Birth Place Matching "Madrid, Spain" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


1-50 of 2,140 names. | Next »


1. Penélope Cruz

Actress | Vicky Cristina Barcelona

Known outside her native country as the "Spanish enchantress", Penélope Cruz Sánchez was born in Madrid to Eduardo Cruz, a retailer, and Encarna Sánchez, a hairdresser. As a toddler, she was already a compulsive performer, re-enacting TV commercials for her family's amusement, but she decided to ...

2. Elsa Pataky

Actress | Furious 6

Elsa Pataky was born Elsa Lafuente Medianu in Madrid, Spain. Her mother, Cristina Pataky Medianu, is a publicist of Romanian and Hungarian ancestry, and her father, José Francisco Lafuente, is a Spanish biochemist. She attended the Universidad de San Pablo CEU where she studied journalism and began...

3. Alba Flores

Actress | Vis a vis

Alba Flores was born in Madrid, Spain in 1986. From an early age it was clear that Alba would be an actress. She never contemplated another career and started studying drama and music at the age of 13. Aware of the enormous importance of preparation, Alba dedicated six years to training before ...

4. Oona Chaplin

Actress | The Longest Ride

Oona Chaplin is a Spanish actress. Her mother is Geraldine Chaplin. She is also the granddaughter of English film actor Charlie Chaplin, and great-granddaughter of American playwright Eugene O'Neill. She is best known for playing Talisa Maegyr in the HBO TV series Game of Thrones and Zilpha Geary ...

5. Marta Milans

Actress | Shazam!

A charismatic and multi-lingual actress, Marta Milans has appeared across all genres in television, film and theater. Milans stars in the Spanish TV Series "The Pier" from the internationally acclaimed and Emmy award winner producer Álex Pina (creator of the smash hit series Money Heist on Netflix)...

6. Blanca Suárez

Actress | La piel que habito

Blanca Martínez Suárez (born 21 October 1988), professionally known as Blanca Suárez, is a Spanish actress. She is best known for her performances on television series The Boarding School (2007-10), The Boat (2011-13), and the Netflix series Cable Girls. She has also worked with Pedro Almodóvar in ...

7. Charlotte Vega

Actress | El club de los incomprendidos

Charlotte Vega was born in Madrid, to a British mother and Spanish/British father. After ten months, they moved to Barcelona, where Charlotte grew up. Her multicultural background has enabled her to speak both English and Spanish as a native and work in both languages from the early stages of her ...

8. Marta Aledo

Actress | Los abrazos rotos

Marta Aledo was born in 1978 in Madrid, Spain as Marta González de Aledo. She is an actress, known for Broken Embraces (2009), Seattle (2018) and Ponys (2005).

9. Sergio Peris-Mencheta

Actor | Resident Evil: Afterlife

Sergio Peris-Mencheta was born on April 7, 1975 in Madrid, Spain as Sergio Peris-Mencheta Barrio. He is an actor, known for Resident Evil: Afterlife (2010), Life Itself (2018) and Rambo: Last Blood (2019).

10. María Valverde

Actress | Exodus: Gods and Kings

She began acting in 2002, when film director Manuel Martin Cuenca chose her from 3000 girls to be the lead actress in his film "The Bolshevik's Weakness". One year later, Maria's work impressed both the audience and the Spanish Film Academy, who awarded her with the Goya for Best Newcomer. Since ...

11. Emma Suárez

Actress | Julieta

Made her first film when she was 15 and from then on shared her time between studying dramatic art and performing in plays, films and TV productions. However it was not until the 1990s that she began to make her worthiest appearances in films directed by Julio Medem (Vacas, La Ardilla Roja and ...

12. Maribel Verdú

Actress | El laberinto del fauno

Maribel Verdú was born on October 2, 1970 in Madrid, Spain as María Isabel Verdú Rollán. She is an actress, known for Blancanieves (2012), Pan's Labyrinth (2006) and Y Tu Mamá También (2001). She is the older sister of twins Marina and Carlota and she has been married to Pedro ...

