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1. Mary Tsoni Mary Tsoni Actress, Kynodontas
2. Jules Dassin Jules Dassin Director, Rififi Jules Dassin was an Academy Award-nominated director, screenwriter and actor best known for his films Rififi, Never on Sunday, and Topkapi. He was born Julius Samuel Dassin on 18 December 1911, in Middletown, Connecticut, USA. He was one of eight children of Russian-Jewish immigrants...
3. Alexis Minotis Alexis Minotis Actor, Notorious
4. Jenny Karezi Jenny Karezi Actress, Ta kokkina fanaria At the beginning of her career she played several roles at the Greek National Theatre with Katina Paxinou and Alexis Minotis. At the same time she appeared at several movies and she became a star, a protagonist at once. she creates her own personal groups and plays mostly comedy with (1960) great successs.In 1968 she gets married to Kostas Kazakos and they create their own group on stage...
5. Katina Paxinou Katina Paxinou Actress, Rocco and His Brothers Katina Paxinou was born in 1900, in Piraeus, Greece. She first appeared on stage in 1928, in an Athens production of Henry Bataille's "La femme nue". In the early 1930's she was one of the founding members of the National Theatre of Greece (previously named Royal Theatre) and performed several major roles in Sophocles' "Electra"...
6. Aliki Vougiouklaki Aliki Vougiouklaki Actress, Madalena Aliki Vougiouklaki was born in 1934 (or 1933, according to some sources), in Maroussi Attikis, Greece. She studied at the Drama School of the Greek National Theater and made her stage debut in a 1953 Athens production of Molière's "Le malade imaginaire". Around the same time she made her movie debut in The Little Mouse...
7. Titos Vandis Titos Vandis Actor, The Exorcist
8. Andréas Voutsinas Andréas Voutsinas Actor, The Big Blue
9. Thanasis Vengos Thanasis Vengos Actor, To vlemma tou Odyssea Thanasis Vengos was born in 1927 in Neo Faliro, Piraeus, Greece. He made his movie debut in 1952 and played many supporting parts in films of the 1950s, often working as a technician, too. His first really major part was in the anti-war comedy Psila ta heria Hitler; he followed that with a long series of comedies...
10. Mihalis Kakogiannis Mihalis Kakogiannis Director, Zorba the Greek Sent to London to read for the Bar, Cacoyannis gravitated instead to the Old Vic stage school. He had a short stage career under the name "Michael Yannis" before deciding he wanted to direct films.
11. Takis Emmanuel Takis Emmanuel Actor, Zorba the Greek
12. Stathis Psaltis Stathis Psaltis Actor, Vasika... kalispera sas Studied at Konstantinos Michailidis Drama School He became really famous during the 80's with many films he participated with actress and very close friend, Kaiti Finou. Since March 14, 2017 he was hospitalized in "Aghios Savvas" hospital diagnosed with cancer, and since Easter Sunday he had been intubated in the intensive care unit of that hospital...
13. Nikos Nikolaidis Nikos Nikolaidis Writer, Singapore sling: O anthropos pou agapise ena ptoma
14. Giorgos Foundas Giorgos Foundas Actor, Zorba the Greek
15. Despo Diamantidou Despo Diamantidou Actress, Never on Sunday
16. Sotiris Moustakas Sotiris Moustakas Actor, Zorba the Greek
17. Alekos Alexandrakis Alekos Alexandrakis Actor, Stella Alekos Alexandrakis was born in 1928, in Athens, Greece. He studied at the Drama School of the Greek National Theater and made his stage debut in a 1949 Athens production of Daphne Du Maurier's "Autumn Tide". He soon became one of the best actors of his generation, appearing in Euripides' "Hippolytus" (title role)...
18. Labros Konstadaras Labros Konstadaras Actor, Yparhei kai filotimo Labros Konstadaras (13 March 1913 - 28 June 1985) was one of the greatest actors of Greek theatre and cinema, excellent both in comedy and drama, with ancestry from Istanbul. He was the brother of actress Mitsi Konstadaras and father of former New Democracy MP Dimitris Konstadaras who gave him two grandchildren...
19. Rena Vlahopoulou Rena Vlahopoulou Actress, I hartopaihtra
20. Plato Plato Writer, The Cave: An Adaptation of Plato's Allegory in Clay One of the greatest Greek philosophers (considered the greatest Greek writer of prose by some), Plato, was born into an aristocratic Athenian family. He met Socrates around 407 BC and became his disciple in philosophy. Socrates was executed in 399 BC. Plato and fellow disciples took refuge under Euclid in Megara...
21. Dionysis Papagiannopoulos Dionysis Papagiannopoulos Actor, To kanoni kai t' aidoni Dionyssis Papayannopoulos was born in 1912, in Diakofto, Greece. He studied at the Drama School of the National Theater of Greece, where he made his stage debut in 1938, appearing (as the Knight) in Shakespeare's "King Lear". During the next two decades he collaborated with many prestigious stage groups...
22. Demis Roussos Demis Roussos Self, Kings of 70s Romance
23. Minas Hatzisavvas Minas Hatzisavvas Actor, Enas Allos Kosmos
24. Manos Hatzidakis Manos Hatzidakis Composer, Munich The names of Manos Hadjidakis and Mikis Theodorakis have been written with golden letters in the music history of Greece since 1960. He was born in Xanthi on 23 October 1925, in a mid-class family. When he came of age he came in the capital city of Greece of Athens. He succeeded from the beginning when he made the high class of Greece to accept the Rebetiko...
