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

List is made up of many different film actors, including Lincoln Palomeque and Julio Medina.

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

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

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John Leguizamo is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
John Leguizamo Moulin Rouge!, Ice Age, Romeo + Juliet John Alberto Leguizamo is a Colombian-American actor, voice actor, producer, comedian, playwright and screenwriter. As of 2009, Leguizamo has appeared in over 75 films, produced over 10 films, ...more

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Sofía Vergara is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Sofía Vergara The Smurfs, Four Brothers, Chef Sofía Margarita Vergara Vergara is a Colombian-American actress, comedienne, producer, television host, model and businesswoman. Vergara was widely known for co-hosting two television ...more

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Wilmer Valderrama is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Wilmer Valderrama Beauty Shop, Larry Crowne, Summer Catch Wilmer Eduardo Valderrama is an American actor, singer, dancer, producer and television personality, known for the role of Fez in the sitcom That '70s Show, hosting the MTV series Yo Momma, and ...more

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Lou Castel is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Lou Castel The Leopard, The Cassandra Crossing, A Bullet for the General Lou Castel is a Colombian actor known primarily for his work in Italian films. Born Ulv Quarzell in Bogotá, Castel moved to Europe as a young man. Interested in acting from an early age, ...more

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Shakira is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Shakira MTV Video Music Awards Collection: Hip Pop, Beyonce: B'Day Anthology Video Album Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll, is a Colombian singer, songwriter, dancer, record producer, choreographer, and model. Born and raised in Barranquilla, she began performing in school, ...more

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Paula Garcés is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Paula Garcés Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle, Dangerous Minds, A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas Paula Garcés is a Colombian American film and television actress, known for her appearance in films such as Clockstoppers and The Harold and Kumar Series, and on TV shows such as CSI: ...more

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Marcela Mar is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Marcela Mar Love in the Time of Cholera, Fat, Bald Marcela Gardeazabal is an Actress

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Ivan Villazon is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Ivan Villazon Vallenatos: Pegaditos en Video Iván Francisco Villazón Aponte was born October 25, 1959 in the city of Valledupar, Colombia. He is one of the most renowned vallenato singers in Colombia. His career as a singer ...more

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Miguel Bosé is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Miguel Bosé Suspiria, La Reine Margot, High Heels Luis Miguel González, usually known as Miguel Bosé, is a Latin Grammy-winning Spanish musician and actor. Bosé became an honorary Colombian citizen in 2010.

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Catalina Sandino Moreno is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Catalina Sandino Moreno Eclipse, Fast Food Nation, Maria Full of Grace Catalina Sandino Moreno is a Colombian actress. She shared the Silver Bear with Charlize Theron and received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actress for her role in Maria Full of

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Zulay Henao is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Zulay Henao S. Darko, Fighting, Hostel 3 Zulay Henao is a Colombian-American film and television actress. She co-starred in a number of films such as Illegal Tender, Fighting, Takers, Boy Wonder and The Single Moms Club. In 2014 she ...more

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Gabriel García Márquez is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Gabriel García Márquez Mary My Dearest, There Are No Thieves in This Village Gabriel José de la Concordia García Márquez was a Colombian novelist, short-story writer, screenwriter and journalist, known affectionately as Gabo throughout Latin America. ...more

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Lillo Brancato, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Lillo Brancato, Jr. A Bronx Tale, Crimson Tide, The Adventures of Pluto Nash Lillo Brancato, Jr. is a Colombian-born American Actor, known for his performance as "Calogero Anello" in Robert De Niro's 1993 directorial debut, A Bronx Tale. He also played Matthew ...more

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Teresa Gutiérrez is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Teresa Gutiérrez Satan, Write Me - Postcards To Copacabana, Los Andes no creen en Dios Teresa Gutiérrez was a Colombian actress best known for her roles in TV series. Since the genesis of the television broadcasting in Colombia in she has appeared in numerous series, ...more

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Begona Plaza is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Begona Plaza Heat, 48 Hrs., Heartbreak Ridge Begona Plaza is an actress.

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Lisa Daniels is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Lisa Daniels All Alone 2, Jana Cova: Belle Lisa A. Daniels is a Colombian model and pornographic actress. She began appearing in adult films in 2005 at the age of around 28. A character in the South Park episode "Major Boobage" ...more

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Fernando Luján is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Fernando Luján Hasta el Viento Tiene Miedo, No One Writes to the Colonel, Black Wind Fernando Luján is an actor, born in Mexico City, Mexico. His father; Alejandro Ciangherotti, brother Alejandro Ciangherotti Jr., wife Martha Mariana Castro, son Fernando Ciangherotti and ...more

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Karina Arroyave is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Karina Arroyave Crash, Falling Down, Dangerous Minds Karina Arroyave is a Colombian television and film actress, best known as Jamey Farrell in 24. She has appeared in a total of 3 "dedicated teacher" films where the teacher tries to get ...more

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Alex M. Orlyn is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Alex M. Orlyn You Always Stalk the Ones You Love Alex M. Orlyn is a film actor.

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Alfredo Di Stéfano is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Alfredo Di Stéfano Blond Arrow, Once pares de botas, La batalla del domingo Alfredo Stéfano Di Stéfano Laulhé was an Argentine-Spanish footballer and coach, widely regarded as one of the greatest players of all time. He was most associated with Real ...more

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Manolo Cardona is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Manolo Cardona Beverly Hills Chihuahua, Undertow, La mujer de mi hermano Manolo Cardona is a Colombian actor.

