Velimir Bata Zivojinovic

Age: 80
Birthplace: Koracica, Serbia

Velimir "Bata" Živojinović is a Serbian actor.
Živojinović was born in the town of Koraćica, Mladenovac, Serbia, under the Kosmaj mountain. After graduating from acting schools in Užice and Novi Sad, he enrolled at the Drama Academy in Belgrade. Velimir Živojinović preferred acting in theatre to acting on screen, and made his screen debut in 1955 film Pesma sa Kumbare was the beginning of an incredibly prolific silver screen career. Živojinović arguably played more film roles than any other actor in the history of former Yugoslavia. Bata Živojinović's played both heroes and villains and switched between leading and supporting roles. The zenith of his popularity came with WW2-themed action films in the 1970s. One of his best known films from that period was Valter brani Sarajevo (Valter defends Sarajevo), which gained major success in China.
Živojinović was awarded Golden Arena for Best Actor at the Pula Film Festival three times: in 1965, 1967 and 1972.In August 1993, he was awarded Life Achievement Award "Slavica".

Movie Character Year
Ahpnsziumnusa9nk7n62thwkyct The Battle of Neretva Stole 1969
Eoeirfaeznsxw1d3r1rv77flwuk The Battle of Sutjeska Nikola 1973
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7i996c8ccueufer79bj7kz66yqc Balkan Spy pancake seller 1984
6mv4rwaga0nmvsiqly7bldjvika Battle of Kosovo Hamza the Serb 1989
Iaczhef62g0azkievgy5n5txyvz Ivkova Slava Mr. Mirko 2005
8rvl91wnekwqa1sgz7rpxgfqljo Ice Deda Zivotije 2012