Birth Place Matching "Peru" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Nathalie Kelley

Actress | The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift

Born in Peru to a Peruvian mother and Argentine father, Nathalie immigrated to Sydney, Australia at 2 years old where she later attended the academically prestigious North Sydney Girls High School, whose alumni includes Nicole Kidman and Catherine Martin.

She showed an a interest in acting at a ...

2. Henry Ian Cusick

Actor | Lost

Henry Ian Cusick (born 17 April 1967) is a Peruvian actor and director. He is known for his role as Desmond Hume on the U.S. television series Lost (2004), for which he received a Primetime Emmy Award nomination. He also starred in the ABC drama Scandal as Stephen Finch, as Marcus Kane in The CW ...

3. Stephanie Cayo

Actress | Club de Cuervos

Stephanie Cristina Cayo Sanguinetti (born 8 April) is a Peruvian actress, singer and songwriter.

Actress Stephanie Cayo born in Lima, Perú on April 08, 1988 captured audiences' hearts at age 9 with her role in Travesuras del Corazón. She later appeared in several TV series, particularly gaining ...

4. Pilar Wayne

Self | The Hollywood Greats

Pilar Wayne was born on September 3, 1928 in Peru as Pilar Palette. She is an actress, known for Hollywood Greats (1977), Biography (1987) and The Duke at Fox (2011). She has been married to Jesse L. Upchurch since November 1998. She was previously married to Stephan Steward, John Wayne and Richard...

5. Jenny Gago

Actress | Bound by Honor

Jenny Gago is one of Hollywood's most versatile and respected Latina actresses. Her powerful portrayal of the matriarch Maria Sanchez in Gregory Nava's hit film, My Family (1995), was a critically acclaimed contribution to what she describes as "an honorable and poignant script."

Gago has starred in...

6. Jason Day

Actor | Jugar con Fuego

Jason Day-Del Solar can next be seen starring in the Telemundo/ Netflix limited series Jugar Con Fuego. He was last seen on TV starring in RCN's Spanish Language series Revenge, based on the hit ABC American series. He was also seen on TV in Fox Latin America's 2091, released worldwide (except the ...

7. Cole Porter

Soundtrack | At Long Last Love

Cole Porter was born June 9, 1891, at Peru, Indiana, the son of pharmacist Samuel Fenwick Porter and Kate Cole. Cole was raised on a 750-acre fruit ranch. Kate Cole married Samuel Porter in 1884 and had two children, Louis and Rachel, who both died in infancy. Porter's grandfather, J.G. Cole, was a...

8. Fernando Fernán Gómez

Actor | El abuelo

Spanish actor and director of cinema and theater. Son of the actress Carola Fernán Gómez. When he was three years old he comes back to Spain from Argentina. He has written comedies, novels and poem books. He plays a wide repertoire of roles from comedy to drama.

9. Ralph Richeson

Actor | Hancock

Ralph Richeson was born on July 6, 1952 in Peru, Indiana, USA. He was an actor and producer, known for Hancock (2008), Deadwood (2004) and Legend Has It (2009). He died on October 27, 2015 in Palmdale, California, USA.

11. Christian Meier

Writer | Terminal

Christian Dietrich Meier Zender was born in Lima, Peru on June 23, 1970. He's the youngest of four children (two brothers and two sisters) and son of Antonio Meier, businessman, and Gladys Zender, the only Peruvian Miss Universe (in 1957). When he was a boy he learned to play the piano and by the ...

12. Leonidas Zegarra

Director | De nuevo a la vida

Leonidas Zegarra was born in the Northern Peruvian highland. His family moved to the coast, to the city known as Trujillo, when he was a child, with his parents and several older siblings. He was an excellent student who was bullied by his classmates. He used to go to the movies with his mother, ...

