Zeljko Ivanek

 

Date Of Birth

August 15, 1957
 

Date Of Birth

August 15, 1957
 

Biography

Zeljko Ivanek was born August 15, 1957 in Ljubljana, Slovenia. This Yugoslavian-born actor is a graduate of the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art and has been nominated thrice in the Tony Awards. His first nomination came in 1983 as Featured Actor in a Play for his performance in Brighton Beach Memoirs. He was next recognized in 1992 for the same category, this time for his work in Two Shakespearean Actors. His third nomination came in 2006 for Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Play for The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial.

Ivanek's TV credits include Ray Fiske on Damages, Emile Danko on Heroes, The Magister on True Blood, and Nicki Grant's first husband J.J. on Big Love. In 2010, he was cast as Blake Sterling on the NBC series The Event. After the show got canceled, he moved on to star on the FOX series The Mob Doctor.
 

Place of Birth

Ljubljana, Slovenia
 

Place of Birth

Ljubljana, Slovenia
 

Birth Name

Zeljko Ivanek
 

Birth Name

Zeljko Ivanek
 

Gender

Male
 

Gender

Male
 

Fun Facts

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Fun Facts

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Awards

2008: Emmy Award - Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for Damages
 

Awards

2008: Emmy Award - Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for Damages
 

Filmography

2012 The Mob Doctor
2011 The Event (TV series)
2008-2010 The Mentalist (TV series)
2008-2010 True Blood (TV series)
2007-2010 Damages (TV series)
2009-2010 Big Love (TV series)
2009 Heroes (TV series)
2008 House M.D. (TV series)
2008 John Adams (TV mini-series)
2008 Numb3rs (TV series)
2008 In Bruges
2007 Live Free or Die Hard
2007 Queens Supreme (TV series)
2007 Ascension Day
2007 Lost (TV series)
2006 Shark (TV series)
2006 The Hoax
2006 Cold Case (TV series)
2006 Bones (TV series)
2006 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV series)
2005 The Inside (TV series)
2005 Manderlay
2005 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV series)
2005 NYPD Blue (TV series)
2005 Hate (TV movie)
1993-2004 Law & Order (TV series)
2004 The Jury (TV series)
2004 The Manchurian Candidate
2004 Touching Evil (TV series)
2003 The Reagans (TV movie)
2003 The West Wing (TV series)
2003 Dogville
1997-2003 Oz (TV series)
1997-2002 The Practice (TV series)
2002 The Twilight Zone (TV series)
2002 24 (TV series)
2002 Unfaithful
2002 Crossing Jordan (TV series)
2001 Black Hawk Down
2001 The Job (TV series)
2001 Hannibal
2000 ER (TV series)
2000 Dancer in the Dark
2000 Homicide: The Movie (TV movie)
2000 Sally Hemings: An American Scandal (TV movie)
1999 Snow Falling on Cedars
1999 Dash and Lilly (TV movie)
1993-1999 Homicide: Life on the Street (TV series)
1998 Trinity (TV series)
1998 A Civil Action
1998 The Rat Pack (TV movie)
1998 From the Earth to the Moon (TV mini-series)
1998 Nowhere to Go
1997 Ellen Foster (TV movie)
1997 Players (TV series)
1997 Ally McBeal (TV series)
1997 C-16: FBI (TV series)
1997 Total Security (TV series)
1997 Julian Po
1997 Millennium (TV series)
1997 Donnie Brasco
1997 Frasier (TV series)
1997 Chicago Hope (TV series)
1996 The Associate
1996 After Jimmy (TV movie)
1996 Infinity
1996 Courage Under Fire
1996 White Squall
1995 Murder, She Wrote (TV series)
1995 If Not for You (TV series)
1995 Truman (TV movie)
1995 My Brother's Keeper (TV movie)
1994 The X-Files (TV series)
1993 New Year (TV movie)
1992 School Ties
1991 Our Sons (TV movie)
1991 Aftermath: A Test of Love (TV movie)
1990 Artificial Paradise
1990 L.A. Law (TV series)
1987 Echoes in the Darkness (TV movie)
1987 Rachel River
1987 St. Elsewhere (TV series)
1987 All My Sons (TV movie)
1984 Mass Appeal
1984 The Sun Also Rises (TV movie)
1982 The Sender
1982 Tex
1982 The Soldier
1981-1982 The Edge of Night (TV series)
 

Filmography

2012 The Mob Doctor
2011 The Event (TV series)
2008-2010 The Mentalist (TV series)
2008-2010 True Blood (TV series)
2007-2010 Damages (TV series)
2009-2010 Big Love (TV series)
2009 Heroes (TV series)
2008 House M.D. (TV series)
2008 John Adams (TV mini-series)
2008 Numb3rs (TV series)
2008 In Bruges
2007 Live Free or Die Hard
2007 Queens Supreme (TV series)
2007 Ascension Day
2007 Lost (TV series)
2006 Shark (TV series)
2006 The Hoax
2006 Cold Case (TV series)
2006 Bones (TV series)
2006 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV series)
2005 The Inside (TV series)
2005 Manderlay
2005 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV series)
2005 NYPD Blue (TV series)
2005 Hate (TV movie)
1993-2004 Law & Order (TV series)
2004 The Jury (TV series)
2004 The Manchurian Candidate
2004 Touching Evil (TV series)
2003 The Reagans (TV movie)
2003 The West Wing (TV series)
2003 Dogville
1997-2003 Oz (TV series)
1997-2002 The Practice (TV series)
2002 The Twilight Zone (TV series)
2002 24 (TV series)
2002 Unfaithful
2002 Crossing Jordan (TV series)
2001 Black Hawk Down
2001 The Job (TV series)
2001 Hannibal
2000 ER (TV series)
2000 Dancer in the Dark
2000 Homicide: The Movie (TV movie)
2000 Sally Hemings: An American Scandal (TV movie)
1999 Snow Falling on Cedars
1999 Dash and Lilly (TV movie)
1993-1999 Homicide: Life on the Street (TV series)
1998 Trinity (TV series)
1998 A Civil Action
1998 The Rat Pack (TV movie)
1998 From the Earth to the Moon (TV mini-series)
1998 Nowhere to Go
1997 Ellen Foster (TV movie)
1997 Players (TV series)
1997 Ally McBeal (TV series)
1997 C-16: FBI (TV series)
1997 Total Security (TV series)
1997 Julian Po
1997 Millennium (TV series)
1997 Donnie Brasco
1997 Frasier (TV series)
1997 Chicago Hope (TV series)
1996 The Associate
1996 After Jimmy (TV movie)
1996 Infinity
1996 Courage Under Fire
1996 White Squall
1995 Murder, She Wrote (TV series)
1995 If Not for You (TV series)
1995 Truman (TV movie)
1995 My Brother's Keeper (TV movie)
1994 The X-Files (TV series)
1993 New Year (TV movie)
1992 School Ties
1991 Our Sons (TV movie)
1991 Aftermath: A Test of Love (TV movie)
1990 Artificial Paradise
1990 L.A. Law (TV series)
1987 Echoes in the Darkness (TV movie)
1987 Rachel River
1987 St. Elsewhere (TV series)
1987 All My Sons (TV movie)
1984 Mass Appeal
1984 The Sun Also Rises (TV movie)
1982 The Sender
1982 Tex
1982 The Soldier
1981-1982 The Edge of Night (TV series)
 

Nickname

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Nickname

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Height

5' 7" (1.70 m)
 

Height

5' 7" (1.70 m)
 

Quotes

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