Krystyna Janda

1952 - Today

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Krystyna Jolanta Janda (born 18 December 1952) is a Polish film and theater actress best known internationally for playing leading roles in several films by Polish director Andrzej Wajda, including Man of Marble (Człowiek z marmuru, 1976) and Man of Iron (Człowiek z żelaza, 1981). In 1981, Janda played in the Academy Award-winning movie Mephisto. In 1982, she played the lead character in Ryszard Bugajski's film Przesłuchanie (Interrogation), which first premiered seven years later in 1989, following the collapse of communism. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Krystyna Janda has received more than 136,330 page views. Her biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Krystyna Janda is the 2,942nd most popular actor (down from 2,652nd in 2019), the 713th most popular biography from Poland (down from 639th in 2019) and the 24th most popular Polish Actor.

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Among actors, Krystyna Janda ranks 2,942 out of 10,030Before her are Cornelia Froboess, Tamara Toumanova, Stuart Wilson, Ichirō Nagai, Richard Johnson, and Jo Jung-suk. After her are Adrienne Barbeau, Luke Wilson, Richard Belzer, Eugenio Derbez, Brian Thompson, and Yolande Moreau.

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Among people born in 1952, Krystyna Janda ranks 221Before her are Paul Reubens, Kees Kist, Renaud, Thierry Lhermitte, Moya Brennan, and Adi Shamir. After her are Abdalá Bucaram, Jorge Olguín, Marinho Chagas, Peter Haber, Udo Voigt, and Diane Venora.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Krystyna Janda ranks 713 out of 1,231Before her are Jeremias Benjamin Richter (1762), Prince Adolf zu Hohenlohe-Ingelfingen (1797), Leszek Miller (1946), Lothar Bisky (1941), Alfred Kerr (1867), and Boris Kaufman (1906). After her are Katja Ebstein (1945), Jurek Becker (1937), Władysław Żmuda (1954), Henry, Duke of Anhalt-Köthen (1778), Gerhard Stöck (1911), and Abraham Joshua Heschel (1907).

Among ACTORS In Poland

Among actors born in Poland, Krystyna Janda ranks 24Before her are Franciszek Pieczka (1928), Stanisław Mikulski (1929), Paul Wegener (1874), Janusz Gajos (1939), Helena Modjeska (1840), and Willy Fritsch (1901). After her are O. E. Hasse (1903), Bernhard Goetzke (1884), Ulli Lommel (1944), Wojciech Bogusławski (1757), Ingrid Pitt (1937), and Joanna Pacuła (1957).

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