Birth Place Matching "Kraków, Malopolskie, Poland" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Magdalena Boczarska is a Polish film and television actress. She was born in Krakow on the 12th of December 1978. Her debut was at the New Theatre in Lodzi, she was playing the title role in the arts Moorhen directed by Lukasz Kos. Since 2003 she works on the boards of the National Theatre in ...
2. Gila Golan
Actress | Our Man Flint
Gila Golan's career started as an Israeli fashion model, which led to appearances as a film actress. She was apparently born in Krakow, Poland, for she was discovered there in a train station during the German occupation in 1940. She was adopted by a Roman Catholic couple and later sent to a ...
Actress | Suspiria
Malgorzata Bela was born on June 6, 1977 in Kraków, Malopolskie, Poland. She is an actress and producer, known for Suspiria (2018), Cold War (2018) and Stranger (2004). She has been married to Pawel Pawlikowski since 2017. She was previously married to Jean-Yves Le Fur and Artur Urbanski.
6. Rudolph Maté
Cinematographer | Gilda
One of the most respected cinematographers in the industry, Polish-born Rudolph Mate entered the film business after his graduation from the University of Budapest. He worked in Hungary as an assistant cameraman for Alexander Korda and later worked throughout Europe with noted cameraman Karl Freund...
Director | W imie...
One of the most prominent Polish directors of today, Malgorzata Szumowska was born in Kraków in 1973. She's been directing, writing and producing feature and documentary films. Her movies have received many awards, for example Silver Leopard at the Locarno Film Festival for "33 Scenes from Life" or...
Actress | Rumbos Paralelos
When her father, the famous musician Zbigniew Paleta was offered a job in Mexico, the Paleta family settled there permanently. Ludwika was taken by her sister, Dominika Paleta to an audition, and impressed the casting directors so much that soon after, she was offered her first television job in ...
Music Department | A Single Man
Born on the 18th of July, 1972, in Cracow, Poland. In 1996 graduated the instrumental studies (specialization: cello), and then in 2000 graduated with merit from the composition class of Krzysztof Penderecki at the Music Academy in Cracow. At the same Academy, in the years 1999-2000, he was an ...
11. Max Fleischer
Producer | The Tantalizing Fly
Max Fleischer was born on July 19, 1883 in Krakau, Galicia, Austria-Hungary. He is known for his work on The Tantalizing Fly (1919), Popeye the Sailor Meets Sindbad the Sailor (1936) and The Ouija Board (1920). He was married to Essie Goldstein. He died on September 11, 1972 in Los Angeles, ...
15. Maciej Bochniak
Director | Disco Polo
Born in the 84'. Film director and script writer (graduate of Script Faculty in Lodz Film School). Director of feature film 'Disco Polo', that in less then six weeks reached 890.000 box office, receiving Janusz Morgenstern award for the most promising debut. Maciek is also the author of acclaimed ...
18. Marius Biegai
Actor | Queen of the South
Marius Biegai was born on April 27, 1968 in Krakow, Poland. His family moved to Germany in the early seventies. He lived in Berlin for most of his childhood. His younger brother is famed composer Christian Biegai. Marius spent his college years in Ulm, where he obtained a major in Theatre from the ...
19. Wojciech Has
Director | Pozegnania
Born in Kraków, Poland, in 1925. Feature film director. Graduated in 1946 from Cracow Film Institute, also studied painting. From 1947 to 1957 made a number of documentary shorts and educational films. Feature film debut: _The Noose_ (Petla, 1958, co-scr.). Other films: _Farewells_ (Pozegnania, ...
22. Marek Kondrat
Actor | Dzien swira
Marek Kondrat was born on October 18, 1950 in Kraków, Malopolskie, Poland as Marek Tadeusz Kondrat. He is an actor and director, known for Day of the Wacko (2002), Prawo ojca (1999) and We're All Christs (2006). He has been married to Antonina Turnau since September 19, 2015. He was previously ...
23. Gilda Gray
Actress | Piccadilly
The creator of 'the Shimmy' was a voluptuous blonde dancer with mischievous eyes, born Marianna Michalska in Kracow, Poland. Her parents died tragically and she was eventually adopted from an orphanage. Her foster-parents took her to the U.S. in 1909, where she commenced her career singing in her ...
24. Dominika Paleta
Actress | Triunfo del amor
Dominika Paleta was born on October 23, 1972 in Krakow, Poland. Dominika was named after the daughter of one of her father's friends from Poland. The name is common in Poland, and comes from Latin's "Dominica", which means "God's own". She moved to Mexico at a young age, along with her sister ...
25. Jerzy Stuhr
Actor | Historie milosne
Jerzy Stuhr was born on April 18, 1947 in Kraków, Malopolskie, Poland as Jerzy Oskar Stuhr. He is an actor and director, known for Love Stories (1997), Camera Buff (1979) and Tydzien z zycia mezczyzny (1999). He is married to Barbara Stuhr. They have two children.
33. Jerzy Hoffman
Director | Ogniem i mieczem
Jerzy Hoffman was born on March 15, 1932 in Kraków, Malopolskie, Poland. He is a director and writer, known for With Fire and Sword (1999), The Deluge (1974) and Trzy kroki po ziemi (1965). He is married to Jagoda Pradzynska. He was previously married to Walentyna and Marlena.
37. Ewa Krzyzewska
Actress | Popiól i diament
Ewa Krzyzewska was born on February 7, 1939 in Kraków, Malopolskie, Poland. She was an actress, known for Ashes and Diamonds (1958), Faust XX (1966) and Zuzanna i chlopcy (1961). She was married to Boleslaw Kwiatkowski. She died on July 30, 2003 in Spain.
38. Ivan Putski
Actor | WWWF Championship Wrestling
WWF Hall of Famer Ivan Putski was one of the most popular wrestlers in the late 1970s and early 1980s. His chiseled physique and great charisma made him a fan favorite for years. His Polish heritage made him especially popular with the immigrant population of the northeast pasrt of the country, ...
40. Marek Koterski
Director | Dzien swira
Marek Koterski was born on June 3, 1942 in Kraków, Malopolskie, Poland. He is a director and writer, known for Day of the Wacko (2002), 7 Emotions (2018) and We're All Christs (2006). He is married to Malgorzata Bogdanska. He was previously married to Iwona Ciesielska.
43. Gustaw Holoubek
Actor | Mistrz i Malgorzata
Gustaw Holoubek was born on April 21, 1923. He was a Polish actor, director, member of the Polish Sejm, and a senator. Holoubek participated in the September Campaign and was a prisoner of war during the Nazi German Occupation of Poland. His father was a Czech immigrant who settled in Poland after ...
44. Yoram Gross
Producer | Dot and the Bunny
Yoram Gross is Australia's leading animation Producer and Director. Internationally acclaimed for his films and television series, Yoram has established a world-wide reputation for the adaptation of children's characters from books and films to animation that win the hearts of children worldwide. ...
50. Borys Lankosz
Director | Rewers
Borys Lankosz is one of the most popular Polish filmmakers of his generation. Alumnus of the famous National Film School in Lodz, he made his debut in 2001 with a harrowing documentary 'Evolution' about neglected patients of a mental institution, awarded on various international documentary ...