Born November 28, 1956 in Leningrad.
Russian film and theater actor, TV presenter, showman.
Mother - actress Nina Urgant (born 1929), People's Artist of the RSFSR, father - actor Lev Milinder (1930-2005), Honored Artist of the RSFSR.
In 1977 he graduated from the Leningrad State Institute of Theater, Music and Cinematography (course of R.S. Agamirzyan).
In 1977-1979 he worked in the theater. V.F. Komissarzhevskaya. In 1979-1981 he served in the army. At the end of the service he was admitted to the Leningrad Theater. Lenin Komsomol, where he served seven years. In 1987-1988 - actor of the Leningrad Theater on the Fontanka.
Andrei Urgant worked a lot on St. Petersburg television, was the host of the program Golden Ostap.
The author, actor and founder of the "Acting Night Club" in St. Petersburg.
The actor and host Ivan Urgant is the son of Andrei Urgant.
PRIZES AND AWARDS:
- Winner of the annual Art Prize "Petropol" in 2007 for the unusual literary and theatrical images.