People’s Artist of the Russian Federation
Graduated the Leningrad State Institute for Theatre, Music and Cinema in 1996 (course of V. Filshtinsky).
Upon graduation he worked in the Theatre On the Kryukov Canal. Then he was accepted into the troupe of the State Theatre named after Lensovet, where he played in such performances as: Woyzeck (Captain), Waiting for Godot (Pozzo), King, Queen, Jack(France), Caligula (Helicon), Brer Rabbit on the Wild West (Brer Turtle, Indian), The Bug (Prisypkin), Phantom Lady (Cosme), Tarelkin's Death (Raspluev).
He played Cyrano in the performance Cyrano. Scenes from Rostand of the Independent Theatre project.
On the stage of the Moscow Art Theatre debuted in 2002 in the performance The Duck Hunt (Waiter).
In 2003 he was accepted into the troupe of the Moscow Art Theatre.
In addition to The Duck Hunt, playing in performances of The White Guards (Mishlaevsky), Hamlet (Polonius), and Kreitser's Sonata (Pozdnishev).
Acted in such films as: Next to the time, The Wheel of Love, Kiss!, Peculiarities of national policy, Mechanical Suite, Agent of National Security, Lines of Destiny, The Other Side of Wolves ,Against the Stream, Lethal force, Big Love, The Storm Gate, Soldier's Decameron, «The 9th Company», Connection, Liquidation , 1612, A Real Dad, D-Day, etc.
Laureate of the Constellation Prize and Award named after V. Strzhelchik.