Goran Visnjic

Actor | * 09/09/1972 (51) | Šibenik, SR Croatia, SFR Yugoslavia (now Croatia)
Goran Višnjić (Croatian: [ɡǒran ʋîʃɲitɕ] VISH-nyich; born 9 September 1972) is a Croatian-American actor who has appeared in American and British films and television productions. He is best known for his roles as Dr. Luka Kovač in ER and Garcia Flynn in Timeless, both NBC television series. For ER, he and the cast were nominated for two Screen Actors Guild Awards. He is the son-in-law of Croatian film director and former head of Croatian Radiotelevision (1991–95), Antun Vrdoljak. ()
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Goran Visnjic (born September 9, 1972) is a Croatian-born American actor who has appeared in American and British films and television productions. He is best known for his role as Dr. Luka Kovač in the hit television series ER.Visnjic grew up in Sibenik, Croatia (then Yugoslavia), a port town on the Adriatic Sea, where he decided at an early age that he wanted to be an actor. He first performed in local theater groups and then entered the Academy of Dramatic Arts in Zagreb. Goran gained popularity in Croatia when, at the age of 21, he was cast as Hamlet in the prestigious Dubrovnik Summer Festival’s staging of Shakespeare’s play. His performance earned him three national Best Actor awards, including an Orlando (the Croatian equivalent of a Tony). Visnjic made his American motion-picture debut in the "Welcome to Sarajevo," drama, directed by Michael Winterbottom.In his leisure time, Visnjic enjoys fencing, swimming and diving. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife, Eva Visnjic, and their three children.

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Thriller

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Movies with Goran Visnjic as Actor(38)

as Ante Gotovina2023 General
as Roland Voight2022 Hellraiser
as Nikola2021 The Accursed
as Artur2020 Fatima
as S2017 Never Here
as Ragen2015 Asthma
as Muktuk2014 Midnight Sun
as Armand2014 Dark Hearts
as Dr. Corry2013 95 Decibels
as Raymond Saxx2013 K-11
as Banker2013 The Counselor
as Dragan Armansky2011 The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
as Andy2011 Beginners
as Man2009 Apocrypha
as David2009 Helen
as Mark Miller2005 Elektra
as Spartacus2004 Spartacus
as Ivan Kolar - Iva2004 Long Dark Night
as Robert Capa (voice)2003 Robert Capa: In Love and War
as Soto (voice)2002 Ice Age
as Michael Strother2002 Doctor Sleep
as Bepo Štambuk2001 The Last Will
as Alek Spera2001 The Deep End
as Neil2000 Committed
as Boyfriend (segment "The Power of Good-bye")1999 Madonna: The Video Collection 93:99
as Maurice1998 Rounders
as Jimmy Angelov1998 Practical Magic
as Bazta Sergeant1997 The Peacemaker
as Devetka - '9'1997 A Rifle for Sleeping
as Risto Bavić1997 Welcome to Sarajevo
as Ivan1996 Recognition
as U.N. Security Officer1995 Night Watch
as Maks1995 See You
as Soldier1994 Scream for Help
as Ustaša terorista1988 Maternal Half-Brothers

TV Shows/Series with Goran Visnjic as Actor(24)

as Ante Gotovina2019 The General
as Alastair Adana2019 The Boys
as Vincent Kelly2016 This Is Us
as Garcia Flynn2016 Timeless
as John Woods2014 Extant
as Marco Costante2013 Crossing Lines
as Nicholae Schiller2013 Red Widow
as Niko Lonza2011 Pan Am
as Andrija Hebrang2010 Tito
as Samson2010 The Deep
as The Chemist2010 BlackBoxTV Presents
as Damien Moreau2008 Leverage
as Nikola Tesla2005 Doctor Who
as himself1997 The View
as Vladimir Vidric1997 Stormy Silence
as Luka Kovac1994 ER
as Self - Guest1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien
as Robert Capa (voice)1986 American Masters
as himself??? Today

Movies with Goran Visnjic as Crew(2)

Production/Producer2004 Long Dark Night
Production/Co-Producer2001 The Last Will

Additional Information

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Full Name: Goran Višnjić
Born: Saturday, 09/09 1972 (September) in Šibenik, SR Croatia, SFR Yugoslavia (now Croatia) (current age: 51 years + 280 days)
Zodiac sign: Virgo (Chinese zodiac sign: Rat)
Languages: English (EN), Croatian (HR)
Educated at: Academy of Dramatic Art
Spouses (current/former): Eva Višnjić
Other names for Goran Visnjic (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Goran Višnjić"
Goran Visnjic frequently works together with these people:
Paul Kasey (20x, Actor)
Nicholas Briggs (12x, Actor)
Isabella Rose Landau (11x, Actress)
Kirsten Dunst (8x, Actress)
Seth Rogen (8x, Actor)
Milo Ventimiglia (8x, Actor)
Wanda Sykes (8x, Actress)
Eric Kripke (8x, Crew)
John Stamos (8x, Actor)
Meredith Vieira (8x, Actress)
Dan Starkey (8x, Actor)
Camille Thoman (4x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:1660, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 06/11/2024