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Bolek Polívka


Bolek Polívka was born Boleslav Polívka on July 31, 1949, in Vizovice, Moravia, Czechoslovakia. His father was an amateur actor. Young Bolek Polivka studied acting at the Drama Academy in Brno. He was fond of pantomime and soon began his performances at the theatre "Na Provazku" in Brno. Polívka began his career in film and television in 1976, in a... See full bio »

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Known For

Divided We Fall
Divided We Fall Josef Cízek
(2000)
Pupendo
Pupendo Bedrich Mára
(2003)
Revival
Revival Václav
(2013)

Filmography

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 2017 Dobráci (announced)
 2016 Manzel na hodinu (filming)
Milan
 2016 Andel Páne 2 (completed)
Alois Kostál
 2016 Crazy Kingdom
Theofil
 2014-2016 Prípady 1. oddelení (TV Series)
mjr. Václav Plísek
- Poslední prípad (2016) ... mjr. Václav Plísek
- Krádez století (2016) ... mjr. Václav Plísek
- Olizovac (2016) ... mjr. Václav Plísek
- Telo (2016) ... mjr. Václav Plísek
- Deti na odpis (2016) ... mjr. Václav Plísek
 2015 Svatojánský venecek (TV Movie)
King
 2015 Podivné odpoledne doktora Zvonka Burkeho (TV Movie)
dr. Zvonek Burke
 2015 Home Care
Láda
 2011-2015 Sign of the Horse (TV Series)
Frantisek Schwarz
- Poslední rytír (2015) ... Frantisek Schwarz
- Investice do budoucnosti (2015) ... Frantisek Schwarz
- Odkryté karty (2015) ... Frantisek Schwarz
- Neco za neco (2015) ... Frantisek Schwarz
- Restart (2015) ... Frantisek Schwarz
 2014 Husband to Rent
Milan
 2014 Andelé vsedního dne
Karel
 2014 Three Brothers
January (as Boleslav Polívka)
 2014 Dedictví aneb Kurvaseneríká
Bohus Stejskal
 2013 Revival
Václav
 2012 To the Woods
Ludva Papos
 2012 Signál
Stanek
 2011 Men in Hope
Rudolf
 2011 The Magical Duvet
Dedecek
 2009 Catch the Billionaire
rabín Kocharowski
 2009 Operation Dunaj
Jirzi
 2008 Malé oslavy
Yuri
 2008 I'm All Good
Mrklas (as Boleslav Polívka)
 2007 Hodina klavíru (TV Movie)
Frantisek Stára
 2007 Roming
Stano
 2006 Pleasant Moments
Dub (as Boleslav Polívka)
 2005 Something Like Happiness
Soucek
 2005 Skrítek
Father
 2005 Bazén (TV Series)
Oto Zadina
- Cas rozpadu (2005)
- Babí léto (2005)
- Tichá vzpoura (2005)
 2004 Cerní baroni (TV Series)
Lt. Hamácek
- Vzácná návsteva (2004) ... Lt. Hamácek (as Boleslav Polívka)
- Zeny a zpev (2004) ... Lt. Hamácek (as Boleslav Polívka)
- Zabijacka (2004) ... Lt. Hamácek (as Boleslav Polívka)
- Loucení (2004) ... Lt. Hamácek (as Boleslav Polívka)
- Spiknutí (2004) ... Lt. Hamácek (as Boleslav Polívka)
 2004/I Bolero
Father Fetka
 2003 Pupendo
Bedrich Mára (as Boleslav Polívka)
 2002 Útek do Budína
Stefan Barány
 2001 Expulsion from Paradise
Director Rosta / Doctor
 2000 Wild Flowers
Polednice (segment "Polednice") (as Boleslav Polívka)
 2000 Out of the City
Ludva
 2000 Divided We Fall
Josef Cízek
 1999 Eliska Loves the Wild Life
Marcélo
 1999 Cosy Dens
Uncle Václav
 1997 Bolkoviny (TV Series)
Host
 1997 Akáty bílé
Clown
 1996 Forgotten Light
Vicar Holý
 1996 Kral Ubu
King Václav
 1996 Suzanne
Chris d'Garné
 1996 When You Ain't Got Nothing
Martin Janák
 1996 Pozirac medvedu (TV Movie)
 1995 Brother of Sleep
Marktmann / Marketender
 1994 Accumulator 1
Slezák
 1994 Cesky lev (1993-2003) (TV Movie)
Presenter
 1991 The Elementary School
Plíha - Tonda's Neighbor
 1991 Prazakum tem je hej
Policeman
 1990 Praski student (TV Mini-Series) (1990)
 1990 Nezný barbar
Vladimír
 1988 Stek
Ferda
 1988 Klaun Am (TV Mini-Series)
 1988 Sasek a královna
Slach / Jester
 1987 Manéz (TV Series)
Host
 1987 Freckled Max and the Spooks
Henry Frankenstein
 1987 Frankenstein's Aunt (TV Series)
Henry Frankenstein
- Die Hochzeit (1987) ... Henry Frankenstein
- Die Braut (1987) ... Henry Frankenstein
- Die Renovierung (1987) ... Henry Frankenstein
- Die Geburt (1987) ... Henry Frankenstein
 1982 Poslední lec
Dr. Zvonek Burke
 1982 Calamity
Honza Dostál
 1982 Pépe (TV Movie)
 1980 Blues for E. F. B.
Castaway
 1979 Ballad for a Bandit
Mageri
 1976 Traja chrobáci (TV Movie)
 1969 The Road That Leads Nowhere (TV Movie)
Nephew
 1967 We Don't Give Chicks a Lift
Young man in the crowd
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Alternate Names:

Boleslav Polívka

Height:

6' 1½" (1.87 m)
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He turned down the part of Lucifer in The Devil Knows Why (2003), eventually played by Csongor Kassai. See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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