Named one of TV Guide's "Sexiest Men on Television" (2005.) In the accompanying article, co-star Linda Cardellini was quoted as saying, "The handsome doctor is such a stereotype, like the heroic fireman. But Goran really is tall, dark and handsome. He's also intelligent, empathetic, and a little bit mysterious. Maybe it's his accent. He's such a strong, dignified man; he harkens back to classic movie stars like Gregory Peck. And he's so polite!"