Radovan Vujović

Radovan Vujović (born 8 September 1984) is a Serbian actor, comedian and director.[1]

Radovan Vujović
Радован Вујовић
Brod za lutke, Drama SNP, Radoje Čupić, Nenad Pećinar, Radovan Vujović, Jasna Đuručić, foto M. Polzović.jpg
Radoje Čupić, Nenad Pećinar, Radovan Vujović and Jasna Đuričić performing "Brod za lutke" at the Serbian National Theatre
Born (1984-09-08) 8 September 1984 (age 37)
NationalitySerbian
EducationFaculty of Dramatic Arts
Alma materUniversity of Arts in Belgrade
OccupationActor
Years active2000–present

After graduating Faculty of Dramatic Arts in Belgrade in 2005, he became a member of the Boško Buha Theatre. Since 2010, he works as a member of the Yugoslav Drama Theatre ensemble.

In 2006, he made his first lead role in Šejtanov ratnik. He has since starred in numerous films, including We Will Be the World Champions (2015), ZG80 (2016), Offenders (2017) and King Petar of Serbia (2018). He is perhaps best known for his critically lauded role as Radisav Risović Ris in the successful television series Vojna akademija (2012-2017), and films Vojna akademija (2012) and Vojna akademija 2 (2013).

BiographyEdit

A native of the western Serbian city Užice,[2][3] he graduated from the Faculty of Dramatic Arts, University of Arts in Belgrade in the class of Biljana Mašić.[1] He was hired as a member in the Boško Buha Theatre upon graduation. He performed in the theatre from 2005 to 2010, and has accomplished lead roles in plays such as Othello, As You Like It, The Brothers Karamazov, Three Sisters, In Agony, Tartuffe, Metamorphosis and Les Précieuses ridicules, presenting himself well in comedic and dramatic roles. He has also performed as a guest in several European theatres.[citation needed]

He has won two Emperor Constantine (Car Konstantin) awards, one for Pogled u nebo and one for Offenders. He won the Dr. Branivoj Đorđević Award in 2010.[citation needed] He has won three prominent JDP Theatre Awards, in 2009, 2011 and 2016.[citation needed]

His first prominent television role came with the comedic, rural portrayal of aggressive loner Siledžija Mića in the popular Serbian television series Ljubav, navika, panika, with Zijah Sokolović and Gorica Popović in supporting roles.

He is widely known for his role as Radisav Risović Ris in the successful television series Vojna akademija (2012-2017), and the films Vojna akademija (2012) and Vojna akademija 2 (2013).[4][5] He portrayed Prince Paul of Yugoslavia in the Dragan Bjelogrlić-directed cult televised series Shadows over Balkan.

Alongside fellow actor and close friend Jakov Jevtović, Vujović directed, conceived and starred in the commercially successful comedy mini-series Komunalci, as gaffe-prone and corrupt police officer Gaga.[6]

He was nominated for an Apollo Award for his role as Srđan Kalember in the cult 2015 sports drama film We Will Be the World Champions, directed by Darko Bajić.

He has voiced numerous characters for Serbian-language versions of prominent animated feature films.

FilmographyEdit

FilmEdit

Year Title Role Notes
2000 Land of Truth, Love and Freedom Jovan Dara Čalenić Award for Best Actor
2002 Dobro poznata stvar Veljko Short film
2003 Pivac Vedletov Gavrilo
2004 Svinjar Branković
2005 Jedan dan u belom Saša Short film
2006 Šejtanov ratnik Cane
2007 Pogled u nebo Edvard 2008 Emperor Constantine Award for Best Actor
2011 Coriolanus Guard
2012 Vojna akademija Radoslav Risović Ris 2012 Emperor Constantine Award for Best Actor nomination
Serbian Oscar of Popularity for Best Actor
2013 Vojna akademija 2 Radoslav Risović Ris 2013 Emperor Constantine Award for Best Actor nomination
2014 MioDrag Advokat
2015 We Will Be the World Champions Srđan Kalember
2017 Offenders Aleksandar 2018 Emperor Constantine Award for Best Actor nomination
2018 King Peter of Serbia Života 2019 Emperor Constantine Award for Best Actor

TelevisionEdit

Year Title Role Notes
2003-2004 Losing Branislav 6 episodes
2006-2008 Ljubav, navika, panika Siledžija Mića Supporting role
2012-2017 Vojna akademija Radoslav Risović Ris Lead role
2014-2020 Komunalci Gaga Lead role
2014-2017 Urgentni centar Miki Supporting role
2017–present Pet Vaca Lead role
2018–present Koreni Vukasin Lead role
2019 Drzavni sluzbenik Macan Guest role
2019–present Shadows over Balkan Prince Paul of Yugoslavia Supporting role

Voice-over rolesEdit

Dubbing
Year[7]
Title Role
2004 Brother Bear Kenai
Shrek Donkey
Finding Nemo Bloat
Monsters, Inc. Yeti
Lanky Schmidt
Charlie Proctor
Jerry
Shrek 2 Donkey
Shark Tale Oscar
The Incredibles The Underminer
2005 Home on the Range Buck
The Jungle Book Kaa
Tarzan Flynt, Captain
2006 Cinderella Gus
2007 Shrek the Third Donkey
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Leonardo
The Simpsons Movie Apu Nahasapeemapetilon
Hans Moleman
2008 The Jungle Book 2 Kaa
2009 The Princess and the Frog Naveen
2010 Beauty and the Beast Beast
How to Train Your Dragon Gobber
Dinosaur Aladar
Shrek Forever After Donkey
Tangled Short Thug
2011 Rango Turley
Kung Fu Panda 2 Master Croc
2013 Turbo Chet[8]
2014 How to Train Your Dragon 2 Gobber
2016 Finding Dory Bloat
Kung Fu Panda 3 Master Croc
2018 Incredibles 2 The Underminer
2019 How to Train Your Dragon 3 Gobber

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Radovan Vujovic biografija". sinemanija.com. 4 April 2017.
  2. ^ Ćirić, Dejan (10 April 2020). "Gluma je za mene bila spas od stranputice: Radovan Vujović kaže da ga dobar scenario uvek ponese". Novosti.rs.
  3. ^ "MLADI SRPSKI GLUMAC RADOVAN VUJOVIĆ (33): O pravoj ljubavi i najvažnijoj stvari kojom je usrećio porodicu (INTERVJU)". lepaisrecna.mondo.rs.
  4. ^ Čanović, Anastasija (25 April 2017). "SRBIJA JE PLAKALA ZBOG NJIH Ovako su mladi glumci snimili potresnu scenu". Blic.rs.
  5. ^ "Radovan Vujović u Mojih 50". naxi.rs. 14 May 2017.
  6. ^ "Komunalni policajci koje svi vole". glossy.espreso.rs. 8 November 2015.
  7. ^ "MAJSTORI SINHRONIZACIJE: Ko se krije iza Duška Dugouška, Šilje, Popaja, Sunđera Boba? (FOTO) (VIDEO)". www.telegraf.rs.
  8. ^ Pijetlović, Mirna (27 June 2013). "Film "Turbo" stiže u Srpsku". glassrpske.com.

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