Relja Basic

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Birthday
14, 1930
Birthplace
Yugoslavia
Death Date
Apr 8, 2017 (87)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
14, 1930
Birthplace
Yugoslavia
Death Date
Apr 8, 2017 (87)

About

Prolific character actor who made a career out of playing suave villains. His films include The Battle of Austerlitz, The Seven Revenges, and Millions on the Island. 

Before Fame

His first film appearance was in Koncert in 1954.

Trivia

In a bizarre turn of events, he was elected to Parliament in Croatia in 1992.

Family Life

His stepfather, who helped raise him, was the noted pianist and conductor Mladen Basic.

Associated With

Both he and Peter Lorre were regarded as two of the best character actors of their generation.