13. Roberta Valderrama

Actress | The Purge: Anarchy

Roberta was born in Lima, Peru to a father of Italian-Peruvian descent and a mother of Indigenous, Syrian, & Afro-Peruvian descent. When people ask Roberta, "What are you?" - and yes, they really do ask her that - the answer is always "I'm Peruvian." The youngest of four sisters, Roberta and her ...

14. Claudia Llosa

Director | La teta asustada

Claudia Llosa was born on November 15, 1976 in Lima, Peru. She is a director and writer, known for The Milk of Sorrow (2009), Madeinusa (2006) and Loxoro (2012).

15. Checco Varese

Cinematographer | El aura

Director of Photography Bio

Checco Varese, ASC recently wrapped It: Chapter Two for director Andy Muschietti, the sequel to last year's box office hit. He also shot the first season of Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan, Amazon's new take on Tom Clancy's beloved fictional CIA agent, with John Krasinski starring...

16. Percy Gibson

Producer | The Time of Their Lives

Percy Gibson was born in 1965 in Peru as Percy Michael Jorge Gibson Monaghan. He is a producer, known for The Time of Their Lives (2017), Banksy's Coming for Dinner (2009) and Crown Oaks Day (2011). He has been married to Joan Collins since February 17, 2002. He was previously married to Cynthia ...

17. Roxana Brusso

Actress | Cradle 2 the Grave

Roxana Brusso is an actress known for her unique raspy voice. Roxy, was born in Lima, Peru to a mother of Italian/Peruvian descent and a father of Spanish/Peruvian descent. At the age of 4, she moved to Los Angeles and grew up in North Hollywood, CA. It wasn't until her college years that she got ...

18. Ward Roberts

Actor | Westworld

Ward Roberts was born on September 1, 1978 in Peru, Indiana, USA as Ward Ernest Roberts. He is an actor and director, known for Westworld (2016), The Nice Guys (2016) and Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013).

19. Silvana Arias

Actress | Passions

Silvana Arias was born on April 7, 1982 in Lima, Peru. She is known for her work on Passions (1999), The Zwickys (2014) and Perro Amor (2010).

20. Magaly Solier

Actress | Madeinusa

Magaly Solier was born on June 11, 1986 in Huanta, Ayacucho, Peru as Magaly Solier Romero. She is an actress, known for Madeinusa (2006), The Milk of Sorrow (2009) and Magallanes (2015).

21. Paul Lincoln Alayo

Actor | Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

Paul was born in Trujillo, Peru shortly after his family relocated to the United States. He grew up in Southern California for half of his life and later relocated to Salt Lake City, Utah. Attending several High Schools in both states and studying theater he chose to relocate back to California and...

22. Isabel Allende

Writer | The House of the Spirits

Isabel Allende is one of today's most important voices of Southern America literature. She was born in Lima, Peru, in 1942, but at the age of 3 she moved to Chile with her mother and two brothers. She spent her childhood there, at her maternal grandparents'home, but she also traveled a lot and ...

23. Javier Ronceros

Actor | Instant Family

Javier was born in Lima, Peru in a suburb called Mira Flores. He left Peru when he was age 3 and settled in Chicago, Illinois. When he was age 5, the folks decided to move to California where it would be warm in the winters. The family settled in Los Angeles. Javier's parents were both movie buffs ...

24. Johnny Derango

Cinematographer | Small Town Crime

Johnny Derango Director of Photography, ICG

For nearly 20 years, Johnny Derango has established himself as a talented, respected and sought-after cinematographer. In his many endeavors as a director of photography, as well as a producer, Johnny strives to tell each story truthfully, with equal parts...

25. Yma Sumac

Soundtrack | Confessions of a Dangerous Mind

Known for her astonishing 4 1/2 octave vocal range, Yma Sumac (AKA Ima or Imma Sumack) is from Ichocán, Peru, a town high in the Andes. From an early age she performed in radio and movies and made recordings throughout South America. She came to the United States in the 1940s and performed with a ...

