Karel Roden Net Worth

Karel Roden Net Worth 2023: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

Karel Roden net worth is
$5 Million

Karel Roden Wiki Biography

Karel Roden was born on 18th May 1962 in Ceske Budejovice, Czechoslovakia. Roden is a renowned Czech actor but has also been recognized across the whole of Europe and in the USA, certainly for his role of Yuri Gretkov in the movie “Bourne Supremacy” (2004). He has also starred in many other popular movies such as “Hellboy” (2004), “Orphan” (2009), and “A Lonely Place To Die” (2011). Karel has also tried himself as a voice actor as he has lent his voice to Mikhail Faustin, a character from the video game “Grand Theft Auto IV.” He has been an active member of the entertainment industry since 1984.

Have you ever wondered how rich Karel Roden is? According to sources, it has been estimated that Karel Roden`s net worth is $5 million, an amount he owes mostly to his acting talent, which is believed to be inherited from his father who was also an actor.

Karel Roden Net Worth $5 Million

Since Karel’s father and grandfather were also actors it was pretty predictable that he would choose the same profession, and it was even less surprising that Karel’s younger brother Marian also showed an interest in acting. Even though acting was his main goal, Roden had attended the Comprehensive Art Secondary School for Ceramics, but after graduation he decided to enroll at the prestigious Academy of Performing Arts in Prague.

Karel’s professional film career began in 1984, when he played the role of Honza, a medical student in a comic trilogy about the life of young university students. He appeared in the second part named “How The Poets Are Losing Their Illusions” and also in the final chapter called “How Poets Are Enjoying Their Lives”. His other comic roles were as the Captain Tuma in the “What Kind of Soldier”, a comedy film about a soldier in the socialist Czech military, the role of Dragan in the action-thriller “Dead Fish” alongside Gary Oldman and Terence Stamp. Roden also plays the violent husband who was assigned to kill a weeping widow in the comic crime-thriller called “Shut Up and Shoot Me”. These all benefited his net worth quite considerably.

Roden went to London during the 1990’s, and improved his English which opened the door to the international acting scene. Since he came to the Czech Republic with a specific English accent, he has become known mostly for his eccentric roles which started in 2001 when he accepted the role in the American psychological thriller entitled “15 Minutes” (2001), in which he played the role of Emil Slovak, alongside Oleg Taktarov, creating a criminal duo against NYPD cop Flemming, played by Robert De Niro. Again, his net worth rose.

After this, Roden went for the similar role of lawyer Carter Kounen who worked for a vampire tribe, in “Blade II“. With the role of a Nazi in “Bulletproof Monk”, it became clear that Roden was perfect for character actor roles, thanks to his rough accent and unique features. All of these roles increased Karel`s net worth to a large degree.

Apart from his film career, Karel has also appeared in many TV productions, including “The Philanthropist“, “The Scarlet Pimpernel”, “Crossing Lines”, and “The Wrong Mans”, which also contributed to his net worth.

His latest ventures in the entertainment industry include appearances in films “Masaryk” and “Kryzachek”, which are scheduled for a release in 2016, and will certainly increase further his net worth.

Overall, Roden`s career is rather successful; he has appeared in over 100 film and TV titles, for which he has also received numerous awards, including the Czech Lion award for the best actor for his role in Guard No. 47. in 1998. He also received Alfréd Radok Award for performing Bruno in a play called Le Cocu Magnifique. Furthermore, Roden is a member of the prestigious Prague National Theatre.

Regarding his personal life, Roden is in a long-term relationship with a Prague dentist Jana Krausova. Together they have a daughter named Sophie.

