Goran Visnjic (born September 9, 1972) plays Dragan Armansky in the remake of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo.
Goran Visnjic is a Croatian-born American actor who appears in American and British films and television productions. Visnjic is best known for his role as Dr. Luka Kovac on the NBC television series ER. He is married to Eva Visnjic and is the son-in-law of Croatian film director, Antun Vrdoljak.
Visnjic is married to Eva Visnjic, a Croatian artists-sculptor. Upon moving to the United States in the late 1990s, Goran Visnjic adopted a simplified spelling of his name. His wife also changed her name from Ivana Vrdoljak to Eva Visnjic. Goran and Eva Visnjic have three children: two sons, Tin and Vigo, a daughter named Vivien Sofia.
Visnjic was the youngest actor to be chosen for the title role in Shakespeare's Hamlet at the Dubrovnik Summer Theater Festival. Visnjic was originally cast as Laertes, but took over the role when lead actor dropped out of the production shortly before the first performance. He portrayed Hamlet for seven years from 1994 to 2000, winning several Orlando Awards. Prior to ER, Visnjic had small speaking roles in several films. While starring on ER, Visnjic worked on other projects. He starred in the British film Close Your Eyes, alongside Shirley Henderson and Miranda Otto. He co-starred in The Deep End; had a voice role in Ice Age, and starred in Doctor Sleep. In 2004, he starred in the television miniseries Spartacus and the next year appeared with Jennifer Garner in Elektra.
Leverage (TV Series) (Damien Moreau) 2010
The Deep (TV Miniseries) (Samson) 2010
Beginners (Andy) 2010
Tito (TV Miniseries) (Andrija Hebrang) 2010
The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler (TV Miniseries) (Stefan Zgrzembski) 2009
Helen (David Leonard) 2009
ER (TV series) (Dr. Luka Kovac) 1999-2008
Elektra (Mark Miller) 2005
Spartacus (TV Miniseries) (Spartacus) 2004
Long Dark Night (TV miniseries) (Ivan Kolar) 2004
Ice Age (Voice) (Soto) 2002
Close Your Eyes (Michael Strother) 2002
The Last Will (Bepo) 2001
The Deep End (Alec Spera) 2001
Commited (Neil) 2000
Practical Magic (Jimmy Angelov) 1998
Rounders (Maurice) 1998
The Peacemaker (Bazta Sargeant) 1997
Welcome to Sarajevo (Risto Bavic) 1997