Iván Dengyel was born in Nagyvárad. He graduated from the Szentgyörgyi István Theatre Academy in 1969 in Marosvásárhely and then he became a member of the National Hungarian Theatre in Sepsiszentgyörgy. From the year 1972, he was a member of the Szatmár Northern Theatre. He is working in Hungary since 1982. From 1985 he is an artist of Madách Theatre, from 1993 of Katona József Theatre and from 1994 of the New Theatre. He became a member of Vígszínház in 2010. He portrayed around 80 roles in theatres and played in more than 30 successful TV and film productions.
Jászai Mari Award – 1999
A kiscsillag is csillag Award - 2011