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What is a caricature anyway? A caricature is a portrait that exaggerates or distorts the essence of a person, animal or object to create an easily identifiable visual likeness. In literature, a caricature is a description of a person using exaggeration of some characteristics and oversimplification of others. Caricatures can be insulting or complimentary and can serve a political purpose or be drawn solely for entertainment.
Caricatures of politicians are commonly used in editorial cartoons, while caricatures of movie stars are often found in entertainment magazines. You can probably get one of yourself at an amusement part. French designer Anthony Geoffroy has created some hilarious digital caricatures of famous actors and celebrities. We collected a few of them for you to enjoy!
Jack Bauer from 24
Bree Van De Kamp from Desperate Housewives
Jack Shephard from Lost
Are you talking to me ?
Michael Scofield from prison Break
Carrie Bradshaw from Sex and th city
Frodo from LOTR
JD from Scrub
John Locke from LOST
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