Born on February 14, 1979 in the city of Arzamas-16, Gorky Region (now the city of Sarov, Nizhny Novgorod Region). He graduated from GITIS (directing department, workshop of Mark Zakharov) and VGIK (department of production and economics, workshop of Alexander Akopov). As a director-teacher, he taught acting at VGIK (workshop of Andrey Panin) and RATI (workshop of Oleg Kudryashov). He staged several performances on the stage of the ApART Theater and in the “School of Modern Play”. Worked in television; In the cinema began as the author of short films. Received wide fame as the director of the painting "Bitter!".