Theater and film actor, screenwriter, producer, teacher, broadcaster. He graduated from the Moscow Art Theater School (1972), Faculty of Philology of the Kazakh University (1979, correspondence department). In 1973-1979 - actor of the Russian Drama Theater named after M.Yu. Lermontov in Almaty. In 1979-1982 - artist of the Leningrad Comedy Theater named after N.P. Akimov, in 1982-1995 - artist of the Leningrad ABDT named after Gorky (since 1992 named after G. A. Tovstonogov). From 1995 to 1997 he worked in the troupe of the Moscow theater "Satyricon". Now playing in entrepreneurial performances. Since autumn 2014 - actor of the Central Academic Theater of the Russian Army. Member of the Union of Cinematographers and the Union of Theater Workers of Russia. The dubbing master (is the voice of Hollywood actors: Al Pacino, Mickey Rourke, Anthony Hopkins, Michael Douglas, Robert De Niro, Jack Nicholson, Alec Baldwin, James Woods), voiced hundreds of foreign films.