In 1972, together with his parents, he moved to Ust-Kut. In 1975 he graduated from the 8 classes, then went to study at the river school in the operational department. Engaged in amateur, played in the orchestra. We went by boat to Yakutsk with an agitation brigade, served the ships, gave concerts. When he graduated from college, he was drafted into the army. He served in a musical platoon, led a trumpet solo in the orchestra. During his service, he came to Ust-Kut with a concert with the Trans-Baikal Military District. After the army he entered the Irkutsk Theater School, graduated with a red diploma. He worked in the Kuibyshev Drama Theater. Gorky, then he was invited to work in the Minsk Theater actor's studio.