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Famous TV Actors from Poland

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

The list you're viewing is made up of many different TV actors, including Karolina Wydra and Ewa Kamas.

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

You can click on the names of these legendary TV stars of Poland in order to get more information about each one. If you're a TV junkie use this list of talented Polish actresses to find some new TV stars that you haven't already heard of.
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Lisa Ray is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous TV Actors from Poland
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Nationality: Canada

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Yvonne Strahovski is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous TV Actors from Poland
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Birthplace: Werrington Downs, Australia

Nationality: Australia

Yvonne Jaqueline Strzechowski (born 30 July 1982), known professionally as Yvonne Strahovski (), is an Australian actress. She is best known for her roles as CIA Agent Sarah Walker in the NBC ...more

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Zofia Saretok is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous TV Actors from Poland
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Birthplace: Poland, Łódź

Nationality: Poland

Zofia Saretok was an actress.
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Roman Polanski is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous TV Actors from Poland

Birthplace: Paris, France

Nationality: France, Poland

Rajmund Roman Thierry Polański (born 18 August 1933) is a French-Polish film director, producer, writer, and actor. Since 1978, he has been a fugitive from the U.S. criminal justice system, ...more

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Daniel Olbrychski is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous TV Actors from Poland
Days of honor, The Secret of the Sahara, Kryminalni

Birthplace: Łowicz, Poland

Nationality: Poland

Daniel Marcel Olbrychski (Polish pronunciation: [ˈdaɲɛl ˈmart͡sɛl ɔlˈbrɨxskʲi]; born 27 February 1945) is a Polish actor best known for leading roles in several Andrzej Wajda movies and also ...more
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Phil Rosen is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous TV Actors from Poland

Birthplace: Malbork, Poland

Nationality: Poland

Philip E. Rosen (May 8, 1888 – October 22, 1951) was an American film director and cinematographer. He directed 142 films between 1915 and 1949. He was born in Marienburg, German Empire (now, ...more
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Pope John Paul II is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous TV Actors from Poland

Birthplace: Wadowice, Poland

Nationality: Poland, Vatican City, Second Polish Republic

Pope John Paul II (Latin: Ioannes Paulus II; Italian: Giovanni Paolo II; Polish: Jan Paweł II; born Karol Józef Wojtyła [ˈkarɔl ˈjuzɛv vɔjˈtɨwa]; 18 May 1920 – 2 April 2005) was the Pope ...more

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Janusz Gajos is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous TV Actors from Poland
Czterej pancerni i pies, Ekipa, PitBull

Birthplace: Dąbrowa Górnicza, Poland

Nationality: Poland

Janusz Gajos (Polish pronunciation: [ˈjanuʂ ˈɡajɔs]; born 23 September 1939 in Dąbrowa Górnicza) is a Polish actor. He graduated in 1965 from the National Film School in Łódź as ...more
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Franciszek Pieczka is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous TV Actors from Poland
Czterej pancerni i pies, Kaprysy Lazarza, Ranczo

Birthplace: Godów, Silesian Voivodeship, Poland

Nationality: Poland

Franciszek Pieczka (born 18 January 1928) is a Polish actor. A graduate of the National Higher School of Theatre in Warsaw (1954), he first made his debut in the theatre in Jelenia Góra. ...more
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Jerzy Stuhr is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous TV Actors from Poland

Birthplace: Kraków, Poland

Nationality: Poland

Jerzy Oskar Stuhr (Polish pronunciation: [ˈjɛʐɨ ˈʂtur]; born 18 April 1947) is one of the most popular, influential and versatile Polish film and theatre actors. He also works as a screenwriter, ...more
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Joanna Krupa is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous TV Actors from Poland
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Birthplace: Warsaw, Second Polish Republic

Nationality: Poland, United States of America

Joanna Krupa (born 23 April 1979) is a Polish American model, actress and animal rights activist. She is known internationally as the host and head judge of Polish Top Model as well as for ...more

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Ludwika Paleta is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous TV Actors from Poland
Carrusel, Amigas y rivales, Mujer de Madera

Birthplace: Poland, Kraków

Nationality: Poland, Mexico

Ludwika Paleta (Spanish pronunciation: [luðˈβika paˈleta]; born Ludwika Paleta Paciorek on 29 November 1978 in Kraków, Poland) is a Polish-born Mexican actress.
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Małgorzata Socha is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous TV Actors from Poland
Magda M., Pierwsza miłość, Kryminalni

