Born October 5, 1933 in Moscow. Honored Artist of the RSFSR (28.11.1991). In 1961 he graduated from the BV Shchukin Theater School. In 1962-1963 he worked at the Theater on Malaya Bronnaya. In the years 1966-2000 was an actor of the Taganka Theater. Since 2001, he has been playing on the stage of the Moscow Theater "Near the Stanislavsky House".