Akhtem Seitablaev - Honored Artist of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, director, screenwriter, actor of theater and cinema. Born on December 11, 1971 in Yangiyus near Tashkent. In 1898, after leaving school, he and his family from Uzbekistan went to the Crimea. There he grasps the basics of the acting profession in the course of A. Zhukov at the Crimean Cultural Education Center (graduated in 1992). He continued his studies at the Kiev National University of Theater, Cinema and Television named after IK Karpenko-Kary in G. Kononenko's studio. In 1999 he received his diploma in directing and dramaturgy. For 12 years (from 1992 to 2004) he worked in the Crimea at the Simferopol State Crimean Tatar Academic Music and Drama Theater.