Honored Artist of the Russian Federation (04/10/2006). In 1982 he graduated from the Higher Theater School. M.S. Schepkina (course MI Tsarev) and was invited to the troupe of the State Academic Maly Theater. As the second director, together with Edward Martsevich, he staged the play "Resurrection". He played Alyoshka in Gorky "At the Bottom" - Martsevich performed this production in the Theater of actor. He acted in educational television films about Sumarokov, Mayakovsky, Bulgakov, Schwartz, participated in radio plays about Pushkin and Aristophanes. Engaged in the dubbing of artistic and animated films at Mosfilm, studio them. Gorky and television.