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List of film actors and actresses from Russia, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Russia has produced some very talented actors and actresses in the last century, many of who have gone on to star in comedies, dramas, horror movies and more. These Russian actors specialize in film, television or even theater, so they're not all necessarily movie stars. These are some of the best Russian actors the country has ever seen, so if you're a native of Russia and an aspiring actor/actress then these are people you should look up to.

This is a list that features actors like Mikhail Matveyev and Aleksei Chadov.

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

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

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Abraham Foxman is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
age 77 Abraham Henry Foxman is a Litvak-American lawyer. He is the National Director of the Anti-Defamation League.

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Ada Rogovtseva is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
age 80 Ada Rogovtseva is a Ukrainian actress. She has appeared in over 30 films and television shows since 1957. She won the award for Best Actress at the 7th Moscow International Film Festival for her ...more

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Adam Rom is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
age 47 Adam Rom is a film editor.

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Adela Secall is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
age 38 Adela Secall is an actress.

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Adia Kuznetzoff is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
Dec. at 65 (1889-1954) Adia Kuznetzoff was an actor.

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Afrika is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
age 52 Afrika is a Russian artist. He was born in Novorossiysk, on the Black Sea, and in the early 1980s moved to Leningrad, where he met and became friends with leaders of the art scene there, such as ...more

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Albert Demchenko is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
age 46 Albert Mikhailovich Demchenko is a Russian luger who has competed since 1992. A seven-time Winter Olympian, he finally won his first medal at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin with a silver in ...more

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Anatoli Papanov is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
Died at 65 (1922-1987) Anatoli Dmitrievich Papanov was a popular Soviet film and theatre actor. Papanov starred in some of the best and well-known Soviet films, often together with his friend, Andrei Mironov. Mostly ...more

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Albert Filozov is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
age 78 Albert Filozov is an actor.

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Albina Akhatova is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
age 39 Albina Khamitovna Akhatova is a retired Russian biathlete.

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Alec Lynch is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
Alec Lynch age 19 Alec Lynch is an actor.

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Aleksander Dzwonkowski is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
Dec. at 70 (1907-1977) Aleksander Dzwonkowski was an actor.

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Aleksandr Abdulov is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
Died at 55 (1953-2008) Aleksandr Gavrilovich Abdúlov was a notable Soviet/Russian actor. Aleksandr Abdulov went to school from 1960 to 1970 and upon graduating wanted to become a sportsman. However, Abdulov's ...more

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Aleksandr Akulov is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
age 25 Aleksandr Akulov is an actor and a lifeguard.

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Aleksandr Baluev is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
age 57 Aleksandr Nikolaevich Baluev is a Russian actor. He appeared in more than seventy films since 1986.

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Aleksandr Belkin is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
age 35 Aleksandr Belkin is a professional snowboarder.

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Alexander Borisovich Belyavsky is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
Dec. at 80 (1932-2012) Alexander Borisovich Belyavsky was a Soviet/Russian actor who appeared in more than one hundred films. Belyavsky was also the first presenter of the hugely popular TV Show The 13 Chairs Tavern. ...more

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Dmitri Shostakovich is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
Dec. at 69 (1906-1975) Dmitri Dmitriyevich Shostakovich was a Russian composer and pianist, and a prominent figure of 20th-century music. Shostakovich achieved fame in the Soviet Union under the patronage of Soviet ...more

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Aleksandr Benyaminov is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
Dec. at 88 (1903-1991) Aleksandr Benyaminov was an actor.

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Aleksandr Berda is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
Aleksandr Berda age 59 Aleksandr Berda is an actor.

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Aleksandr Bobrov is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
Aleksandr Bobrov age 34 Aleksandr Bobrov is an actor.

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Aleksandr Boyarskiy is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
Aleksandr Boyarskiy age 58 Aleksandr Boyarskiy is a film producer and screenwriter.

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Aleksandr Bukharov is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
age 40 Aleksandr Bukharov is an actor.

