Honored Artist of the RSFSR (08/11/1980). People's Artist of the RSFSR (July 1, 1991). In 1961, on the recommendation of the famous playwright Viktor Rozov, he entered the studio school at the Central Children's Theater, from which he graduated in 1964. In 1964-1965 - actor of drama theater on Malaya Bronnaya. In 1965-1971 - actor of the Central Academic Theater of the Soviet Army. In 1971-1987 - actor drama theater named after KS. Stanislavsky. MTYUZ actor. All my life I was fond of sports. Master of Sports in acrobatics, was the champion of Moscow.