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Popular Film Actors from Peru

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

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Fernando Fernan Gomez is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Popular Film Actors from Peru
Dec. at 86 (1921-2007), Credits: All About My Mother, Belle Époque & The Spirit of the Beehive

Birthplace: Lima, Peru

Nationality: Argentina, Spain, Peru

Parents: Luis Fernando Diaz de Mendoza, Carola Fernan Gomez

Children: Helena Fernan-Gomez, Fernando Fernan Gomez

Fernando Fernández Gómez (28 August 1921 – 21 November 2007) better known as Fernando Fernán-Gómez was a Spanish actor, screenwriter, film director, theater director ...more
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Isabel Allende is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Popular Film Actors from Peru
Age 73, Credits: A Fierce Green Fire

Birthplace: Lima, Peru

Nationality: Chile, United States of America, Peru

Parents: Francisca Llona Barros, Tomás Allende

Children: Paula Frías Allende, Nicolás Frías

Isabel Allende (Spanish: [isaˈβel aˈʝende] (listen); born August 2, 1942) is a Chilean writer. Allende, whose works sometimes contain aspects of the genre magical realism, is known for novels ...more
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Jenny Gago is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Popular Film Actors from Peru
Age 65, Credits: Coach Carter, Innerspace & The Man with Two Brains

Birthplace: Peru

Nationality: United States of America, Peru

Children: Sean Gago

Jenny Gago (born September 11, 1953) is a Peruvian-American actress.
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Nathalie Kelley is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Popular Film Actors from Peru
Age 33, Credits: The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift, Take Me Home Tonight & Urban Explorer

Birthplace: Lima, Peru

Nationality: Australia

Height: 5'6"

Nathalie Kelley (born October 5, 1985) is an Australian actress known for her role as Neela in the 2006 action film The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift, and for her roles in various television ...more
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Gustavo Bueno is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Popular Film Actors from Peru
Age 67, Credits: The Motorcycle Diaries, Black Butterfly & Captain Pantoja and the Special Services

Birthplace: Lima, Peru

Nationality: Peru

Parents: Rosa Wunder

Gustavo Bueno is an actor.
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John Ruddock is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Popular Film Actors from Peru
Dec. at 84 (1897-1981), Credits: Ivanhoe, Lust for Life & Under Capricorn

Birthplace: Lima, Peru

Nationality: Peru

John Ruddock was a Peruvian-born British film and television actor. John Ruddock was born on May 20, 1897 in Lima, Peru as John Reynolds Ruddock. He was the first of seven children of his ...more
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Diego Bertie is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Popular Film Actors from Peru
Age 48, Credits: Without Compassion, Crossing a Shadow & Los Andes no creen en Dios

Birthplace: Lima, Peru

Nationality: Peru

Parents: Enriqueta Brignardello Belmont, Jaime Bertie Espejo

Children: Aissa Bertie

Diego Felipe Bertie Brignardello (born November 2, 1967 in Lima) is a contemporary Peruvian actor of British and Italian descent. His performances span film, theatre and television and he ...more
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Tatiana Astengo is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Popular Film Actors from Peru
Age 48, Credits: Undertow, Captain Pantoja and the Special Services & What the Eye Doesn’t See

Birthplace: Peru

Nationality: Peru

Tatiana Astengo is an actress and a singer.
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Nidia Bermejo is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Popular Film Actors from Peru

Birthplace: Lima, Peru

Nationality: Peru

Nidia Bermejo is an actress.
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Gianfranco Brero is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Popular Film Actors from Peru
Age 62, Credits: Captain Pantoja and the Special Services, El Seductor & What the Eye Doesn’t See

Birthplace: Lima, Peru

Nationality: Peru

Parents: Élide Brero

Gianfranco Brero is an actor and a presenter.
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Anthony Ireland is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Popular Film Actors from Peru
Dec. at 55 (1902-1957), Credits: Spaceways, Sweet Devil & Three Maxims

Birthplace: Arequipa, Peru

Nationality: United Kingdom, Peru

Anthony Ireland was a British actor.
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Ricardo Blume is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Popular Film Actors from Peru
Age 85, Credits: Fuera del cielo, Quemar las Naves & Miércoles

