Russian TV guide, actor, script-writer, producer, TV show “Field of Miracles” guide, Honored Artist of Russia
Born July 31st, 1945 in Moscow. Being a student at school,decided to quit school and travelled to work in Siberia with expedition, therefore was suspended from school. Worked as a turner and electrician at the plant. Received his school education in a part-time school. Studied in Moscow Institute of Electric Machinery where played in Students’ Theater. Then entered Moscow Institute of Engineering and Construction where he also became a member of the quick-witted Team. In the 70-ies was a factory worker and started to get involved in script-writing for TV shows: “Come on, Guys!”, “Come on, Ladies”!. Since 1980 he became a member of the committee of Moscow dramatists. The same year he debuted in “Once and Twenty Years After”. Became a script-writer and hosted the first beauty contest in Moscow. In 1991 he came for the “Field of Miracles” casting and became an irreplaceable host in this TV game. This work made him tremendously popular. He was a jury member in Quick-witted High League. In 2000 he actively starred in different movies. Since 2008 he is involved in VID company projects as a producer. He starred in many well-known movies, Honored Artist of the Russian Federation, Peoples’ Artist of the Russian Federation, awarded with “Golden Ostap” Prize, TEFI, Award from the Union of Journalists and Friendship Award.