In 1981 he graduated from the Leningrad Shipbuilding Institute, and in 1991 - the directing department of the Leningrad State Institute of Theater, Music and Cinematography (G. Tovstonogov workshop). Since 1981 - an artist of the newly created Leningrad Youth Theater on the Fontanka under the direction of V.A. Malyshchitsky. Since 1992, he has been teaching at the St. Petersburg State Academy of Theatrical Arts. He played in the Theater of Russian Entrepreneurship to them. A. Mironov and the Theater "Comedians". Since 2002 - actor of the St. Petersburg Academic Theater of Comedy named after N.P. Akimov. Honored Artist of Russia (2001).