Biography

Rade Šerbedžija (Serbo-Croatian pronunciation: [rǎːde ʃerbědʒija]; born 27 July 1946), occasionally credited as Rade Sherbedgia in some English language productions, is a Croatian actor, director and musician. He is known for his portrayals of imposing figures on both sides of the law. He was one of the most popular Yugoslav actors in the 1970s and 1980s. He is internationally known mainly for his supporting roles in Hollywood films such as Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1, X-Men: First Class, The Saint and Mission: Impossible II and for his role as main villain Murad in Taken 2, and for his recurring role as former Soviet Army General Dmitri Gredenko in Season 6 of TV action series 24.

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Rade Šerbedžija (Serbo-Croatian pronunciation: [rǎːde ʃerbědʒija]; born 27 July 1946), occasionally credited as Rade Sherbedgia in some English language productions, is a Croatian actor, director and musician. He is known for his portrayals of imposing figures on both sides of the law. He was one of the most popular Yugoslav actors in the 1970s and 1980s. He is internationally known mainly for his supporting roles in Hollywood films such as Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1, X-Men: First Class, The Saint and Mission: Impossible II and for his role as main villain Murad in Taken 2, and for his recurring role as former Soviet Army General Dmitri Gredenko in Season 6 of TV action series 24.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 126

Birthday 1946-07-27

Place of Birth Bunić, Croatia

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Rade Sherbedgia
  • Rade Šerbedžija

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2018 Strange Angel(10 episodes) as Prof. Filip Mešulam
2018 The Guardian Angel as Dr. Dabrowski
2018 Proud Mary as Luka
2017 Finchè c'è prosecco c'è speranza as Desiderio Ancillotto
2017 The Executrix as Arthur
2017 Anka as Bilježnik
2017 Hedgehog's Home as narrator / all characters (HR)
2017 Trieste, Yugoslavia as Himself
2016 The Promise as Stephan
2016 The Liberation of Skopje as Gjorgjija
2016 The Five(6 episodes) as Jákob Marosi
2015 Sparrows as Tomislav
2014 TEKKEN: Kazuya's Revenge as The Minister
2014 The Double as Frightening Old Man
2014 The Legend of Hercules as Chiron
2013 The Blacklist(1 episode) as Dr. Bogdan Krilov
2013 Redemption Street(4 episodes) as Vraneš
2013 Red Widow(8 episodes) as Andrei Petrov
2012 The Third Half as Don Rafael
2012 Taken 2 as Murad
2012 Balkan Is Not Dead as Ikonomo
2012 Sonja as Himself
2012 Ustanicka Street as Vraneš
2012 The Fourth State as Onjegin
2011 In the Land of Blood and Honey as Nebojsa
2011 Shun Li and the Poet as Bepi, il poeta
2011 X-Men: First Class as Russian General
2011 5 Days of War as Col. Demidov
2011 Tatanka as Vinko
2010 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 as Gregorovitch
2010 Seventy-Two Days as Mane
2010 An Early Frost as Stari Vasa Ladacki
2009 Middle Men as Nikita Sokoloff
2009 Thick as Thieves as Nicky / Victor
2008 Quarantine as Yuri Ivanov
2008 The Eye as Simon McCullough
2007 Love Life as Arie
2007 Moonlight(1 episode) as Josef Kostan
2007 Battle in Seattle as Dr. Maric
2007 Fugitive Pieces as Athos
2007 Shooter as Michael Sandor
2007 Balkan Syndrome as Old Alen
2006 Moscow Zero as Sergey
2006 The Elder Son as Max
2005 The Fog as Captain William Blake
2005 Surface(16 episodes)
2005 Go West as Ljubo
2005 Batman Begins as Homeless Man
2005 The Keeper: The Legend of Omar Khayyam as Imam Muaffak (as Rade Sherbedgia)
2004 The Fever
2004 EuroTrip as Tibor
2003 Ilaria Alpi: The Cruelest Days as Miran Hrovatin
2003 Ilaria Alpi - Il più crudele dei giorni as Miran Hrovatin
2003 Quicksand as Oleg Butraskaya
2002 The Quiet American as Inspector Vigot
2002 CSI: Miami(2 episodes)
2002 Spooks(1 episode)
2001 24(8 episodes) as Dmitri Gredenko
2001 South Pacific as Emile de Becque
2000 Is That Clear, My Friend? as Milan Rajić
2000 Snatch as Boris 'The Blade' Yurinov
2000 Space Cowboys as General Vostov
2000 Mission: Impossible II as Dr. Nekhorvich
1999 Stanley and Us as Himself
1999 Stigmata as Marion Petrocelli
1999 Il dolce rumore della vita as Bruno Maier
1999 Eyes Wide Shut as Milich
1999 The Road of Fraternity and Unity as Himself
1998 Mighty Joe Young as Andrei Strasser
1998 Polish Wedding as Roman
1998 Mare largo as Francois Riffaud
1998 Lies & Whispers as Jiri Kolmar
1997 The Saint as Ivan Tretiak
1997 The Truce as The Greek
1996 Broken English as Ivan
1996 Impure Blood as Marko
1996 Belma as Josip Papac
1995 Two Deaths as Colonel George Lapadus
1995 The Tragic Burlesque as Kosta
1994 Before the Rain as Aleksander
1994 The Awkward Age as Narator
1993 Countess Dora as Karlo Armano
1992 Deserter as Pavle Trusić
1990 Carnival, Angel and Dust
1990 Acting and Reality as Sandro
1989 Migrations II as De Ronkali
1989 A Man Who Liked Funerals as Hinko
1988 Manifesto as Emile
1987 The Felons as Raka
1987 Days to Remember as Dušan
1987 The Convicted as Rade
1986 Evening Bells as Tomislav K. Burbonski
1986 Dreaming the Rose as Valent
1985 Life Is Beautiful as Vito, rođak, harmonikaš
1985 Horvat's Choice as Krešimir Horvat
1984 Una as Profesor Misel Babic
1984 In the Jaws of Life as Intelektualac
1984 Landscapes in the Mist as Lelin otac
1983 Body Scent as Pančo Vila
1982 Variola Vera as Doktor Grujić
1982 Cyclops as Ugo
1982 July 13th as Kapetan Mitrović
1981 The Falcon as Abdulah
1980 The Woman from Sarajevo as Vlado Ratko
1979 The Return as Police commander
1979 Journalist as Vlado Kovač
1979 Burning as Tomo
1978 Bravo Maestro as Vitomir Bezjak
1977 Manhunt as Lado
1977 Nikola Tesla: The Genius Who Lit the World as Nikola Tesla
1974 Acting Hamlet in the Village of Mrdusa Donja as Joco / Hamlet
1974 In the Registrar's Office(9 episodes) as Ivica Kičmanović
1974 The Republic of Užice as Četnički major Kosta Parac
1974 Nocturno as Lucio Klarić
1973 The Fugitive as Ivan
1973 To Live on Love as Davor
1972 Beggars and Sons(13 episodes) as Matan Potrka
1972 The Stars Are the Eyes of Warriors as Učitelj Rade
1972 Afternoon of a Pheasant as Obijesni mladić
1971 The Pine Tree in the Mountain as Domobranski časnik - kicoš
1971 The Scene of the Crash as Vlatko
1970 Red Wheat
1969 Funeral Fest, Burial Lunch as Niko
1968 Gravitation as Boris Horvat
1967 Black Birds
1967 Illusion as Mladić koji ubija Branka

Directing

2016 The Liberation of SkopjeDirector

Writing

2016 The Liberation of SkopjeScreenplay

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