Celebrity Face Dataset

Welcome to Celebrity Faces Database!
This is a database designed face recognition related task. The data set contains face images and videos of 30 celebrities, who are well-known within their fields so that sufficient corresponding video data can be crawled. The following tables shows the list of included celebrities.
Occupation
Name
Video Source
Politician
Barack Obama

Speech
News Report

Yingjiu Ma
Al Sharpton
Western Actor
Adam Sandler
Movies
Interviews
Alexander Skargard
Alan Alda
Anthony Hopkins
Alan Rickman
Alan Tricke
Amy Poehler
Alicia Silverstone
Asian Actor
Chao Deng
Movies
Interviews
Baoqiang Wang
Zidan Zhen
Benshan Zhao
Bingbing Fan
Wei Tang
Yuanyuan Gao
Singer
Dehua Liu
Music Albums
Concerts
Katty Perry
Wenwei Mo
Xiaochun Chen
Yanzi Sun
Hoster&Anchor
Anderson Cooper

News
Report
Talk Show
TV Programs

Fujian Bi
Lan Yang
Jing Chai
CEO
Yun Ma

Commercial News
Product LaunchVideo

Bill Gates
Steve Jobs

The images are downloaded from Google Image Search. Faces are detected and well-normalized. In total, we retrieved 100 images for each celebrities.

Querying by the names of the celebrities, a video corpus consisting of about 300 video clips is downloaded from video sharing websites, e.g., YouTube.

The preliminary download link is here.

The dowload link for a more organized data will be available soon.