Honored Artist of Russia (1997). In 1983 he graduated from LGITMiK (course A. I. Katsman). In 1987-1989 he played in the Leningrad Maly Drama Theater (MDT). In 1983-1987 and since February 1990 - actor of the Leningrad State Academic Bolshoi Drama Theater named after GA. Tovstonogov. Teacher of stage speech at the St. Petersburg State Academy of Theatrical Art, International Academy of Young Opera Singers of the Mariinsky Theater, St. Petersburg Humanitarian University of Trade Unions. The teacher of the First St. Petersburg School of Television and Advertising, is engaged in the preparation of future broadcasters. Collaborates with radio stations in St. Petersburg as a speaker. Performs solo performances and literary evenings on the works of A.S. Pushkin, L.N. Tolstoy, M.A. Bulgakov, V.S. Shefner The solo performances were presented not only at various stage venues in St. Petersburg, but also at the Pushkin Program Pushkin Program in Pskov, at the All-Russian Monospeakkle Festival in Perm, at the International Festival of Chamber and Mono Performances in Kiev, at the Russian Center for Science and Culture in Helsinki, at the International Theater Frankfurt am Main, at the Central European Theater in Bonn, at the Royal Theater of Bristol.