Eric Banadinović Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Family, Net Worth

Nick Name Eric
Real Name Eric Banadinović
Profession Actor, Comedian, Producer, Screenwriter
Known for Mindhunter (2017), The Orville (2017) and Game Shakers (2015)
Nationality Australian
Age 53 years old (in 2022)
Date of Birth August 9, 1968
Birthplace Melbourne, Australia
Hobbies Not Known
Religion Christianity
Zodiac Sign Leo

Physical Stats

Height 6 Feet 3 Inches (1.89 m)
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Dark Brown
Body Type Athletic

The extremely dashing and handsome personality Eric Bana was born in 9th of August 1968 to father, Ivan and mother Eleanor in Melbourne, Victoria. He was born as the younger of two children to a father who was a logistics manager for Caterpillar, Inc and a hair dresser mother. Bana was brought up ni Melbourne’s Tullamarine where his family had suffered from racist taunts. Bana showed his acting skills since his early days. He was very good in mimicking his grandfather’s walk, voice and mannerisms. From the age of six or seven, he started to such characters on him. He says that he used to be very naughty during his school days who used to Mimick his teachers and seldom get into troubles.

In 1979, after watching Mel Gibson film Mad Max, he decided to become an actor. He says that he loved star trek: The Original Series in his early days. Until 1991, he wasn’t so serious about his career. Previously he used to stand-up gigs in inner-city pubs which did not provided him sufficient income so he continued his work as a barman and waiting tables.

After lots of struggle, he made his television debut in 1993, by appearing in Steve Vizard’s late night talk show, Tonight Live. After this he was invited as a writer and performer in sketch comedy series, Full Frontal. Bana was able to achieve huge success, name and fame within a very short period of time. Soon, after record a comedy album Out of Bounds in 1994. In 1996, he hosted his own television special, titled Eric. In 1997, he received a title Most Popular Comedy Personality in Logie Award for his work on the show.

In the same year, in 1997, he made his film debut in the Australian film The Castle. The film was able to earn A$10,326,428 at the box office in Australia. In the same year, he was approached to appear in the film chopper. At the Australian Film Institute Awards, chopper was nominated for best film in 2001.

Bana was able to achieve the title Best actor. In 2001, he was casted in film Black Hawk Down as an American soldier. In 2002, he appeared in low-budget Australian film The Nugget. While filming The Nugget, he was offered for the movie The Incredible Hulk. In 2004, he appeared in big-budget film Troy with Brad Pitt. In the same way, he appeared in many films and movies. Most of them were box office hits.

Multi-talented Bana was married to his girlfriend Rebecca Gleeson in 1997. The couples have one son Klaus and a daughter, Sophia. He is happily married and is living in Melbourne with his wife and children. Since he has good marital relationship, he is unlikely to get divorce. Bana is very charming and attractive man with attractive body and incredible height. 45 year old actor is 6 feet and 3 inches tall.

Bana has many fans and followers. He is accepted and admired all over the world. He is one of the best example for the youths for the inspiration. He is one of the successful Australian actor who was able to buy his first car, a 1974 XB Ford Falcon coupé at the very young age of 15. His fans can find him in his new movie Deliver Us from Evil which is one of the most awaited movies in 2014. Successful actor was once assumed to be gay. Much more information about him can be found in wiki and his personal sites. His shirtless pictures can be found in the internet.

Eric Banadinović was born in Melbourne, Australia . Eric Banadinović is Actor, Comedian, Producer, Screenwriter by profession, find out mroe facts, education, weight, and more.


School Name Penleigh and Essendon Grammar School


Salary US$ 8K-10K Per Episode
Net Worth USD $40 million Approx


Father Ivan Banadinovich
Mother Eleanor Banadinovich
Mirtial Status Married

Favorite Things

Favorite Food Chocolate cake
Favorite TV Show Animal Planet
Favorite Actress Alia Bhatt
Favorite Actor Sam Elliott, Nick Nolte
Favorite Colour Black