Greek movie stars born in 1981

Here are 5 famous actors from Greece were born in 1981:

Romain Gavras

Romain Gavras (July 4, 1981 Athens-) is a Greek actor and film director.

He is best known for his intense and visually striking music videos, which include "Stress" by Justice and "Born Free" by M.I.A. Gavras made his feature film debut with "Our Day Will Come" in 2010, starring Vincent Cassel, and later directed "The World Is Yours" in 2018. He comes from a family of artists, his father being the acclaimed filmmaker Costa-Gavras, and he grew up in Paris before pursuing his own filmmaking career. Gavras continues to be highly regarded for his creativity and bold style, and is recognized as a leading figure in contemporary French cinema.

Alexander Voulgaris

Alexander Voulgaris (February 22, 1981 Athens-) also known as The Boy, Alexandros Voulgaris, Alex Voulgas or Alexandros Vulgaris is a Greek film score composer, actor, film director, screenwriter, film producer and film editor.

He is best known for his work as a film score composer, having created music for numerous films and television shows in Greece and abroad. Voulgaris has also acted in several Greek films, and has directed and produced a number of short films and music videos.

Voulgaris studied music theory, piano and solfeggio at the Athens Conservatoire and went on to earn a degree in Film and Television Production from the University of West Attica. In 2003, he founded the music group Raining Pleasure, for which he served as lead vocalist, guitarist, and songwriter. The band received critical acclaim for their music and Voulgaris' songwriting.

In addition to his work in the entertainment industry, Voulgaris is also known for his humanitarian efforts. He has been involved in several charity organizations, including ActionAid, which focuses on helping impoverished communities around the world. Voulgaris has also been recognized for his work in animal welfare, serving as an ambassador for animal rights organizations in Greece.

Voulgaris continues to work on a range of creative projects, including composing music for films, directing short films, and performing live music. He is known for his eclectic style, drawing inspiration from a wide range of musical genres and artistic movements.

Alexander Leontaritis

Alexander Leontaritis (March 9, 1981 Athens-) is a Greek actor, film director, film producer, screenwriter, film editor and cinematographer.

Born and raised in Athens, Greece, Alexander Leontaritis developed a passion for the arts at a young age. He began his career in the film industry as a cinematographer and quickly gained recognition for his work. Over the years, he has expanded his skill set to also include acting, directing, producing, screenwriting and film editing.

Leontaritis has been involved in various film projects both in Greece and internationally, and has earned critical acclaim for his work. His films often explore complex themes and emotions, and he is known for his unique storytelling style. In addition to his work in film, Leontaritis is also a member of the European Film Academy and has served on the jury for several film festivals.

In recent years, Leontaritis has also become involved in humanitarian efforts, using his platform as a filmmaker to raise awareness on social issues and support various causes. He continues to be a prominent figure in the Greek film industry and is respected for his contributions to the world of cinema.

Yannis Tsimitselis

Yannis Tsimitselis (July 28, 1981 Zürich-) is a Greek actor.

He started his career in theater and debuted in the film industry in 2004. Yannis gained fame for his role in the Greek TV series "50 Ways to Kill Your Lover". He has also appeared in several feature films including "Summer Lovers" and "Eteros Ego". Yannis Tsimitselis has won numerous awards for his acting performances and has become one of the most successful actors of his generation. In addition to his work in film and television, he is also involved in humanitarian efforts and has supported various charitable causes throughout his career.

Dimitris Makalias

Dimitris Makalias (September 2, 1981-) also known as Δημήτρης Μακαλιάς is a Greek actor.

He was born in Athens, Greece and began his career in the entertainment industry in 2006. Makalias quickly gained popularity in Greece through his roles in popular television series such as "Para Pente" and "To Kafe Tis Haras."

In addition to his work in television, Makalias has also appeared in several films including "Dei M' Agapas" and "Juana la Loca."

Outside of acting, Makalias is a passionate advocate for mental health awareness and has openly discussed his own struggles with depression in the past. He has also been involved in various charities and programs that support mental health initiatives in Greece.

Makalias continues to be a prominent figure in the entertainment industry in Greece, known for his talent and dedication to his craft.

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