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List of famous film actors and actresses from Portugal, listed by their popularity with photos when available. Portugal has given birth to some great movie actors and actresses over the years, many of who have gone on to star in comedies, dramas, horror movies and more. These are some of the best Portuguese screen actors in the history of the world, so if you're a native of Portugal and an aspiring actor/actress then these are people you should look up to.

This list below has a variety of film actors in it, from André Maia to Vitor Correia.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best Portuguese actors?" and "Which movies stars are from Portugal?"

You can click on the names of these legendary movie stars of Portugal in order to get more information about each one. If you're a film buff use this list of talented Portuguese film actors to find some new movies you haven't already seen.

1
Herman José is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Herman José Love Letters of a Portuguese Nun

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2
Luis Régo is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Luis Régo Get a Life, The Fuhrer Runs Amok, The Phantom Heart

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JP Simões is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
JP Simões Muddy River

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Joaquim de Almeida is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Joaquim de Almeida Fast Five, Desperado, Behind Enemy Lines

5
Nicolau Breyner is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Nicolau Breyner Edge of the Horizon, Love Letters of a Portuguese Nun, O Misterio da Estrada de Sintra

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Paulino Nunes is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Paulino Nunes Half Baked, The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day, Blindness

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Louis Ferreira is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Louis Ferreira Dawn of the Dead, Shooter, Cocktail

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Ana Moreira is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Ana Moreira Tabu, Trance, The Portuguese Nun

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Manoel de Oliveira is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Manoel de Oliveira Voyage to the Beginning of the World, Hitler in Hollywood, Porto of My Childhood

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Aure Atika is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Aure Atika The Beat That My Heart Skipped, OSS 117: Cairo, Nest of Spies

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Cristiano Ronaldo is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Cristiano Ronaldo Golden Shoes

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José Saramago is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
José Saramago The Biggest Flower in the World

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Duncan Lamont is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Duncan Lamont Quatermass and the Pit, Mutiny on the Bounty, The 39 Steps

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Maria de Medeiros is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Maria de Medeiros Pulp Fiction, Henry & June, My Life Without Me

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Carmen Miranda is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Carmen Miranda Scared Stiff, Nancy Goes to Rio, A Date with Judy

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Luís Miguel Cintra is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Luís Miguel Cintra The Strange Case of Angelica, A Ilha dos Amores, The Dancer Upstairs

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João Costa Menezes is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
João Costa Menezes Gladiator, Sleepy Hollow, V for Vendetta

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Paula LaBaredas is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Paula LaBaredas Paul, Comic-Con: Episode IV - A Fans Hope, Camel Spiders

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Daniela Ruah is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Daniela Ruah Red Tails, Tu & Eu, Canaviais

20
Lio is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Lio The Last Mistress, Carnage, Love After Love

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Carloto Cotta is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Carloto Cotta Tabu, To Die Like a Man, Mysteries of Lisbon

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Manuel Mozos is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Manuel Mozos The Golden Helmet, A Woman's Revenge, The Face You Deserve

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Jordan-Claire Green is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Jordan-Claire Green School of Rock, The 12 Dogs of Christmas, Forgotten Pills

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Vítor Norte is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Vítor Norte Cinco dias^! cinco noites, On My Birthday, Breathing (Under Water)

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Manuel Cortez is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Manuel Cortez To Faro, Night of the Living Dorks, Fire

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Manuel Mesquita is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Manuel Mesquita Tabu, The Sword And The Rose, A Zona

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Joe Raposo is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Joe Raposo Pontoffel Pock, Where Are You?

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João Perry is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
João Perry Abraham's Valley, A Portuguese Farewell, Duas Mulheres

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João Reis is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
João Reis In the Darkness of the Night, A Woman's Revenge, Schizophonia

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Alice da Cunha is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Alice da Cunha The Iron Lady, Outpost: Black Sun

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Ruy Guerra is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Ruy Guerra Aguirre^! the Wrath of God, The House of Sand, I-Juca Pirama

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João Lagarto is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
João Lagarto Foreign Land, The Great Kilapy, The End of the World

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Amália Rodrigues is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Amália Rodrigues Until the End of the World, Fados, Amalia Rodrigues: Live in New York City

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Duarte de Almeida is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Duarte de Almeida Word and Utopia, The Convent, Ill-Fated Love

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Alexandra Lencastre is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Alexandra Lencastre The Dancer Upstairs, The End of the World, The Mutants

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Isabel Ruth is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Isabel Ruth I'm Going Home, The Strange Case of Angelica, Anxiety

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Joaquim Pinto is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Joaquim Pinto Woman on Top

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Rita Blanco is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Rita Blanco Amour, Anxiety, Dead Man's Memories

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Diogo Dória is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Diogo Dória Until the End of the World, The Cannibals, Anxiety

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Lúcia Moniz is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Lúcia Moniz Love Actually, The Right Juice

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Patrícia Bull is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Patrícia Bull Kaminey: The Scoundrels, The Great Kilapy, The Hero

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Teresa Madruga is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Teresa Madruga Tabu, In the White City, Francisca

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Humberto Madeira is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal

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Paiva Raposo is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Paiva Raposo Camões

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Adelaide João is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Adelaide João Ill-Fated Love, Francisca, Morning Undersea

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Manuel Alveiro is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Manuel Alveiro Service Actif, Tequila, Service Actif 2

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Diego San Paolo is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Diego San Paolo Tequila, Service Actif, Le Coursier

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Ana Cristina Oliveira is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Ana Cristina Oliveira Miami Vice, Taxi, Two Drifters

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Adriano Luz is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
Adriano Luz Mysteries of Lisbon, Alex, Get a Life

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José Eduardo is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Popular Film Actors from Portugal
José Eduardo Napomuceno's Will, Dot.Com, The Trip