Birth Place Matching "Lisbon, Portugal" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actor | Fast Five
Joaquim de Almeida was born in Lisbon, Portugal. Son of two pharmacists and the sixth of eight kids, Joaquim showed signs at an early age that his future lay not in the family business. At the age of eighteen, after attending the theater course at the Lisbon Conservatory for two years, he left ...
Actress | Pulp Fiction
Maria de Medeiros is the oldest of three daughters by the pianist, maestro and composer António Vitorino D'Almeida and Maria Armanda Esteves. Her sisters are Inês de Medeiros, stage actress and film and stage director and Ana Medeiros, violinist, composer, and music teacher.
Studied at Lycée ...
Actor | Son of God
While his acting debut was at the age of 15, Diogo Morgado later became known internationally for his groundbreaking portrayal of "Jesus" in 20th Century Fox's feature film "Son of God" and in The History Channel's highly rated, Emmy nominated miniseries "The Bible." Morgado's recent work includes ...
Actor | Narcos
Pêpê Rapazote is a Portuguese-born actor known for Narcos, Shameless, Operation Finale, Blood Ties, Amicci per la Pelle, and Pai à Força. After having worked as an architect for a few years, he decided acting would become his "new trade." He speaks five languages, Portuguese, English, Spanish, ...
7. Lúcia Moniz
Actress | Love Actually
Lúcia Moniz, born on September 9, 1976, in Lisbon, is the daughter of Azorean musicians, Carlos Alberto Moniz and Maria do Amparo. At the age of 6 enrolled in her music training at Santa Cecília Music Academy, achieving her 6th degree. Besides four edited discographic works, throughout her musical ...
10. Duncan Lamont
Actor | Quatermass and the Pit
Duncan Lamont began his career in the 1940's in Waterfront Women (1950) and The Adventures of Quentin Durward (1955) then went to Hollywood for Mutiny on the Bounty (1962). Returning to Britain he went into what he described as one of his happiest roles opposite Margaret Rutherford in Murder at the...
13. Joana Metrass
Actress | Once Upon a Time
Born in Lisbon, Portugal with Italian, French, Argentinian, Jewish, Chinese and Cape Vert heritage.
Known for her work in several international productions including the Abc series "Once upon a time" in the role of Queen Guinevere from Camelot.
She moved to the U.S.A at 17 to do her senior year as an...
15. Miguel Nunes
Actor | Cartas da Guerra
Started his career as an actor at the early age of 12 in a TV series. During his younger years, Nunes worked with several directors such as Teresa Villaverde, João Pedro Rodrigues, João Botelho, Margarida Gil and Mavi Phillips.
Graduated Theater in 2012 at Lisbon Theatre and Film School.
Won Best ...
18. Kelly Bailey
Actress | A Única Mulher
Kelly Ribeiro Bailey, born February 19, 1998 is a British-Portuguese actress.
Her debut on TV happened in 2015, in TVI's production "A Única Mulher". Since that year she stared in "A Herdeira" and "Prisioneira", also from TVI.
In 2018 she participated in her first film, having the leading role in ...
29. Soraia Chaves
Actress | Call Girl
She is a model who turned into a fantastic actress. Her first appearance as an actress was in "O Crime do Padre Amaro", a movie version of an successful Portuguese book. In this movie she has one of the leading roles, having to show her beautiful naked body.
Soraia is now at SIC (Sociedade ...
Actress | Mistérios de Lisboa
Raul Ruiz's critically acclaimed "Mysteries of Lisbon"(2010) put Maria João Bastos on the map of the European and International cinema and brought her roles in films like Valeria Sarmiento's "Lines of Wellington"(2012) or Michael Sturminger's "The Casanova Variations"(2014) starring John Malkovich....
32. Leonor Seixas
Actress | A Passagem da Noite
Leonor Seixas loves it all: from Movies to Television to Theatre, and she's done it all too!
Born in Portugal, Leonor is a world traveler. Hollywood and Lisbon are her home base when she isn't working on location.
She began her ballet training at the tender age of three, and attended the prestigious ...
33. Sérgio Graciano
Director | O Som Que Desce na Terra
Sérgio Graciano (1975, Lisbon) has making films for the last 14 years. During that time he directed several, feature-films, short-films and documentaries In the last 12 years he has directed some fiction TV series for the Portuguese public TV channel. He won an Emmy for a soap opera called "Blood ...
Actress | Um Amor de Perdição
Catarina Wallenstein was born in 1986 in Lisbon, Portugal as Catarina de Lemos Wallenstein Teixeira. She is an actress and director, known for Doomed Love (2008), Os Maias: Cenas da Vida Romântica (2014) and Eccentricities of a Blonde-Haired Girl (2009).
35. Rita Blanco
Actress | Sangue do Meu Sangue
Rita Blanco (born 11 January 1963) is a Portuguese actress and voice actress. She has appeared in more than 50 films and television shows since 1983. She starred in the film Get a Life (2001), which was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2001 Cannes Film Festival. She was also in the ...
Producer | Trafficked with Mariana Van Zeller
Mariana van Zeller is an award-winning correspondent and investigative journalist. She is the host and executive producer of National Geographic's original documentary series "Trafficked with Mariana van Zeller," which explores the complex and often dangerous inner-workings of the global underworld...
40. Ricardo Pereira
Actor | Como uma Onda
The actor is regularly in the cast of many projects, ranging from theatre, to television, to cinema. He launched his career in 2000 with the play A Real Calçada ao Sol, to which followed the movie Um Homem não é um Gato Directed by Marie Brand .
He reached stardom in Portugal in 2002, with ...
Actor | Patrick
Gonçalo Waddington is a Portuguese actor, theater and film director, playwright and screenwriter. He was born in Lisbon in 1977 and studied theater and performance at Drama School in the beachside town of Cascais from 1994 to 1997. Still in school, he made his television debut in 1996, in Polícias,...
47. Anabela Teixeira
Actress | La pequeña Suiza
Anabela Teixeira is an award-winning Portuguese actress living in London. She has been working in the television and film industry for the past 30 years. Attended Course on Training of Actors Theatre of the School of Theatre and Cinema in Lisbon. She has worked with directors including Raoul Ruiz, ...
48. Salvador Sobral
Soundtrack | Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga
Salvador Sobral was born on December 28, 1989 in Lisbon, Portugal as Salvador Vilar Braamcamp Sobral. He is an actor, known for Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga (2020), Asesinato en el Hormiguero Express (2018) and The Eurovision Song Contest: Semi Final 1 (2017).
49. Pedro Carmo
Actor | The Blacklist
Pedro Carmo was born in Lisbon, Portugal. He's been featured in films selected to the Cannes Film Festival ("Misteries of Lisbon" by Raul Rouiz) and the Toronto Film Festival ("The Other Side of Ressurection" by Joaquim Sapinho). On Stage he has performed plays from Shakespeare, Racine, Brecht to ...