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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Academy of Performing Arts in Prague and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Academy of Performing Arts in Prague, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Academy of Performing Arts in Prague include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Academy of Performing Arts in Prague alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Academy of Performing Arts in Prague are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Academy of Performing Arts in Prague.

Everything from Miloš Forman to Emir Kusturica is included on this list.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Academy of Performing Arts in Prague?” and “Which celebrities are Academy of Performing Arts in Prague alumni?”
Václav Havel is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Academy Of Performing Arts In Prague Alumni
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Václav Havel was a Czech writer, philosopher, dissident, and statesman. From 1989 to 1992, he served as the first democratically elected president of Czechoslovakia in 41 years. He then served as the first president of the Czech Republic after the Czech-Slovak split. Within Czech literature, he is ...more

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Profession: Poet, Politician, Author, Writer, Peace activist, + more

Age: Died at 75 (1936-2011)

Birthplace: Prague, Europe, Czech Republic, Central Europe, Czechoslovakia, + more

Credits: Up and Down, The Stone Bridge, Leaving, Kazdy mlady muz, Inventura, + more

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#53 on The Most Enlightened Leaders in World History

#45 on History's Greatest Essayists

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Milan Kundera is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Academy Of Performing Arts In Prague Alumni
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Milan Kundera is the most recognized Czech-born living writer, and one of the world's best-known authors. He has lived in exile in France since 1975, having become a naturalised citizen in 1981. He "sees himself as a French writer and insists his work should be studied as French literature and ...more

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Profession: Poet, Novelist, Author, Essayist, Writer, + more

Age: 88

Birthplace: Brno, Jihovýchod, Czech Republic

Credits: The Unbearable Lightness of Being, The Joke, Já, truchlivý bůh, Vlasnici kljuceva, + more

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#14 on The Greatest Living Writers & Most Famous Authors Today

#13 on The 30+ Best Living Novelists & Fiction Authors Today, Ranked

#82 on The Best Novelists of All Time

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Jan Švankmajer is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Academy Of Performing Arts In Prague Alumni
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Jan Švankmajer is a Czech filmmaker and artist whose work spans several media. He is a self-labeled surrealist known for his animations and features, which have greatly influenced other artists such as Terry Gilliam, the Brothers Quay, and many others. ...more

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Profession: Production Designer, Screenwriter, Filmmaker, Animator, Artist, + more

Age: 82

Birthplace: Prague, Czech Republic

Credits: Alice, Conspirators of Pleasure, Greedy Guts, Dimensions of Dialogue, Faust, + more

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Miloš Forman is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Academy Of Performing Arts In Prague Alumni
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Jan Tomáš Forman, known as Miloš Forman, is a Czech film director, screenwriter, actor, and professor, who until 1968 lived and worked primarily in the former Czechoslovakia. Forman was one of the most important directors of the Czechoslovak New Wave. His 1967 film The Fireman's Ball, on the surface ...more

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Profession: Professor, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor, Film Director

Age: 85

Birthplace: Čáslav, Czech Republic

Credits: One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, Amadeus, Hair, The People vs. Larry Flynt, Man on the Moon, + more

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#27 on The Greatest Directors in Movie History

#29 on The Greatest Living Directors, Ranked List

#59 on The Most Overrated Directors of All Time

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