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Aleks Paunovic
Aleks Paunovic
Portrayed William Adama Sr.
Biographical Information
Birthdate June 29, 1969
Birthplace Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Aleks Paunovic portrayed William Adama Sr., Joseph and Sam's father, in the episode, "The Dirteaters".


Aleks Paunovic was born on June 29, 1969, 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.

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).

October 6, 2017

Crossover Credits[]

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


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