Born on June 7, 1940 in the city of Kirensk, Irkutsk Region.
People's Artist of the RSFSR (1986).
In 1960 he graduated from the Gorky Academic Drama Theater at the Gorky Academic Theater.
He made his film debut in 1967 in the film by Andrei Mikhalkov-Konchalovsky "The Noble Nest."
He worked in the theaters of Gorky, Chita, Yaroslavl, Lipetsk, Bryansk.
In the years 1968-1995 - actor of the Gogol Theater.
In 1997-2004 - the main director of the Bryansk Youth Theater.
Prizes and awards:
- For theatrical activities awarded the Silver Medal. HELL. Popov (1977), State Prize of the RSFSR im. Stanislavsky (1978).
- Laureate of the Prize of the RSFSR them. Vasiliev brothers (1975, for the film "Privalov millions").