In 1960 he graduated from LGITMiK (course B.P. Petrov and A.I. Averbukh). He worked in the Leningrad Drama Theater named after V.F. Komissarzhevskaya. In 1963-1990 He played at the Leningrad Komsomol Theater (now the Baltic House Theater). In 1990-2001 - Actor in the St. Petersburg Drama Theater "Patriot" ROSTO. Honored Artist of Russia (1996).