74 Notable alumni of
Russian State Institute of Performing Arts

Russian State Institute of Performing Arts is 114th in the world, 36th in Europe, and 3rd in Russia by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 74 notable alumni from Russian State Institute of Performing Arts sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Dmitriy Nagiev

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    Dmitriy Nagiev
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1967-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    actormusicianradio personalitysingerdisc jockey
    Biography

    Dmitry Vladimirovich Nagiyev is a Russian actor, TV-host, musician, showman and radio host. In 1991, graduated from the Leningrad State Institute Of Theater, Music And Cinematography.

  2. Danila Kozlovsky

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    Danila Kozlovsky
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1985-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    modelstage actorfilm actoractorfilm director
    Biography

    Danila Valeryevich Kozlovsky is a Russian actor and director.

  3. Konstantin Khabensky

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    Konstantin Khabensky
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1972-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    actorstage actorfilm actorpublic figuresinger
    Biography

    Konstantin Yurievich Khabensky, PAR is a Russian actor of stage and film, director and philanthropist.

  4. Ivan Urgant

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    Ivan Urgant
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1978-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    actortelevision presenterpresentersingerguitarist
    Biography

    Ivan Andreevich Urgant (Russian: Ива́н Андре́евич У́ргант; (born 16 April 1978) is a Russian television host, presenter, actor, musician and producer. His best known roles in film are Boris in the Yolki series and as Danila in Lucky Trouble. Since 2012 he has hosted Evening Urgant, a late-night talk show. According to the 2008 and 2011 surveys, Urgant is Russia's most popular TV presenter.

  5. Mikhail Boyarsky

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    Mikhail Boyarsky
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1949-.. (age 72)
    Enrolled in Russian State Institute of Performing Arts
    Studied in 1972
    Occupations
    singerstage actorfilm actorpresenterguitarist
    Biography

    Mikhail Sergeevich Boyarsky is a Soviet and Russian actor and singer. He is best known for playing swashbucklers in historical adventure films; the role of d'Artagnan in the 1978 Soviet adaptation of Alexander Dumas' Three Musketeers elevated Boyarsky to the nationwide fame. In the 1980s, he was also popular as a singer. Boyarsky is an Honored Artist of the RSFSR (1984) and a People’s Artist of the RSFSR (1990).

  6. Larisa Guzeyeva

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    Larisa Guzeyeva
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1959-.. (age 62)
    Enrolled in Russian State Institute of Performing Arts
    Studied in 1984
    Occupations
    actortelevision presenterpresenter
    Biography

    Larisa Andreyevna Guzeyeva is a Soviet and Russian theater and film actress and television host. She is a Meritorious Artist of Russia and honored artist of the Russian Federation in 1994. She is a member of the public organization "Union of Cinematographers of the Russian Federation". She was awarded the Order of Friendship of the Russian Federation in 2011.

  7. Zarifa Pashaevna Mgoyan

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    Zarifa Pashaevna Mgoyan
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1983-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    singeractorpublic figure
    Biography

    Zarifa Pashaevna Mgoyan, known as Zara (За́ра), is a Russian pop singer, actress and social activist. She was awarded the title Honored Artist of the Russian Federation in 2016.

  8. Kseniya Rappoport

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    Kseniya Rappoport
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1974-.. (age 47)
    Enrolled in Russian State Institute of Performing Arts
    Studied in 2000
    Occupations
    actorstage actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Kseniya Aleksandrovna Rappoport is a Russian actress. She graduated in 2000 from Saint Petersburg Academy of Theatrical Arts and was immediately invited to join the Maly Drama Theatre. She played Nina Zarechnaya in The Seagull, Elena in Uncle Vania, and Sonia in La doppia ora.

  9. Elizaveta Boyarskaya

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    Elizaveta Boyarskaya
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1985-.. (age 36)
    Enrolled in Russian State Institute of Performing Arts
    Studied in 2007
    Occupations
    actor
    Biography

    Elizaveta Mikhailovna Boyarskaya is a Russian theater and film actress.

