Birth Place Matching "A Coruña, Galicia, Spain" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
3. Fernando Rey
Actor | Tristana
Fernando Rey, the great Spanish movie actor primarily known in the United States for his role as "Frog One" in The French Connection (1971) and its sequel, was born Fernando Casado D'Arambillet on September 20 1917, in A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, the son of Colonel Casado Veiga. Originally, the young...
Actress | Les enfants du paradis
María Casares was born on November 21, 1922 in A Coruña, Galicia, Spain as María Victoria Casares Pérez. She was an actress, known for Children of Paradise (1945), La Chartreuse de Parme (1948) and La revanche de Roger la Honte (1946). She was married to André Schlesser. She died on November 22, ...
Writer | I tre del Colorado
He was born in 1918, although there isn't a consensus as some books date his birth in 1925. He was one of the main directors of the Spanish horror boom in the 70s, specially for his quartet of films about the living dead templars which started with Tombs of the Blind Dead (1972).
13. Alba Galocha
Actress | La zona
She started her model career when she was 18 years old. In 2012 she got the «Best Model» L'Oreal Award during the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Madrid. She has worked with photographers such as Juergen Teller, Jamie Haweskworth, Nico Bustos or Gorka Postigo.
In 2015 she gets her first role in a movie ...
16. Antonio Casas
Actor | Il buono, il brutto, il cattivo
Casas was originally a soccer player and stayed for three years with the Spanish "Atlético Madrid" team. Due to injuries suffered he quit playing soccer and entered the acting profession in 1943, though by the time he retired from soccer he already had three acting credits, ranging from 1941 to ...
27. Manuel Lozano
Actor | La lengua de las mariposas
Spanish child actor who at this writing (2000) has proven himself in a big movie "La Lengua de las Mariposas" (1999) perhaps is the best Spanish child actor of his generation. Born in 1990, Manuel Lozano started his acting career like many other child actors, making some commercials. When he was ...
30. José Jaspe
Actor | La tulipe noire
José Jaspe was born on August 10, 1906 in A Coruña, Galicia, Spain as José Jaspe Rivas. He was an actor, known for La tulipe noire (1964), Horror Express (1972) and The Night of the Great Attack (1959). He was married to Mercedes Vecino. He died on June 5, 1974 in Becerril, Spain.
31. Francisco Franco
Writer | Raza
Francisco Paulino Hermenegildo Teoula Franco y Bahamonde was born on December 4, 1892, in Ferrol, Spain. He entered the Spanish Military Academy in 1907 and upon graduation three years later was commissioned as a lieutenant. His career path seemed assured after he was detailed to the colony of ...
34. Juan Orol
Director | Gángsters contra charros
Juan Orol was born on August 4, 1897 in Ferrol, A Coruña, Galicia, Spain as Juan Rogelio García García. He was a director and producer, known for Gángsters contra charros (1948), Tania la bella salvaje (1948) and La diosa de Tahití (1953). He was married to Dinorah Judith, María ...
39. Tito Lusiardo
Actor | Entre el barro
Tito Lusiardo was born on September 13, 1896 in O Ferrol, A Coruña, Galicia, Spain as César Lusiardo. He was an actor, known for Gold in Clay (1939), Jettatore (1938) and Dancing (1933). He was married to Delia Codebó. He died on June 24, 1982 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
43. Luis Piedrahita
Writer | La habitación de Fermat
Born in La Coruña in 1977, he is acknowledged as a man capable of entertaining with intelligent humor. He usually works as writer and comedian, but also magician. In 1998 he won 2nd prize during a magicians contest held in Portugal and he won the Spanish "micromagic" championship in 1999.
He won the...