashion designer. Sui is one of the most celebrated names in fashion history, known for her timeless designs and ability to transcend eras with historical and culturally inspired collections.

Type: DesignerNationality: American

Anna Torv

Anna Torv (born 7 June 1979) is an Australian actress known for her roles as FBI agent Olivia Dunham on television series Fringe (2008–2013) for which she was nominated for the Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Actress in a Drama Series in 2011 and as Doctor Wendy Carr in Netflix's Mindhunter (2017–present).

Type: actor,stage actor,film actorNationality: Australia

Anna Wickham

Anna Wickham was the pseudonym of Edith Alice Mary Harper, a British poet with strong Australian connections. She is remembered as a modernist figure and feminist writer, though one not able to command sustained critical attention in her lifetime.

Type: PoetNationality: British

Anna Wintour

Anna Wintour, OBE is the English-born editor-in-chief of American Vogue, a position she has held since 1988. With her trademark pageboy bob haircut and sunglasses, Wintour has become an institution throughout the fashion world, widely praised for her eye for fashion trends and her support for younger designers.

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Anna Wood

Anna Elizabeth Wood (born December 30, 1985) is an American film, stage, and television actress.

Type: actor,television actor,film actorNationality: United States of America

Annabella Sciorra

Annabella Sciorra is an American film, television, and stage actress. Sciorra received an Independent Spirit Award nomination for Best Female Lead for the 1989 film True Love, and came to widespread attention in her co-lead role in Spike Lee's 1991 film Jungle Fever. She starred in the 1992 thriller The Hand That Rocks The Cradle, and received critical acclaim for her work in Cop Land.

Type: ActressNationality: American

Annabelle Selldorf

Annabelle Selldorf is a German-born architect and founding principal of Selldorf Architects, a New York City-based architecture practice. She is a Fellow of the American Institute of Architects (FAIA) and the recipient of the 2016 AIANY Medal of Honor. Her projects include the Sunset Park Material Recovery Facility, Neue Galerie New York, a renovation of the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, David Zwirner's 20th Street Gallery, 200 11th Avenue and 10 Bond Street. Current projects include an expansion of the Frick Collection, the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, Hauser & Wirth]'s new gallery on 22nd street in Chelsea, The Mwabwindo School, 21 East 12th, and several buildings for the LUMA Foundation's new contemporary center in Arles, France.

Type: architectNationality: Germany

Annabelle Wallis

Annabelle Frances Wallis (born 5 September 1984) is an English actress who has played Jane Seymour in Showtime's period drama The Tudors (2009–2010), Grace Burgess in the BBC drama Peaky Blinders (2013–2016), Mia in the supernatural horror film Annabelle (2014) and Jenny Halsey in the supernatural adventure film The Mummy (2017).

Type: actor,television actor,film actorNationality: United Kingdom

Annabeth Gish

Annabeth Gish (born March 13, 1971) is an American actress. She has played roles in films Shag, Hiding Out, Mystic Pizza, SLC Punk!, The Last Supper and Double Jeopardy. On television, she played Special Agent Monica Reyes on The X-Files, Elizabeth Bartlet Westin on The West Wing, Diane Gould on Halt and Catch Fire, Eileen Caffee on Brotherhood, Charlotte Millwright on The Bridge and Sheriff Althea Jarry on the final season of Sons of Anarchy.

Type: screenwriter,actor,television actor,film actorNationality: United States of America

Annalee Newitz

Annalee Newitz (born 1969) is an American journalist, editor, and author of both fiction and nonfiction. She has written for the periodicals Popular Science and Wired. From 1999 to 2008 she wrote a syndicated weekly column called Techsploitation, and from 2000 to 2004 she was the culture editor of the San Francisco Bay Guardian. In 2004 she became a policy analyst at the Electronic Frontier Foundation. With C.J. Anders, she also co-founded Other magazine, a periodical that ran from 2002 to 2007. From 2008 to 2015 she was Editor-in-Chief of Gawker-owned media venture io9, and subsequently its direct descendent Gizmodo, Gawker's design and technology blog. As of 2016, she is Tech Culture Editor at the technology site Ars Technica.

Type: journalist,bloggerNationality: United States of America

Annalena McAfee

Annalena McAfee (born c.1952) is a British children's author and journalist.

Type: writer,journalist,literary critic,children's writer,novelistNationality: United Kingdom