People’s Artist of the Russian Federation
He graduated from Saratov Drama School in 1963, worked in the Theatres in Omsk and Norilsk.
Nearly 40 years — leading actor of the Saratov New Generation Theatre named after Y. Kiselev. Played in such performances as: A Common Story (Sasha Aduyev), Hamlet (Hamlet), A Profitable Post (Zhadov), Enough Stupidity in Every Wise Man (Glumov), Bankrupt (Bolshov), Wolves and Sheeps (Chugunov), The lists do not mean (Pluzhnikov), The end of the sixth book (Copernicus), The Seagull (Treplev and Dorn), Valentin and Valentina (Gusev), Hasten to do good (Gorelov), Price (Victor).
Staged: Bankrupt by A. Ostrovsky, Scarlet Flower by S. Aksakov, Criminal Tango by E. Rannet, Deadline by V. Rasputin, Two Gentlemen of Verona by W. Shakespeare and others.
In 2001 he was accepted into the troupe of the Moscow Art Theatre. Played in such performances as: U (Stepan Ivanovich), Last summer day (Grandpa), Tutish (Ali), The Seagull (Shamraev).
Playing in performances: The white rabbit (Harvey) (Judge), The Cherry Orchard (Simeonov-Pischik), The Petty Bourgeoises (Perchihin), A little bit of tenderness (Batu), Retro (Chmutin).
In the Moscow Theatre managed by O. Tabakov plays in performances of Doll for the Bride (Mitrich) and The Marriage of Belugin (Gavrila Panteleich Belugin).