Full NameKarel Roden
Net Worth$5 Million
Date Of BirthMay 18, 1962
Place Of BirthČeské Budějovice, Czech Republic
Height6 ft (1.85 m)
ProfessionActor, Voice Actor, Film Producer
NationalityCzech Republic
ChildrenSofie Rodenová
ParentsKarel Roden
SiblingsMarian Roden
NicknamesK. Roden
AwardsCzech Lion Award for Best Actor in Leading Role
NominationsCzech Lion Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role, Thalia Award for Best Performance in Drama – Male
MoviesHellboy, Frankenstein's Army, RocknRolla, Orphan, Bulletproof Monk, Mr. Bean's Holiday, Running Scared, The Bourne Supremacy, Blade II, Largo Winch, 15 Minutes, Bathory, A Lonely Place to Die, Shut Up and Shoot Me, Alois Nebel, Photographer, The Abandoned, Sword of Vengeance, Habermann, Lidice, Cat ...
1In a relationship with a Prague dentist, they have a daughter together and are reportedly expecting their second child.
2He was considered for the part of Vladimír Charouz in Horící ker (2013), eventually played by Adrian Jastraban.
3Daughter, Sophie Roden, was born April 4, 2012.
4His longterm partner is Jana Krausová.
5Brother of actor Marian Roden.
6Son of actor Karel Roden.
7In American films, he usually plays cold yet crazed, blood-thirsty villains heralding from Eastern Europe and Russia.


Masaryk2017completedJan Masaryk
Vlk z Královských Vinohrad2016Narrator
Nikdy nejsme sami2016
Zlocin v Polné2016TV Mini-Seriesprofesor T. G. Masaryk
Rodinny film2015Igor
Sword of Vengeance2015Durant
Fotograf2015Jan Saudek
Vinari2014TV SeriesPetr Krizan
Crossing Lines2013-2014TV SeriesLev Marianski
The Wrong Mans2013TV SeriesMarat
Frankenstein's Army2013Servant / Viktor
Terapie2011-2013TV SeriesMarek Posta
Missing2012TV SeriesAzimoff
Ctyri slunce2012Karel
Alois Nebel2011Nemý
V perine2011Tatínek
Lidice2011Frantisek Síma
A Lonely Place to Die2011Darko
Cat Run2011Carver
Habermann2010Karel Brezina
Orphan2009Dr. Varava
The Philanthropist2009TV SeriesBayonne Krivosheenko
Holy Money2009Slender Man
Jménem krále2009Oldrich z Chlumu
Holka Ferrari Dino2009
Hlidac c.472008Josef Dousa
The Heir Apparent: Largo Winch2008Mikhail Korsky
RocknRolla2008Uri Omovich
Bathory: Countess of Blood2008Thurzo
Grand Theft Auto IV2008Video GameMikhail Faustin / Wade 'The Fixer' Johnson (voice)
Vánocní príbeh2007TV MovieKarel
Mr. Bean's Holiday2007Emil
Trapasy2007TV Series
The Abandoned2006Nicolai
Summer Love2006The Stranger
The Last Drop2006Sgt. Hans Beck
Running Scared2006Anzor Yugorsky
Krásný cas2006TV MovieJáchym
Shut Up and Shoot Me2005Pavel Zeman
Dead Fish2005Dragan
Vaterland: A Hunting Logbook2004Richard Czadsky
The Bourne Supremacy2004Gretkov
Hellboy2004Grigori Rasputin
MI-52003TV SeriesMiroslav Gradic
Bulletproof Monk2003Strucker
Blade II2002Kounen
Verní abonenti2001TV MovieRichard
Cerní andelé2001TV Series
Paralelní svety2001Krystof
15 Minutes2001Emil Slovak
God Lives Underwater: Fame2001ShortEmil Slovak
Kytice2000Dead Man - Soldier (segment "Svatebni kosile")
Obeti a vrazi2000Miroslav
The Scarlet Pimpernel1999TV SeriesFigaro
Kure melancholik1999Father
Praha ocima1999Petr (segment "Absolute Love")
Caraibi1999TV Mini-SeriesManomorta
Cas dluhu1998Milan
Pasti, pasti, pasticky1998Dr. Marek
Spravedlivý Bohumil1998TV MovieKrál
Crackerjack 21997Hans Becker
Ptak ohnivak1997Magician Skeleton
Kral Ubu1996Captain Obruba
Eine kleine Jazzmusik1996Bronzoryp
Sorellina e il principe del sogno1996TV MovieThe Proprietor
Dívka se zázracnou pametí1996ShortFerdinand Kvásek's friend
O sirotkovi z Radhoste1996TV MovieCernoknezník
Hodiny od Fourniera1995TV Movie
Desideria e l'anello del drago1995TV MoviePrince Lisandro
Ve svém byte bydlím sám1995Short
Hrad z pisku1994Stranger
Kanarska spojka1993Don Giovanni
Fantaghirò 21992TV MovieGoldeye
Don Gio1992Don Gio
Prova di memoria1992Matyás
Le flic de Moscou1991TV Series
Corpus delicti1991Jaromír
Sedem jednou ranou1991
Silnejsí nez já1991vysetrovátel Sárka
Jen o rodinných zálezitostech1991Kapitán stb
Masseba1989Tall youngster Honza
Cas sluhu1989Milan
Cekání na Patrika1988Mirek
Pan Tau - Der Film1988Pavel
Copak je to za vojáka...1988kapitán Tuma
Jak básníkum chutná zivot1988Honza (as K. Roden)
Rodáci1988TV Series 1988
Ohnivé zeny mezi námi1987TV MovieJanek
Muj hrísny muz1987
Ohnivé zeny se vracejí1986TV MovieJanek
O stestí a kráse1986TV MoviePetr
Jak básníci pricházejí o iluze1985Honza
Pusu, pusu, pusu!1985TV MoviePavel
Nejdelsí návrat1984TV Movie
Ohnivé zeny1983TV Mini-Series
Kmotri z blat1983TV MovieFerda
Kvuli mne prestane1982TV MovieJarda




