Jacek Koman has had an extensive career across film, television and theatre. He will next be seen in the upcoming series REEF BREAK for Touchstone Productions, other recent shows include TIDELANDS, Series 2 & 3 of the ABC comedy drama series MUSTANGS FC and the third season of the Network Seven series WANTED.
Other TV credits include ABC series; RAKE, JACK IRISH and THE WRONG KIND OF BLACK, Nine’s DOCTOR DOCTOR, Back to Back Theatre and Matchbox Pictures co-production ODDLAND, SEVEN TYPES OF AMBIGUITY and THE WARRIORS, Jane Campion’s TOP OF THE LAKE, THE DOCTOR BLAKE MYSTERIES, BBC’s WAKING THE DEAD, the HBO/BBC mini-series TSUNAMI – THE AFTERMATH, MISS FISHER’S MURDER MYSTERIES, THE SECRET LIFE OF US, and the second season of Foxtel’s hit series, SPIRITED for which he received an AACTA Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor in a Television Drama.
Jacek is well known for playing the Narcoleptic Argentinean and his unforgettable rendition of ‘Roxanne’ in Baz Luhrmann’s MOULIN ROUGE. Other film credits include Simon Baker’s debut feature BREATH which premiered at Toronto Intl Film Festival,JUNGLE which premiered at MIFF 2017 and the Polish film GOD’S BLOOD, directed by Bartosz Konopka,THE DEATH AND LIFE OF OTTO BLOOM, SUCKER with Timothy Spall, SON OF A GUN with Ewan McGregor, Mark Albiston and Louis Sutherland’s SHOPPING, Baz Luhrmann’s AUSTRALIA, Ed Zwick’s DEFIANCE, Alfonso Cuaron’s CHILDREN OF MEN, ROMULUS MY FATHER, FLOODHOUSE, HORSEPLAY, THE SOUND OF ONE HAND CLAPPING, THANK GOD HE MET LIZZIE, GHOST RIDER: SPIRIT OF VENGEANCE and THE HUNTER.
Jacek is also the lead singer of the Melbourne band VulgarGrad, who play ‘blatnyak’, Russian criminal music. The band will be making a cameo in Mirrah Foulkes directorial debut JUDY AND PUNCH.