13. Adriana Ugarte

Actress | Julieta

Along 2013 year, has starred as Sira Quiroga in a tv series "El tiempo entre costuras" - L'espionne de Tanger - written by María Dueña best-seller. Acting this role, Sira was a young seamstress, who moved from Madrid (Spain) to Tanger (Morocco) in 1930 decade, when she had as clients important ...

14. Belén Rueda

Actress | El orfanato

María Belén Rueda García-Porrero (born 16 March 1965) is a Spanish actress. She is best known for her roles as Lucía in the TV series Los Serrano (2003); as Julia in The Sea Inside (2004), for which she won a Goya Award; and as Laura in The Orphanage (2007), for which she received another Goya ...

15. Amaia Salamanca

Actress | Sin tetas no hay paraíso

Amaia Salamanca was born on March 28, 1986 in Madrid, Madrid, Spain as Amaya Salamanca Urizar. She is an actress, known for Sin tetas no hay paraíso (2008), Gran Hotel (2011) and SMS, sin miedo a soñar (2006).

16. Clara Lago

Actress | Tengo ganas de ti

Clara Lago was born on March 6, 1990 in Madrid, a suburb of the Spanish capital of Madrid. Her father was a graphic designer, and her mother was a writer-a storyteller, so that craving for the creative professions was passed to the girl by inheritance. One of the friends of her father, who worked ...

17. Manuela Vellés

Actress | Camino

Manuela Vellés was born on January 16, 1987 in Madrid, Spain as Manuela Vellés Casariego. She is an actress, known for Camino (2008), Lobos sucios (2015) and Kidnapped (2010).

18. Verónica Echegui

Actress | Trust

Verónica Echegui was born on June 16, 1983 in Madrid, Spain as Verónica Fernández de Echegaray. She is an actress, known for Trust (2018), Fortitude (2015) and You're Killing Me Susana (2016).

19. Aura Garrido

Actress | El ministerio del tiempo

Aura Garrido was born on May 29, 1989 in Madrid, Madrid, Spain. She is an actress, known for The Ministry of Time (2015), Stockholm (2013) and The Body (2012).

20. Manuela Velasco

Actress | [Rec]

Manuela Velasco is a Spanish TV hostess and actress. Velasco is best known for starred in the Spanish horror films REC (2007), REC 2 (2009), REC 4: Apocalypse (2014), and the Spanish television series Velvet.

She make her film debut in Pedro Almodovar's Law of Desire (1987).

In 2007, she won the Goya...

21. Bárbara Lennie

Actress | Magical Girl

Bárbara Lennie was born on April 20, 1984 in Madrid, Madrid, Spain as Bárbara Lennie Holguín. She is an actress, known for Magical Girl (2014), El Niño (2014) and María (y los demás) (2016).

22. Glenn Jacobs

Actor | See No Evil

Glenn Jacobs was born on April 26, 1967 in Torrejón de Ardoz, Madrid, Spain as Glenn Thomas Jacobs. He is known for his work on See No Evil (2006), The Last of the Mohicans (1992) and MacGruber (2010). He has been married to Crystal Maurisa Goins since August 23, 1995. They have two children.

23. Jesús Franco

Writer | Der Teufel kam aus Akasava

He was only six years old when he started composing music under the protection of his brother Enrique. After the Spanish Civil War he was able to continue his studies at the Real Conservatorio de Madrid, where he finished piano and harmony. Being a Bachelor of Law and an easy-read novel writer (...

24. Victoria Abril

Actress | ¡Átame!

This Spanish actress started studying dancing. Her teacher encouraged her to participate in her first film Obsesión (1977). After that, she was chosen by the director Narciso Ibáñez Serrador to be one of the co-hostesses of the famous TV contest Un, dos, tres... responda otra vez (1972) ...

