Actors Famous Film Actors From Brussels

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List of famous movie actors & actresses who were born in Brussels, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Some of these celebrities weren't necessarily born in Brussels, as in some cases Brussels may only be their hometown and not necessarily their birthplace. If you're from Brussels then your city's claim to fame might be that the actors and actresses listed below are from there as well. There may be a lot of famous athletes, musicians and other famous people that were born in Brussels, but this list highlights only names of actors and actresses.

Items here include everything from Jean-Claude Van Damme to Diane von Fürstenberg.

This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Brussels?" and "Which famous actors were born in Brussels?"

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Agnès Varda is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
age 90 Agnès Varda is a French film director and professor at the European Graduate School. Her films, photographs, and art installations focus on documentary realism, feminist issues, and ...more

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Albert Cavens is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
Died at 79 (1906-1985) Albert Cavens was a Belgian-born American silent film child actor.

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Alberto Rey is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
age 52

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Alexandra Vandernoot is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
age 53 Alexandra Vandernoot is a Belgian actress. While having starred in a number of French films, her best-known role internationally is as Tessa Noël, Duncan MacLeod's girlfriend, in the ...more

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Ankur Tewari is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
age 41 Ankur Tewari is a director, writer and musician. Born into a family of engineers and teachers, Ankur Tewari decided to do hotel management and graduated from IHM Bhopal. Almost immediately, he ...more

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Anne Campion is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
age 89 Anne Campion is an actress.

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Anne Coesens is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
age 50 Anne Coesens is a Belgian actress. Her acting credits include Illegal, Ma vie en rose, Private Lessons, Tomorrow We Move, and Diamant 13. She received the Magritte Award for Best Actress for

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Audrey Hepburn is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
Died at 64 (1929-1993) Audrey Hepburn was a British actress and humanitarian. Recognised as a film and fashion icon, Hepburn was active during Hollywood's Golden Age. She was ranked by the American Film Institute as ...more

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Annette Wademant is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
age 90 Annette Wademant is a screenwriter.

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Annie Cordy is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
age 90 Baroness Léonie Cooreman, known under the stage name Annie Cordy, is a Belgian film actress and singer. She has appeared in 50 films since 1954. She has staged many memorable appearances ...more

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Arthur Devère is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
Died at 78 (1883-1961) Arthur Devère was a Belgian film actor. He appeared in 59 films between 1913 and 1956.

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August Van den Hoeck is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
Died at 79 (1863-1942) August Van den Hoeck was an actor.

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Axelle Carolyn is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
age 39 Axelle Carolyn is a Belgian filmmaker and former actor and journalist.

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Betty van Es is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
Betty van Es Died at 55 (1900-1955) Betty van Es was an actor.

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Boris Van Gils is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
age 45 Boris Van Gils is an actor and film producer.

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Fernand Gravey is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
Died at 65 (1905-1970) Fernand Gravey, also known as Fernand Gravet in America, was the son of actors Georges Mertens and Fernande Depernay, who appeared in silent films produced by pioneer "Belge Cinéma

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Carole Weyers is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
age 34 Carole Weyers is an actress.

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Chantal Akerman is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
age 68 Chantal Anne Akerman is a Belgian film director, artist, and professor of film at the City College of New York. Her best-known film is Jeanne Dielman, 23 quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles. ...more

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Christelle Cornil is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
age 41 Christelle Cornil is a Belgian actress. Her acting credits include Soeur Sourire, Illegal, Mr. Average, Beauties at War, Julie & Julia, OSS 117: Lost in Rio, My Queen Karo, The Round Up. She ...more

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Claude Laydu is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
Claude Laydu Died at 84 (1927-2011) Claude Laydu was Belgian-born French actor on stage and in films. He was renowned for his performance in his film debut in the role of the young priest in Robert Bresson's Diary of a Country ...more

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Corentin Lobet is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
age 39 Corentin Lobet is an actor.

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David Bursztein is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
age 55 David Bursztein is an actor, a comedian, a singer-song writer and a theatre director.

