Alexander Godunov (1949–1995)


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He was born on Sakhalin Island at the far eastern end of the former Soviet Union and began studying dance at age 9 in the Riga State Ballet School. He later said his mother put him there to prevent his becoming "a hooligan". One of his classmates and friends at the school was Mikhail Baryshnikov. After graduating he toured with the Moscow ... See full bio »

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Known For

Die Hard Karl
(1988)
Witness Daniel Hochleitner
(1985)
The Money Pit Max Beissart
(1986)
(1992)

Filmography

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 1995 The Zone
Lothar Krasna
 1994 North
Amish Dad
 1992 Waxwork II: Lost in Time
Scarabis
 1991 The Runestone
Sigvaldson, The Clockmaker
 1988 Die Hard
Karl
 1986 The Money Pit
Max Beissart
 1985 Witness
Daniel Hochleitner
 1978 31 iyunya (TV Movie)
Lamison / Bob Taylor (as Aleksandr Godunov)
 1975 Anna Karenina
Vronsky
 1970 Carmen Syuta
Jose (as Aleksandr Godunov)
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Other Works:

leading roles in "Swan Lake, " "Giselle, " "Raymonda, " "La Bayadere, " See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 2 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Aleksandr Godunov

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Personal Quote:

On his film offers after Die Hard (1988): Producers said things like, "You will play the guy who comes in with a long coat and machine gun and kills everybody in the room. And use that same expression on your face you used in Die Hard." See more »

Trivia:

Godunov's ashes were released into the Pacific. His mother, brother, niece and nephew, who still live in Latvia, did not attend his service. See more »

Trademark:

Muscular dancer physique See more »

Nickname:

Sasha

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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