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Andrzej Popiel
Born (1936-01-24)24 January 1936
Died 17 February 2020(2020-02-17) (aged 84)
Citizenship Polish
Occupation actor

Andrzej Popiel (24 January 1936 – 17 February 2020) was a Polish stage actor. He sporadically appeared in films and TV series.

He was a son of Kazimierz Popiel and Anna Latinik, and a grandson of Polish Army general Franciszek Latinik.

He was awarded the Brown Medal of Merit for National Defence (1971) and Silver Cross of Merit (1989).

Theatre (selection)

  • 1961: Wesoły telewizor (Estrada Kraków)
  • 1973: Kariera Nikodema Dyzmy (The Career of Nicodemus Dyzma, Music Theatre in Łódź) as Litwinek
  • 1975, 1983: Madame Sans-Gene (Music Theatre in Gdynia) as Kirkeby
  • 1984: Fiddler on the Roof (Music Theatre in Gdynia, directed by Jerzy Gruza) as a rabbi
  • 1991: Pan Tadeusz (Municipal Theatre in Gdynia, directed by Adam Hanuszkiewicz) as a chamberlain
  • 1993: Fiddler on the Roof (Grand Theatre in Warsaw, directed by Jerzy Gruza) as a rabbi


  • 1984: Smażalnia story
  • 1986: Na kłopoty Bednarski (TV)
  • 2002, 2003: Lokatorzy (TV)
  • 2004, 2007: Sąsiedzi (TV)
  • 2006: Outlanders
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