Aleks Paunovic
Aleks Paunovic
Name Aleks Paunovic
Portrays William Adama Sr.
Birthplace Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Born on June 29, 1969

Aleks Paunovic portrays William Adama Sr., Joseph's and Sam's father.

Paunovic was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba to a Croatian mother and Serbian father. He is an actor, stuntman and producer.  He won the UBCP/ACTRA Award for "Numb" in 2016.

His grandfather, father and uncle were all competitive boxers.  Paunovic followed in their footsteps and rose to the top of the Canadian amateur scene.  He combined his athleticism from his lifetime of boxing and turned it into a very busy career as a stunt actor.  

In the Battlestar Galactica television series (2004), he played Omar Fischer, the Sergeant of the Guard aboard Galactica.

Paunovic is in a long-term relationship with fellow Canadian actress, Aliyah O'Brien.  He is best friends with Tahmoh Penikett, who played Karl Agathon "Helo" in Battlestar Galactica (2003-2009).


Alex Paunovic on the Internet Movie Database (Retrieved on October 6, 2017).