A well-known film actor, successful producer and President of the Guild of Cinema Actors (in the spring of 2000, he replaced Yevgeny Zharikov in this post). From an early age, he grew up a real daredevil — he and his friends broke lessons at school, burning the grid at school or putting yeast into the toilet, skipping classes, running to the movies. All this led to the fact that after the eighth grade, Sergey was expelled from school, he had to study in another. For the first time in drama school them. Shchukin entered in 1980, but did not study there for long, was expelled for writing poetry and began acting in films. Returning to Rostov-on-Don, he played a year in the theater of a young spectator, and then returned to Moscow and recovered to another course. In 1986 he graduated from the BV Theater School. Shchukin. Works under contracts. Since 1990 - General Director of TO "Chance" (Mosfilm Cinema Concern). Honored Artist of the Russian Federation (1995). In 2007 - the presenter of the TV project "You are a superstar!"