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

List features TV actors like Iouri Podladtchikov and Vania Vilers.

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

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

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Kat Graham is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous TV Actors from Switzerland
The Vampire Diaries
Katerina Alexandre Hartford "Kat" Graham is a Swiss-born American actress, model, singer and dancer. She is known for her role of Bonnie Bennett on The CW supernatural drama The

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Alain Delon is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous TV Actors from Switzerland
Frank Riva, Fabio Montale
Alain Fabien Maurice Marcel Delon is a French actor and businessman, with French-Swiss dual citizenship since 1999. He rose quickly to stardom, and by the age of 23 was already being compared ...more

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Tina Turner is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous TV Actors from Switzerland
Anna Mae Bullock, known by her stage name Tina Turner, is a singer, dancer, actress, and author, whose career has spanned more than half a century, earning her widespread recognition and ...more

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Maximilian Schell is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous TV Actors from Switzerland
Wiseguy, Peter the Great, The Three Musketeers
Maximilian Schell was an Austrian and Swiss film and stage actor, who also wrote, directed and produced some of his own films. He won the Academy Award for Best Actor for the 1961 American film ...more

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Tyler Hoechlin is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous TV Actors from Switzerland
Teen Wolf, 7th Heaven
Tyler Lee Hoechlin is an American actor who got his big break starring as Tom Hanks' son in the film Road to Perdition. For television he is known for playing the role of Martin Brewer on 7th ...more

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William Wyler is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous TV Actors from Switzerland
William Wyler was an American film director, producer and screenwriter. Notable works included Ben-Hur, The Best Years of Our Lives, and Mrs. Miniver, all of which won Wyler Academy Awards for ...more

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Mario Adorf is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous TV Actors from Switzerland
Marco Polo, Mino
Mario Adorf is one of the most famous German film and stage actors who played leading roles in numerous films, among them the 1979 film The Tin Drum. Additionally, he is the author of several ...more

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Stephanie Morgenstern is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous TV Actors from Switzerland
Yin Yang Yo!, Blazing Dragons, Birdz
Stephanie Grace Morgenstern is a Swiss-Canadian actress, filmmaker, and screenwriter for television and film. Born in Geneva, Switzerland and raised in Montreal, Quebec, Morgenstern began her ...more

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Isabel Lucas is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous TV Actors from Switzerland
Home and Away
Isabel Lucas is an Australian actress and model. She is best known for her roles in Home and Away, Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen, Daybreakers, The Pacific, Immortals, and Red Dawn. In ...more

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Roger Federer is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous TV Actors from Switzerland
Tennis player Roger Federer (born August 8, 1981) is a Swiss tennis professional, currently ranked World No. 1. Many experts and many of his own tennis peers believe that Federer may be the ...more

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Yul Brynner is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous TV Actors from Switzerland
Anna and the King
Yul Brynner was a Russian-born United States-based film and stage actor. He was best known for his portrayal of the King of Siam in the Rodgers and Hammerstein musical The King and I, for which ...more

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Kate Burton is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous TV Actors from Switzerland
Grey's Anatomy, Scandal, Ellis Island
Katherine "Kate" Burton is a Swiss-born Welsh-American actress and the daughter of actor Richard Burton and Sybil Burton. On television, Burton received critical acclaim for ...more

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Otto Frank is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous TV Actors from Switzerland
Otto Heinrich "Pim" Frank was a German-born businessman and the father of Anne Frank and Margot Frank. As the sole member of his family to survive the Holocaust, he inherited Anne's ...more

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Vincent Pérez is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous TV Actors from Switzerland
Paris enquêtes criminelles
Vincent Pérez is a Swiss actor, director and photographer. He is best known internationally for playing the title character Ashe Corven in The Crow: City of Angels, and for starring in ...more

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Ursula Andress is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous TV Actors from Switzerland
Falcon Crest
Ursula Andress is a Swiss actress. She is best known for her role as Bond girl Honey Ryder in the first James Bond film, Dr. No, for which she won a Golden Globe. She later starred as Vesper ...more

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Sofia Milos is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous TV Actors from Switzerland
CSI: Miami, Caroline in the City, Café Americain
Sofia Milos is a Swiss-born Italian/Greek actress. She is best known for her role as Yelina Salas on CSI: Miami. She has also had a recurring role on The Sopranos as Camorra Boss Annalisa Zucca, ...more

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Emil Jannings is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous TV Actors from Switzerland
Emil Jannings was a Swiss-born German/Austrian actor. He was the first Oscar recipient and the only German actor ever honored with the Academy Award for Best Actor, at the 1929 ceremony. Best ...more

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Martina Hingis is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous TV Actors from Switzerland
Martina Hingis is a Swiss professional tennis player who spent a total of 209 weeks as world no. 1. She won five Grand Slam singles titles. She also won nine Grand Slam women's doubles titles, ...more

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Bruno Ganz is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous TV Actors from Switzerland
Bruno Ganz (German: [ˈbruːno ˈɡant͡s]; 22 March 1941 – 16 February 2019) was a Swiss actor whose career in German-language film and television productions lasted for more than fifty years. He ...more

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Yehudi Menuhin is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous TV Actors from Switzerland
Yehudi Menuhin, Baron Menuhin, OM, KBE was an American-born violinist and conductor who spent most of his performing career in the United Kingdom. He became a citizen of Switzerland in 1970, and ...more

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Robert Palmer is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous TV Actors from Switzerland
Robert Allen Palmer was an English singer-songwriter and musician. He was known for his soulful distinctive voice, eclectic mix of musical styles on his albums, combining soul, jazz, rock, pop, ...more

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Maria Schell is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous TV Actors from Switzerland
The Martian Chronicles
Maria Margarethe Anna Schell was an Austrian/Swiss actress, who won the Volpi Cup for Best Actress at the Venice Film Festival in 1956 for Gervaise.

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Michelle Hunziker is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous TV Actors from Switzerland
La forza dell'amore, Love Bugs, I misteri di Cascina Vianello
Michelle Yvonne Hunziker is a Swiss-Italian television hostess, actress, model and singer.

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Jan Schmid is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous TV Actors from Switzerland
Jan Andreas Schmid is a Norwegian nordic combined skier, of Swiss origin. He won two medals at the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 2009 in Liberec with a silver in the 10 km individual normal ...more

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Daniel Bernhardt is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous TV Actors from Switzerland
Mortal Kombat: Konquest
Daniel Bernhardt is a Swiss actor, model and martial artist. Bernhardt made his acting debut in the leading role in Bloodsport II: The Next Kumite. He also appeared in two of its sequels and ...more