Honored Artist of the RSFSR (03.09.1987). People's Artist of the Russian Federation (11/22/1999). He graduated from the Far Eastern Institute of Arts in Vladivostok with a degree in actor drama theater and cinema (course NI Basin). He worked in the Irkutsk Drama Theater. Okhlopkova (1971-1979), Omsk Academic Drama Theater (1979-2001). Since 2001 - actor of the St. Petersburg Satire Theater on Vasilyevsky.