25. José Luis Garci

Writer | Canción de cuna

Born on January 20th of 1944 in Madrid, Spain, José Luis Garci is without a doubt one of the most influential film personalities in the history of film in Spain and perhaps the best known writer in the country. He has left a distinguished talent in his successful movies throughout the years: La ...

26. Sandra Escacena

Actress | Verónica

Sandra Escacena is a Spanish actress. She is known for Veronica (2017) and the Short film The Same (2018).

Escacena studied theater at the School S.V. Performing Productions of Villaviciosa de Odón and in the Municipal School of Dramatic Art of Madrid.

In December of 2017 she was nominated for the ...

27. Enrique Iglesias

Soundtrack | Once Upon a Time in Mexico

Enrique Miguel Iglesias Preysler was born in Madrid, Spain, to Spanish singer Julio Iglesias and Spanish-Filipino socialite Isabel Preysler. In 1979, his parents' marriage was annulled. He was eight years old when he moved to the U.S., and at the age of 15, secretly began writing music. He studied ...

28. Cristina Plazas

Actress | El cuerpo

Cristina Plazas was born on September 30, 1969 in Madrid, Madrid, Spain as Cristina Plazas Hernández. She is an actress, known for The Body (2012), The Dutchman's Island (2001) and Lightborne (2007).

29. Nathalia Ramos

Actress | Bratz

Nathalia Ramos was born in Madrid, Spain to an Australian mother, Kate Cohen and Spanish father, Juan Carlos Ramos. Fluent in both English and Spanish, she lived in Madrid, Melbourne and Miami before finally settling in LA at the age of 14. She played Hope Loblaw on the hit show Arrested ...

30. Leonor Watling

Actress | The Oxford Murders

Leonor Watling was born on July 28, 1975 in Madrid, Madrid, Spain as Leonor Elizabeth Ceballos Watling. She is an actress, known for The Oxford Murders (2008), My Mother Likes Women (2002) and My Life Without Me (2003).

31. Carmen Machi

Actress | Aída

Carmen Machi was born on September 21, 1963 in Madrid, Spain. She is an actress, known for Aída (2005), 7 vidas (1999) and Broken Embraces (2009).

32. Álex González

Actor | X: First Class

Álex González was born on August 13, 1980 in Madrid, Spain as Augusto Alejandro José González. He is an actor, known for X-Men: First Class (2011), Scorpion in Love (2013) and The Good Boy (2005).

33. Macarena García

Actress | Blancanieves

Macarena García was born on April 26, 1988 in Madrid, Madrid, Spain as Macarena García de la Camacha Gutiérrez-Ambrossi. She is an actress, known for Blancanieves (2012), The Ministry of Time (2015) and Palm Trees in the Snow (2015).

34. Santiago Segura

Actor | Torrente, el brazo tonto de la ley

Born in Madrid, Santiago Segura started his career by making his first short movie at the age of fourteen. After studying Arts in Madrid, he finally decided to become a filmmaker. His first short film Relatos de la medianoche (1989) was made with a budget of only 7.000 pts. (about 60 dollars).

After...

35. Carmen Maura

Actress | Mujeres al borde de un ataque de "nervios"

Descendant of the conservative Spanish politician Antonio Maura, Carmen lead an art gallery and appeared in various roles in night- clubs. With Tigres de papel (1977) she had her first successful appearance on the movie screen and thereafter she worked at the theatre, the movies and in TV ...

36. Jose Coronado

Actor | El cuerpo

Jose Coronado was born on August 14, 1957 in Madrid, Madrid, Spain as José Coronado García. He is an actor, known for The Body (2012), No Rest for the Wicked (2011) and Periodistas (1998).

37. Ana Torrent

Actress | Tesis

Ana Torrent was born on July 12, 1966 in Madrid, Spain as Ana Torrent Bertrán de Lis. She is an actress, known for Thesis (1996), The Other Boleyn Girl (2008) and The Spirit of the Beehive (1973).

