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Hristo Shopov

Hristo Shopov was born on January 4, 1964 in Sofia, Bulgaria. He is known for his work on The Passion of the Christ (2004), Undisputed 3: Redemption (2010) and (2011). See full bio »
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The Passion of the Christ
The Passion of the Christ Pontius Pilate
Undisputed 3: Redemption
(2010) Filip Bogatev
I Am David
I Am David The Man


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 2015 Karbala
 2014/II Asylum
Father Richard
 2014 Casablanca (Short)
 2013 Fourth Estate (TV Series)
Pavel Troianov (2013)
- Episode #1.11 (2013) ... Pavel Troianov (2013)
- Episode #1.10 (2013) ... Pavel Troianov (2013)
- Episode #1.12 (2013) ... Pavel Troianov (2013)
- Episode #1.9 (2013) ... Pavel Troianov (2013)
- Episode #1.8 (2013) ... Pavel Troianov (2013)
 2013 Darvoto na jivota (TV Series)
Jordan Vulchev
- Episode #2.11 (2013) ... Jordan Vulchev
- Episode #2.10 (2013) ... Jordan Vulchev
- Episode #1.12 (2013) ... Jordan Vulchev
- Episode #1.11 (2013) ... Jordan Vulchev
- Episode #1.10 (2013) ... Jordan Vulchev
 2012 Barabbas (TV Movie)
 2011 Il generale Della Rovere (TV Movie)
Colonello Muller
Filip Bogatev
 2010 Undisputed 3: Redemption
Warden Kuss
 2009 Sword of War
Rinaldo di Dassel
 2009 Command Performance
President Petrov
 2008 Resolution 819 (TV Movie)
Momcilo Draganovic
 2008 Fuga per la libertà - L'aviatore (TV Movie)
colnello Feuerbach
 2007 The Lark Farm
 2006 Dragon Dynasty (TV Movie)
King Agostino
 2005 Locusts: The 8th Plague (TV Movie)
 2005 Sacco & Vanzetti (TV Movie)
 2005 Target of Opportunity
Major Belov
 2005 Karol: A Man Who Became Pope (TV Movie)
Julian Kordek
 2004 Darklight (TV Movie)
Colonel Drake
 2004 Slavata na Bulgaria (TV Movie)
 2004 Raptor Island (TV Movie)
 2004 Phantom Force (TV Movie)
Commander Vukorov
 2004 Spartacus (TV Movie)
 2004 The Passion of the Christ
Pontius Pilate (as Hristo Naumov Shopov)
 2003 Sledvay me
 2003 Alien Hunter
Navigator Petrenko
 2003 I Am David
The Man
 2003 Dragon Fighter (Video)
Capt. Sergei Petrov
 2003 Marines (Video)
 2002 Interceptor Force 2 (TV Movie)
 2002 Descent Into Darkness
 2002 Python 2 (Video)
 2001 Nai-vajnite neshta (TV Series)
 2001 Shark Hunter
Justin French
 2001 The Grey Zone
 2001 Queen's Messenger
Thug with knife
 2001/II Mindstorm
Bulgarian Officer
 2000 Octopus (Video)
Cruise Ship Navigator
 2000 City of Fear (Video)
 1999 Operation Delta Force 4: Deep Fault
Fourth Hostage
 1993 Berlin '39
 1993 Kragovrat
 1990 Indianski igri
 1989 Margarit i Margarita
 1989 Razvodi, razvodi...
Priyatelyat na mladozhentzite (Segment 5 A sega kam moreto)
 1989 Test '88
 1988 Yesterday
 1981 Dishay, choveche
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The strangest thing is that a religious film "beat" Lord of the Rings. In America they are interested mostly how quickly a movie makes its profits. That's the measure, that's what you can read about in the papers. I do not know what was the reason of the success of The Passion of the Christ (2004). It's just that the film is too strong, too different from our idea of the Christianity. In the time... See more »


Has played the character of Pontius Pilate twice. Once in The Passion of the Christ (2004) and second in The Final Inquiry (2006). Actor, Christo Jivkov, was also in both movies; as the disciple John in The Passion of the Christ and as Stefano in The Final Inquiry. See more »

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