OBUKHOV ANATOLY MATVEEVICH A talented character actor with a bright textured appearance. Born in a working family. The father died in the first months of the war, two children remained in the care of the mother. In 1954-1958 he studied at the Plekhanov Institute, but dropped out of the institute. He did not understand economics, so he decided to link his life with the stage. In 1964 he graduated from the Theater School named after MS. Shchepkina and became an actor in the Maly Theater. Since 1965 - actor of the Theater named after N.V. Gogol in Moscow. Honored Artist of the RSFSR.