Louis Mandylor (born Elias Theodosopoulos; Greek: Ηλίας Θεοδοσόπουλος; 13 September 1966) is an Australian film and television actor. Mandylor played Nick Portokalos in My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002), a role he reprised in the sequel My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 (2016).
Mandylor was born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, the son of Greek immigrants from the Peloponnese, Louise (née Mandylaris) from Kalamata and Yannis Theodosopoulos from Tripoli, a taxi driver. He is the younger brother of fellow actor Costas Mandylor. He and his brother took a shorter version of their mother's last name, citing their paternal last name as being too long.He played for Heidelberg United FC (Megas Alexandros) in their 1988 State League championship team. He also played five National League games in 1989 and scored one goal.During his football career, he was also boxing in Melbourne, winning 14 fights with 4 losses. He then emigrated to the United States to originally pursue a boxing career and then subsequently an acting career.
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Denard: Anatomy of an Antihero
A man is released from prison after serving 10 years for a crime he didn't commit. He set out for one last blood-thirsty fight after learning he had a terminal illness.
A rising prosecutor is at a rival defense attorney's house. When she's asked to prosecute his murder, things go from bad to worse.
A young woman is held captive in an underground medical facility and then healed using an experimental miracle drug.
Frank proposed to Sarah in her hometown after falling in love with her. They are caught by corrupt Islamic police who demand bribes to let them go, kill Sarah and frame Frank for murder. Frank befrien...
A mercenary is left for dead after a mission in South America goes wrong, but he is nursed back to health and reborn with a new outlook on life. When mercenaries cross his path again and he is forced ...
A pair of debt collectors are thrust into an extremely dangerous situation, chasing down various lowlifes while also evading a revenge-seeking boss.
While on a hunting trip in the isolated wilderness, a father and his adopted teenage son are turned into the prey of unknown attackers. They are joined in their fight for survival by a stranger who re...
Rambo: Last Blood
After fighting his demons for decades, John Rambo now lives in peace on his family ranch in Arizona, but his rest is interrupted when his granddaughter disappears after crossing the border into Mexico...
While on a prison break, a lowly criminal escapes his guards and returns to his hometown to take revenge on the people who turned him into a cold blooded murderer.
In an Albanian town known for drug production and trafficking an elite group of cops set out to end the war waged against the local police.
A group of UAC Marines respond to a distress call from a top-secret scientific base on Phobos, a Martian moon, only to discover that it's been overrun by demons.
Dirty Dead Con Men
A cool and dangerous neo-noir crime film that revolves around the disturbed lives of two unlikely partners: Mickey Rady, a rogue undercover cop and Kook Packard, a smooth and charismatic con man. Toge...
Escape from Ensenada
Two Southern California College Students plot their escape after being kidnapped by a human trafficking ring while on Spring Break in Mexico.
Julia is moving to Los Angeles with her boyfriend. When mysterious things begin to happen, it seems her demons have come back to haunt her after she moved into a fancy new home.
Jack Newman is a blind man who is given the opportunity to be the first pacient of a ocular surgery. After getting his sight back, Jack starts to develop the characteristics of his donor - a psycopath...
The Debt Collector
A martial artist is working for the mob. The job seemed easy until one client pulled him into a deeper situation.
In this action film, a group of skilled mercenaries are betrayed by the US government and are forced to fight their way out of an ambush by a new, and lethal team of human droids.
A science-fiction story of a billionaire's private space exploration program returning to Earth with an abducted extraterrestrial from a newly discovered alien planet.
A former CIA contractor is sent to a Mexican prison after being arrested for a crime. His former CIA boss will give him freedom if he can break into the prison vault and steal $50 million.
Jocelyn's boyfriend is perfect, except for his dangerous twin brother who just escaped from a mental institution. When a twisted plan of revenge is hatched, her mother must act fast before she is caug...
Some unethical choices were made by the corrupt CEO. There's no stopping Stu from spreading darkness through the world. After losing his wife, Stu begins to have a crisis of conscience and begins to b...
The Sex Trip
After a shallow womanizer refuses a mysterious homeless woman's request for a kiss, he wakes up the next morning to discover he's been changed into a woman.
A rogue drifter on a revenge hunt stumbles across a group of survivors in an abandoned police station and reluctantly agrees to help them escape to a sanctuary they desperately need.