Birthplace: Lima, Peru

Nationality: Peru

Ricardo Blume (born August 16, 1933 in Lima, Perú) is a Peruvian actor and theater director who has developed most of his career in Mexico. His work encompasses theater, cinema and TV.
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Rossana Fernández... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Popular Film Actors from Peru
Rossana Fernández-Maldonado Age 41, Credits: Crossing a Shadow

Birthplace: Lima, Peru

Nationality: Peru

Parents: Jorge Fernandez-Maldonado, Victoria Nagaro Manrique Castro

Children: Maitena Saez

Rossana Fernández-Maldonado Nagaro is a Peruvian actress, singer and TV host descending from Italian roots. In 2006 she joined the cast of Mi problema con las mujeres, which was nominated ...more
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Miguel Iza is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Popular Film Actors from Peru
Age 51, Credits: Chicha tu madre, The City and the Dogs & A Doctor's Job!

Birthplace: Lima, Peru

Nationality: Peru

Miguel Iza is an actor.
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Jason Day is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Popular Film Actors from Peru
Jason Day Age 30, Credits: 30 Beats, Mancora & Mañana te Cuento

Birthplace: Lima, Peru

Nationality: Peru

Jason Cuthbert Day del Solar, is a Peruvian actor of British descent.
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Alberto Isola is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Popular Film Actors from Peru
Age 62, Credits: The City and the Dogs and Crossing a Shadow

Birthplace: Lima, Peru

Nationality: Peru

Parents: Maria del Rosario de Lavalle Garragori, Sergio Ísola Tealdo

Alberto Isola is an actor.
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Pietro Sibille is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Popular Film Actors from Peru
Age 38, Credits: Proof of Life, Amador & What the Eye Doesn’t See

Birthplace: Lima, Peru

Nationality: Peru

Pietro Sibille Eslava (born 20 April 1977 in Lima) is a Peruvian actor. He won recognition with the Peruvian indie film Días de Santiago, playing the role of a Peruvian ex-soldier with ...more
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Emilram Cossio is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Popular Film Actors from Peru
Age 42, Credits: Undertow and The Con Game

Birthplace: Lima, Peru

Nationality: Peru

Emilram Cossio is an actor.
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Vanessa Saba is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Popular Film Actors from Peru
Vanessa Saba Age 43, Credits: Un Dia Sin Sexo, Crossing a Shadow & El vientre

Birthplace: Lima, Peru

Nationality: Peru

Parents: Daniel Saba de Andrea

Vanessa Saba is an actor.
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Haydeé Các... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Popular Film Actors from Peru
Haydeé Cáceres Age 68, Credits: Undertow

Birthplace: Lima, Peru

Nationality: Peru

Haydeé Cáceres is an actress.
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Salvador del Solar is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Popular Film Actors from Peru
Age 48, Credits: Captain Pantoja and the Special Services, Write Me - Postcards To Copacabana & Pirates in Callao

Birthplace: Lima, Peru

Nationality: Peru

Children: Manuela del Solar, Antonia del Solar

Salvador del Solar is an actor.
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Carlos Carlín is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Popular Film Actors from Peru
Carlos Carlín Age 47, Credits: Crossing a Shadow, Entre vivos y plebeyos & A los 40

Birthplace: Lima, Peru

Nationality: Peru

Carlos Carlín is a film actor.
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Javier Manrique is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Popular Film Actors from Peru
Age 47, Credits: The Dancer Upstairs, Taxi & Todo es mentira

Birthplace: Lima, Peru

Nationality: Peru

Javier Manrique is an actor.
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Yma Súmac is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Popular Film Actors from Peru
Age Died at 86 (1922-2008), Credits: Omar Khayyam, Fol-de-Rol & Secret of the Incas

Birthplace: Cajamarca, Peru

Nationality: United States of America, Peru

Yma Sumac (; September 10, 1923 — November 1, 2008), was a Peruvian-American coloratura soprano. With a career spanning 6 decades, she was one of the most famous exponents of exotica music. ...more
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Christian Meier is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Popular Film Actors from Peru
Age 48, Credits: La mujer de mi hermano, Don't Tell Anyone & City of M

Birthplace: Lima, Peru

Nationality: Peru

Height: 1.9

Christian Dietrich Meier Zender (born June 23, 1970), best known as Christian Meier, is a Peruvian actor and singer in Latin America, the US Hispanic market, and around the Spanish speaking