Victor Slezak Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 11 Aug, 2021
Facts of Victor Slezak
Date of Birth: 1957 , July-29
Age: 64 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Victor Slezak
Birth Name Victor Michael Szelazek
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Youngstown, Ohio
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Working For Movies and Television series
Net Worth $1 million
Married Yes
Married to Leslie Smith Rawlings
Children One
Divorce Julie Erin Smith
Education HB Studio Drama school
Movies The Bridges of Madison County, That Awkward Moment, Salt, Beyond Rangoon, and The Devil's Own
TV Show Treme, Witchblade, New York Undercover, Law & Order, Crime Story, Hyperion Bay, and Blue Bloods
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Victor Slezak is an American film, television, and stage actor who started his career professionally back in 1993. He has been part of numerous films such as The Bridges of Madison County, Beyond Rangoon, and The Devil's Own. Similarly, the actor also has appeared in stage plays like Jackie: An American Life and Beauty on the Vine. Some of his television series include Crime Story, Hyperion Bay, and Blue Bloods.

Bio, Education, And Age

Victor Slezak was born Victor Michel Slezak on July 30, 1957, in Youngstown, Ohio, the United States. His surname is origin of Czech-Polish. 

Talking about his education, he studied at HB Studio Drama school in New York City, New York. As of 2021, the actor is 63 years old.

Slezak is American by nationality and is white in terms of ethnicity.

Net Worth In 2021, Earnings, And Career Highlights

The 63-year-old actor owns an estimated net worth of $1 million as of August 2021. The primary source of his income is his successful acting career.

The average actor payment in the United States is $58,176, but the range typically falls between $47,941 and $71,031. So he might be earning in a similar range.

Victor Slezak as Policeman in the crime drama film Five Corners SOURCE: Facebook @Victor Slezak

He first appeared in the radio and television soap opera Guiding Light from 1984-1985. Then, he guest appeared in TV series like Crime Story, Miami Vice, and A Man Called Hawk.

In 1987, the actor starred as Policeman in the crime drama film Five Corners (budget $5.5 million and box office $9,69,205). He appeared in films, Poison, Strictly Business, and Bed & Breakfast in 1991.

He played Michael in the romantic drama film The Bridges of Madison County (budget $22 million and grossed $182 million) in 1995.

Victor acted as Colonel Hardwick in the action thriller film The Siege (budget $70 million and box office $116.7 million) in 1998. The film starred actors like Denzel WashingtonTony Shalhoub, and David Proval.

From 1992-2000, he portrayed the various characters in the NBC show Law & Order. He appeared as Bordon Hicks in the WB series Hyperion Bay from 1998-1999.

Some of his other notable TV series are Treme, Blue Bloods, Hell on Wheels, The Americans, and Succession. Likewise, his other movies include A Rising Tide, The Report, Worth, and The Glorias.

Marriage, Wife, And Children

'The Bridges of Madison County' actor tied the knot for the second time with Leslie Smith Rawling on August 4, 1999, in an intimate wedding ceremony. They have one child together.

Victor Slezak with his wife Leslie Smith Rawling SOURCE: Facebook @Victor Slezak

Prior to, Slezak was married to his first wife, Julie Erin Smith on September 30, 1994. However, they divorced in 1998.