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Popular Film Actors from Romania

Updated June 14, 2019 14.1k views330 items

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

The list you're viewing contains film actors like Geo Dobre and József Bihari.

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

You can click on the names of these legendary movie stars of Romania in order to get more information about each one. If you're a film buff use this list of talented Romanian film actors to find some new movies you haven't already seen.
  • 1

    Edward G. Robinson

    The Ten Commandments, Double Indemnity
    Edward G. Robinson (born Emanuel Goldenberg; Yiddish: ײמאַנועל גאָלדענבערג‎; December 12, 1893...  more

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  • 2

    Alexandra Maria Lara

    The Reader, Downfall
    Alexandra Maria Lara (née Plătăreanu; 12 November 1978) is a Romanian-German actress who has...  more
  • 3

    John Houseman

    Scrooged, The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!
    John Houseman (born Jacques Haussmann; September 22, 1902 – October 31, 1988) was a...  more

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  • 4

    Vladimir Cosma

    Diva, Les Sous-doués en vacances
    Vladimir Cosma (born 13 April 1940) is a Romanian-born French composer, conductor and...  more
  • 5

    Florin Piersic

    The Column, Michael the Brave
    Florin Piersic (Romanian pronunciation: [floˈrin ˈpjersik]; born 27 January 1936) is a...  more
  • 6

    Mihai Bendeac

    Pu-239, Attack Force
    Mihai Bendeac is an actor....  more
  • 7

    Florian Pittiș

    Ma-ma, Veronica se întoarce
    Florian Pittiş was a Romanian stage and television actor, theatre director, folk music singer,...  more
  • 8

    Gavril Pătru

    Hellraiser: Hellworld, Turkish Passport
    Gavril Patru is an actor....
  • 9

    Dan Nutu

    Sick Animals
    Dan Nutu is a film producer....
  • 10

    Sebastian Stan

    Captain America: The First Avenger, Captain America: The Winter Soldier
    Sebastian Stan (born August 13, 1982) is a Romanian-American actor. On television, he has...  more

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  • 11

    András Hatházi

    Morgen, Chinese Defense
    András Hatházi is an actor and writer....
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    Marcel Iureş

    Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End, Mission: Impossible
    Marcel Iureş (Romanian pronunciation: [marˈt͡ʃel ˈjureʃ] (listen); born August 2, 1951) is a...  more
  • 13

    Elie Wiesel

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    Eliezer Wiesel (, Hebrew: אֱלִיעֶזֶר וִיזֶל‎ ʾĔlîʿezer Vîzel; September 30, 1928 – July 2,...  more

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  • 14

    Loredana Groza

    Modigliani, Assassination Games
    Loredana Groza (born 10 June 1970) is a Romanian pop singer-songwriter, model, actress,...  more
  • 15

    Sergiu Nicolaescu

    Michael the Brave, Dacii
    Sergiu Florin Nicolaescu (Romanian: [ˈserd͡ʒju floˈrin nikolaˈesku]; 13 April 1930 – 3 January...  more
  • 16

    Andi Vasluianu

    California Dreamin', Bibliothèque Pascal
    Andi Vasluianu is an actor....  more
  • 17

    Duncan Renaldo

    For Whom the Bell Tolls, The Painted Stallion
    Renault Renaldo Duncan (April 23, 1904 – September 3, 1980), better known as Duncan Renaldo,...  more
  • 18

    Gheorghe Dinică

    The Column, White Palms
    Gheorghe Dinică (Romanian pronunciation: [ˈɡe̯orɡe diˈnikə]; January 1, 1934 – November 10,...  more
  • 19
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  • 20

    Jean Negulesco

    Le jupon rouge
    Jean Negulesco (born Ioan Negulescu; 29 February 1900 (O.S.) – 18 July 1993) was a...  more
  • 21

    Elina Löwensohn

    Schindler's List, Dark Water
    Elina Löwensohn (born 11 July 1966) is a Romanian-American actress. She is perhaps best known...  more
  • 22

    Delia Antal

    Veer, StreetDance 3D
    Delia Antal is an actress, film director, screenwriter and film producer....  more
  • 23

    Gregor von Rezzori

    Viva Maria!, Man on Horseback
    Gregor von Rezzori (German pronunciation: [ʁɛˈtsoːʁi]; May 13, 1914 – April 23, 1998), born...  more
  • 24

    Valentin Teodosiu

    Assassination Games, If The Seed Doesn't Die
    Valentin Teodosiu is an actor....  more
  • 25

    Vlad Ivanov

    4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days
    Vlad Ivanov (Romanian pronunciation: [ˈvlad iˈvanov]; born Vladimir Ivanov [vladiˈmir...  more