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5' 7" (1.7 m)
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[Interview for "Films in Review" in 1985] There's a thrill in performance on the stage that you don't get in a movie. There's a feeling that you are communicating something to an audience that you just don't have during take 16 on a sound stage. A year later you see it on a screen and feel frustrated about things you've missed. Why didn't I do this? Why didn't I do that?
His first name, which has no American parallel, means 'the one who desires' in his native Croatian. Latin analogue is "Desiderius" (Desiderio in Italian and Spanish). Ivanek ("small Ivan", i.e. John, in Kajkavian dialect) is common family name from Curilovec village near Varazdin in north Croatia.
Often plays lawyers or politicians