Bojana Novakovic

  • Birth Place: Belgrade, Yugoslavia
  • Profession: Actor, Writer
Where to Watch

Available to Stream

  • Watch on

Next on TV

Fast Facts

  • Moved to Australia with her family at age 7.
  • Made her professional debut at 12 with the Sydney Theatre Company.
  • First film appearance was at age 15 in Blackrock (1996).
  • While in college, worked with refugees at a nearby detention center.
  • Started her own independent theatre company, Ride On Theatre, in 2003.
  • Works as a Serbian translator for theatre and film; in 2008, she translated, adapted and directed the play Fake Porno.
  • Co-wrote and starred in the play The Story of Mary MacLane By Herself, which premiered in Melbourne in 2011.

Awards

  • 2004, Australian Film Institute Awards — Best Actress in a Leading Role in a Television Drama or Comedy: Winner
  • 2010, Australian Film Institute Awards — International Award for Best Actress: Nominee

Relationships

  • Valentina Novakovic — Sister
  • Biljana Novakovic — Mother
  • Radovan Novakovic — Father
  • Tim Rogers — Ex-significant Other

College

  • National Institute of Dramatic Art, Kensington, New South Wales, Australia (BA in Dramatic Art, 2002)

Your new favorite show is right here. Trust us.

Coming Soon

Because it's never too early to plan Thursday night... two months from now.