50 Best Croatian Actors of All Time

by nativaiva | created - 19 Mar 2011 | updated - 21 Jul 2016 | Public

List of 50 Best Croatian Actors of All Time. (2011.)

1. Rene Bitorajac

Actor | No Man's Land

Rene Bitorajac was born on March 2, 1972 in Zagreb, Croatia, Yugoslavia. He is an actor and writer, known for No Man's Land (2001), Vegetarian Cannibal (2012) and Metastases (2009). He has been married to Ana Bitorajac since 2006. They have one child.

2. Fabijan Sovagovic

Actor | Ritam zlocina

Fabijan Sovagovic was born on January 4, 1932 in Ladimirevci, Croatia, Yugoslavia. He was an actor and writer, known for Rhythm of a Crime (1981), Covjek koji je volio sprovode (1989) and Handcuffs (1970). He was married to Maja Blaskov-Sovagovic. He died on January 1, 2001 in Zagreb, Croatia.

3. Ivo Gregurevic

Actor | Tri muskarca Melite Zganjer

Ivo Gregurevic was born on October 7, 1952 in Orasje, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Yugoslavia. He was an actor, known for Tri muskarca Melite Zganjer (1998), God Forbid a Worse Thing Should Happen (2002) and The Reaper (2014). He was married to Dubravka Ostojic. He died on January 1, 2019 in Zagreb, ...

4. Boris Dvornik

Actor | Dvostruki obruc

Boris Dvornik was born to the family of a carpenter. His acting experience started at the age of 8 when he took parts in plays for children. In his high school days he was learning to be electrician, but soon decided to pursue full-time acting career instead. After finishing National Acting School ...

5. Mustafa Nadarevic

Actor | Glembajevi

Mustafa Nadarevic was born on May 2, 1943 in Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Yugoslavia. He is an actor, known for Glembajevi (1988), Washed Out (1995) and Silent Gunpowder (1990).

6. Zvonko Lepetic

Actor | Ludi dani

Zvonko Lepetic was born on November 17, 1928 in Berane, Montenegro, Yugoslavia. He was an actor, known for Crazy Days (1977), Kapelski kresovi (1974) and Visitors from the Arkana Galaxy (1981). He was married to Terezija Dadic-Lepetic. He died on January 4, 1991 in Zagreb, Croatia, Yugoslavia.

7. Rade Serbedzija

Actor | The Saint

Rade Serbedzija was born in Bunic (Korenica) in 1946. Graduated from the Academy of Dramatic Arts in Zagreb. Still a student, he started to play the leading roles in films and theater productions. He is remembered as an outstanding Peer Gynt, Don Juan, Georgij, Melkior, Oedipus, Hamlet, Leon and ...

8. Kresimir Mikic

Actor | Put lubenica

Kresimir Mikic was born on April 17, 1974 in Osijek, Croatia, Yugoslavia. He is an actor, known for The Melon Route (2006), Fine Dead Girls (2002) and Posljednji Srbin u Hrvatskoj (2019).

9. Ivica Vidovic

Actor | Fine mrtve djevojke

Ivica Vidovic was born on May 10, 1939 in Belgrade, Serbia, Yugoslavia. He was an actor, known for Fine Dead Girls (2002), Kuzis stari moj (1973) and Piknik na frontu (1973). He was married to Gordana Gadzic, Mirjana Majurec and Zdenka Anusic. He died on April 18, 2011 in Zagreb, Croatia.

10. Ilija Ivezic

Actor | Zlatne godine

Ilija Ivezic was born on July 20, 1926 in Ricice, Gracac, Kingdom of Yugoslavia. He was an actor and producer, known for The Golden Years (1992), Marsal (1999) and Mathias Sandorf (1979). He died on April 14, 2016 in Zagreb, Croatia.

11. Boris Buzancic

Actor | Uzicka Republika

Boris Buzancic was born on March 13, 1929 in Bjelovar, Croatia, Yugoslavia. He was an actor, known for Guns of War (1974), Kotlovina (2011) and Holiday in St. Tropez (1964). He died on October 9, 2014 in Zagreb, Croatia.