Hotel of the Damned
After a car accident and being stranded in the middle of nowhere, an ex-con and his daughter find themselves in an abandoned hotel populated by sub-human cannibalistic creatures.
My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2
The Portokalos family is continuing their adventures. "My Big Fat Greek Wedding" was a comedy.
Twenty-two years after one high school sweetheart takes the rap for a deadly breakin, he finds her married with a family.
Code of Honor
Colonel Robert Sikes is on a mission to rid his city of crime. As a stealthy, one-man assault team, he will take on street gangs, mobsters, and politicians with extreme prejudice until his mission is ...
Adventures of a Pizza Guy
Follow Ike on this wild adventure based around the life of a Pizza delivery guy. From a serious (nervous) crush that he has on a regular customer, to the long list of odd clients, Ike does his job wit...
20 years after going MIA in Desert Storm, Aaron returns home under mysterious conditions, not having aged since his disappearance, and must reestablish relationships with loved ones before an imminent...
An AWOL marine in possession of secret government information, is a wanted man, pursued by Russian special ops, the LAPD, and a dangerous assassin.
An ensemble thriller which tells the story of four college students, an expectant couple, and a lone survival expert who are confronted by a global blackout that forces them to endure the worst of hum...
A tortured ex-Negotiator, once pride of the Boston Police Department is taken hostage in his home. A psychological confrontation takes place while the kidnappers demand that he completes a mysterious ...
20 Ft Below: The Darkness Descending
In the shadows of abandoned subway tunnels and miles of forgotten infrastructure lies a dark and dangerous world. There is more to be afraid of than the dark when a young documentary filmmaker goes in...
616: Paranormal Incident
Special Agent Watts and his Investigation Unit think it's normal when they are called to the Woodburrow Prison. There is nothing usual about Woodburrow. An evil force picks the team off one by one as ...
One in the Chamber
A seasoned assassin plays both sides in a Russian gang war and becomes the target of an unknown enemy.
Sorority Party Massacre
In danger of losing his badge, a big city detective agrees to aid a small town sheriff in a routine missing persons investigation only to discover that at least one girl has gone missing in this sleep...
Not Another Not Another Movie
We follow a struggling movie studio that is willing to do anything to make a buck even if it means ruining its reputation, and running the movie industry into the ground. This film has everything that...
Women will go to extreme lengths for those they love and single mother Samantha Rogers is no exception. Along with her young daughter, Milla, Sam struggles to make ends meet, taking her licks as a stu...
A supernatural thriller set in a cozy Tennessee town where Sheriff Jimmy Muldoon and younger brother, Deputy Lloyd Muldoon, have a firm grasp of law and order until a stranger, Denny White, comes to t...
The Frankenstein Syndrome
Young Scientists Elizabeth Burns explores the impact on the human body stem cells. A specific feature of these cells to interact with dead flesh has been subjected to blackmail heroine is forced to co...
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Wrong Turn at Tahoe
A small-time crime boss kills a drug dealer without realizing that he works for the biggest crime boss in the country.
In the Eyes of a Killer
Jack Newman has finally adapted to the challenges of a sudden accident that left him blind several years ago and is preparing for a new life with his fiancée, Gwen. An opportunity arises for Jack to b...
After a serial killer imitates the plots of his novels, successful mystery novelist Richard "Rick" Castle gets permission from the Mayor of New York City to tag along with an NYPD homicide investigati...
"Snakes on a Submarine" is more terrifying than Snakes on a Plane, and that's exactly what we get in this claustrophobic, sub-aquatic thriller starring Ian Somerhalder. The crew of a retired submarine...
No Time to Fear
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Rules of Engagement
Rules of Engagement is a comedy about the different phases of male/female relationships, as seen through the eyes of a newly engaged couple, Adam and Jennifer, a long-time married pair, Jeff andAudrey...
Joey Piscopo stars in this quirky romantic comedy as Wes, a young man who becomes magically attractive to women on Saturday mornings (between six and eight o'clock).
The Game of Their Lives
The story of the 1950 US soccer team who beat England in Brazil is told in this film. Although no US team has yet won a World Cup title, this story is about the family traditions and passions which sh...
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CSI: NY is an American police procedural television series that ran on CBS from September 22, 2004 to February 22, 2013 for a total of nine seasons and 197 original episodes. The investigations of a t...
