Biography

Dragan Nikolić was a Serbian actor. He studied at Dramatic Arts Academy in Belgrade. In 1967 he starred in the film Kad budem mrtav i beo, which was the beginning of a career that lasted 50 years. Dragan Nikolić has since appeared in many films of different genres and portrayed various characters, becoming one of the most recognizable actors in Serbian cinema. In 2000, he received the "Pavle Vuisić" Award for his lifework. From 2011 to 2013, he was the television host on the Serbian edition of quiz Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?.

His best known role was as Prle, a wisecracking World War II resistance fighter whom he portrayed in 1970s TV series Otpisani and Povratak otpisanih.

Dragan Nikolić was a Serbian actor. He studied at Dramatic Arts Academy in Belgrade. In 1967 he starred in the film Kad budem mrtav i beo, which was the beginning of a career that lasted 50 years. Dragan Nikolić has since appeared in many films of different genres and portrayed various characters, becoming one of the most recognizable actors in Serbian cinema. In 2000, he received the "Pavle Vuisić" Award for his lifework. From 2011 to 2013, he was the television host on the Serbian edition of quiz Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?.

His best known role was as Prle, a wisecracking World War II resistance fighter whom he portrayed in 1970s TV series Otpisani and Povratak otpisanih.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 88

Birthday 1943-08-20

Day of Death 2016-03-11

Place of Birth Belgrade, Serbia

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Also Known As

  • Dragan Nikolic
  • Dragoslav Dragan Nikolic
  • Dragoslav Nikolic
  • Драган Николић

Acting TV ShowsMovies

The Written Off (0 episodes) as Prle
2012 The Whirl as Kaletov stric, DB-ovac
2012 The Jagodic Family (3 episodes) as Grof Milan Jagodić
2012 Sonja as Himself
2010 Seventy-Two Days as Kamatar 1
2010 All Right, I Won as Himself
2009 The Village Is Burning ... and So On as Sudija Velibor
2009 Wounded Eagle as Uglješa Knežević
2009 St. George Shoots the Dragon as Priest
2008 Wounded Eagle (17 episodes) as Uglješa Knežević
2008 The Tour as Miško
2008 The Beautiful Blue Danube as Publisher from France
2008 The Kingdom of Serbia as Narrator
2007 Change Me as Milan
2007 The Village Is Burning, and the Grandmother Is Combing Her Hair (17 episodes) as Sudija Velibor
2007 The Fourth Man as Politician
2007 Black Gruya and the Stone of Wisdom
2006 Where the Yellow Lemon Blooms as Himself - Narrator
2006 Sheitan Warrior as Telal
2005 Ivko's Feast as Predsednik opštine
2005 Pursuit for Happiness as Mafijaški bos
2005 Love Stars as Grof
2005 I Have Something Important to Tell You as Profesor
2004 The Robbery of the Third Reich as Glavonja
2002 Zamfir's Zona as Hadzi Zamfir
2002 Labyrinth as Pavle Aksentijevic 'Pop'
2002 Operation Tiger as Vukota Krcunović
2001 She Likes Red Star as Dacin otac
2001 Virtual Reality as Zoran
2001 Sa mère, la pute
1999 Lovers as Zlatan
1999 The White Suit as Makro
1999 The Knife as Hodža
1998 Place Vendome as Janos
1998 Cabaret Balkan as John's Boxer Friend
1996 Duel for Three as Igorov otac
1995 The Tragic Burlesque as Milan
1995 Underground as Film Director
1994 In the Middle of Nowhere as Igla
1994 It Will Be Better as Dule
1993 Three Tickets to Hollywood as Aldo
1993 Gunfight at Casino Cabaret as Rile
1992 The Big Fuss as Čeda
1992 Tito and Me as Gane's father
1991 The Original of the Forgery as Pavlović
1991 A Little Joke as Đorđe
1989 Migrations II as Pavle Isaković
1989 Migrations as Pavle
1989 Meeting Place as Janko
1989 Happy End as Otac
1989 The Cabinet Minister's Wife as Pera Kalenić
1989 The Last Lap at Monza as Urke
1988 Blackbird as Čavkin otac
1987 Wanderer as Mirko
1986 Promised Land as Zec
1986 Protest Album as Emil
1986 Miss as Andrej
1986 Grey Home (1 episode) as Zeka
1985 Life Is Beautiful as Gara, pilot
1984 Fever of Love as Advokat
1984 Unseen Wonder as Karuzo
1983 Something in Between as Marko
1983 Balkan Express as Popaj
1982 Let's Go On as Miloš
1981 Season of Peace in Paris as Dragan
1981 Some Other Woman as Boban
1981 Shady Business as Stole Haringa
1981 The Falcon as Alija
1980 Transgression as Boris
1980 Who's Singin' Over There? as Pevač šlagera
1979 National Class Category Up to 785ccm as Brana 'Floyd'
1978 Moment as Novak
1976 The Written Off Return as Prle
1976 Maiden Bridge as Kosmajac
1975 Backbone as Pavle Gvozdenović
1974 The Written Off as Prle
1972 A Murder on the Night Train
1972 Without a Word as Mladić
1972 How the Two Fools Loved Each Other
1971 Young and Healthy as a Rose as Stiv
1971 The Role of My Family in the Revolution as Vaculić
1971 The Last Stop
1970 This Crazy World of Ours as Dragan
1969 Horoscope as Vidak
1969 Early Works as (voice)
1968 Three Hours to Love as Riki
1967 When I Am Dead and Gone as Džimi Barka
1967 Children of Duke Schmidt

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