Rade Serbedzija is a Croatian actor and director who was one of the most popular Yugoslav actors in the 1970s and 1980s. He is best known for his supporting roles in Hollywood films such as Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1, Mission: Impossible 2, X-Men: First Class, Mighty Joe Young, The Saint, In the Land of Blood and Honey, Eyes Wide Shut, Snatch, EuroTrip, The Quiet American, Shooter, his role as Boris the Blade in Snatch; and for his recurring role as former Soviet Army General Dmitri Gredenko in Season 6 of TV action series 24. He played Athos Roussos in the 2007 Canadian drama film, Fugitive Pieces, directed by Jeremy Podeswa. He won the Golden Arena at the 57th Pula Film Festival for best actor in a leading role for his role in 2010 Croatian-Serbian black comedy film, 72 days. Born on July 27, 1946 in Bunic, Croatia (then part of Yugoslavia), into an ethnic Serb family, his parents fought in the Second World War as Partisans. He graduated from the Academy of Dramatic Arts of the University of Zagreb in 1969. He made his film debut in Iluzija (1967). In 1969, Serbedzija married Ivanka Cerovac, although they divorced in 1987. They have a son, film director Danilo Šerbedžija and a daughter, actress Lucija. In 1991, he got married to Lenka Udovički with whom he has three daughters: Nina, Vanja, and Mimi.
Rade Serbedzija Personal Details:
Date Of Birth: 27 July 1946
Birth Place: Bunić, Croatia
Residence: Rijeka, Croatia
Birth Name: Rade Šerbedžija
Serbian Cyrillic: Раде Шербеџија
Zodiac Sign: Leo
Occupation: Actor, Director, Musician
Nationality: Croatian, Macedonian, Slovenian, Serbian
Race/Ethnicity: White (Serbian)
Hair Color: Grey
Eye Color: Blue
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Rade Serbedzija Body Statistics:
Weight in Pounds: 165 lbs (Approx.)
Weight in Kilogram: 75 kg
Height in Feet: 5′ 10″
Height in Meters: 1.78 m
Body Build/Type: Average
Shoe Size: Unknown
Rade Serbedzija Family Details:
Father: Danilo Šerbedžija
Mother: Stana Šerbedžija
Spouse/Wife: Lenka Udovički (m. 1991), Ivanka Cerovac (m. 1969–1987)
Children: Lucija Šerbedžija, Danilo Šerbedžija, Mimi Šerbedžija, Nina Šerbedžija, Vanja Šerbedžija
Rade Serbedzija Education:
Academy of Dramatic Arts, Zagreb
Rade Serbedzija Facts:
*He was born on July 27, 1946 in Bunic, Croatia.
*He is of Serbian descent.
*He was raised an atheist.
*His mother died in 1999.
*He became famous for his supporting roles in Hollywood films in the 1990s.
*He speaks Italian fluently.
*He has homes in London, California, Hollywood, Rijeka and Zagreb.
*Visit his official website: www.serbedzija.info
*Follow him on Facebook.