People’s Artist of the Russian Federation
He graduated from the Moscow Art Theatre School in 1984 (course of I. Tarkhanov). In 1986 was accepted into the troupe of the Chekhov Moscow Art Theatre. Played in such performances as: Tartuffe by J. -B. Moliere (Damis), The Portrait by N. Gogol (Psychiatrist), Barbarians by M. Gorky (Drobyazgin), Ivanov by A. Chekhov (Borkin), Mrs. Warren's Profession by B. Shaw (Frank), The most important by N. Yevreinov (Director), Sanctimonious persons' Kabala by Mikhail Bulgakov (The Marquis de Lessak). Currently busy in performances: King Lear by W. Shakespeare (Goneril), The New American by A. Mariamov and S. Dovlatov (Baskin), Primadonnas by K. Ludwig (Duncan), Retro by Galin (Leonid), The Rose Tattoo by T. Williams (Jack Hunter), Ondine by J. Giraudoux (The Chambellain), Lady from the Sea by H. Ibsen (Lyngstrand).
Works on television, acted in such films as: The Master and Margarita directed by Y. Kara (1994), Heads and Tails directed by G. Danelia (1995), The Elevator directed by V. Plotkin (2006), «12» directed by N. Mikhalkov (2007), etc.
In the Moscow Theatre managed by O. Tabakov plays Inspector and Titorelli in the performance The Trial by F. Kafka.