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 ...
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, ...
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 ...
8. 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 ...
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...
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....
17. Filipe Duarte
Actor | Variações
Filipe Duarte was born on June 5, 1973 in Nova Lisbon, Angola, Portugal as Luís Filipe Duarte Ferreira da Silva. He was an actor, known for Variações: Guardian Angel (2019), Cinzento e Negro (2015) and A Outra Margem (2007). He died on April 17, 2020 in Lisboa, Portugal.
19. Bruna Quintas
Actress | Linhas de Sangue
Resident in Lisbon, she had her first experience on television in the novel of TVI, "Deixa-me Amar" where she played the character Lara. In 2008, had a stake in the miniseries "Casos da Vida", with the role of Sara, and in the same year participated in "Campeões e Detectives", with the character of...
20. 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...
21. 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 ...
Actor | Capitão Falcão
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,...
Actress | A Única Mulher
Alexandra Lencastre was born in Lisbon, in 1965. She's one of the most talented and most popular Portuguese actresses. As a Philosophy student, became interested in the experience of a theatre group from the University. She left Philosophy and began her acting studies at the Theater School (...
30. 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 | 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), Tragam-me a Cabeça de Carmen M. (2019) and Os Maias: Cenas da Vida Romântica (2014).
32. Sara Salgado
Actress | Olhos nos Olhos
Sara Salgado was born on November 10, 1989 in Lisbon, Portugal. At the age of 11, she scored her first gig in the feature 'Olhar da Serpente' (2002). Having dreamed about a career as a classical dancer, Sara attended the Dance School of the National Conservatory where she graduated in 2005.
36. Ricardo Pereira
Actor | Como uma Onda
The actor has worked in many projects, ranging from theatre, to television, to cinema. He launched his career in the year 2000 with the play A Real Calçada ao Sol, to which he followed the movie Um Homem não é um Gato.
He reached stardom in Portugal in 2002, with television projects such as Saber ...
38. José Mata
Actor | Amor Impossível
José Mata, 29 years old, is a Portuguese actor with a Bachelor's degree in Theatre (acting module) from the Lisbon Theatre and Film School. He is best known for his debut role in the TV hit series "Morangos com Açúcar" (2004). Since then, however, he has starred in many Portuguese soap operas (the ...
40. 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 ...
41. Pedro Carmo
Actor | Evil
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 ...
43. Cláudia Vieira
Actress | Alma e Coração
Portuguese actress and television presenter, Cláudia Vieira is one of the most well-known and well-liked portuguese celebrities. As an actress, she had her breakthrough with the role of the protagonist in a hugely popular television series, "Morangos com Açúcar", back in 2004. Since then, she has ...
44. Amália Rodrigues
Soundtrack | Fado, História d'uma Cantadeira
Amália Rodrigues was born in Lisbon, Portugal July 23rd, 1920 to a poor and numerous family. Since her childhood she showed a talent for singing although she debuted formally in 1939 at 19 years old, becoming a great popular success. During World War II she carried out long tours for Spain and ...
47. Fernanda Serrano
Actress | Os Gatos Não Têm Vertigens
Fernanda Serrano began working as a model at he age of 15. In 1994 she went to Barcelona to work as a model, there she was chosen (after a casting) to become part of the cast of the movie "Muere Mi Vida". In 1995 she auditioned and got the job of hosting a TV show (Noite de Reis). After that she ...