Vlad Ivanov



Vlad Ivanov was born on June 25, 1969 in Botosani, Romania as Vladimir Ivanov. Vlad most recently wrapped on Maren Ade’s Toni Erdmann playing the role of ‘Illliescu’ which is due to be released in 2015. Prior to this Vlad played the role of ‘Franco The Elder’ in Snowpiercer directed by Bong Joon-Ho and ‘Grossmeier’ in Sergei Loznitsa’s Into The Fog. He also played the role of ‘Dinu Laurentiu’ in Child’s Pose, which won the Golden Bear at Berlin in February 2013. Winner of the LA Critics Award for his brilliant portrayal of abortionist ‘Dr. Bebe’ in 4 MONTHS, 3 WEEKS, 2 DAYS, Vlad Ivanov’s versatility has established him as one of Europe’s great character actors. It’s his ability to portray both the kindly neighbour-next-door character alongside the creepy, evil one that marks him out as a special actor. As well as his film work, Vlad Ivanov is an accomplished stage actor and has received many domestic awards in Romania for his work in both stage and screen. He speaks English, French, Russian and Italian.


With the support of the Eurimages Fund of the Council of Europe

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