Honored Artist of the RSFSR (06/17/1991). People's Artist of Russia (February 4, 2006). In 1956 he graduated from the Moscow Art Theater School-Studio (course of PV Massalsky). Since 1956 - actor of the Central Academic Theater of the Russian Army. Over the years has played more than 90 roles. He worked a lot in concert brigades, visited all military districts and fleets of Russia.