12. Leon Lucev

Actor | Teret

Leon Lucev was born in 1970 in Sibenik, Croatia, Yugoslavia. He is an actor and producer, known for The Load (2018), Silent Sonata (2011) and In the Land of Blood and Honey (2011).

13. Filip Sovagovic

Actor | No Man's Land

Filip Sovagovic was born on September 13, 1966 in Zagreb, Croatia, Yugoslavia. He is an actor and director, known for No Man's Land (2001), Transatlantik (1998) and Washed Out (1995). He was previously married to Ruza Grizelj.

14. Relja Basic

Actor | Rondo

Relja Basic was born on February 14, 1930 in Zagreb, Croatia, Yugoslavia. He was an actor, known for Roundabout (1966), The Secret of the Black Dragon (1985) and Captain America (1990). He died on April 7, 2017 in Zagreb, Croatia.

15. Predrag 'Predjo' Vusovic

Actor | Posljednja volja

Predrag 'Predjo' Vusovic was born on August 29, 1960 in Kotor, Montenegro, Yugoslavia as Predrag Vusevic. He was an actor, known for The Last Will (2001), Odmori se, zasluzio si (2006) and Bitange i princeze (2005). He died on February 17, 2011 in Zagreb, Croatia.

16. Rakan Rushaidat

Actor | Sve dzaba

Rakan Rushaidat was born on October 25, 1977. He is an actor and writer, known for All for Free (2006), Comic Sans (2018) and Vis-à-vis (2013). He was previously married to Ivana Starcevic.

17. Goran Navojec

Actor | Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol

Goran Navojec was born on October 10, 1970 in Bjelovar, Croatia, Yugoslavia. He is an actor, known for Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol (2011), Papillon (2017) and Long Dark Night (2004). He was previously married to Larisa Lipovac.

18. Goran Visnjic

Actor | The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

Goran Visnjic is a Croatian American actor and producer, born in Sibenik, Croatia. He is married to Eva Visnjic (formerly Ivana Vrdoljak) with whom has three children. From an early age Visnjic started appearing in various theater plays. At the age of 16, he had his screen debut in the film Braca ...

19. Zivko Anocic

Actor | Nije sve u lovi

Zivko Anocic was born on May 13, 1981 in Osijek, Croatia, Yugoslavia. He is an actor, known for Not All About the Money (2013), Rest in Peace (2013) and 72 days (2010).

20. Milan Strljic

Actor | Svetozar Markovic

Milan Strljic was born on March 22, 1952 in Tordinci kraj Vinkovaca, Croatia, Yugoslavia. He is an actor, known for Svetozar Markovic (1980), Balkan ekspres 2 (1989) and Svetozar Markovic (1980).

21. Bojan Navojec

Actor | Fri os fra det onde

Bojan Navojec is Croatian film and stage actor with an extraordinary charm and personal warmth, attracted attention as a student. Throughout his career, he worked with leading Croatian and regional directors, appeared in more than 70 films and 50 theatre plays across major Croatian theatre. In 2010...

22. Vanja Drach

Actor | Paviljon broj VI

Vanja Drach was born to the family of a respectable doctor in Vinkovci, Croatia. Having lost his father at the age of 11, he decided to continue with family tradition and came to Zagreb to study medicine. However, in the big city he fell in love with theater and cinema and, and after only one year ...

23. Vlatko Dulic

Actor | Orao

Vlatko Dulic was born on April 20, 1943 in Subotica, Serbia, Yugoslavia. He was an actor, known for Eagle (1990), The Bridge at the End of the World (2014) and Covjek koji je volio sprovode (1989). He died on November 20, 2015 in Zagreb, Croatia.

24. Goran Grgic

Actor | Behind Enemy Lines

Goran Grgic was born on November 17, 1965 in Osijek, Croatia. He is an actor, known for Behind Enemy Lines (2001), Dobre namjere (2007) and A Perfect Day (2015).

