In 1963-1965, Vladimir Talashko was an actor in the Donetsk Artyom Music and Drama Theater in Makeyevka. In 1972, he graduated from the Kiev Theater Institute named after IK. Karpenko-Kary. Since 1972 - was an actor at the AP Studio. Dovzhenko, the first role in the movie - the sailor Ognivtsev - he played in 1969, in the film by Nikolai Mashchenko "Commissioners". Organizer of the Leonid Bykov Foundation and the festival "Old films about the main thing". It was the voice of the First National Channel of Ukraine. Presenter of the program "We will live" and "Field mail of memory" on Ukrainian television. The teacher at the Kiev University of Theater, Cinema and Television named after IK. Karpenko-Kary. Honored Artist of the Ukrainian SSR (1979). People's Artist of Ukraine (2002).