Nikolai Tsankov

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Nikolai started acting as a child in Eastern Europe. He later became a member of the Bulgarian National Theatre, and starred in numerous features produced for TV and the big screen in Bulgaria, Russia, and Germany. After immigrating to the U.S. in 1990, Nikolai continued to act on stage and in front of the camera. With the advent of the Internet ... See full bio »

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The Kill Room Andrei Gorlich
First Love Fr. Alex
Litvinenko Boris Berezovsky (2021)


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  The Kill Room (post-production)
Andrei Gorlich
 2022 Litvinenko (TV Series) (post-production)
Boris Berezovsky (2021)
  The Case (completed)
Maxim Egorov
 2018 The Deplorable (Short) (completed)
 2022 First Love
Fr. Alex
 2022 The Girl from Plainville (TV Mini Series)
- Never Have I Ever (2022) ... Jacob (uncredited)
 2021/I Last Call
 2020-2021 From Now (Podcast Series short)
 2020 Confetti
Mr. Loran
 2019 Mr. Robot (TV Series)
Russian Oligarch
- 409 Conflict (2019) ... Russian Oligarch
 2018-2019 Manifest (TV Series)
Marko Valeriev
- Crosswinds (2019) ... Marko Valeriev
- Dead Reckoning (2018) ... Marko Valeriev
- Point of No Return (2018) ... Marko Valeriev
- S.N.A.F.U. (2018) ... Marko Valeriev
- Off Radar (2018) ... Marko Valeriev
 2018 Échappé (Short)
 2018 The Americans (TV Series)
- Jennings, Elizabeth (2018) ... Kirill
- The Summit (2018) ... Kirill
- Urban Transport Planning (2018) ... Kirill
- Dead Hand (2018) ... Kirill
 2018 Rise (TV Series)
- Bring Me Stanton (2018) ... Anton
- We've All Got Our Junk (2018) ... Anton
- Pilot (2018) ... Anton
 2018 High Maintenance (TV Series)
- Namaste (2018) ... Doorman
 2017 The Get Down (TV Series)
- Only from Exile Can We Come Home (2017) ... Director
 2016 Gotham (TV Series)
 2016 The Blacklist (TV Series)
 1999 Third Watch (TV Series)
Mr. Adel
- Welcome to Camelot (1999) ... Mr. Adel
 1999 Law & Order (TV Series)
David Dementev
- Refuge: Part 1 (1999) ... David Dementev
 1997 A Small Taste of Heaven (Short)
 1996 New York Undercover (TV Series)
- Andre's Choice (1996) ... Ivan
 1994 The Cosby Mysteries (TV Series)
- The Lottery Winner Murders (1994) ... Counterman
 1989 Brachni shegi
Nikolay (segment "Chao, lyubov moya")
 1987 Mechtateli
Georgi Bakalov
 1987 Tzvetovete na izgreva (TV Series)
 1986 Vasko da Gama ot selo Rupcha (TV Series)
 1985 Boris I
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Nikolai speaks fluently Bulgarian, Russian, and English. He can also converse (and act) in Macedonian and Serbian. See more »

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