Kytice2000performer: "Moc má panenko, moc se ptás", "Kytice"


13. komnata2013TV Series documentaryHimself
VIP zprávy2011TV SeriesHimself
Prominenti2011TV SeriesHimself
Ceský lev 20082009TV SpecialHimself
Nocní hovory s matkou2001Documentary

Won Awards

2009Czech LionCzech LionsBest Actor (Muzský herecký výkon v hlavní roli)Hlidac c.47 (2008)
2009Audience AwardPilsen Film FestivalBest ActorHlidac c.47 (2008)

Nominated Awards

2016Czech LionCzech LionsBest Actor (Muzský herecký výkon v hlavní roli)Fotograf (2015)
2015Czech LionCzech LionsBest Supporting Actor (Muzský herecký výkon ve vedlejsí roli)Krásno (2014)
2013Czech LionCzech LionsBest Supporting Actor (Muzský herecký výkon ve vedlejsí roli)Ctyri slunce (2012)
2012Czech LionCzech LionsBest Supporting Actor (Muzský herecký výkon ve vedlejsí roli)Alois Nebel (2011)
2012Czech LionCzech LionsBest Actor (Muzský herecký výkon v hlavní roli)Lidice (2011)
2011Czech LionCzech LionsBest Actor (Muzský herecký výkon v hlavní roli)Habermann (2010)
2008Czech LionCzech LionsBest Actor (Muzský herecký výkon v hlavní roli)Tajnosti (2007)
2002Czech LionCzech LionsBest Actor (Muzský herecký výkon v hlavní roli)Paralelní svety (2001)
2001Czech LionCzech LionsBest Actor (Muzský herecký výkon v hlavní roli)Obeti a vrazi (2000)
2000Czech LionCzech LionsBest Actor (Muzský herecký výkon v hlavní roli)Kure melancholik (1999)
1997Czech LionCzech LionsBest Supporting Actor (Muzský herecký výkon ve vedlejsí roli)Kral Ubu (1996)

Known for movies

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