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List of famous film actors and actresses from Argentina, listed by their popularity with photos when available. Argentina has given birth to some great movie actors and actresses over the years, many of who have gone on to star in comedies, dramas, horror movies and more. These are some of the best Argentinian screen actors in the history of the world, so if you're a native of Argentina and an aspiring actor/actress then these are people you should look up to.

Everything from Mariano Frúmboli to Natalia Lobo is included on this list.

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

You can click on the names of these legendary movie stars of Argentina in order to get more information about each one. If you're a film buff use this list of talented Argentinian film actors to find some new movies you haven't already seen.
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Martita Hunt is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Popular Film Actors from Argentina
Great Expectations, Becket, The Brides of Dracula
Martita Hunt was an Argentinian-born English theatre and film actress. She had a dominant stage presence and played a wide range of powerful characters. She is best-remembered for her ...more
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Facundo Espinosa is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Popular Film Actors from Argentina
The Motorcycle Diaries, Cold Sweat, Dibu 1: La Pelicula
Facundo Espinosa is an Argentine actor and musician. He is probably best known for his performances in television series Campeones de la vida, Son amores, Los Roldán and Son de Fierro.
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Raúl Giménez is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Popular Film Actors from Argentina
Jenatsch, The Third Generation, Lili Marleen
Raúl Giménez, is an operatic tenor, particularly associated with the Italian bel canto repertory, in which he is considered one of the best exponent in recent years. Giménez ...more
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Julio Cortázar is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Popular Film Actors from Argentina
Blowup
Julio Cortázar, born Jules Florencio Cortázar, was an Argentine novelist, short story writer, and essayist. Known as one of the founders of the Latin American Boom, Cortázar ...more
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Jessica Chapnik is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Popular Film Actors from Argentina
Wish You Were Here, Amanecer
Jessica Chapnik Kahn is a film and television actress, and a film score composer.
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Barry Norton is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Popular Film Actors from Argentina
Casablanca, To Catch a Thief, The Lady Eve
Barry Norton was an Argentine-born actor in American films. He appeared in over ninety films from 1925 until the time of his death. He is perhaps best known for his role as Juan Harker in the ...more
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Cristina Banegas is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Popular Film Actors from Argentina
Clandestine Childhood, Animal, Lili's Apron
Cristina Banegas is an actress.
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Pablo Rago is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Popular Film Actors from Argentina
The Secret in Their Eyes, Apasionados, Foosball
Pablo Rago is an Argentine actor. He has acted in the films The Official Story and The Secret in Their Eyes; both Argentine films have won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, and ...more
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Oscar Viale is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Popular Film Actors from Argentina
The Supporter
Oscar Viale was a screenwriter and actor.
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Gabriel Vicentico is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Popular Film Actors from Argentina
Magic Gloves, Silvia Prieto
Gabriel Julio Fernández Capello "Vicentico" (24 de julio de 1964, Buenos Aires, Argentina) es un músico y compositor de nacionalidad argentina. Cofundador y vocalista de ...more
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Ernesto Alterio is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Popular Film Actors from Argentina
The Other Side of the Bed, The Method, Soccer Days
Ernesto Alterio is an Argentine-born Spanish film and television actor, son of Héctor Alterio and brother of Malena Alterio. He has starred in the TV cult mini-series Vientos del agua ...more
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Carlos Gavito is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Popular Film Actors from Argentina
Carlos Gavito A Lesson
Carlos Gavito is an actor.
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Jairo is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Popular Film Actors from Argentina
Jairo Don’t Die Without Telling Me Where You’re Going
Jairo is an actor and singer.
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Olivia Hussey is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Popular Film Actors from Argentina
It, Romeo and Juliet, Black Christmas
Olivia Hussey, born Olivia Osuna, is an Argentina born English actress who became famous for her role as Juliet in Franco Zeffirelli's Academy Award-winning 1968 film version of Romeo and ...more
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Mirta Busnelli is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Popular Film Actors from Argentina
Kept and Dreamless, Secret Wedding, La cruz
Mirta Busnelli is an Argentine actress.
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Max Schutler is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Popular Film Actors from Argentina
On Fire, Grunts, Inside Israel
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Héctor Alterio is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Popular Film Actors from Argentina
The Official Story, Flesh and Blood, Cria Cuervos
Héctor Benjamín Alterio Onorato is an Argentine theatre, film and television actor, well known both in Argentina and Spain.
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Leonardo Nam is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Popular Film Actors from Argentina
The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift, He's Just Not That Into You, The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants
Leonardo Nam is an Argentine Australian actor of Korean descent.
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Castulo Guerra is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Popular Film Actors from Argentina
Terminator 2: Judgment Day, The Usual Suspects, The Mexican
Cástulo Guerra is an Argentine actor who found success appearing in American films and television. Film roles include: Terminator 2: Judgment Day, Cold Heaven, The Usual Suspects, Meet Me ...more
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Leonardo Sbaraglia is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Popular Film Actors from Argentina
Red Lights, Wild Tales, Intact
Leonardo Máximo Sbaraglia is a prominent Argentine actor, with extensive credits in both Argentina and Spain. He has also worked in Mexico, and was cast in his first English-language role ...more
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Argentina Brunetti is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Popular Film Actors from Argentina
It's a Wonderful Life, The Caddy, 7 Faces of Dr. Lao
Argentina Brunetti was an Argentine stage and film actress and writer.
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Lalo Schifrin is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Popular Film Actors from Argentina
Red Dragon
Lalo Schifrin is an Argentine pianist, composer, arranger and conductor. He is best known for his film and TV scores, such as the "Theme from Mission: Impossible". He has received four ...more
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Fabiana Udenio is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Popular Film Actors from Argentina
Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery, RoboCop 2, Summer School
Fabiana Udenio is an Argentine/Italian character actress who has appeared in film and on television. She is best known for her role as "Alotta Fagina", a Bond girl parody in Austin ...more
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Mía Maestro is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Popular Film Actors from Argentina
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2, Frida, The Motorcycle Diaries
Mía Maestro is an Argentine actress and singer-songwriter. She is best known for her role as Nadia Santos in the television drama Alias, as Christina Kahlo in Frida, and as Carmen in The ...more
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Bernard Blier is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Popular Film Actors from Argentina
The Great Spy Chase, The Tall Blond Man with One Black Shoe, Les Tontons flingueurs
Bernard Blier was a French character actor. He was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, where his father, a researcher at the Pasteur Institute, was posted at the time.