Niko Bellic (Serbian: Нико Белић, Niko Belić) is the protagonist of Grand Theft Auto IV and a supporting character in The Lost and Damned and The Ballad of Gay Tony.
He is also mentioned by Lester Crest and Patrick Mc Reary in Grand Theft Auto V.
The player can choose Niko Bellic as their parent model in Grand Theft Auto Online.
Niko grew up in the Yugoslavia, where he fought in the Yugoslav Wars.
He later worked for organized crime syndicates as a hired-gun in Liberty City.