3 Movies · 1 TV show
A group of young tourist couples comes across a drug deal gone bad while on vacation.
When one of her hits goes wrong, a professional assassin ends up with a suitcase full of a million dollars belonging to a mob boss.
Gang of Roses
A group of outlaws looking for lost treasure run the town of Flat ridge in the 1800's. Sally was a member of the Roses Gang. With the weight of grief on her heart, Rachel decided to shed her new found...
My Big Fat Greek Life
From an early age, Nia is mortified by her old-fashioned Greek family's patriotic, over-the-top ways. But, when she falls in love and marries a non-Greek teacher, Thomas Miller, her family eventually ...
3 Movies · 2 TV shows
CSI: Miami follows Crime Scene Investigators working for the Miami-Dade Police Department as they use physical evidence, similar to their Las Vegas counterparts, to solve gruesome murders. The Miami C...
A respected civic leader is caught between two rival underworld crime families on the verge of war.
She Spies is an action-adventure television show that ran from September 9, 2002 until May 17, 2004, in two seasons. The show was sold into syndication but the first four episodes premiered on the NBC...
My Big Fat Greek Wedding
A young Greek woman falls in love with a non-Greek and struggles to get her family to accept him while she comes to terms with her heritage and cultural identity.
An emotionally damaged cop investigating a spree of prostitute killings discovers that the dark side of Las Vegas is decidedly more grim than he ever suspected in director David Heavener's gruesome th...
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The military's newest weapon has just been stolen. Captain John Reed and the weapon's designer are assigned to retrieve it. Battling well-armed terrorists and double-crossing CIA agents, they must suc...
Sydney Fox is a professor and globe-trotting "relic hunter" who looks for ancient artifacts to return to museums and/or the descendants of the original owner. She has a linguistic assistant and a secr...
Ever bought a used car from a dealer before? Want to know what REALLY happens behind the scenes? This movie offers some insight through the eyes of one of the dealers.
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Jane Austen's Mafia!
The son of a Mafia king is taking care of his dying father.
The Charmed Ones were supposed to protect innocent lives from evil beings such as demons and warlocks. Each sister possesses unique magical powers that grow and evolve while trying to maintain normal ...
An escaped convict takes a couple hostage.
An FBI agent and a female cop team up to stop the bad guys. Robert Patrick is the leader of the rebels and LouisMandylor is a reluctant young cop that is brought into the hit team.
Martial Law is an American/Canadian crime drama that aired on CBS from 1998 to 2000, and was created by Carlton Cuse. The title character, Sammo Law, portrayed by Sammo Hung, was a Chinese law officer...
William Rockman, a champion "Terminal Combat" fighter who retired from the sport after accidentally killing a young man while training. Five years after his retirement, Terminal Combat has been banned...
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Nash Bridges works for the San Francisco Police Department. He uses humor and charm to fight crime. A wisecracking partner comes out of retirement.
In order to win the coveted Golden Dragon, the deadliest fighters from around the world use the most spectacular feats of martial arts skills ever displayed. Chris won't be able to win on his own.
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Can't Hurry Love
A single 30-something woman living in New York searches for romance with the help -- or hindrance -- of her three friends.
The Set Up
A security systems expert is caught during a robbery. He was hired by a bank owner to design a fool proof system after he was released from jail. He is blackmailed into cracking the security after it'...
A college freshman Ramsy, played by Corey Haim, is in love for the first time in his life when he asks out Joy, played by Ami Dolenz. The education of the heart is what it is.
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The mis adventures of a group of friends as they navigate the pitfalls of work, life and love in Manhattan.
Touched by an Angel
Touched by an Angel began on CBS on September 21, 1994 and ran for over 200 episodes and nine seasons until it ended on April 27, 2003. Created by John Masius and produced by Martha Williamson, the se...
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Down the Shore
Down the Shore is an American situation comedy that ran on Fox from June 21, 1992 to May 27, 1993.
When the Texas Southern Armadillos football team is disqualified for cheating and poor grades, the University has to pick from a team that actually goes to school. Will they win a game?
Christmas Down Under
In order to find her husband and his family, she flies to Australia with the help of an Aboriginal Tour Guide and a famous YouTube driver. All before Christmas.
A young rock and roller is looking for a mystical artifact to save the world from an ancient evil, but the mysterious librarian who owns it has other plans.
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