26. Dakar

Actor | Le tigri di Mompracem

Dakar was born in 1920 in Lima, Peru as Alejandro Barrera. He was an actor, known for Le tigri di Mompracem (1970), The Amazing Doctor G (1965) and I pirati della Malesia (1964). He died on September 14, 2004 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.

27. Johanna Botta

Actress | Joe Dick

Johanna Botta was born on April 16, 1983 in Lima, Peru as Johanna Patricia Botta. She is an actress and director, known for Joe Dick (2017), Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001) and McMafia (2018).

28. Francisco J. Lombardi

Producer | Bajo la piel

Francisco J. Lombardi was born on August 3, 1947 in Tacna, Peru. He is a producer and director, known for Under the Skin (1996), Red Ink (2000) and Caídos del cielo (1990). He is married to Tatiana Astengo.

29. Enrique Diaz

Actor | Carandiru

Enrique Diaz was born in 1968 in Peru as Enrique Díaz Rocha. He is an actor and director, known for Carandiru (2003), Above Justice (2016) and Noites de Reis (2012). He is married to Mariana Lima. They have two children.

30. Patricia Pereyra

Actress | Amor en silencio

Patricia Pereyra was born in Lima, Peru. She is an actress and director, known for Amor en silencio (1988), Camino largo a Tijuana (1988) and Carmín (1984).

31. Ricardo de Montreuil

Director | Lowriders

Ricardo de Montreuil is a Feature Film Director based in Los Angeles, California. De Montreuil recently directed the feature film LOWRIDERS for Universal Pictures, produced by Bryan Grazer and Jason Blum, starring academy award nominee Demian Bichir. LOWRIDERS made close to three million dollars in...

32. Mario Vargas Llosa

Writer | Pantaleón y las visitadoras

Mario Vargas Llosa was born on March 28, 1936 in Arequipa, Peru. He is a writer and director, known for Pantaleón y las visitadoras (1976), Captain Pantoja and the Special Services (1999) and The City and the Dogs (1985). He has been married to Patricia Llosa since 1965. He was previously ...

33. Salvador del Solar

Director | Magallanes

His movie performance as Captain Pantoja in 'Pantaleon y Las Visitadoras' impressed audiences at cinemas and Salvador was acclaimed in several film festivals. After his co-star Angie Cepeda Salvador's role was the best thing of the movie. Salvador Del Solar born on May 1st, 1970 in Lima, Peru. His ...

34. Carlos Alcántara

Actor | Perro Guardián

Carlos Alcántara was born on November 12, 1964 in Lima, Peru as Carlos Alberto Alcántara Vilar. He is an actor and producer, known for Perro Guardián (2014), ¡Asu Mare! 3 (2018) and What the Eye Doesn't See (2003). He has been married to Jossie Lindley since 2010. They have two ...

35. Gianella Neyra

Actress | Yago, pasión morena

Gianella Neyra was born on May 3, 1977 in Lima, Peru. She is an actress, known for Yago, Pure Passion (2001), Laura's Secret (2004) and Polvo enamorado (2003).

36. Andrea Montenegro

Actress | Latin Lover

Andrea Montenegro was born on March 4, 1969 in Lima, Peru as Andrea Monica Montenegro DeFreitas. She is an actress, known for Latin Lover (2001), Wake Up and Die (2011) and La viuda de la mafia (2004).

37. Carlos Castaneda

Writer | The Teachings of Don Juan

Carlos Castaneda, dubbed "godfather of the New Age movement," was born in Peru and came to the United States in 1951, originally hoping to make it as a sculptor. He worked a series of odd jobs and took classes in philosophy, literature and creative writing. While a graduate student in anthropology ...

38. Ofelia Montesco

Actress | El ángel exterminador

Lovely, raven-haired Ofelia Montesco was a Mexican actress who was born in Peru. She was born Ofelia Irene Grabowski Edery in northern Peru in 1936. In the late 1950s, she visited Mexico, where producer Gregorio Walerstein discovered her and thus launched her film career. Ofelia got the Mexican ...

