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Famous TV Actors from Mexico

Updated June 14, 2019 52.6k views441 items

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

    Edward James Olmos

    Dexter, Battlestar Galactica

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America, Mexico

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    Cheech Marin

    Cheech Marin

    Married... with Children, Nash Bridges

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America, Mexico

    Richard Anthony "Cheech" Marín (born July 13, 1946) is an American stand-up comedian, actor,... more on Wikipedia

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    Salma Hayek

    Salma Hayek

    The Sinbad Show

    BirthplaceCoatzacoalcos, Mexico

    NationalityUnited States of America, Mexico

    Salma Hayek Pinault (, Spanish: [ˈsalma ˈxaʝek]; born Salma Valgarma Hayek Jiménez; September... more on Wikipedia

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    Marimar Vega

    Marimar Vega is a Mexican actress. Vega studied acting in Centro de Formacion Actoral of TV... more on Wikipedia
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    Anthony Quinn

    Anthony Quinn

    Jesus of Nazareth, Onassis: The Richest Man in the World

    BirthplaceChihuahua, Chihuahua Municipality, Mexico

    NationalityUnited States of America, Mexico

    Antonio Rodolfo Quinn Oaxaca (April 21, 1915 – June 3, 2001), known as Anthony Quinn, was a... more on Wikipedia

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    Louis C.K.

    Louis C.K.

    Louie, Lucky Louie

    BirthplaceWashington, D.C., United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America, Mexico

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    Paul Rodríguez

    Paul Rodríguez

    Gloria, Trial and Error

    BirthplaceCuliacán, Mexico

    NationalityUnited States of America, Mexico

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    Ricardo Montalbán

    Ricardo Montalbán

    Fantasy Island, The Colbys

    BirthplaceMexico City, Mexico

    NationalityMexico

    Ricardo Gonzalo Pedro Montalbán y Merino, KSG (; Spanish pronunciation: [montalˈβan]; 25... more on Wikipedia

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    Kate del Castillo

    Kate del Castillo

    The Cleaner, American Family

    BirthplaceMexico City, Mexico

    NationalityMexico

    Kate del Castillo Negrete Trillo (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈkeit ðel kasˈtiʝo neˈɣɾete ˈtɾiʝo];... more on Wikipedia
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    Psicosis

    Psicosis

    WCW Monday Nitro, Impact Wrestling

    BirthplaceTijuana, Mexico

    NationalityMexico

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    Lucero

    Lucero

    Alborada, Lazos de Amor

    BirthplaceMexico City, Mexico

    NationalityMexico

    Lucero Hogaza León (Spanish pronunciation: [luˈseɾo]; born 29 August 1969), known as Lucero,... more on Wikipedia

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    Laura Harring

    Laura Harring

    General Hospital, Sunset Beach

    BirthplaceLos Mochis, Mexico

    NationalityUnited States of America, Mexico

    Laura Elena, Countess von Bismarck-Schönhausen (née Martínez-Herring; March 3, 1964), commonly... more on Wikipedia
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    Bill Melendez

    Bill Melendez

    It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown

    BirthplaceSonora, Mexico, Hermosillo, Latin America, Americas

    NationalityUnited States of America, Mexico

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    Thalía

    Thalía

    Rosalinda, Marimar

    BirthplaceMexico City, Mexico

    NationalityUnited States of America, Mexico

    Ariadna Thalía Sodi Miranda (Spanish pronunciation: [aˈɾjaðna taˈli.a ˈsoði miˈɾanda]; born 26... more on Wikipedia
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    Pedro Armendáriz, Jr.

    Pedro Armendáriz, Jr.

    Sweating Bullets, Tres mujeres

    BirthplaceMexico City, Mexico

    NationalityMexico

    Pedro Armendáriz Bohr (April 6, 1940 – December 26, 2011), better known by his stage name... more on Wikipedia
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    Maite Perroni

    Maite Perroni

    Cuidado con el ángel, Rebelde

    BirthplaceMexico City, Mexico

    NationalityMexico

    Maite Perroni Beorlegui (born March 9, 1983) is a Mexican actress, singer, songwriter and... more on Wikipedia
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    Sara García
    Sara García Hidalgo (8 September 1895 – 21 November 1980) was a Mexican actress who made her... more on Wikipedia
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    Guillermo del Toro

    BirthplaceJalisco, Mexico, Latin America, Guadalajara, Americas

    NationalityMexico

    Guillermo del Toro Gómez (Spanish: [ɡiˈʝeɾmo ðel ˈtoɾo]; born October 9, 1964) is a Mexican... more on Wikipedia

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    Gael García Bernal

    Gael García Bernal

    El Abuelo y Yo, Teresa

    BirthplaceGuadalajara, Mexico

    NationalityMexico

    Gael García Bernal (Spanish pronunciation: [ɡaˈel ɣaɾˈsi.a βeɾˈnal]; born 30 November 1978) is... more on Wikipedia

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    Diego Boneta

    Diego Boneta

    Pretty Little Liars, Zeke and Luther

    BirthplaceMexico, Mexico City

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Diego Andrés González Boneta (November 29, 1990) is a Mexican singer and actor. He gained... more on Wikipedia
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    Carlos Santana
    Carlos Santana audio (born July 20, 1947) is a Mexican and American guitarist who rose to... more on Wikipedia

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    Jacob Vargas

    Jacob Vargas

    Max Steel, Malibu Shores

    BirthplaceMexico, Michoacán

    NationalityMexico

    Jacob Vargas (born August 18, 1971) is a Mexican-American actor.

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    Anahí

    Anahí

    Clase 406, Mujeres engañadas

    BirthplaceMexico City, Mexico

    NationalityMexico

    Anahí Giovanna Puente Portilla de Velasco (née Anahí Giovanna Puente Portilla), known... more on Wikipedia

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    René Casados

    La Madrastra, Mundo de Fieras

    BirthplaceTamalín, Mexico

    NationalityMexico

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    Ninel Conde

    Ninel Conde

    Fuego en la sangre, Mar de amor

    BirthplaceToluca, Mexico

    NationalityMexico

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