Birthplace: Warsaw, Second Polish Republic

Nationality: Poland

Małgorzata Socha (born April 23, 1980) is a Polish actress. Mostly known from TV series BrzydUla and Na Wspólnej.
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Wacław Kowalski is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous TV Actors from Poland
Czterdziestolatek, Dom, Janosik

Birthplace: Russia, Gagarin, Smolensk Oblast

Nationality: Poland, Russia

Wacław Kowalski was an actor.
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Dominika Paleta is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous TV Actors from Poland
La usurpadora, Una Maid en Manhattan, Tres mujeres

Birthplace: Kraków, Poland

Nationality: Poland, Mexico

Dominika Paleta (born Dominika Paleta Paciorek October 23, 1972 in Kraków, Poland) is a Polish-born Mexican actress.
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John Bluthal is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous TV Actors from Poland
The Vicar of Dibley, Fireball XL5, Q

Birthplace: Austria-Hungary, Galicia

Nationality: Poland, England

John Bluthal (born Isaac Bluthal; 12 August 1929 – 15 November 2018) was a Polish-born radio, stage, television and film character actor, comedian and voice artist, noted for his six-decade ...more
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Cec Linder is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous TV Actors from Poland
The Edge of Night, Quatermass and the Pit, Seaway

Birthplace: Galicia, Austria-Hungary

Nationality: Canada, Poland

Cec Linder (March 10, 1921 – April 10, 1992) was a Polish-born Canadian film and television actor. In the 1950s and 1960s, he worked extensively in the United Kingdom, often playing Canadian and ...more
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Bogusław Linda is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous TV Actors from Poland
I kto tu rzadzi?, Paradoks, Crimen

Birthplace: Toruń, Poland

Nationality: Poland

Bogusław Linda (Polish: [bɔˈɡuswaf ˈlinda]; born 27 June 1952) is a Polish actor known from films such as Psy and Tato. He appeared in Andrzej Wajda's Man of Iron and Danton and in Krzysztof ...more
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Vladek Sheybal is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous TV Actors from Poland
UFO, Shōgun, Quest of Eagles

Birthplace: Zgierz, Poland

Nationality: Poland

Vladek Sheybal (born Władysław Rudolf Z. Sheybal; 12 March 1923 – 16 October 1992) was a Polish character actor, singer and director of both television and stage productions. He was well known ...more
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Witold Pyrkosz is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous TV Actors from Poland
Czterej pancerni i pies, The Career of Nikodem Dyzma, M jak miłość

Birthplace: Poland, Krasnystaw

Nationality: Poland

Witold Pyrkosz (24 December 1926 – 22 April 2017) was a Polish actor. He was best known as Lucjan Mostowiak in Polish TV series "M jak miłość", as Pyzdra in "Janosik", as ...more
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Danuta Szaflarska is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous TV Actors from Poland
Ranczo, Przedwiosnie, Samochodzik i templariusze

Birthplace: Piwniczna-Zdrój, Poland

Nationality: Poland, Austria-Hungary

Danuta Szaflarska (Polish pronunciation: [daˈnuta ʂafˈlaɾska]; 6 February 1915 – 19 February 2017) was a Polish screen and stage actress. In 2008 she was awarded the Złota Kaczka for the best ...more
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Arthur Rubinstein is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous TV Actors from Poland

Birthplace: Łódź, Poland

Nationality: Poland, United States of America

Arthur Rubinstein (Polish: Artur Rubinstein; 28 January 1887 – 20 December 1982) was a Polish American classical pianist. He received international acclaim for his performances of the music ...more

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Maciej Stuhr is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous TV Actors from Poland
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Birthplace: Kraków, Poland

Nationality: Poland

Maciej Jerzy Stuhr (born 23 June 1975) is a Polish actor, comedian and occasional film director. Known for his impressions of Polish actors and performers, such as Gustaw Holoubek, he ...more
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Ingrid Pitt is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous TV Actors from Poland
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Birthplace: Warsaw, Second Polish Republic

Nationality: Poland, United Kingdom

Ingoushka Pitt (née Petrov; 21 November 1937 – 23 November 2010), known professionally as Ingrid Pitt, was a Polish-British actress, author, and writer best known for her work in horror ...more
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Olaf Lubaszenko is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous TV Actors from Poland
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Birthplace: Wrocław, Poland

Nationality: Poland

Olaf Lubaszenko is an actor and film director.