Medvešek in 2008
21 June 1963|
Velika Gorica, Croatia
According to the IMDb he appeared in 10 films and one TV series. To the international audience he is probably best known for playing the role of Serbian terrorist Vlado Mirić in the 1997 action thriller The Peacemaker.
In 1990 Rene was the stand-in presenter for Oliver Mlakar in the Eurovision Song Contest, staged that year in Zagreb when the latter quit over comments made about his age at the time. However Mlakar went on to present the show.
Rene Medvešek's brother Sven is also a noted actor.