Bojana Novakovic is a Serbian-born Australian actress who has an estimated net worth of $4 million. She is most known for her movie roles in Devil, The Little Death, Generation Um…, Edge of Darkness, Beyond Skyline, and Birds of Prey. 

In this article, we take a look at the career of the Serbian-Australian actress and breakdown her net worth.

Bojana Novakovic Net Worth: Earnings & Salary

Bojana Novakovic’s wealth comes from her career as an actress. She has had a prolific twenty-six-year career with nearly 50 acting credits to her name.

She started her on-screen in the mid-’90s and had minor roles in TV shows like Heartbreak High, Big Sky, Wildside, Murder Call, and All Saints.

Her feature film debut came in 1997 as part of the cast of Australian thriller, Blackrock. She has been in many Australian feature films since, namely 1998’s Strange Fits of Passion, 1999’s The Monkey’s Mask, 2004’s Thunderstruck, and 2005’s Solo.

She has also appeared in Serbian movies like 2005’s The Optimists and 2010’s Skinning.

She made her American feature film debut in an uncredited role in the 2008 drama, Seven Pounds, starring Will Smith. Her breakthrough role came the following year as Ilenka Ganush in the 2009 supernatural horror movie, Drag Me to Hell.

In 2010, she had prominent roles in two American movies: she starred alongside Mel Gibson in the political thriller, Edge of Darkness; later that year, she played Sarah Caraway in the supernatural horror movie, Devil.

Left to right: Keanu Reeves, Bojana Novakovic, and Adelaide Clemens in Generation Um

In 2012, she starred with Keanu Reeves in the indie drama, Generation Um… She also played Margot Robbie‘s titular characters’ coach, Dody Teachman, in the Tonya Harding biopic, I, Tonya.

She reunited with Robbie in the 2020 DC Comics superhero movie, Birds of Prey, joining a star-studded cast consisting of Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Ewan McGregor, Jurnee Smollett-Bell, and Ali Wong, among others.

While not busy filming for movies, Novakovic continued making appearances in TV shows.

She most notably played Melissa ‘Mikki’ Partridge in the short-lived Fox comedy-drama, The Rake, which was canceled after one season.

Bojana Novakovic and William H. Macy in Shameless
Bojana Novakovic and William H. Macy in Shameless
Source: IMDb 

She also had recurring appearances as Bianca Samson in the fifth season of the Showtime comedy-drama, Shameless, starring Emmy Rossum and William H. Macy.

Bojana Novakovic: Age, Height, Ethnicity

Bojana Novakovic was born on July 12, 1981, the older of two daughters, to Serbian parents Biljana and Radovan Novaković. The 38-year-old is short and stands at 5 feet 3½ inches (1.61 meters).

She was born in what was Belgrade, SR Serbia, SFR Yugoslavia. Her family moved to Australia in 1988, when she was only 7. She wanted to pursue a career as a social worker or a doctor, but the pull of acting was too strong.

She studied at The McDonald College in Sydney, Australia, and after graduating, enrolled at the National Institute of Dramatic Art in New South Wales, Australia, graduating in 2002 with a bachelor’s degree in dramatic arts.

Her younger sister, Valentina Novakovic is an actress in her own right and is most known as Natasha Williams in the Australian soap opera, Neighbours.