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Aleksandr Domogarov is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
age 52 Aleksandr Domogarov PAR is a Russian actor known for playing historical roles. Aleksandr Domogarov was born in 1963 in Moscow, USSR. He went to school from 1970 to 1980 and was planning to ...more

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Aleksandr Efremov is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
Aleksandr Efremov age 64 Aleksandr Efremov is an actor, a film director and a screenwriter.

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Aleksandr Feklistov is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
age 60 Aleksandr Feklistov is a Russian actor. He appeared in more than sixty films since 1984.

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Aleksandr Filippenko is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
age 71 Aleksander Georgievich Filippenko PAR is a famous Soviet and Russian actor. Filippenko was honored with People's Artist of Russia in 2000.

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Aleksandr Fyodorov is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
age 59 Aleksandr Fyodorov is an actor.

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Aleksandr Galibin is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
age 62 Alexander Vladimirovich Galibin is a Russian actor noted for playing the Master in the miniseries The Master and Margarita. His acting career spans over three decades and includes such memorable ...more

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Aleksandr Gordon is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
age 86 Aleksandr Gordon is a film director, actor and screenwriter.

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Aleksandr Grigoryevich Belyavs... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
Aleksandr Grigoryevich Belyavskiy age 30 Aleksandr Grigoryevich Belyavskiy is a Russian professional football player. He last played for FC Znamya Truda Orekhovo-Zuyevo. He played for the main squad of FC Rotor Volgograd in the Russian ...more

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Grand Duke Michael Alexandrovi... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
Dec. at 40 (1878-1918) Grand Duke Michael Alexandrovich of Russia was the youngest son of Emperor Alexander III of Russia. At the time of his birth, his paternal grandfather was still the reigning Emperor of All the ...more

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Aleksandr Gudkov is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
Aleksandr Gudkov age 32 Aleksandr Gudkov is a Russian showman.

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Grigori Rasputin is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
Dec. at 47 (1869-1916) Grigori Yefimovich Rasputin was a Russian peasant, mystical faith healer and a trusted friend to the Tsar's family. He became an influential figure in Saint Petersburg, especially after August ...more

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Aleksandr Ilyin is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
age 32 Aleksandr Ilyin is a Russian actor. He is the nephew of actor Vladimir Ilyin.

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Aleksandr Inshakov is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
age 68 Aleksandr Inshakov is a stunt performer, actor, film director and producer.

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Aleksandr Kharitonov is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
age 39 Alexander Yevgenievich Kharitonov is a Russian professional ice hockey right wing.

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Aleksandr Khokhlov is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
Dec. at 74 (1892-1966) Aleksandr Khokhlov was an actor.

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Aleksandr Khvan is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
age 58 Aleksandr Fyodorovich Khvan is a Russian film director and actor. His debut film Dyuba-Dyuba was entered into the 1993 Cannes Film Festival.

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Aleksandr Lazarev Ml. is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
age 48 Aleksandr Lazarev is an actor.

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Aleksandr Lebedev is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
Aleksandr Lebedev Dec. at 82 (1930-2012) Aleksandr Lebedev is an actor.

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Aleksandr Lenkov is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
Dec. at 71 (1943-2014) Aleksandr Lenkov is an actor.

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Aleksandr Lykov is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
age 54 Aleksandr Lykov is an actor.

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Aleksandr Marshal is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
age 58 Alexander Minkov is the lead vocalist of Gorky Park.

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Aleksandr Mikhajlov is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
Aleksandr Mikhajlov Dec. at 70 (1922-1992) Aleksandr Mikhajlov was an actor.

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Aleksandr Oleshko is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
Aleksandr Oleshko age 39 Aleksandr Oleshko is an actor.

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Aleksandr Pankratov-Chyorny is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
Aleksandr Pankratov-Chyorny age 66 Aleksandr Pankratov-Chyorny is an actor, film director and poet.

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Yevgeny Dodolev is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
Yevgeny Dodolev age 60 Yevgeniy Yuriyevich Dodolyev, is a Soviet and Russian journalist and publisher.

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Aleksandr Pashkovskiy is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
Aleksandr Pashkovskiy Dec. at 47 (1964-2011) Aleksandr Pashkovskiy was an actor.

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Aleksandr Pashutin is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Actors from Russia
age 72 Aleksandr Pashutin is an actor.