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List of famous film actors and actresses from Chile, listed by their popularity with photos when available. Chile 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 Chilean screen actors in the history of the world, so if you're a native of Chile and an aspiring actor/actress then these are people you should look up to.

Examples include Antonio de Santos and Patricio Castillo.

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

You can click on the names of these legendary movie stars of Chile in order to get more information about each one. If you're a film buff use this list of talented Chilean film actors to find some new movies you haven't already seen.

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Horatio Sanz is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Popular Film Actors from Chile
Wreck-It Ralph, Step Brothers, Road Trip Horacio Sanz, better known by his stage name Horatio Sanz, is a Chilean-American actor and comedian best known as a cast member on Saturday Night Live from 1998-2006.

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Leonor Varela is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Popular Film Actors from Chile
Blade II, The Man in the Iron Mask, The Tailor of Panama Leonor Varela Pilme is a Chilean actress and model. She played the title role in the 1999 television film Cleopatra, and vampire princess Nyssa Damaskinos in the 2002 film Blade II.

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Adelqui Migliar is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Popular Film Actors from Chile
War and Peace - 1914, Fate's Plaything, The Moon of Israel Adelqui Migliar, also known als Adelqui Millar, was a Chilean film actor, director, writer and producer. He appeared in 31 silent films between 1916 and 1928. He also directed 24 films between ...more

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Sebastián Silva is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Popular Film Actors from Chile
Crystal Fairy & the Magical Cactus, Lorimer, 31 Minutes Sebastián Silva Irarrázabal is a Chilean director, screenwriter, painter and musician.

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Paz Bascuñán is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Popular Film Actors from Chile
Aftershock, Ugly Me, Fuck My Life María Paz Bascuñán Aylwin, commonly known as Paz Bascuñán, is a Chilean theatre, film and television actress. Daughter of politicians, and grand–daughter of ...more

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Francisco Pérez-Bannen is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Popular Film Actors from Chile
Sexo con Amor, Thursday till Sunday, Padre nuestro Francisco Pérez-Bannen is an actor.

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Raúl Ruiz is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Popular Film Actors from Chile
Cofralandes, Chilean Rhapsody, The Other Day Raúl Ernesto Ruiz Pino was an experimental Chilean filmmaker, writer and teacher whose work is best known in France. He directed more than 100 films.

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Isabel Allende is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Popular Film Actors from Chile
A Fierce Green Fire Isabel Allende is a Chilean-American writer. Allende, whose works sometimes contain aspects of the "magic realist" tradition, is famous for novels such as The House of the Spirits and ...more

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Alejandro Jodorowsky is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Popular Film Actors from Chile
El Topo, The Holy Mountain, The Island Alejandro Jodorowsky is a Chilean filmmaker, playwright, actor, author, musician, comics writer and spiritual guru. Best known for his avant-garde films, he has been "venerated by cult ...more

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Evelyn Ankers is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Popular Film Actors from Chile
The Wolf Man, Hold That Ghost, Son of Dracula Evelyn Ankers was a British actress born in Chile. She often played variations on the role of the cultured young leading lady in many American horror films during the 1940s, most notably The ...more

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Daniel Emilfork is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Popular Film Actors from Chile
The City of Lost Children, Who Is Killing the Great Chefs of Europe?, What's New Pussycat? Daniel Emilfork-Berenstein was a Chilean stage and film actor.

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Anita Reeves is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Popular Film Actors from Chile
The Maid, Freezer, Last Call Ana Reeves Salinas, best known as Anita Reeves, is a Chilean television, film and theatre actress and occasional theatre director. In 2004 Anita received the APES prize for "Best Comedian ...more

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Santiago Cabrera is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Popular Film Actors from Chile
Goal II: Living the Dream, Hemingway & Gellhorn, Che: Part One Santiago Cabrera is a Venezuelan-born Chilean-British actor, most known for his roles as the character Isaac Mendez in the television series Heroes and as Lancelot in the BBC drama series ...more

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Julian is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Popular Film Actors from Chile
Fly Bi Night, The Best of 13" Bam, Choke 'Em Julian is a Pornographic Actor and Director.

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Antonio Skármeta is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Popular Film Actors from Chile
With Burning Patience Antonio Skármeta is a Chilean writer descending from Croatian immigrants from the Adriatic island of Brač, Dalmatia. He was awarded Chile's National Literature Prize in 2014.

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Sergio Hernández is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Popular Film Actors from Chile
No, The Frontier, Night Across the Street Sergio Hernández is an actor.

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Cristián de la Fuente is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Popular Film Actors from Chile
Driven, Basic, Vampires: Los Muertos Cristian de la Fuente is a television and film producer.

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Tito Davison is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Popular Film Actors from Chile
Stamboul Quest, El presidio, Sombras de gloria Tito Davison was a Mexican film director and screenwriter. He directed 60 films between 1937 and 1982.

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Patricio Contreras is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Popular Film Actors from Chile
The Official Story, Of Love and Shadows, Sexo con Amor Patricio Contreras is a Chilean-Argentine television, film and stage actor.

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Claudia Celedón is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Popular Film Actors from Chile
The Maid, Fuck My Life, Fuck My Wedding Claudia Celedón is an actress.

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Valentina Vargas is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Popular Film Actors from Chile
The Name of the Rose, Hellraiser: Bloodline, The Big Blue Valentina Vargas is a Chilean-born actress. She developed most of her career in France, where she was raised.

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Vernon Steele is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Popular Film Actors from Chile
Mrs. Miniver, Where Sinners Meet, Bonnie Scotland Vernon Steele was a Chilean-born British actor known for his appearances on the Broadway stage and in American films. He often played patrician young men in silent films.

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Paulina Gálvez is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Popular Film Actors from Chile
Kosh ba kosh, The Nun, Face of Terror Paulina Gálvez is a Chile Spanish actress. She was born in Santiago de Chile, Chile to a Chilean mother and a Spanish father, both economists. She was raised in Madrid from the age of ...more

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Adan Jodorowsky is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Popular Film Actors from Chile
2 Days in Paris, Santa Sangre, The Dance of Reality Adan Jodorowsky is a film producer, writer, and actor.

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Marko Zaror is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Popular Film Actors from Chile
Machete Kills, Undisputed III: Redemption, Mandrill Marko Zaror Aguad is a Chilean martial artist, actor, and stuntman. Zaror was born in Santiago, Chile, and lives in Los Angeles, California. He started training in martial arts when he was six ...more