38. Maria del Mar

Actress | Blue Murder

Maria del Mar was born in 1964 in Madrid, Spain as Maria del Mar del Castillo. She is an actress and director, known for Blue Murder (2001), A Touch of Grey (2009) and TekWar (1994).

39. Elena Lyons

Actress | Club Dread

Elena moved to Los Angeles from New Orleans after high school to pursue an acting career. She is currently the 10th ranked female in the state of California in sporting clay and trap shooting (shotgun). In 2005 she made Maxim Magazine's Hot 100 list. She has two Great Danes and a parrot. She loves ...

40. Ana Polvorosa

Actress | Las chicas del cable

Ana Polvorosa was born on December 14, 1987 in Madrid, Madrid, Spain as Ana María Ruiz Polvorosa. She is an actress, known for Las chicas del cable (2017), Skins (2017) and My Big Night (2015).

41. Raúl Arévalo

Director | Tarde para la ira

Raúl Arévalo was born on November 22, 1979 in Móstoles, Madrid, Spain as Raúl Arévalo Zorzo. He is an actor, known for The Fury of a Patient Man (2016), Marshland (2014) and Ghost Graduation (2012).

42. Ángela Molina

Actress | Carne trémula

Ángela Molina was born on October 5, 1955 in Madrid, Spain as Ángela Molina Tejedor. She is an actress, known for Live Flesh (1997), Broken Embraces (2009) and 1492: Conquest of Paradise (1992). She has been married to Leo Blakstad since 1995. They have two children. She was previously married to ...

43. Mónica Cruz

Actress | L'inchiesta

Mónica Cruz was born on March 16, 1977 in Madrid, Spain as Mónica Cruz Sánchez. She is known for her work on The Final Inquiry (2006), Un paso adelante (2002) and Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011).

44. Hugo Silva

Actor | El cuerpo

Rafael Hugo Fernández Silva (born 10 May 1977) is a Spanish actor.

Silva was born in Madrid's San Blas district. He began working as an electrician but, with his mother's encouragement, soon decided to try to be an actor. He began training in the RESAD (Real Escuela Superior de Arte Dramatico, ...

45. Paul Naschy

Actor | El retorno del Hombre Lobo

Paul Naschy reigns supreme as the true king of Spanish horror cinema. He was born Jacinto Molina Alvarez on September 6, 1934, in Madrid, Spain. His father ran a successful fur business. Naschy grew up during the Spanish Civil War, and sought escape from the real-life horrors around him in ...

46. Maxi Iglesias

Actor | Dueños del Paraíso

Maxi Iglesias was born on February 9, 1991 in Madrid, Spain as Maximiliano Teodoro Iglesias Acevedo. He is an actor, known for Dueños del Paraíso (2015), Velvet (2013) and Physics or Chemistry (2008).

47. Nadia de Santiago

Actress | Alatriste

Nadia de Santiago was born on January 3, 1990 in Madrid, Madrid, Spain as Nadia de Santiago Capell. She is an actress, known for Captain Alatriste: The Spanish Musketeer (2006), 13 Roses (2007) and Ali (2012).

48. Irene Escolar

Actress | Un otoño sin Berlín

Irene Escolar, born in 1988 in Madrid, Spain, is the sixth generation of a family of actors. She trained in an acting school in Madrid for four years and did an intensive course in the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London. As well as her acting training she is finishing a degree in English ...

49. Karla Sofía Gascón

Actress | Nosotros los Nobles

Karla Sofía Gascón was born on March 31, 1972 in Madrid, Spain. She is known for her work on The Noble Family (2013), Wild Heart (2009) and The Lord of the Skies (2013).

50. Eloy Azorín

Actor | Besos para todos

Eloy Azorín was born on February 19, 1977, in Madrid. He is the humourist Eloy Arenas's son. Thanks to him, he knows the show business from the inside out. His first appearance in cinema was as the main character of Como un relámpago (1996) where he shared credits with Santiago Ramos and ...


1-50 of 2,140 names. | Next »

Recently Viewed