Honored Artist of the RSFSR (03/21/1980). People's Artist of the Russian Federation (2.08.1997). After graduating from the Moscow Art Theater School-Studio, since 1963 - actress of the Moscow Art Theater (after the theater was divided into 1987 into two companies - in the M. Gorky Moscow Art Theater under the direction of T. Doronina). In 1958, on the set of the film “Street of Youth”, she met her first husband, Vladimir Zemlyanikin. She worked at the All-Union Radio, where she conducted the program "Adults about Children". In 2008 she left for Alatyr Monastery, in Chuvashia (in the vest of Judith). The second wife of Oleg Strizhenova. Mother actor and director Alexander Strizhenova.