Edward Bredun was born on October 6, 1934 in the Stalin region (now Donetsk region, Ukraine). After the war, he grew up in Balti (where he attended a drama club under the direction of A. Y. Bari at the City House of Pioneers) and in Chisinau. In 1952 he graduated from the Tambov Suvorov Military School. He graduated from the VGIK (1957, workshop Yu. Ya. Reisman). Since 1958 - actor of the Studio Theater actor. He was married to actress Izolde Izvitskaya. He died in Moscow on July 18, 1984. He was buried at Vostryakovskoye cemetery.