Honored Artist of the RSFSR (07/11/1984). People's Artist of the Russian Federation (08.29.1994). He graduated from the Moscow Art Theater School (1970, course, AM Karev). In 1971-1988 - actor of the Theater named after M.N. Yermolova. In 1988-2000 - actor of the Moscow Art Theater (since 1989 - the artist of the Moscow Art Theater named after AP Chekhov). From 2000 he worked again at the Theater named after M.N. Yermolova.