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Deborah Rombaut is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
Deborah Rombaut is an actress.

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Diane von Fürstenberg is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
age 72 Diane von Furstenberg, formerly Princess Diane of Fürstenberg is a Belgian-born American fashion designer best known for her iconic wrap dress. She initially rose to prominence when she ...more

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Eric de Kuyper is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
age 76 Eric de Kuyper is a Flemish-Belgian and Dutch writer, semiologist, art critic, and experimental film director. Fictionalized autobiographical novels, written in the 3rd-person, account for most ...more

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Ève Francis is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
Ève Francis Died at 94 (1886-1980) Ève Francis was an actress and film-maker. She was born in Belgium but spent most of her career in France. She became closely associated with the writer Paul Claudel, and she was married ...more

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Fabrizio Rongione is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
age 45 Fabrizio Rongione is a Belgian screenwriter, film producer and actor.

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François Vincentelli is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
age 47 François Vincentelli is an actor.

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Fred Cavens is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
Died at 80 (1882-1962) Fred Cavens is an actor.

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Frédérique Dolphyn is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
age 56 Frédérique Dolphyn is an actor, film director and screenwriter.

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Georges Jamin is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
Died at 65 (1906-1971) Georges Jamin is a film actor.

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Georges Siatidis is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
age 55 Georges Siatidis is an actor.

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Gordon Munro is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
age 47 Gordon Munro is an actor.

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Guy De La Berg is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
Guy De La Berg age 81 Guy De La Berg is an actor.

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Guy De Vestel is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
Died at 77 (1896-1973) Guy De Vestel was an actor.

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Helena Noguerra is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
age 49 Helena Noguerra is a Belgian actress, singer and television presenter of Portuguese descent. She is the sister of singer Lio. Her songs have been used in commercials and television programmes ...more

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Helene Whitney is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
Helene Whitney Died at 76 (1914-1990) Helene Whitney also known as Helene Reynolds was an American actress who appeared in films in the late 1930s and 1940s.

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Hergé is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
Died at 76 (1907-1983) Georges Prosper Remi, known by the pen name Hergé, was a Belgian cartoonist. He is best known for The Adventures of Tintin, the series of comic albums which are considered one of the most ...more

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Jacques Brel is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
Died at 49 (1929-1978) Jacques Romain Georges Brel was a Belgian singer-songwriter who composed and performed literate, thoughtful, and theatrical songs that generated a large, devoted following—initially in Belgium ...more

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Jacques Faber is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
age 78 Jacques Faber is an actor.

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Jean-Claude Adelin is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
age 60 Jean-Claude Adelin is an actor.

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Jean-Claude Van Damme is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
age 58 Jean-Claude Camille François Van Varenberg, professionally known as Jean-Claude Van Damme and abbreviated as JCVD, is a Belgian martial artist, actor, and director best known for his ...more

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Jeff Marlow is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
Jeff Marlow is an actor.

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Jérémie Renier is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
age 37 Jérémie Renier is a Belgian actor. He lives in Paris, France. His film debut was in the critically praised La Promesse, directed by Luc and Jean-Pierre Dardenne. He became better ...more

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Jo Van Cottom is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
Jo Van Cottom Died at 96 (1898-1994) Jo Van Cottom is an actor.

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John Dobrynine is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
age 72 John Dobrynine is an actor.

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Jonathan Zaccaï is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
age 48 Jonathan Zaccaï is a Belgian actor, film director and screenwriter. His acting credits include The Beat That My Heart Skipped, Private Lessons, The True Story of My Life in Rouen, The Role ...more

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José van Dam is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
age 78 Joseph, Baron van Damme, known as José van Dam, is a Belgian bass-baritone. At the age of 17, he entered the Brussels Royal Conservatory and studied with Frederic Anspach. A year later, ...more

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Jules Raucourt is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
Died at 77 (1890-1967) Jules Raucourt was an actor.

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Julia Cuypers is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Film Actors From Brussels
Died at 81 (1871-1952) Julia Cuypers was an actress.