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Popular Film Actors from Hungary

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

List features film actors like Noémi Bárd and Judith Kostner.

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

You can click on the names of these legendary movie stars of Hungary in order to get more information about each one. If you're a film buff use this list of talented Hungarian film actors to find some new movies you haven't already seen.
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Jamie Lee Curtis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Popular Film Actors from Hungary
Halloween, A Fish Called Wanda, Trading Places
Jamie Lee Curtis, Lady Haden-Guest is an American actress and author. She made her film debut in 1978 by starring as Laurie Strode in John Carpenter's Halloween. A big hit, the film established ...more
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Peter Lorre is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Popular Film Actors from Hungary
Casablanca, The Maltese Falcon, Arsenic and Old Lace
Peter Lorre was a Hungarian actor. Born László Loewenstein in Austria-Hungary he began his stage career in Vienna, then moved to Germany and had his breakthrough, first on the ...more
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Goldie Hawn is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Popular Film Actors from Hungary
Death Becomes Her, Seems Like Old Times, Foul Play
Goldie Jeanne Hawn is an American actress, film director, producer, and occasional singer. Hawn is known for her roles in television's Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In and films such as The ...more
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Paul Lukas is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Popular Film Actors from Hungary
20, 000 Leagues Under the Sea, The Lady Vanishes
Paul Lukas was an actor.
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Bela Lugosi is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Popular Film Actors from Hungary
Dracula, The Wolf Man, Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein
Béla Ferenc Dezső Blaskó, better known as Bela Lugosi, was a Hungarian-American actor, famous for portraying Count Dracula in the original 1931 film and for his roles in various ...more
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Arpad Miklos is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Popular Film Actors from Hungary
At Your Service, Vampire of Budapest, XXX
Arpad Miklos was a Hungarian pornographic actor who appeared in gay pornographic films.
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Zsa Zsa Gábor is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Popular Film Actors from Hungary
A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors, Touch of Evil, The Naked Gun 2½: The Smell of Fear
Zsa Zsa Gabor is a Hungarian-born American actress and socialite. Gabor began her stage career in Vienna and was crowned Miss Hungary in 1936. She emigrated to the United States in 1941 and ...more
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Marton Csokas is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Popular Film Actors from Hungary
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, Alice in Wonderland, The Bourne Supremacy
Marton Paul Csokas born 30 June 1966, is a New Zealand film and television actor.
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Hanna Hertelendy is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Popular Film Actors from Hungary
Rosemary's Baby, Breakfast at Tiffany's, Being There
Hanna Hertelendy, aka Hanna Landy, was an Hungarian-American film and television actress. She was born as Ilona Zimka near Budapest. She married Istvan Hertelendy in 1940. She became a ...more
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Adolph Zukor is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Popular Film Actors from Hungary
Glorifying the American Girl
Adolph Zukor was an American film mogul and founder of Paramount Pictures.
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István Bálint is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Popular Film Actors from Hungary
István Bálint Jakob the Liar, Histoires d’Amerique: Food, Family and Philosophy
István Bálint was a director, actor, poet and a screenwriter.
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Dezső Garas is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Popular Film Actors from Hungary
Jacob the Liar, Two Half Times in Hell, Liliomfi
Dezső Garas was a Hungarian actor, who appeared in over 145 films and television shows since 1956. He starred in the 1993 film Whoops, which was entered into the 43rd Berlin International Film ...more
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S. Z. Sakall is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Popular Film Actors from Hungary
Casablanca, Yankee Doodle Dandy, In the Good Old Summertime
Szőke Szakáll, known as S.Z. Sakall, was a Hungarian film character actor. He was in many films including In the Good Old Summertime, Lullaby of Broadway, Christmas in Connecticut and ...more
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Dorottya Udvaros is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Popular Film Actors from Hungary
The Vulture, Colonel Redl, Miss Arizona
Dorottya Udvaros is a Hungarian actress. She has appeared in more than 60 films and television shows since 1976. She won the award for Best Actress at the 15th Moscow International Film Festival ...more
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Eva Gabor is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Popular Film Actors from Hungary
The Aristocats, The Rescuers, Gigi
Eva Gabor was a Hungarian-born American socialite and actress. She was widely known for her role on the 1965 to 1971 television sitcom Green Acres as Lisa Douglas, the wife of Eddie Albert's ...more
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Rita Faltoyano is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Popular Film Actors from Hungary
Private Gladiator, Whore, The Cream Team 2
Rita Faltoyano is a retired Hungarian pornographic actress. Her first movie was with Pierre Woodman in No Sun, No Fun; her first scene she performed was with three men where she did her first ...more
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Nikki Anderson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Popular Film Actors from Hungary
Private Gold 15: Sweet Baby 2, Prisoner of Paradise, The Voyeur's Favorite Blowjobs and Anals 7
Nikki Anderson is an actress.
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Victor Varconi is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Popular Film Actors from Hungary
Samson and Delilah, The Plainsman, For Whom the Bell Tolls
Victor Varconi was a highly successful silent film star in Hungary. Born Mihály Várkonyi in Kisvárda, Austria-Hungary, he was the first Hungarian actor to make a film in the ...more
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Ray Phillips is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Popular Film Actors from Hungary
Arabian Knights, Lovers of Arabia, The Cell Part 1: Confinement
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Leslie Manzel is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Popular Film Actors from Hungary
Man-Driller, Unleash The Beast Part 1, Frenzy
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Fred Goldsmith is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Popular Film Actors from Hungary
The Fred Goldsmith Collection, Lovers of Arabia, Unleash The Beast Part 2
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Fernando Nielsen is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Popular Film Actors from Hungary
Arabian Knights, Lovers of Arabia, Unleash The Beast Part 1
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Steven Geray is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Popular Film Actors from Hungary
To Catch a Thief, Spellbound, Gilda
Steven Geray, born Istvan Gyergyay was a film actor who appeared in over 100 films and dozens of television programs. Geray appeared in Spellbound, Gilda, In a Lonely Place, All About Eve, Call ...more
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Jack Laurel is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Popular Film Actors from Hungary
Cruising Budapest V: Mangiatti Twins, Arabian Knights, Lovers of Arabia
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Robert Balint is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Popular Film Actors from Hungary
Loaded Guns, Buddies, Pits & Playgrounds: Classic Sex Club Scenes