She graduated from school in 1978 in Kharkov. After school, she managed to work as a librarian at Kharkov State University, as a cartographer. She graduated from GITIS them. Lunacharsky (1984, workshop of Vladimir Alekseevich Andreev). In 1984-1986 and 1988-2011 - actress of the Sovremennik Theater. In 1986-1988 - actress of the theater. Yermolova. The debut on the stage of the theater was the play "Two on the Swings" (1984). Honored Artist of Russia (1995), People's Artist of Russia (2002).