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List of famous TV actors from Wales, listed alphabetically with photos of the actors when available. Wales has given birth to a lot of talented television actors who have gone on to star in comedies, dramas, soap operas, reality shows and more. These are some of the funniest and most talented Welsh TV stars that have ever lived, so if you're an aspiring actor or actress from Wales this list should contain many of your idols. If you're looking for a particular popular actor or actress from Wales then use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

This list contains TV actors like Trystan Gravelle and Ieuan Rhys.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best Welsh TV actors?" and "Which television actors are from Wales?"

You can click on the names of these legendary TV stars of Wales in order to get more information about each one. If you're a TV junkie use this list of talented Welsh actresses to find some new TV stars that you haven't already heard of.

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Anthony Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Anthony Hopkins Tony Bennett: The Music Never Ends, War and Peace, Great Expectations

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Roald Dahl is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales

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Dawn French is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Dawn French The Vicar of Dibley, French & Saunders, French and Saunders

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John Rhys-Davies is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
John Rhys-Davies Sliders, Shōgun, Kröd Mändoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire

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Terry Jones is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Terry Jones Monty Python's Flying Circus, Do Not Adjust Your Set, Twice a Fortnight

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Catherine Zeta-Jones is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Catherine Zeta-Jones The Darling Buds of May, The Catherine Cookson Anthology: The Cinder Path, The Scrat Show

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Bertrand Russell is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales

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Ruth Jones is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Ruth Jones Little Britain, Gavin & Stacey, Gavin and Stacey

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Keith Allen is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Keith Allen Robin Hood, Making Out, Bodies

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Pam Ferris is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Pam Ferris Call The Midwife, Little Dorrit, Rosemary & Thyme

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Christian Bale is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales

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Ioan Gruffudd is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Ioan Gruffudd Ringer, Ben 10: Alien Force, Forever

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Michael Sheen is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Michael Sheen Masters of Sex, The Grand, Ancient Rome: The Rise and Fall of an Empire

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Richard Burton is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Richard Burton Ellis Island, Wagner

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Andrew Davies is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales

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Rob Brydon is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Rob Brydon Gavin & Stacey, Gavin and Stacey, Oliver Twist

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Timothy Dalton is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Timothy Dalton Penny Dreadful, Centennial, Scarlett

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Joanna Page is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Joanna Page Gavin & Stacey, Gavin and Stacey, The Secret Saturdays

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Ray Milland is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Ray Milland Look What's Happened to Rosemary's Baby, The Dream Merchants, Meet Mr. McNutley

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Paul Whitehouse is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Paul Whitehouse The Fast Show, Harry Enfield's Television Programme, The Smell of Reeves and Mortimer

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Russell T Davies is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Russell T Davies Torchwood Declassified

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Griff Rhys Jones is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Griff Rhys Jones Whose Line Is It Anyway?, Whose Line Is It Anyway? (UK), Not the Nine O'Clock News

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Jonathan Pryce is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Jonathan Pryce Game of Thrones, Clone, Victoria & Albert

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Tim Vincent is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Tim Vincent Access Hollywood, Children's Ward, Dangerfield

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Glynis Johns is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Glynis Johns Scooby-Doo and the Ghoul School, The Happy Prince, Glynis

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Bernard Fox is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Bernard Fox The Andy Griffith Show, Bewitched

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Tom Ellis is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Tom Ellis Miranda, The Fades, Rush

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Matthew Rhys is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Matthew Rhys The Americans, Brothers & Sisters, P.O.W.

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Roger Rees is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Roger Rees Boston Common, M.A.N.T.I.S., Bouquet of Barbed Wire

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Charlotte Church is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Charlotte Church The Charlotte Church Show

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Ken Follett is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Ken Follett The Pillars of the Earth

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Owen Teale is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Owen Teale Game of Thrones, Murphy's Law, Island at War

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Paul Rhys is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Paul Rhys Murdoch Mysteries, The Assets, Great Expectations

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Duffy is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales

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Kate Burton is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Kate Burton Grey's Anatomy, Scandal, Ellis Island

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Vinnie Jones is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Vinnie Jones Elementary, Galavant, The Cape

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Perdita Weeks is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Perdita Weeks The Tudors, Great Expectations, Lost in Austen

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Charles Dale is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Charles Dale The Lakes, Belonging, Rocket Man

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Peter Wingfield is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Peter Wingfield Highlander: The Series, Queen Of Swords, Queen of Swords

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Siân Phillips is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Siân Phillips I, Claudius, The Magician's House

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Eve Myles is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Eve Myles Torchwood, Little Dorrit, Torchwood Declassified

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Gareth Gwenlan is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales

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Kenneth Griffith is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Kenneth Griffith Shaka Zulu

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Margaret John is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Margaret John Crossroads, The District Nurse, Eyes Down

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Jimmy Sangster is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales

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Robert Pugh is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Robert Pugh The Virgin Queen, The Lakes, The Shadow Line

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Emlyn Williams is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Emlyn Williams The Great War

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Martin Amis is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales

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Kevin Allen is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Kevin Allen The Thin Blue Line

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Stanley Baker is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous TV Actors from Wales
Stanley Baker How Green Was My Valley, Orzowei