Andrzej Chyra

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Andrzej Chyra
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Andrzej Chyra in 2013
Born (1964-08-27) 27 August 1964 (age 56)
Alma mater National Academy of Dramatic Art in Warsaw
Occupation actor
Years active1993–present

Andrzej Chyra (born 27 August 1964) is a Polish actor and a member of the Polish Film Academy and the European Film Academy. [1]


Life and career

He graduated from high school and in 1987 he graduated from the Acting Theater School in Warsaw. In 1994, he majored at the same university in directing. [2]

He made his film debut in 1993, with the role of Benvollo in the film Order of Affection, directed by Radosław Piwowarski. The largest role so far that brought him recognition was as Gerard Nowak in the 1999 film The Debt (Dług) by Krzysztof Krauze, for which he was awarded the Best Actor award at the Polish Film Festival in Gdynia. The success of this was repeated in 2005 when he received the PFF Gdynia prize for his role in Komornik . He was also nominated in 2006 for his role in the film, We're All Christs . [3]



  • 1988 – Decalogue IV (TV Mini-Series) - Theatre Student (uncredited)
  • 1993 – Kolejność uczuć - Actor playing Benvoll
  • 1994 – Zawrócony (TV Movie) - Priest
  • 1999 – Dług - Gerard Nowak
  • 1999 – Kallafiorr
  • 2000 – Gra
  • 2000 – Wyrok na Franciszka Kłosa
  • 2001 – Pieniądze to nie wszystko
  • 2001 – Przedwiośnie
  • 2001 – Where Eskimos Live
  • 2001 – Wiedźmin
  • 2003 – Pogoda na jutro
  • 2003 – Powiedz to, Gabi
  • 2003 – Siedem przystanków na drodze do raju
  • 2003 – Symetria
  • 2003 – Zmruż oczy
  • 2004 – Ono
  • 2004 – Tulipany
  • 2005 – Komornik
  • 2005 – Persona Non Grata
  • 2006 – Palimpsest
  • 2006 – S@motność w sieci
  • 2006 – Strike
  • 2006 – We're All Christs
  • 2007 – Katyń
  • 2008 – Magiczne drzewo
  • 2008 – Nieruchomy poruszyciel
  • 2009 – Wszystko co kocham
  • 2009 – Zdjęcie
  • 2010 – Mistyfikacja
  • 2012 - Land of Oblivion
  • 2013 - In the Name Of
  • 2016 - United States of Love
  • 2017 - Frost
  • 2017 - Beyond Words
  • 2019 - Listen to the Universe

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  1. "Andrzej Chyra" . Retrieved 14 April 2020.
  2. "Andrzej Chyra" . Retrieved 14 April 2020.
  3. "Wszyscy jestesmy Chrystusami (2006)".