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Famous TV Actors from Greece

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List of famous TV actors from Greece, listed alphabetically with photos of the actors when available. Greece 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 Greek TV stars that have ever lived, so if you're an aspiring actor or actress from Greece this list should contain many of your idols. If you're looking for a particular popular actor or actress from Greece then use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

This list has everything from Evelina Papoulia to Kalomoira Saranti.

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

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

    Harsh Realm, Da Vinci's Inquest


    NationalityCanada, Greece, United Kingdom

    Sarah-Jane Redmond is a Canadian actor and acting coach. Redmond's work has spanned film,... more on Wikipedia
  • Tommy Lee2

    Tommy Lee

    E!'s Pam: Girl on the Loose!, Tommy Lee Goes to College

    BirthplaceAthens, Greece

    NationalityUnited States of America, Greece

    Thomas Lee Bass (born October 3, 1962) is an American musician and founding member of Mötley... more on Wikipedia

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    Louis Mandylor

    My Big Fat Greek Life, Martial Law

    BirthplaceMelbourne, Australia


    Louis Mandylor (born Elias Theodosopoulos; Greek: Ηλίας Θεοδοσόπουλος; 13 September 1966) is a... more on Wikipedia
  • John Colicos4

    John Colicos

    Battlestar Galactica, The National Dream

    BirthplaceMontreal, Canada

    NationalityCanada, Greece

    John Colicos (December 10, 1928 – March 6, 2000) was a Canadian actor. He performed on stage... more on Wikipedia
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    Alex Dimitriades

    The Slap, Underbelly

    BirthplaceSydney, Australia

    NationalityGreece, Australia

    Alex Dimitriades (born 28 December 1973) is an Australian film and television actor.
  • Elia Kazan6

    Elia Kazan

    Elia Kazan (; born Elias Kazantzoglou (Greek: Ηλίας Καζαντζόγλου); September 7, 1909 –... more on Wikipedia


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    Alexander Scourby

    The Secret Storm, The Word (US)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America, Greece

    Alexander Scourby (; November 13, 1913 – February 22, 1985) was an American film, television,... more on Wikipedia
  • Míkis Theodorakis8

    Míkis Theodorakis

    Muy personal

    BirthplaceChios, Greece


    Michael "Mikis" Theodorakis (Greek: Μιχαήλ (Μίκης) Θεοδωράκης [ˈmicis θeoðoˈɾacis]; born 29... more on Wikipedia
  • Nia Vardalos9

    Nia Vardalos

    My Big Fat Greek Life, Team Knight Rider

    BirthplaceWinnipeg, Canada

    NationalityCanada, United States of America, Greece

    Antonia Eugenia "Nia" Vardalos (born September 24, 1962; Greek: Νία Βαρντάλος) is a... more on Wikipedia

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  • Valeria Golino10
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  • Arianna Huffington11

    Arianna Huffington

    The Cleveland Show, Politically Incorrect

    BirthplaceAthens, Greece

    NationalityUnited States of America, Greece

    Arianna Stassinopoulos Huffington (born July 15, 1950) is a Greek-American author, syndicated... more on Wikipedia

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    Thanasis Veggos

    Vengalika, I Thessaloniki tis nostalgias mas

    BirthplacePiraeus, Greece


    Thanasis Veggos (alternatively spelt Thanassis and/or Vengos; Greek: Θανάσης Βέγγος;... more on Wikipedia
  • Yanni13
    Yiannis Chryssomallis (Greek: Γιάννης Χρυσομάλλης, born November 14, 1954), known... more on Wikipedia

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    George Chakiris

    The 100 Greatest Musicals, Notorious Woman

    BirthplaceNorwood, Ohio, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America, Greece

    George Chakiris (born September 16, 1934) is a retired American dancer, singer, and actor. He... more on Wikipedia
  • Nana Mouskouri15

    Nana Mouskouri

    Les années bonheur

    BirthplaceChania, Greece


    Ioanna Mouschouri (born October 13, 1934), known professionally as Nana Mouskouri (Greek: Νάνα... more on Wikipedia
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    John Aniston

    Days of Our Lives, Search for Tomorrow

    BirthplaceChania, Greece

    NationalityUnited States of America, Greece

    John Anthony Aniston (born Yiannis Anitios Anastassakis , Greek: Γιάννης Ανήτιος Αναστασάκης,... more on Wikipedia
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    Kakia Panagiotou

    Deligianneion Parthenagogeion, Kekleismenon ton thyron

    BirthplaceAthens, Greece


    Kakia Panagiotou is an actress.
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    Alex Papps

    Home and Away, The Flying Doctors

    NationalityGreece, Australia

    Alex Papps (born 11 February 1969) is an Australian actor, television host, writer and singer.... more on Wikipedia
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    George Foundas

    O Hristos xanastavronetai, Ston argaleio tou fengariou

    BirthplaceKallieis, Greece


    Giorgos Fountas was a Greek actor in film and television. He attended the Dramatic School at... more on Wikipedia
  • Irene Papas20

    Irene Papas


    BirthplaceChiliomodi, Greece


    Irene Papas (or Pappas) (Greek: Ειρήνη Παππά, romanized: Eiríni Pappá [iˈrini paˈpa]; born 3... more on Wikipedia
  • Dimitris Poulikakos21

    Dimitris Poulikakos

    The First Olympics: Athens 1896, Eimaste ston aera

    BirthplaceAthens, Greece


    Dimitris Poulikakos (Greek: Δημήτρης Πουλικάκος; born 21 January 1943) is a Greek actor and... more on Wikipedia
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    Kostas Karras

    Pater imon, I theatrina

    BirthplaceAthens, Greece


    Kostas Karras was a Greek actor and politician.
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    Lakis Lazopoulos

    Kai efthymi... kai hira, Yungermann

    BirthplaceLarissa, Greece


    Lakis Lazopoulos (Greek: Λάκης Λαζόπουλος) is a Greek playwright, actor and songwriter. He was... more on Wikipedia
  • Alexis Georgoulis24

    Alexis Georgoulis

    Alice in Wonderland, Eisai to Tairi mou

    BirthplaceLarissa, Greece


    Alexis Georgoulis (Greek: Αλέξης Γεωργούλης; born 6 October 1974) is a Greek actor , producer... more on Wikipedia
  • Aliki Vougiouklaki25

    Aliki Vougiouklaki

    Kai efthymi... kai hira, I theatrina

    BirthplaceMarousi, Greece

    NationalityGreece Aliki Stamatina Vougiouklaki (Greek: Αλίκη Σταματίνα... more on Wikipedia