Born in Tashkent. Director, screenwriter, actor. He studied at the Tashkent Electrotechnical Institute of Communications (1975-1979), graduated from the acting department of the Technical and Technical University named after A.N. Ostrovsky (1983, workshop of O. Chernova). He served in the army (1983-1985). In 1989 he graduated from the directing department of the same institute. Staged theatrical performances. In 1993 he graduated from VKSR (master D. Firsova, B. Zagryazhskogo). Works in advertising. Winner of the program "Nomination: Kinomanifest" Kinoforuma-95 (Suzdal) with the film "Peshawar Waltz."