25. Dinos Iliopoulos Dinos Iliopoulos Actor, The Ogre of Athens Born in 1913 (or 1915, according to some sources), in Alexandria, Egypt, but raised in Marseille, France. His family moved in Athens in 1935. He studied acting at the Drama School of Giannoulis Sarantidis and made his stage debut in a 1944 Athens production of Leo Lenz's "Lady I Love You." In 1946...
26. Anna Synodinou Anna Synodinou Actress, The 300 Spartans
27. Nikos Koundouros Nikos Koundouros Director, 1922 He studied painting and sculpture at the Athens School of Fine Arts from which he graduated in 1948. Because of his left-wing political beliefs, he was exiled in Makronisos Island after the end of World War II He started his career, as a director, at the age of 28, on 1954, with the film "Maghiki Polis" (Enchanted City) that was influenced by neorealism...
28. Vasilis Georgiadis Vasilis Georgiadis Director, Ta kokkina fanaria
29. Elena Nathanail Elena Nathanail Actress, Ekeino to kalokairi... Elena Nathanael was born in Athens, the daughter of a well-off textile designer and manufacturer. Her impressive good looks got her noticed by producers and directors of the, then-blooming, Greek commercial cinema of the mid-sixties. After studying drama at the Pelos Katselis Drama School, Elena got her first screen part in the 1963 movie Kati na kaiei (Something burning)...
30. Manos Katrakis Manos Katrakis Actor, Taxidi sta Kythira Katrakis was born in Kissamos, Chania, Crete. He was the youngest of the five children of the merchant Charalambos Katrakis merchant and his wife Irini. In 1919 the family moved to Athens, where Manos, who had almost no acting experience, first appeared in theatrical scene. He made his debut aged just 18 years...
31. Georgia Vasileiadou Georgia Vasileiadou Actress, I kyra mas, i mammi Vasiliadou was born in 1897, in Athens, Greece. Her real name was Georgia Athanasiou. She was obliged to leave school early and work as a shop girl, in order to help her family. She made her stage debut in 1918, but began her studies at the Gennadeios Rhonetic School in 1923 and appeared in some operas...
32. Costas Hajihristos Costas Hajihristos Actor, Tis kakomoiras
33. Kostas Tsakonas Kostas Tsakonas Actor, I megali apofraxi Kostas Tsakonas was born in Athens (1943) and went to Leonidas Trivizas Drama School and Beaki School. His first on screen appearance was on a short film by Kostas Zirinis. A great comedy actor mostly for his work in 80s and 90s greek VHS movies. Greatly loved among the greek people for his genuine humor.
34. Nikos Kourkoulos Nikos Kourkoulos Actor, Blood on the Land Nikos Kourkoulos was born in 1934, in Athens, Greece. He studied acting at the Drama School of the Greek National Theater and made his stage debut in a 1958 Athens production of Alexandre Dumas fils's "La dame aux camélias", opposite Ellie Lambeti and Dimitris Horn. He was one of the founders of the prestigious stage group Proskinio and appeared in the 1967 Broadway musical "Ilya Darling"...
35. Nikos Tsachiridis Nikos Tsachiridis Actor, Loufa kai parallagi
36. Koula Agagiotou Koula Agagiotou Actress, To Retire
37. Mimis Fotopoulos Mimis Fotopoulos Actor, Laterna, ftoheia kai filotimo
38. Nikos Panayotopoulos Nikos Panayotopoulos Writer, Afti i nyhta menei Nikos Panayotopoulos was born on November 6, 1941, in Mytilene, Greece. He studied film making in Athens and started his career as an assistant director in Greek and foreign productions. In 1960-1973 he lived in Paris where he attended film courses at the filmology institute of Sorbonne. In 1973 he returned to Athens...
39. Nikos Fermas Nikos Fermas Actor, Never on Sunday
40. Dimitris Horn Dimitris Horn Actor, Alloimono stous neous Dimitris Horn was born in 1921, in Athens, Greece. His father was Pantelis Horn, a well-known Greek playwright. He studied at the Drama School of the National Theater of Greece, where he made his stage debut in 1941. He collaborated with the National Theater many times in his career, but also made personal stage groups with famous actors...
41. Linda Giga Linda Giga Actress, O protaris batsos kai i troteza
42. Mihalis Giannatos Mihalis Giannatos Actor, Midnight Express
43. Dimis Dadiras Dimis Dadiras Director, Ohi Born two years after the Minor Asia catastrophe, Dimis Dadiras stayed in Constantinople until 1927 with his family. He came to Greece (Athens) and studied Law and Political Science in the Athens State University. In the age of 29 he made his first film. His father, Panagiotis Dadiras had already created the "Olympia Films "productions from 1930...
44. Dinos Dimopoulos Dinos Dimopoulos Director, Ta delfinakia tou Amvrakikou In his childhood he used to climb to the lighthouse of the nowadays ghost-town of Koprena, where he was raised, and daydream he was in a ship, sailing for distant places. His family, though, forbade a sailor's career. As things turned out, he became one of the two or three greatest film makers of the so-called golden era of the Greek cinema...
45. Giannis Gionakis Giannis Gionakis Actor, Alice in the Navy
46. Kostas Karras Kostas Karras Actor, Iphigenia Costas Carras was born in 1938, in Athens, Greece. He studied Political Sciences (in London) and acting at the Drama School of the National Theater of Greece. He graduated from the Drama School of Pelos Katselis in 1963 and the same year he made his stage debut in Agatha Christie' "The Mouse Trap". He then started a fruitful collaboration with Ellie Lambeti...
47. Nicholas Triandafyllidis Nicholas Triandafyllidis Director, Oi aisthimaties
48. Rena Pagrati Rena Pagrati Actress, O dynasteias
49. Notis Peryalis Notis Peryalis Actor, Electra
50. Nikos Rizos Nikos Rizos Actor, Tis kakomoiras
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