Father - actor Talgat Nigmatulin (1949-1985). Mother - documentary filmmaker Halim Khasanov. Stepfather - documentary director Vladimir Dashuk. In 2003, he graduated from the acting department of VGIK (workshop of A.V. Batalov), in 2009 - directing department (workshop of V. B. Ahadov). He taught stage movement, stage combat, fencing and horse riding at the acting department of VGIK. At various times he was engaged in acrobatics, swimming, martial arts. He worked in a professional stunt team led by A. Zakirov.