STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 608 this week

Alexander Godunov (1949–1995)


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 »

Yvonne Strahovski Plays "Under His Eye or Goodbye"

Yvonne Strahovski exercises her authority to choose if current TV shows are accepted or rejected in the Republic of Gilead.

Get Yvonne's verdicts

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 37 people
created 18 May 2017
 
a list of 45 people
created 3 months ago
 
a list of 31 people
created 12 Feb 2017
 
a list of 34 people
created 29 Mar 2012
 
a list of 2370 people
created 20 Jul 2013
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Alexander Godunov's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Die Hard
Die Hard Karl
(1988)
Witness
Witness Daniel Hochleitner
(1985)
The Money Pit
The Money Pit Max Beissart
(1986)
Waxwork II: Lost in Time
(1992)

Filmography

Jump to: Actor | Self
Hide Hide Show Show Actor (10 credits)
 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)
Show Show Self (12 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

"Don Quixote, " "Spartacus, " Petit's "Carmen, " Limon's "Moor's Pavane" See more »

Publicity Listings:

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

Alternate Names:

Aleksandr Godunov

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

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

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial