Vladimir Furdik - Biography

Last Modified: Jul 31, 2020

Vladimir Furdik
Nick Name: Furdo
Profession: Actor, Stuntman
Best Known For: Game of Thrones
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: $3 million

Personal Details

Born on : July 1, 1970 (age 52)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Vladimir Furdik
Birth Place: Bratislava, Slovakia
Horoscope: Cancer
Father's Name: N/A
Mother's Name: N/A
Siblings: N/A
Ethnicity: Slovakian
Nationality: Slovakian


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife's Name: Denisa Furdikova
Children: 2

Sara Furdikova (daughter)
Karla Furdikova (daughter)

Body Measurements

Height: 1.82 meter (5 feet 12 inch)
Weight: N/A
Hair Color: Blond
Eye Color: Green
Shoe Size: N/A
Bicep Size: N/A
Chest Size: N/A
Waist Size: N/A

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Who is Vladimir Furdik?

Vladimir Furdik is an actor, stuntman by profession and Slovakian by nationality. Among all his roles, he is best known for portraying the role of Night King in Game of Thrones and Robin Hood.

Vladimir Furdik: Age, Family, Education

Vladimir Furdik’s birth took place on July 1, 1970, in Bratislava, Slovakia. When Vladimir Furdik was born, Slovakia was still a part of Czechoslovakia which in 1993 separated into Slovakia and Czech Republic. 

Other facts on his parents, family, education, siblings, and childhood are unknown. His ethnicity is Slovakian.

Vladimir Furdik: Girlfriend, Wife, Children

Vladimir Furdik is a married man. His wife is Denisa Furdikova and has two children with his wife. Their children are named Sara Furdikova and Karla Furdikova.

Source: fb (Vladimir Furdik, Denisa Furdikova)

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Vladimir Furdik: Career

Before fame

Furdik started his career at the age of 15. At the beginning of Vladimir Furdik’s career, he was a member of the group Tostabur Espadrones. The members of the group practiced, performed and celebrated traditional fighting skills and weaponry in different places including Bratislava and throughout Czechoslovakia.

Furdik was also a member of another group called Borseus group which was led by Gustáv Kyselica, an influential Slovakian stunt performer. Kyselica had worked in Kingdom of Heaven and Pearl Harbor and also mentored Furdik. In 1990, Furdik began to work in Hollywood as an actor and stuntman.

Also read: Rupert Vansittart - Actor of Game of Thrones, Braveheart 

Source: HBO (Vladimir Furdik in Game of Thrones)

Films, Series

He landed his breakthrough roles in 1990’s The Three MusketeersAmong all his career in acting, he is roles in Hollywood movies and series gained him worldwide recognition. 

He starred in Robin Hood (2010), Skyfall (2012), as Night King in Game of Thrones (season 6, 7 and 8), taking over Welsh actor, Richard Brake.

He has also had minor appearances in Tristan and Isolde, Eragon, War Horse, Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time, Game of Shadows, PrometheusThe Huntsman: Winter's War (2016), Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014), Thor: The Dark World (2013).

In the fifth season of Game of Thrones, Vladimir Furdik also had performed as a stunt performer.

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Source: Metro (Vladimir Furdik as Night King in Game of Thrones)


Furdik has starred alongside Carice van HoutenJoseph MawleRichard DormerIsaac Hempstead Wright, Kristofer Hivju.

Vladimir Furdik: Net Worth, Salary

Both Vladimir Furdik’s net worth is estimated at around $3 million while his salary is still under review.

Vladimir Furdik: Social Media

On Social media, he is active on Twitter and Instagram but is absent on Facebook.

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