Born on November 20, 1945 in the city of Sverdlovsk (now Ekaterinburg). In 1968 he graduated from LGITMiK (workshop of L. Makarev). He played in the Krasnoyarsk Theater of the Young Spectator, in the Leningrad Theaters (BDT, "Baltic House", Komissarzhevskaya Theater). He was director and director of the municipal drama theater of Vasilyevsky Island under the direction of L. I. Malevannaya. Since 2011, plays his solo performances at various venues in St. Petersburg.