From the age of 15 he participated in performances of the Kirov theater "Grotesque". Prior to the start of his professional acting career, he was also involved in a variety of work that had no direct relation to the art of acting (including, for example, working in the police). Then, in 1998 he moved to Moscow and entered the Higher Theater School. M.Shepkina. After graduating from it in 2002, at the suggestion of Konstantin Raikin, he received a place in the Satyricon Theater and was commissioned into the play “King Lear”. He has been working at the Satirikon Theater since 2002, at the Elena Kamburova Theater of Music and Poetry since 2006, and is invited to performances and other theaters.