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Eddie Martinez is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Eddie Martinez A Better Life, Sugar, Eden Eddie Martinez is an actor.

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José Rodrigo Arango is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
José Rodrigo Arango Selena Live 2010, Remembering The Queen: Selena

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Juanes is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Juanes 2004 Ano de Exitos: Pop Juan Esteban Aristizábal Vásquez, better known as Juanes, is a Colombian musician who was a member of the heavy metal band Ekhymosis and is now a solo artist. In 2000, his solo ...more

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Paola Mendoza is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Paola Mendoza Our Father, On the Outs, Remigration Paola Mendoza is an actress and film director.

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Manuel Urrego is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Manuel Urrego Collateral, Casa de Mi Padre, The Bannen Way Manuel Urrego is an actor.

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Margarita Rosa de Francisco is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Margarita Rosa de Francisco Fidel, Cartagena, Of Love and Other Demons Margarita Rosa de Francisco Baquero also known as La Mencha is a Colombian telenovela, movie actress, singer and TV presenter.

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Angie Cepeda is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Angie Cepeda Love in the Time of Cholera, Love for Rent, Captain Pantoja and the Special Services Angélica María Cepeda Jiménez, professionally known as Angie Cepeda, is a Colombian actress. She is probably the best known for her roles in telenovela Pobre Diabla and ...more

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Karent Hinestroza is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Karent Hinestroza Choco, Crab Trap Karent Hinestroza is an actress.

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Maria Checa is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Maria Checa From Dusk Till Dawn 2: Texas Blood Money, Seven Coffees on a Week Maria Checa is a Colombian-American model and actress. She is Playboy magazine's Playmate of the Month for August 1994. Her centerfold was photographed by Richard Fegley. Checa, who moved with ...more

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Martina García is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Martina García Biutiful, Rage, No Eres Tu Martina García is an actress.

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Flora Martínez is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Flora Martínez I'm with Lucy, Rosario Tijeras, Tuya siempre Flora Martinez is a Canadian-Colombian film and television actress, best known for her title role in the film Rosario Tijeras; Martinez was nominated for Goya Award for Best Spanish Language ...more

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Ana Isabel Velásquez is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Ana Isabel Velásquez REC, REC 2, REC 3: Génesis Ana Isabel Velásquez is an actress and casting director.

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Ana María Orozco is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Ana María Orozco The Hairy Tooth Fairy Ana María Orozco Aristizábal is a Colombian movie, theatre and television actress who achieved wide fame after her portrayal as Betty in the telenovela Yo soy Betty, la fea. In ...more

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Sandra Reyes is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Sandra Reyes Fat, Bald, Short Man Sandra Reyes Cousin of actor Julián Arango (who play as Hugo Lombardi in Yo soy Betty, la fea) Dropped out from her Law School and got several bit roles in soap operas until she cast in ...more

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Juan David Restrepo is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Juan David Restrepo Rosario Tijeras, Our Lady of the Assassins, Punto y Raya Juan David Restrepo is an actor and film director.

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Danna García is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Danna García Danna Maria García Osuna is an actress and model best known for her roles in telenovelas.

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Maurice Ripke is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Maurice Ripke Inspector Mom, A Killer Within, Living & Dying Maurice Ripke is an actor and stunt performer.

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Robert Tafur is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Robert Tafur Going My Way, Boeing Boeing, For Whom the Bell Tolls Robert Tafur was an actor.

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Yenny Paola Vega is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Yenny Paola Vega Maria Full of Grace Yenny Paola Vega is an actor.

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Sandra Vergara is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Sandra Vergara Fright Night, God Bless America, Mann's World Sandra Vergara is a Colombian actress and model. She is the cousin and adopted sister of actress Sofia Vergara.

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Ana Lucía Domínguez is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Ana Lucía Domínguez Gringo Wedding Ana Lucía Domínguez Tobón, is an actress and model. She is 165 cm. Her eyes are honey colored and her hair is curly, dark brown. In her home country, she studied acting,

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Francisco Santos Calderón is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Francisco Santos Calderón Francisco Santos Calderón also known as Pacho Santos born 14 August 1961 in the city of Bogotá, is a Colombian politician and journalist. Santos was elected as Álvaro ...more

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Nicholas Walker is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Nicholas Walker Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me, Sugar Town, Amnesia Nicholas Walker is an actor.

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Carlos Serrato is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Carlos Serrato At the End of the Spectra, Sex, Lies and Death Carlos Serrato is an actor.

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Hector Luis Bustamante is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Hector Luis Bustamante Hostage, Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones, Right at Your Door Hector Luis Bustamante is an actor, a graphic designer and an art director.

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Jorge Celedón is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Jorge Celedón Super Vallenatos del Año 2008, Vallenatos: Pegaditos en Video, Jorge Celedon & Jimmy Zambrano: Exitos de Jorge Celedon Jorge Celedón also known as Jorgito Celedón is a Colombian musician, singer of vallenato music. Celedón was one of the backup singers for the vallenato group Binomio de Oro ...more

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Diego Cadavid is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Diego Cadavid Te Busco, The Snitch Cartel, A Ton of Luck Diego Cadavid is a tv actor.

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Silvia De Dios is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Silvia De Dios At the End of the Spectra Silvia De Dios is an actress.

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Adriana Romero is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Popular Film Actors from Colombia
Adriana Romero Bluff Adriana Romero Henríquez is a Colombian actress. She is the daughter of late writer Bernardo Romero Pereiro and Judy Henríquez. Sister of Jimena Romero and granddaughter of ...more