25. Ljubomir Kerekes

Actor | The Hunting Party

Ljubomir Kerekes was born on January 16, 1960 in Varazdin, Croatia (former Yugoslavia). He is an actor, known for croatian TV series Zauvijek susjedi (2007), Bumerang (2005), Najbolje godine (2009) and the movie "Kako je poceo rat na mom otoku" . He is the father of Jan Kerekes, the frontman of the...

26. Niksa Butijer

Actor | Svecenikova djeca

Niksa Butijer was born on October 6, 1978 in Dubrovnik, Croatia. He is an actor, known for The Priest's Children (2013), The Blacks (2009) and Mary (2017).

27. Sven Lasta

Actor | Skoljka sumi

Sven Lasta was born on April 18, 1925 in Pakrac, Croatia, Yugoslavia. He was an actor, known for Skoljka sumi (1990), Il tempo dell'inizio (1974) and Klupa u Jurjevskoj (1972). He died on August 15, 1996 in Zagreb, Croatia.

28. Pero Kvrgic

Actor | La steppa

Pero Kvrgic was born on March 4, 1927 in Srpske Moravice, Croatia, Yugoslavia. He is known for his work on The Steppe (1962), Gledaoci i mi (1957) and Tvrdica (1967).

29. Drazen Kuhn

Actor | Kad mrtvi zapjevaju

Drazen Kuhn was born in 1965 in Spisic Bukovica kraj Virovitice, Yugoslavia. He is an actor and director, known for Kad mrtvi zapjevaju (1998), What Is a Man Without a Moustache? (2005) and Flower Square (2012).

30. Karlo Bulic

Make_up_department | Cetiri kilometra na sat

Karlo Bulic was born on May 12, 1910 in Trieste, Austria-Hungary. He is known for his work on Cetiri kilometra na sat (1958), The Upstarts (1953) and Saturday Night (1957). He died on October 19, 1986 in Belgrade, Serbia, Yugoslavia.

31. Damir Loncar

Actor | Luka

Damir Loncar was born in 1961 in Osijek, Croatia, Yugoslavia. He is an actor, known for Luka (1992), Nasa mala klinika (2004) and God Forbid a Worse Thing Should Happen (2002).

32. Zlatko Crnkovic

Actor | Tu

Zlatko Crnkovic was born on May 27, 1936 in Kastav, Croatia, Yugoslavia. He was an actor, known for Tu (2003), Balade Petrice Kerempuha (1971) and Dundo Maroje (1983) and Duga Ponoc(2004). He died on February 14, 2012 in Zagreb, Croatia. He was a leader of drama in the Croatian National Theater in ...

33. Marinko Prga

Actor | No Man's Land

Marinko Prga was born on January 1, 1971 in Split, Croatia, Yugoslavia. He is an actor, known for No Man's Land (2001), The Hunting Party (2007) and Stipe u gostima (2008).

34. Ljubo Kapor

Actor | Kenjac

Ljubo Kapor was born on September 21, 1932 in Korcula, Croatia, Yugoslavia as Ljubomir Kapor. He was an actor, known for Donkey (2009), Zlocin u skoli (1982) and Covik od svita (1965). He died on March 13, 2010 in Zagreb, Croatia.

35. Franjo Dijak

Actor | Goran

Franjo Dijak was born on June 2, 1977 in Zagreb, Croatia, Yugoslavia. He is an actor, known for Goran (2016), True Miracle (2007) and Sex, drink and bloodsheed (2004).

36. Danko Ljustina

Actor | Konjanik

Danko Ljustina was born on February 24, 1952 in Karlovac, Croatia, Yugoslavia. He is an actor, known for The Horseman (2003), The Last Will (2001) and Banovic Strahinja (1981).