  10. Anna Kovalchuk

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    Anna Kovalchuk
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1977-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    stage actor
    Biography

    Anna Leonidovna Kovalchuk is a Russian actress. The winner of the prize for the presentation of the image of "good character" in the international legal Festival "Law and Society" for the title role in the television series Secrets of Investigation.

  11. Emmanuil Vitorgan

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    Emmanuil Vitorgan
    Born in
    Azerbaijan Flag Azerbaijan
    Years
    1939-.. (age 82)
    Enrolled in Russian State Institute of Performing Arts
    Studied in 1961
    Occupations
    actor
    Biography

    Emmanuil Gedeonovich Vitorgan is a Soviet, Russian film and theater actor, Honored Artist of the RSFSR (1990). People's Artist of Russia (1998). He acted in over a hundred films.

  12. Marina Neyolova

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    Marina Neyolova
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1947-.. (age 74)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Marina Mstislavovna Neyolova is a Soviet and Russian film and theater actress. She has appeared in 37 films since 1969. People's Artist of the RSFSR (1987).

  13. Kirill Pletnev

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    Kirill Pletnev
    Born in
    Ukraine Flag Ukraine
    Years
    1979-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actorfilm directorfilm producerfilm editor
    Biography

    Kirill Vladimirovich Pletnyov is a Russian theater and film actor, film director, screenwriter, producer. Winner of the Sochi Open Russian Film Festival (2015) and Golden Eagle Award (2017).

  14. Egor Druzhinin

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    Egor Druzhinin
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1972-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    actorchoreographertheatrical directorfilm directortelevision presenter
    Biography

    Egor Vladislavovich Druzhinin is а Russian actor, film director and choreographer. Laureate of the Golden Mask.

  15. Arkady Raikin

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    Arkady Raikin
    Born in
    Latvia Flag Latvia
    Years
    1911-1987 (aged 76)
    Enrolled in Russian State Institute of Performing Arts
    Studied in 1935
    Occupations
    film directoractorconferenciertheatrical directorcomedian
    Biography

    Arkady Isaakovich Raikin was a Soviet stand-up comedian, theater and film actor, and stage director. He led the school of Soviet and Russian humorists for about half a century.

  16. Igor Sklyar

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    Igor Sklyar
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1957-.. (age 64)
    Enrolled in Russian State Institute of Performing Arts
    Studied in 1979
    Occupations
    actorsingerguitarist
    Biography

    Igor Borisovich Sklyar is a Russian actor and singer. He has appeared in over 30 films since 1974. He starred in the 1994 film, The Year of the Dog, which won the Silver Bear for an outstanding artistic contribution at the 44th Berlin International Film Festival.

  17. Ville Haapasalo

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    Ville Haapasalo
    Born in
    Finland Flag Finland
    Years
    1972-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    actorpresenter
    Biography

    Ville Juhana Haapasalo is a Finnish stage and film actor who has worked in Finland and Russia. His acting career started in 1995, after he finished his studies in St. Petersburg. In 2003, he was honored with the State Prize of the Russian Federation for his role of Veikko in the film The Cuckoo directed by Aleksandr Rogozhkin.

  18. Georgiy Zhzhonov

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    Georgiy Zhzhonov
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1915-2005 (aged 90)
    Enrolled in Russian State Institute of Performing Arts
    Studied in 1932-1935
    Occupations
    actorliterarymemoiristprosaist
    Biography

    Georgiy Stepanovich Zhzhonov, was a Soviet actor and writer.

  19. Olga Medynich

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    Olga Medynich
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1981-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    actorimpressionistInstagram blogger
    Biography

    Olga Vladimirovna Medynich is a Russian theater and film actress.

