Novakovic was born in Belgrade and moved to Australia in 1988, at the age of seven.
- Vildana Asimovic in Wildside (TV Series)
- Sophie Misfud in Murder Call
- Sarah Schreiber in Water Rats
- Ilenka Ganush in Drag Me to Hell
- Emma Craven in Edge of Darkness
- Young Woman in Devil
- Melissa 'Mikki' Partridge in Rake (TV Series)
- Bianca Samson in Shameless
- Dody Teachman in I, Tonya
- Det. Lizzie Needham in Instinct (TV Series)
- Graduated from Australia's National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA) with a degree in Performing Arts (Acting) in 2002.
- Younger sister Valentina Novakovic is also an actress.
- Also works as a Serbian translator for theatre and film.