Karolína Kurková (born February 28, 1984), also Karolina Kurkova, is a Czech model, best known as a former Victoria's Secret Angel, and actress. Mario Testino praised the "proportions of her body and her face, as well as her energy level", which he said "ma[de] her a model who could fit almost into any moment". Vogue editor Anna Wintour called her the "next supermodel".
Libuše Šafránková (born 7 June 1953 in Brno, Czechoslovakia) is a Czech actress. Her husband is actor Josef Abrahám. In 2008 she received the prize Hvězda mého srdce (Star of My Heart), awarded by the Czech Television.
Jana Brejchová (born 20 January 1940) is a Czech film actress. She has appeared in more than 70 films since 1953. She was married to actor Vlastimil Brodský and director Miloš Forman. Her younger sister, Hana is also an actress who appeared in Miloš Forman's films Loves of a Blonde and Amadeus.
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Lída Baarová (7 September 1914 – 27 October 2000) was a Czech actress and mistress of Joseph Goebbels, Hitler's propaganda minister.
Anna Geislerová, also known as Aňa Geislerová (born 17 April 1976, Prague, Czechoslovakia) is a Czech actress. She became well known for her double role of Eliška/Hana in movie Želary (2003) and as Anna in Návrat idiota (1999). A former model, Geislerová made her feature film debut at age 12.
Jaroslava Schallerová Czech pronunciation (born 25 April 1956) (sometimes credited as Jarka Shallerová) was a popular Czech film star during the 1970s. Her film debut was at the age of 13 in the Czech New Wave classic Valerie and Her Week of Wonders. Her film career spanned the 1970s and continued intermittently into the 1990s.
Barbora Kodetová (born 6 September 1970) is a Czech actress perhaps best known for her portrayal of Paul Atreides' concubine Chani in the 2000 television miniseries Frank Herbert's Dune and its 2003 sequel, Frank Herbert's Children of Dune.
Herbert Lom (11 September 1917 – 27 September 2012) was a Czech-born British film and television actor who moved to the United Kingdom in 1939. In a career lasting more than 60 years he appeared in character roles, usually portraying villains early in his career and professional men in later years.
Karel Roden (born 18 May 1962) is a Czech actor, popularly known for his roles in Hellboy and The Bourne Supremacy, and his voice work in Grand Theft Auto IV.
Frederick Stafford (11 March 1928 – 28 July 1979) was a Czech-born actor. Born Friedrich Strobel von Stein, he spoke fluent Czech, German, English, French and Italian, and was a leading man in European spy-movies.
Tereza Voříšková (born 29 September 1989 in Prague, Czechoslovakia) is a Czech film and television actress. She has notably played the role of Beruška in the 2008 film The Country Teacher (Czech: Venkovský ucitel). She has also played roles in Zemský ráj to na pohled, Peklo s princeznou and Bobule.
Marek Vašut (born May 5, 1960) is a Czech film, stage, and television actor, best known for his appearances in Help! I'm a Teenage Outlaw and Thief Takers.
Lucie Plekancová Vondráčková (born 8 March 1980 in Prague, Czechoslovakia) is a Czech popular singer and respected theatre and film actress. She has won a number of awards and is one of the most successful Czech singers.
Iva Janžurová (born May 19, 1941 in Žirovnice near Pelhřimov) is a Czech actress. She attended grammar school in České Budějovice, but her love to theatre won after all and in 1963 she graduated from the Faculty of Theatre of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague. In 1964 she became the main member of the Vinohrady Theatre and since 1988 she has been a member of The Drama Club in Prague.
Dagmar Havlová (born Dagmar Veškrnová on 22 March 1953 in Brno, Czechoslovakia) is a Czech actress. She married Václav Havel, then Czech President, on 4 January 1997. She has one daughter, Nina Veškrnová (born 1976), from a previous marriage to Radvít Novák (1975–1980).
Klára Issová (born 26 April 1979), sometimes known as Klára Issa, is a Czech film, stage and television actress. In 1997, she won the Czech Lion Award for Best Supporting Actress in Nejasná zpráva o konci světa. She is the cousin of actress Martha Issová.
Jana Švandová (born 3 July 1947) is a Czech actress. She has appeared in more than 65 films and television shows since 1969.
Ivan Jandl (24 January 1937 – 21 November 1987) was a Czech child actor.
Pavlína Němcová (born February 18, 1973 in Děčín, Czechoslovak Socialist Republic) is a Czech model, actress and producer.
Tatiana Čecháková-Vilhelmová (born July 1, 1978, Prague, Czechoslovakia) is a Czech film and stage actress. She made her professional debut in Indian Summer (1995), directed by Saša Gedeon, for which she has received her first nomination ever for the Czech Lion. Until now, she has been overall nominated seven times for the award, winning once for her performance in Bohdan Sláma's movie Something Like Happiness (2005). Among others, she is a recipient of international accolades such as a Cottbus Film Festival Award, a Buenos Aires IFIC Award, a Golden Nymph Award, a Sochi IFF Award and a Shooting Stars Award.
Josef Abrhám (born December 14, 1939 in Zlín) is a Czech film and theatre actor.
Jan Kraus (born 15 August 1953) is a Czech actor and TV host. He appeared in more than eighty films since 1967. Kraus was also a judge on Czechia-Slovakia's Got Talent. He is known as the host of the TV Show Jana Krause. His father Ota Kraus, a holocaust survivor, was a journalist and writer. The writer Ivan Kraus is his brother.
Vlastimil Brodský (15 December 1920 in Hrušov – 20 April 2002 in Slunečná) was a respected Czech actor. He appeared in more than one hundred films, and is considered a key figure in the postwar development of Czech cinema.
Hana Hegerová (born October 20, 1931), is a Slovak singer and actress. Often referred to as the Queen of Czechoslovak chanson, she gained popularity primarily as a singer of chanson. Outside of her homebase, Hegerová has attained a recognition especially in German-speaking countries. She lives in Prague, Czech Republic.
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