Milena Govich, age 41, is one multitalented woman! She made an impression with her role on Law & Order, and continued to impress on screen and stage. We have more in Milena Govich’s wiki.
NYPD Detective Nina Cassady from Law & Order is only one of the many great roles portrayed by Milena Govich. Acting is also not the only talent she has! She is also a singer, dancer, and musician, and we have more about her in our Milena Govich wiki.
Norman, Cleveland County, Oklahoma was where Govich was born to Dr. Bruce Michael Govich and Dr. Marilyn Green Govich, both professors of music at the University of Central Oklahoma, where her mother still teaches voice. Her father was Serbian, and her mother has Scottish and English ancestry. Her aunt, Milica Govich, is also an actress.
In 1994, Govich graduated from Southview High School as valedictorian. She went to the University of Central Oklahoma, and graduated with a double-degree in performance and pre-medical studies, as well as a minor in dance and violin. After graduating, she moved to New York and started her acting career.
Milena Govich made a name for herself on Law and Order but she has since wowed audiences with many other television roles.
She stared in the short-lived TV show, Conviction a legal drama that aired on NBC in 2006. Though it was not renewed for a second season, its producer, Dick Wolf, offered her a role on Law & Order season 17.
Milena Govich’s TV shows are part of what made her a huge success. Her start was as Gabby on CBS’s Love Monkey, though she only appeared in the pilot episode. She had a recurring guest role as prostitute-turned-con-artist, Candy on Rescue Me. Her television career continued as D.A. Lyndsey Swann in K-Ville, D.A. Tracy Hunt in The Defenders, and Regina Turner on Make it or Break It. She has one project expected to be released this year, Closure, which is currently in post-production.
Milena Govich’s movies include Bad Behavior (2004), In Love (2006), and Sordid Things (2009). She also starred in A Novel Romance (2011) alongside Steve Guttenberg.