39. Jack Venturo

Producer | The Repossession

Jack Venturo was born in Lima, Peru on January 9, 1981. He came to the United States in March of 1990, spending two months in New York before settling in Miami, Florida. Hurricane Andrew struck in 1992 and Jack then settled in St. Petersburg, Florida where he was accepted in The Pinellas County ...

40. Patricia Aspíllaga

Actress | Sucedió en Jalisco

Patricia Aspíllaga was born in 1946 in Peru as Patricia Aspíllaga Menchaca. She was an actress, known for Sucedió en Jalisco (1972), La ley del monte (1976) and La bestia acorralada (1975). She died on August 9, 2003 in San Isidro, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

41. Alonso Llosa

Editorial Department | Employee of the Month

Alonso Llosa was born and raised in Lima, Peru. He graduated from UCLA Film School in 2003. While working in Los Angeles as a video and film editor, Alonso produced and directed a no-budget feature film, The Lucids, showing signs of acute craft and authorship. Alonso is currently pursuing an MFA in...

42. Ricardo Blume

Actor | Cuidado con el ángel

Ricardo Blume was born on August 16, 1933 in Lima, Peru. He is an actor and director, known for Don't mess with an angel (2008), El cielo es para todos (1979) and All of them Witches (1996).

43. Martin Casapía Casanova

Producer | A tu lado

Martin Casapía (born 28 November 1997) is an Peruvian film producer and film director. He is known for directing the horror film Maligno (2016). Besides, Casapia has won the award best director for "Maligno". This film is being distributed by a Germany company and internationally released in the ...

44. Ole Olsen

Actor | Hellzapoppin'

Ole Olsen was born on November 6, 1892 in Peru, Indiana, USA as John Sigvard Olsen. He was married to Eileen O'Dare and Lillian Clem. He died on January 26, 1963 in Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA.

45. Juliane Koepcke

Writer | I miracoli accadono ancora

Juliane Koepcke was born on October 10, 1954 in Lima, Peru as Juliane Margaret Koepcke. She is a writer, known for Miracles Still Happen (1974), ZDF-Mittagsmagazin (1989) and Was wurde aus...? (2011). She is married to Erich Diller.

46. Jorge Aravena

Actor | Querida Enemiga

Jorge Aravena was born on October 1, 1969 in Lima, Peru. He is an actor, known for Querida Enemiga (2008), Girasoles para Lucía (1999) and Secreto de amor (2001). He has been married to Paola Toyos since 2009. They have one child. He was previously married to Yenny Martínez.

47. Emperatriz Carvajal

Actress | Historia de un corazón

Emperatriz Carvajal was born on October 25, 1917 in Mollebamba, Peru. She was an actress, known for Historia de un corazón (1951), Si yo fuera diputado (1952) and Mexico Never Sleeps (1959). She died on March 2, 2011 in Lima, Peru.

48. Zez Confrey

Soundtrack | Hugo

Songwriter ("Kitten On the Keys", "Stumbling", "Dizzy Fingers"), pianist, composer and author, educated at Chicago Musical College. He served in the US Navy during World War I, and went on to make many piano rolls. He led his own orchestra in vaudeville, night clubs, theatres and on radio. Joining ...

49. Alejandra Morin

Actress | Odds Are

Alejandra Morin was born on June 6, 1987 in Lima, Peru. She is an actress and producer, known for Odds Are (2018), Rider (2015) and Candid Carmen & Co (2016).

50. Oswaldo Salas

Actor | Extirpador de Idolatrías

Peruvian movie, TV and theater actor. In movies, has made his debut as the lead actor in the film called "Extirpador de Idolatrías", directed by Manuel Siles, in the role of police detective Waldo for which he won the Best Actor Award at Encuentro Mundial de Cine 2014 in Denver, USA, Best Male ...


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