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

List includes Christina Jastrzembska, Bartłomiej Topa and more.

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

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

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Daniel Olbrychski is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Popular Film Actors from Poland
Salt, The Unbearable Lightness of Being, The Barber of Siberia Daniel Olbrychski is a Polish actor best known for leading roles in several Andrzej Wajda movies and also known for playing the Russian defector and spymaster Vassily Orlov, alongside Hollywood ...more

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Stuart Holmes is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Popular Film Actors from Poland
Singin' in the Rain, North by Northwest, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance Joseph Liebchen was an American actor whose career spanned seven decades, appearing in almost 450 films between 1909 and 1964. He is sometimes credited as Stewart Holmes.

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Roman Polanski is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Popular Film Actors from Poland
Chinatown, Repulsion, The Tenant Roman Polanski is a Polish and, since 1976, naturalized-French film director, producer, writer, and actor. Having made films in Poland, the United Kingdom, France and the United States, he is ...more

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Joseph Conrad is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Popular Film Actors from Poland
Joseph Conrad was a Polish author who wrote in English after settling in England. He was granted British nationality in 1886, but always considered himself a Pole. Conrad is regarded as one of ...more

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Olek Krupa is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Popular Film Actors from Poland
X-Men: First Class, The Italian Job, Miller's Crossing Aleksander Krupa, often credited as Olek Krupa, is a Polish actor best known for playing villains and/or criminals, such as in Eraser, Blue Streak and Home Alone 3. He also notably portrayed a ...more

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Casey Siemaszko is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Popular Film Actors from Poland
Back to the Future, Stand by Me, Back to the Future Part II Kazimierz A. "Casey" Siemaszko is an American actor. He was born in Chicago, Illinois to a Polish-born Roman Catholic father, Konstanty, a fighter in the Polish Underground during ...more

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Zofia Saretok is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Popular Film Actors from Poland
Triumph of the Spirit, Jakob the Liar, The White Raven Zofia Saretok was an actress.

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Urszula Grabowska is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Popular Film Actors from Poland
The Closed Circuit, The Crown Witness, Stranger Urszula Grabowska is an actress.

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Jan Swiderski is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Popular Film Actors from Poland
Spiral, The Impossible Goodbye, The Ashes Jan Swiderski was an actor.

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Yvonne Strahovski is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Popular Film Actors from Poland
I, Frankenstein, Killer Elite Yvonne Jaqueline Strzechowski, better known by the stage name Yvonne Strahovski, is an Australian actress. She is known for portraying CIA Agent Sarah Walker in the NBC television series Chuck, ...more

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Aleksandra Yermak is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Popular Film Actors from Poland
Aleksandra Yermak The Dreamers, A Very Long Engagement Aleksandra Yermak is an actress.

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Joanna Pacuła is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Popular Film Actors from Poland
Tombstone, Gorky Park, Virus Joanna Pacuła is a Polish-born actress residing in Southern California. Pacuła was born in Tomaszów Lubelski, Poland. In 1979, Pacuła graduated from the Aleksander Zelwerowicz State ...more

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Yuri Mazurok is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Popular Film Actors from Poland
Queen of Spades (Bolshoi Ballet) Yuri Antónovich Mazurók was a Russian operatic baritone of Ukrainian ethnicity. He sang leading roles with major opera houses internationally, including the Bolshoi Theatre, where ...more

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Jan Łomnicki is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Popular Film Actors from Poland
The Bad Boy Jan Lomnicki was a film director and screenwriter.

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Witold Holtz is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Popular Film Actors from Poland
The Heiresses, Everything for Sale, Lokis: A Manuscript of Professor Wittembach Witold Holtz is an actor.

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Ullrich Haupt is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Popular Film Actors from Poland
Morocco, The Iron Mask, Tempest Ullrich Haupt was a film actor.

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Jerzy Kurczak is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Popular Film Actors from Poland
Jerzy Kurczak Jerzy Kurczak is a screenwriter and animator.

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Sokół is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Popular Film Actors from Poland
George the Hedgehog Sokół, real name Wojciech Sosnowski is an MC born in Warsaw, Poland 11 March 1977. Founder of ZIP Skład and WWO, together with DJ Deszczu Strugi, and Jędker. He recorded four albums with ...more

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Envy is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Popular Film Actors from Poland
Oral Adventures of Craven Morehead 8, Gang Bang Slut 5 Envy is a Pornographic Actress.

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Ignacy Gogolewski is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Popular Film Actors from Poland
Ignacy Gogolewski The Peasants, The Codes, Zamach stanu Ignacy Gogolewski is an actor and film director.

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John Bluthal is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Popular Film Actors from Poland
The Fifth Element, Dark City, The Return of the Pink Panther John Bluthal is a Polish-born British film and television actor, mostly in comedy. He is best known for his work with Spike Milligan, and for his roles in the TV series Never Mind the Quality, ...more

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Isaac Bashevis Singer is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Popular Film Actors from Poland
Isaac Bashevis Singer was a Polish-born Jewish-American author. The Polish form of his birth name was Izaak Zynger and he used his mother's first name in an initial pseudonym, Izaak Baszewis, ...more

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Janusz Gajos is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Popular Film Actors from Poland
Three Colors: White, Pitbull, Man of Iron Janusz Gajos is a Polish actor. He graduated in 1965 from the National Film School in Łódź as one of its best students despite having been rejected during entrance exams for three times. ...more

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Leo White is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Popular Film Actors from Poland
Casablanca, The Thin Man, She Done Him Wrong Leo White was a stage performer who appeared as a character actor in many Charlie Chaplin films. Born in Germany, he grew up in England where he started his stage career. He was brought to the ...more

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Lisa Ray is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Popular Film Actors from Poland
Water, I Can’t Think Straight, Defendor Lisa Rani Ray is a Canadian actress, model, television host, philanthropist and social activist. In 2005 she appeared in the Canadian film Water, which premièred at the Toronto ...more