Born December 31, 1957 in Barnaul.
Honored Artist of Russia (2002).
After leaving school, he studied for two years at the Barnaul Institute of Culture. He served in the army - at the theater of the Soviet Army.
In 1981 he graduated from GITIS (course of A. Goncharov).
From 1982 to 2006 he worked at the Russian Academic Youth Theater.
In 1999-2006 - at the Appart Theater.