Birth Place Matching "Slovakia" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Peter Lorre
Actor | Casablanca
Peter Lorre was born László Lowenstein on Rózsahegy, Hungary. He was educated in elementary and secondary schools in Vienna, Austria. As a youth, he ran away from home, worked as a bank clerk and, after stage training in Vienna, made his acting debut in Zurich. He remained unknown, traveling for ...
2. David Dobrik
Actor | David's Vlog
David Dobrik was born in Kosice, Slovakia. He is known for his work on An Interrogation (2015), FML (2016) and Airplane Mode (2016). He has a successful channel on YouTube with over 6 million subscribers, where he posts vlogs about skits and his daily life. He is dating fellow Youtuber and actress,...
3. Cornel Wilde
Director | No Blade of Grass
Dashing actor Cornel Wilde was born Kornel Lajos Weisz on October 13, 1912, in Prievidza, Hungary (now part of Slovakia), to a Jewish family. In 1920, he immigrated to New York City with his parents, Rayna (Vid) and Vojtech Béla Weisz, and elder sister, Edith. His family Americanized their names ...
4. Vica Kerekes
Actress | 7 dni hrichu
Vica Kerekes (nee eva Kerekes) is a citizen of Slovakia and is a Hungarian actress. She was born in Filakovo (Hungarian: Fulek) and is noted for her various roles in Slovakian, Czech and Hungarian films. She is also famous for her performances on stage.
"Vica" is a nickname widely used by Hungarians...
Actress | Cuore sacro
Born in Martin, Czechoslovakia (now Slovakia) in 1974, Barbora Bobulova graduated from the Academy of Dramatic Arts of Bratislava and briefly studied in New York before moving to Italy in the mid-1990s. Her first major role was in Marco Bellocchio's The Prince of Homburg (1997) but her breakthrough...
Actor | Berlin Express
He was born in Piestany, Hungary, and came to the United States in 1940 after ten years studying at the Sorbonne where he worked in still and motion picture photography. After studying acting at the Barter Theater (Abingdon, VA), he made his 1943 debut on Broadway in "Dark Eyes" under the name Geza...
10. Ingrid Veninger
Producer | Porcupine Lake
Born in Bratislava and raised in Canada, Ingrid Veninger formed pUNK Films in 2003 with a 'nothing is impossible' manifesto. Since 2008, Ingrid has directed six narrative fiction feature films, Only, Modra, i am a good person/i am a bad person, The Animal Project, He Hated Pigeons, Porcupine Lake, ...
12. Natalia Germani
Actress | Amnestie
Natalia Germani (born 27 January 1993 as Natalia Germaniova) is a television, movie and stage actress from Slovakia. When she was offered a big role in international TV project in 2015, Natalia has changed her last name from Germaniova to Germani. She is attending a drama school - University of ...
13. Antonia Liskova
Actress | Riparo
Antonia Liskova is a Slovak actress. She lived in Slovakia until her 17th birthday. After graduating in pharmacology and medicinal chemistry her father offered her a trip to Italy; here she worked as a waitress in a small bar of Rome. Later on she started a modeling career in Milan. After ...
14. Balázs Csémy
Actor | The Last Kingdom
Hungarian actor based in Berlin and Budapest. Trained at RADA Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, London. Was selected and attended the Talents Sarajevo 2017 program at the 23rd Sarajevo Film Festival. Was selected to attend the prestigious Berlinale Talents 2018 program at the 68th Berlinale Film ...
16. Lya De Putti
Actress | Manon Lescaut
The daughter of a Hungarian baron and countess, Lya De Putti went on to perform classical ballet in Berlin, Germany, after a brief stint in Hungarian vaudeville. She later made several films at the German UFA studios, most notably Variety (1925), before going to Hollywood in 1926. While in America ...
17. Martina Hingis
Self | Wimbledon
Martina Hingis is a Swiss former professional tennis player. She spent a total of 209 weeks as the singles world No. 1 and 90 weeks as doubles world No. 1, holding both No. 1 rankings simultaneously for 29 weeks. She won five Grand Slam singles titles, thirteen Grand Slam women's doubles titles, ...
Actor | The Terror of Tiny Town
Karl Slover was 21 years old when he auditioned for the "Wizard Of Oz" movie, and in the process met the other 123 little people with whom he worked through a grueling two month production schedule. "Standing four feet four inches tall, I was the smallest Munchkin," recalls Karl. "I couldn't even ...
26. Susan Kodicek
Writer | A Pin for the Butterfly
Susan Kodicek was born on September 25, 1947 in Martin, Slovakia as Zuzana Oprsalova. She was an actress and writer, known for A Pin for the Butterfly (1994), The Sandbaggers (1978) and Dark Towers (1981). She died on April 5, 2011 in the Czech Republic.
27. Michal Suchánek
When Michal Suchanek was 12, he got his first break -- a part in the Nutcracker. Michal's career accelerated after he signed with Evangelista in Vancouver, and he received many offers to do commercials which were broadcast in Canada and the USA. Michal, born in Slovakia, also appeared on television...
30. Martin Grof
Director | Excursion
Martin Grof was born on April 17, 1982 Bratislava, Czechoslovakia. In 1998 he shot his first student film Illusions at High School in Vienna, Austria, which was also screened at a local movie theater.
While studying at the High School, he already got a job in the national Slovak TV, STV, and became ...
31. Jozef Kroner
Actor | Obchod na korze
Slovak movie, theater and TV actor. He is also a passionate fisherman and author of books Actor on the Fishing Rod, Actor Not only on a Fishing Rod, With a Camera And a Fishing Rod and several others. He was born on March 20, 1924 in the village Staskov of central Slovakia. He never studied acting ...
32. Juraj Jakubisko
Director | Kristove roky
Juraj Jakubisko was born on April 30, 1938 in Kojsov, Czechoslovakia. He is a director and writer, known for Kristove roky (1967), An Ambiguous Report About the End of the World (1997) and The Deserter and the Nomads (1968). He is married to Deana Horváthová.
Actor | Náhrdelník
Radoslav Brzobohatý was born on September 13, 1932 in Vrútky, Czechoslovakia. He was an actor, known for Náhrdelník (1992), Snowdrops and Aces (1983) and The Assassination (1965). He was married to Hana Gregorová, Jirina Bohdalová and Jarmila Kolarova. He died on September 12, 2012 in...
50. Ladislav Chudík
Actor | Kawasakiho ruze
Ladislav Chudík was born on May 27, 1924 in Hronec by Banská Bystrica, Czechoslovakia. He was an actor, known for Kawasaki's Rose (2009), Sokolovo (1975) and Demons Are Calling (1968). He was married to Alena. He died on June 29, 2015 in Bratislava, Slovakia.