37. Tonko Lonza

Actor | Captain America

Tonko Lonza was born on September 29, 1930 as Antun Lonza. He was an actor, known for Captain America (1990), Olujne tisine 1895-1995 (1997) and Ujka Vanja (1981). He was married to Neva Rosic. He died on December 23, 2018 in Dubrovnik, Croatia.

38. Milan Plestina

Actor | Novo doba

Milan Plestina was born on May 3, 1961 in Split, Yugoslavia. He is an actor, known for Novo doba (2002), Reflections (1987) and Drugarica ministarka (1989).

39. Dejan Acimovic

Actor | Je li jasno prijatelju?

Dejan Acimovic has graduated from Academy of Dramatic Arts in Zagreb in 1996. Since 1987 he has been engaged in the ZKM theatre in Zagreb and has performed in many theatre productions. As a film actor he starred in many Croatian and foreign films, as well as several television films and series. In ...

40. Ivan Brkic

Actor | Cijena zivota

Ivan Brkic was born on January 15, 1960 in Vinkovci, Yugoslavia. He was an actor, known for Cijena zivota (1994), Red Dust (1999) and The Bridge at the End of the World (2014). He died on September 5, 2015 in Zagreb, Croatia.

41. Stojan Matavulj

Actor | Pjevajte nesto ljubavno

Stojan Matavulj was born on February 24, 1961 in Novi Sad, Yugoslavia. He is an actor, known for Play Me a Love Song (2007), Red Dust (1999) and Dream Warrior (2003). He is married to Branka Matavulj. They have two children.

42. Edo Perocevic

Actor | Sumorna jesen

Edo Perocevic was born on October 3, 1937 in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Yugoslavia. He was an actor, known for Sumorna jesen (1969), Banovic Strahinja (1981) and Visitors from the Arkana Galaxy (1981). He was married to Katica Perocevic. He died on April 28, 2007 in Zagreb, Croatia.

43. Robert Ugrina

Actor | Ljudozder vegetarijanac

Robert Ugrina was born in 1974 in Zagreb, Croatia, Yugoslavia. He is an actor, known for Vegetarian Cannibal (2012), Posljednji Srbin u Hrvatskoj (2019) and What Is a Man Without a Moustache? (2005).

44. Vili Matula

Actor | Schindler's List

Vili Matula was born on March 5, 1962 in Zagreb, Croatia, Yugoslavia. He is an actor, known for Schindler's List (1993), 100 Minutes of Glory (2004) and Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead (1990).

45. Zeljko Königsknecht

Actor | Fatal Sky

Zeljko Königsknecht was born on February 12, 1961 in Vukovar, Croatia, Yugoslavia. He is an actor, known for Fatal Sky (1990), Zakon! (2008) and Zamke (1983).

46. Josip Genda

Actor | Sedma kronika

Josip Genda was born on March 5, 1943 in Skabrnja, Croatia. He was an actor, known for Sedma kronika (1996), Kanjon opasnih igara (1998) and Lito vilovito (1964). He died on September 8, 2006 in Split, Croatia.

47. Mate Ergovic

Actor | Opsada

Mate Ergovic was born on January 11, 1927. He was an actor, known for The Siege (1956), U registraturi (1974) and Anno domini 1573 (1979). He died on May 7, 2013 in Zagreb, Croatia.

48. Franjo Majetic

Actor | Tko pjeva zlo ne misli

Franjo Majetic was born on February 26, 1923 in Zagreb, Croatia, Yugoslavia. He was an actor, known for One Song a Day Takes Mischief Away (1970), The Third Key (1983) and Whatever You Can Spare (1979). He died on November 29, 1991 in Varazdin, Croatia.

49. Alen Liveric

Actor | Niciji sin

Alen Liveric was born in 1967 in Rijeka, Croatia, Yugoslavia. He is an actor, known for No One's Son (2008), The Last Well (2017) and Larin izbor (2011).

50. Luka Petrusic

Actor | Brija

Luka Petrusic was born on September 15, 1982 in Zagreb, Croatia. He is an actor, known for Brija (2012), Zakon! (2008) and I Want You (1998).



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