The Oscar winner speaks German fluently. Her late mom, opera singer Helga Mathilde Meyer, was born in Germany and Sandra lived there as a child and grew up speaking German.
Sandra has showcased her foreign language skills onstage, including at the 2012 Oscars, where she presented the Best Foreign Language Film award in German.
The Pennsylvania native speaks fluent French, as seen in press interviews. "When I was a kid, I remember watching Chariots of Fire," he told People in 2011. "And French is the official language of the Olympics. So there's a scene where a guy was speaking French and I thought, 'Man, that sounds so cool. I want to learn French.'"
According to the magazine, Bradley later lived in France for six months as part of an exchange program.
The Israeli-American Black Swan actress, born in Jerusalem as Natalie Hershlag to Israeli parents, speaks fluent Hebrew and has showcased her foreign language skills in Israeli press interviews as well as on Inside the Actor's Studio in 2014 and in a 2017 Vanity Fair video.
The U.S.-born and raised Oscar winner learned to speak Spanish fluently as a teenager while filming a show. "I did a little kids TV series when I was young, and when I was 13, that season, that year was in Mexico," the actor said on The Kelly Clarkson Show. "And so I was in Mexico for a year, and that's how I picked it up."
Ben occasionally speaks Spanish in interviews with Spanish-language media outlets.
Like many people who grew up in the Soviet Union before it collapsed, the Ukrainian-born actress can understand and speak Russian. In 2011, she communicated in the language at a panel event for the movie Friends With Benefits in Moscow to shut down a reporter who asked her co-star Justin Timberlake why he pursued a movie career.
"If he wants to make movies and he can, why shouldn't he?" Mila said in Russian. "What kind of question is that? Why are you here?"
The Oscar winner was born in Mexico to Kenyan parents and grew up in Nairobi. She speaks fluent English, Spanish, Luo and Swahili.
"I was born in Mexico because my father was teaching at a school in Mexico City," she told CNN in 2014. "I was born during the third year he was there. And when I was 16, I returned to Mexico to learn Spanish. I lived in Taxco, Guerrero and attended the UNAM, the Education Center for Foreigners. [I] lived there for seven months and I loved it."
The Winter Soldier is originally from Romania. At age 8, he moved to Austria with his mom, a pianist. He and his family relocated to the United States when he was a pre-teen. The actor has occasionally given interviews to Romanian media outlets in their native language.
The New Jersey-born actress lived in the Dominican Republic between ages 10 and 17 and speaks fluent Spanish. "Spanish was my first language," she told Cosmopolitan in 2014. "Then you go to school, and within a month you're completely an English baby. So that's the battle you're always having: It's English out there and Spanish in the house. I don't say 'Mommy,' I say 'Mami.'"
The actor, the son of French-American journalist Marc Chalamet, speaks fluent French, as seen in TV interviews. "I grew up speaking both French and English," he told U.K. magazine RSNG, "since my father comes from France."
Aside from his native English, the British Loki star can speak Spanish, French and Greek.
"It's something that's always fascinated me since I was at school," Tom said on the SiriusXM radio show In-Depth with Larry Flick in 2019. "It's really curious, when you're a child, you don't know why you're good at things, and I wasn't particularly, in fact, at all gifted at mathematics or the sciences. But as soon as we started learning languages, I found I had an affinity for it."