Born on November 6, 1946 in Nizhny Tagil.
Honored Artist of the RSFSR (1985). People's Artist of the Russian Federation (1994).
In 1969 he graduated from the Moscow Art Theater School-Studio (course of V.P. Markov).
In the years 1969-1973 - actor of the Moscow Theater of Satire, since 1973 - actor TsATSA (now - TSATRA).
Since 1995, he has been working at the Moscow Theater. Moscow City Council.
PRIZES AND AWARDS:
- Silver medal named after A.P. Dovzhenko (1977 - for participating in the play "We Are the Russian People").