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List of famous TV actors from Mexico, listed alphabetically with photos of the actors when available. Mexico has given birth to a lot of talented television actors who have gone on to star in comedies, dramas, soap operas, reality shows and more. These are some of the funniest and most talented Mexican TV stars that have ever lived, so if you're an aspiring actor or actress from Mexico this list should contain many of your idols. If you're looking for a particular popular actor or actress from Mexico then use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

List includes Alexis Ayala, Eduardo Garza and more.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best Mexican TV actors?" and "Which television actors are from Mexico?"

You can click on the names of these legendary TV stars of Mexico in order to get more information about each one. If you're a TV junkie use this list of talented Mexican actresses to find some new TV stars that you haven't already heard of.
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Edward James Olmos is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous TV Actors from Mexico
Dexter, Battlestar Galactica, Miami Vice
Edward James Olmos is an American actor and director. Among his most memorable roles are William Adama in the re-imagined Battlestar Galactica, Lt. Martin Castillo in Miami Vice, teacher Jaime ...more
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Cheech Marin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous TV Actors from Mexico
Married... with Children, Nash Bridges, Off the Map
Cheech Marin is an comedian, actor and screenwriter.
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Salma Hayek is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous TV Actors from Mexico
The Sinbad Show
Salma Hayek Pinault is a Mexican and American film actress, director, and producer. She began her career in Mexico starring in the telenovela Teresa and went on to star in the film El ...more
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Marimar Vega is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous TV Actors from Mexico
Marimar Vega
Marimar Vega is a Mexican actress. Vega studied acting in Centro de Formacion Actoral of TV Azteca.
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Anthony Quinn is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous TV Actors from Mexico
Jesus of Nazareth, Onassis: The Richest Man in the World, Treasure Island in Outer Space
Antonio Rodolfo Quinn Oaxaca, more commonly known as Anthony Quinn, was a Mexican American actor, as well as a painter and writer. He starred in numerous critically acclaimed and commercially ...more
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Louis C.K. is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous TV Actors from Mexico
Louie, Lucky Louie, The Chris Rock Show
Louis Székely, known professionally as Louis C.K., is an American comedian, actor, and filmmaker. He is the creator, star, writer, director, and editor of the acclaimed FX comedy series ...more
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Paul Rodríguez is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous TV Actors from Mexico
Gloria, Trial and Error, a.k.a. Pablo
Paul Rodriguez's career has spanned more than two decades and includes starring roles and featured appearances in over 30 films and countless television series and specials. His first big break ...more
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Ricardo Montalbán is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous TV Actors from Mexico
Fantasy Island, The Colbys, The Chevy Show (1958)
Ricardo Montalbán was an actor.
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Kate del Castillo is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous TV Actors from Mexico
The Cleaner, American Family, Muchachitas
Kate del Castillo Negrete Trillo is a Mexican actress.
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Psicosis is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous TV Actors from Mexico
WCW Monday Nitro, Impact Wrestling, ECW Hardcore TV
Dionicio Castellanos Torres is a Mexican professional wrestler best known by the ring name Psicosis. Castellanos has performed for Asistencia Asesoría y Administración, Consejo ...more
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Lucero is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous TV Actors from Mexico
Alborada, Lazos de Amor, Doña Bárbara
Lucero León is an actress.
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Laura Harring is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous TV Actors from Mexico
General Hospital, Sunset Beach, Flipper
Laura Harring is a Mexican actress. In 1985, Harring became the first Latina woman crowned Miss USA. She later began her acting career in television and film. She is best known for her role as ...more
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Bill Melendez is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous TV Actors from Mexico
It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown, The Charlie Brown and Snoopy Show
José Cuauhtémoc "Bill" Meléndez was a Mexican American character animator, film director, voice artist and producer, known for his cartoons for Walt Disney ...more
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Thalía is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous TV Actors from Mexico
Rosalinda, Marimar, María la del Barrio
Ariadna Thalia Sodi Miranda, known mononymously as Thalía, is a Mexican singer, published author, actress and entrepreneur, who has sung in various languages including Spanish, English, ...more
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Pedro Armendáriz, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous TV Actors from Mexico
Sweating Bullets, Tres mujeres, Agujetas de Color de Rosa
Pedro Armendáriz Bohr, better known by his stage name Pedro Armendáriz, Jr., was a Mexican actor who made films and television series from United States and Mexico.
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Maite Perroni is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous TV Actors from Mexico
Cuidado con el ángel, Rebelde, Mi pecado
Maite Perroni Beorlegui is a Mexican actress, model and singer/songwriter, who is best known for starring in Rebelde, Cuidado con el ángel, Mi Pecado with Triunfo del Amor, Cachito de ...more
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Sara García is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous TV Actors from Mexico
Sara García was a Mexican actress who made her biggest mark during the "Golden Age of Mexican cinema". During the 1940s and 1950s, she often played the part of a no-nonsense but ...more
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Guillermo del Toro is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous TV Actors from Mexico
HypaSpace
Guillermo del Toro Gómez is a Mexican film director, screenwriter, producer, and novelist. In his filmmaking career, del Toro has alternated between Spanish-language dark fantasy pieces, ...more
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Gael García Bernal is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous TV Actors from Mexico
El Abuelo y Yo, Teresa, Soy tu fan
Gael García Bernal is a Mexican film actor, director, and producer. He founded Canana Films in Mexico City.
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Diego Boneta is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous TV Actors from Mexico
Pretty Little Liars, Zeke and Luther, Alegrijes y Rebujos
Diego Andrés González Boneta is a Mexican singer and actor. He is best known for playing Rocco in the Mexican soap opera Rebelde and Javier on CW's 90210. He recorded his ...more
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Carlos Santana is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous TV Actors from Mexico
Carlos Santana audio is a Mexican and American musician who first became famous in the late 1960s and early 1970s with his band, Santana, which pioneered a fusion of rock and Latin American ...more
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Jacob Vargas is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous TV Actors from Mexico
Max Steel, Malibu Shores, The Odds
Jacob Vargas is a Mexican born American actor.
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Anahí is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous TV Actors from Mexico
Clase 406, Mujeres engañadas, Dos hogares
Anahí Giovanna Puente Portilla, known mononymously as Anahí, is a Mexican singer-songwriter and actress. She is best known for starring in Alondra, Mujeres Engañadas, Primer ...more
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René Casados is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous TV Actors from Mexico
La Madrastra, Mundo de Fieras, Timeless Love
René Casados Morales is a Mexican actor best known for his roles in telenovelas.
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Ninel Conde is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous TV Actors from Mexico
Fuego en la sangre, Mar de amor, Porque el amor manda
Ninel Herrera Conde is a Mexican singer, actress and television host known for her performances in Rebelde, Fuego en le sangre and Mar de amor.