Honored Artist of the RSFSR (1954). People's Artist of the RSFSR (1970). People's Artist of the USSR (1986). She graduated from the Moscow City Theater School (1948). Debut in the movie - an episode in the comedy "Twins" (1945, dir. K. Yudin). With great warmth, authenticity and charm, she played the role of Nastya in the film directed by Ivan Pyryev "The Legend of Siberian Land" (1948, Stalin Prize, 1948). Since 1948 - actress of the Moscow Theater of Satire. Has played over 40 roles.