Elia Kazan born Elias Kazantzoglou, was a Greek-American director, producer, writer and actor, described by The New York Times as "one of the most honored and influential directors in Broadway and Hollywood history".
Dimitris Metropoulos -- Famous Greek composer, pianist and conductor.He made his debut with the Boston Symphony Orchestra, worked with the New York Philarmonic with Leopold Stokowski and was the principal conductor of the Metropolitan Opera till his death
Theo Angelopoulos (Greek history & political director: Meres Tou [Days of O Thiasos [The Traveling Players, Topio stin omichli [Landscape in the Mist, Mia aioniotita kai mia mera [Eternity and a Day, Trilogia: To livadi pou dakryzei [The Weeping Meadow,
Georges Moustaki (born Giuseppe Mustacchi, May 1934 – May was an Egyptian-French singer-songwriter of Italo-Greek origin, best known for the poetic rhythm and simplicity of the romantic songs he composed and often sang.
ELECTRA 1962 - Michael Cacogiannis. Starring role went to the wonderful Irene Pappas, a Greek actress of classical theatre. (Some of you might remember her from Captain Corelli’s Mandolin, The Guns of Navarone and Zorba the Greek). Music by Greek composer Mikis Theodorakis. The rest of the cast was Greek. Electra received an Oscar nomination for Best Foreign Language Film and won at Cannes “Best Cinematic Transposition” and “Technical Grand Prize”. It was also nominated for Palme d’Or…