Honored Artist of the RSFSR (03/25/1983). People's Artist of the Russian Federation (1.03.1994). Father - People's Artist of the USSR Nikolai Nikolayevich Eremenko (1926-2000). Mother - People's Artist of the Byelorussian SSR Galina Orlova (born 1928). In 1971, he graduated from the All-Union State Institute of Cinematography (workshop of SA Gerasimov and TF Makarova) and became an actor in the Theater and Studio of a film actor. Sergei Gerasimov loved Kolya Eremenko and shot him in his six films; more than that, Gerasimov’s wife Tamara Makarova appeared. Since 1976 - actor of the Gorky film studio. Since 2001 - cultural advisor of the Belarusian Embassy in Moscow. In the mid-1990s, Eremenko decided on the director's debut - “Son for Father”, where he was filmed with his father. After the joint film, Yeremenko Sr. returns to the theater and cinema, where he has been fruitfully working for another five years.