Actor known for his roles in Emir Kusturica's films, including When Father was Away on Business. He concluded his career by portraying Bata in the 1996 film, Underground.
He was discovered at a kafana at the age of fourteen by one of Emir Kusturica's assistant directors.
He performed roles in some theatrical productions, including Mjesečeva Predstava.
He was romantically involved with his longtime girlfriend until he died.
He and Phyllis Hyman were both entertainers who committed suicide.