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Famous TV Actors from Portugal

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

This list features Cláudia Vieira, Raquel Guerra and more.

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

You can click on the names of these legendary TV stars of Portugal in order to get more information about each one. If you're a TV junkie use this list of talented Portuguese actresses to find some new TV stars that you haven't already heard of.
  • Louis Ferreira1

    Louis Ferreira

    Stargate Universe, Missing

    BirthplaceTerceira Island, Portugal

    NationalityCanada, Portugal

    Louis Ferreira (born Luís Ferreira, also known as Justin Louis, sometimes spelled as Justin...  more
  • Cristiano Ronaldo2
    Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro GOIH ComM (born 5 February 1985) is a Portuguese...  more

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  • Beatriz Batarda3

    Beatriz Batarda

    The Forsyte Saga

    BirthplaceLondon, England

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

    Beatriz da Silveira Moreno Batarda (born 1 April 1974) is a British-born Portuguese actress...  more
  • Joaquim de Almeida4

    Joaquim de Almeida

    Crusoe, Wanted

    BirthplaceLisbon, Portugal

    NationalityPortugal, United States of America

    Joaquim António Portugal Baptista de Almeida (born 15 March 1957) is a Portuguese...  more
  • Daniela Ruah5

    Daniela Ruah

    NCIS: Los Angeles, Dei-te Quase Tudo

    BirthplaceBoston, Massachusetts, USA

    NationalityPortugal, United States of America

    Daniela Sofia Korn Ruah (born December 2, 1983) is a Portuguese-American actress best known...  more

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    Duncan William Ferguson Lamont (17 June 1918 – 19 December 1978) was a British actor. Born in...  more
  • Luís Figo7
    Luís Filipe Madeira Caeiro Figo OIH (Portuguese pronunciation: [luˈiʃ ˈfiɣu]; born 4 November...  more

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  • Benedita Pereira8

    Benedita Pereira

    Morangos com Açúcar, Tempo de Viver

    BirthplacePorto, Portugal


    Benedita Gonçalves Aires Pereira is an award-winning Portuguese actress. She was born in...  more
  • Carmen Miranda9

    Carmen Miranda

    The Jimmy Durante Show

    BirthplaceMarco de Canaveses, Portugal

    NationalityPortugal, United States of America

    Carmen Miranda (Brazilian Portuguese: [ˈkaɾmẽȷ̃ miˈɾɐ̃dɐ]; born Maria do Carmo Miranda da...  more

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  • Paulino Nunes10

    Paulino Nunes

    At the Hotel, XIII: The Series

    BirthplaceFaial Island, Portugal


    Paulino Nunes is an actor....  more
  • Lúcia Moniz11

    Lúcia Moniz

    Living in Your Car

    BirthplaceLisbon, Portugal


    Ana Lúcia Pereira Moniz (born September 9, 1976) is a Portuguese singer and actress. Moniz...  more
  • Mariza12
    Mariza (Portuguese pronunciation: [mɐˈɾizɐ]), ComIH, born Marisa dos Reis Nunes (born 16...  more
  • Isabel de Castro13

    Isabel de Castro

    Anjo Selvagem

    BirthplaceLisbon, Portugal


    Isabel de Castro (August 1, 1931, Lisbon, Portugal – November 23, 2005) was a Portuguese film...  more
  • Danny Silva14
    Daniel "Danny" Silva (born 1973 in Perth Amboy, New Jersey) is an American-born Portuguese...  more
  • Paulo Rocha15

    Paulo Rocha

    Morangos com Açúcar, Ninguém Como Tu

    BirthplacePorto, Portugal


    Paulo Rocha may refer to: Paulo Rocha (actor) (born 1977), Portuguese actor Paulo Rocha...  more
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    Luis Gaspar

    Dogtanian and the Three Muskehounds

    BirthplaceLisbon, Portugal


    Luis Gaspar is an actor and a screenwriter....  more
  • Alexandra Lencastre17

    Alexandra Lencastre

    Tempo de Viver, Ninguém Como Tu



    Alexandra Lencastre (born Maria Alexandra de Alencastre Telo Teodósio Pedrosa on September 26,...  more
  • Henrique Viana18

    Henrique Viana

    Morangos com Açúcar

    BirthplaceLisbon, Portugal


    Henrique Viana (Lisbon, June 29, 1936 — Lisbon, July 4, 2007) was a Portuguese actor who...  more
  • Raul Solnado19

    Raul Solnado

    Morangos com Açúcar

    BirthplaceLisbon, Portugal


    Raul Augusto de Almeida Solnado, GCIH (19 October 1929, Lisbon - 8 August 2009) was a popular...  more
  • Merche Romero20
    Merche Romero Gomes (born 27 November 1976) is a Portuguese model and TV Presenter of Andorran...  more
  • Márcia Breia21

    Márcia Breia

    Anjo Selvagem, Ninguém Como Tu

    BirthplaceLisbon, Portugal


    Márcia Breia is an actress....  more
  • 22
    António Rodrigues (29 October 1905 – 17 July 1994) was a Portuguese sprinter. He competed in...  more
  • Rafael Morais23
    Rafael Morais (born June 25, 1989) is a Portuguese actor....  more
  • Rita Blanco24

    Rita Blanco

    Tempo de Viver

    BirthplaceLisbon, Portugal


    Rita Blanco (born 11 January 1963) is a Portuguese actress and voice actress. She has appeared...  more
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    Patrícia Bull is an actress....  more