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Mihalis Giannatos (1941–2013)

Mihalis Giannatos was born in 1941 in Constantinople, Turkey. He was an actor, known for Captain Corelli's Mandolin (2001), Midnight Express (1978) and Munich (2005). He was married to Chaido. He died on September 17, 2013 in Athens, Greece. See full bio »


(age 72) in Athens, Greece
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Midnight Express
Midnight Express Court Translator
Munich Hotel Aristides Porter
Alexander the Great
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 2012 Lost Monument (Short)
 2012 Dead Europe
Hotel Manager (uncredited)
 2012 A Green Story
 2012 The Man Who Fed His Shadow (Short)
 2011 Nisos 2: To kynigi tou hamenou thisavrou
Sifnios (as Michalis Giannatos)
 2008 O Ilias tou 16ou
 2007 Mia stigmi, 2 zoes (TV Series)
 2007 All Right Sucker
Aimilios Roukounas
 2005 My Family and Other Animals (TV Movie)
Porter / Waiter (as Michalis Giannatos)
 2005 Munich
Hotel Aristides Porter
 2005 Le dernier seigneur des Balkans (TV Mini-Series)
 2005 Peninta-Peninta (TV Series)
Turkish officer
- Episode #1.1 (2005) ... Turkish officer
 2005 One in a Million (Short)
Old man
 2005 Lost in Love
 2005 Icaros' Dream
Old Gipsy
 2005 Hotel asteria (TV Movie)
 2004 Ta paidia tis Niovis (TV Series)
Kadis (as Michalis Yannatos)
 2004 Arhipelagos (TV Series) (as Michalis Yannatos)
 2004 Voitheia geitonoi (TV Series)
 2003 To the Inn
 2003 A Touch of Spice
Grandpa's Friend
 2003 Skipper Straad (Short)
 2002 The Bubble
 2002 Kata lathos astynomikos (TV Movie)
 2001 Eisai to tairi mou (TV Series)
- Episode #1.8 (2001) ... Giorgis
 2001 Annas Sommer
Verkäufer im Fotogeschäft (as Michalis Giannatos)
 2001 Captain Corelli's Mandolin
 2000-2001 Kokkinos kyklos (TV Series)
Mitsos / Babis / Kafetzis
- To telos tou paixnidiou (part 2) (2001) ... Mitsos
- Stin tyxi (2001) ... Babis
- Hronia Polla (2001) ... Kafetzis
- Episkeptis (2000)
 1999 The Flower of the Lake
 1999 America (Short)
 1999 Eglimata (TV Series)
- Episode #1.2 ... Butcher
 1999 Evening News (TV Series)
- Episode #1.13 (1999) ... Papadopoulos
- Episode #1.12 ... Papadopoulos
 1999 Thymata eirinis (TV Series)
 1998 I aithousa tou thronou (TV Series)
- Episode #1.2 ... Policeman (as Michalis Yannatos)
 1998 I zoi pou den ezisa (TV Series)
 1998 Eternity and a Day (as Michalis Yannatos)
 1995 Stras (TV Series) (as Mihalis Yannatos)
 1995 Someone Else's America
Greek Agent (as Michalis Yannatos)
 1995 Transito
 1995 Isa mori hamoura (Short)
 1994 To asimenio dinario (TV Series)
 1994 I zoi einai sto dromo (Short)
 1993 Casa di macaroni (TV Series)
 1992 Epikindines sheseis (TV Series)
 1992 Oi frouroi tis Ahaias (TV Series)
Guard (as Michalis Yannatos)
 1992 Plakas Melathron (TV Series)
 1992 To dahtylidi (Short)
 1991 I agapi tis gatas (TV Series)
 1991 Take Care
Buffet Waiter
 1990 I ekdikisi tou patera (Video)
Moustafa, the turkish drug dealer
 1990 The Serpent of Death
Greek Policeman
 1989 Ipastinomos Thanassis (Video)
 1988 Gemini - The Twin Stars
1st. Policeman (as Michael Jannatos)
 1988 Landscape in the Mist
Train Station Guardian
 1987 Hamos sto Aigaleo City (Video)
Police Officer
 1987 O efialtis (Video)
 1986 The Wind (Video)
 1986 The Beekeeper
 1985 Bordello
 1984 The Next One
 1984 The First Olympics: Athens 1896 (TV Mini-Series)
Eleni's Father (as Michael Yannatos)
 1983 Kamikazi, agapi mou
 1983 I kyria Doremi (TV Series)
 1982 I strofi
Turkish Officer
 1982 Angel
 1982 The Dam
 1980 Gefsi apo... Ellada!
 1980 Vengos, o trellos kamikazi
Markos Tamtikos
 1980 Alexander the Great
 1978 A Walk in the Sun
 1978 1922
 1978 The Sun of Death
Confiscator (uncredited)
 1978 Midnight Express
Court Translator (as Michael Yannatos)
 1975 Bouzanka ala... ellinika!
 1974 Alithines istories (TV Series)
 1973 O anthropos pou etrehe poly
Lefteris Zevedaios
 1973 The Charlatan
 1971 Enas xenoiastos palaviaris
Man in Funeral (as Mihail Giannatos)
 1971 The Daughter of the Sun
Turkish Soldier
 1968 I arhontissa ki o alitis
Bus Conductor
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Alternate Names:

Michalis Giannatos | Mihail Giannatos | Michael Jannatos | Michael Yannatos | Michalis Yannatos | Mihalis Yannatos

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