Born on June 3, 1947 in Moscow. Merited Artist of the RSFSR (13.09.1991). People's Artist of Russia (November 5, 2004). He graduated from the Moscow Art Theater School in 1970 (course AM Karev) and was accepted into the troupe of the Moscow Art Theater. M. Gorky. Actor Moscow Art Theater them. Chekhov, teaches at VGIK.