  20. Vadim Demchog

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    Vadim Demchog
    Born in
    Estonia Flag Estonia
    Years
    1963-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    actorscreenwriterdirectorradio personalitytelevision actor
    Biography

    Vadim Viktorovich Demchog is a Russian theater and film actor, candidate of psychological sciences, teacher, creator of author projects on radio, television, the Internet and in the theater. He gained fame as a host of Frankie Show on the Silver Rain Radio. The author of more than three hundred scenarios (part in co-authorship). He is the author of five books, the creator of the concept of Self-liberating Game, which unites the theory and practice of the world theater with transpersonal psychology. Currently he directs the theatrical project Harlequinada. The most famous role of the venereologist Kupitman in the comedy series Interns. Also Vadim Demchog became the voice of the character of the animated web series Mr. Freeman. Permanent speaker of the Summer Campus of the Presidential Academy in Tatarstan.

  21. Ilya Reznik

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    Ilya Reznik
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1938-.. (age 83)
    Enrolled in Russian State Institute of Performing Arts
    Studied in 1962
    Occupations
    authorpoetwritersongwriterentrepreneur
    Biography

    Ilya Rahmielevich Reznik is a Russian poet and songwriter, People's Artist of Russia (2003). Honorary member of the Russian Academy of Arts. People's Artist of Ukraine (2013).

  22. Alexander Vasilyev

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    Alexander Vasilyev
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1969-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    singersongwritercomposerpoetsinger-songwriter
    Biography

    Alexander Georgievich Vasilyev is a singer, songwriter, and frontman of the Russian rock group "Splean". Vasilyev also released one solo album, and sometimes assisted other groups and artists.

  23. Maxim Leonidov

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    Maxim Leonidov
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1962-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actormusiciansingerpoet
    Biography

    Maxim Leonidovich Leonidov is a Soviet and Russian musician, singer, actor, songwriter and TV presenter. He is known as one of the founders and members of the beat-quartet Sekret, and subsequently as a solo artist. In 1997, he won the Golden Gramophone Award.

  24. Yuliya Aug

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    Yuliya Aug
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1970-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    actorfilm directorscreenwritertheatrical director
    Biography

    Yuliya Arturovna Aug is a Russian actress. Her film credits include The Student, Ekaterina and Leto.

  25. Vasili Merkuryev

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    Vasili Merkuryev
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1904-1978 (aged 74)
    Enrolled in Russian State Institute of Performing Arts
    Studied in 1926
    Occupations
    actortheatrical directordrama teacher
    Biography

    Vasili Vasilyevich Merkuryev was a Soviet actor, stage director and drama teacher. He was named People's Artist of the USSR in 1960.

  26. Pavel Kadochnikov

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    Pavel Kadochnikov
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1915-1988 (aged 73)
    Occupations
    actorfilm directorscreenwriterdrama teachertheatrical director
    Biography

    Pavel Petrovich Kadochnikov was a Soviet actor, film director and screenwriter. Among other notable roles he played in the film Ivan the Terrible, directed by Sergei Eisenstein. He received the Stalin Prize three times (1948, 1949, 1951), was named a People's Artist of the USSR (1979) and a Hero of Socialist Labour (1985).

  27. Nikolay Olyalin

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    Nikolay Olyalin
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1941-2009 (aged 68)
    Occupations
    actorfilm directorstage actorfilm actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Nikolay Vladimiriovich Olyalin was a Soviet-Ukrainian actor of Russian ethnicity.

  28. Viktor Bychkov

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    Viktor Bychkov
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1954-.. (age 67)
    Enrolled in Russian State Institute of Performing Arts
    Studied in 1982
    Occupations
    actorpresentertelevision presenter
    Biography

    Viktor Nikolayevich Bychkov is a Russian actor. He won a 2002 Golden Eagle Award and a 2004 State Prize of the Russian Federation.

  29. Sergei Gerasimov

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    Sergei Gerasimov
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1906-1985 (aged 79)
    Enrolled in Russian State Institute of Performing Arts
    Studied in 1928
    Occupations
    film directorscreenwriteractorfilm actorpolitician
    Biography

    Sergei Appolinarievich Gerasimov was a Soviet film director and screenwriter. The oldest film school in the world, the VGIK, bears his name.

  30. Elena Kondulainen

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    Elena Kondulainen
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1958-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    singeractor
    Biography

    Yelena Ivanovna Kondulainen is a Russian actress, Honored Artist of the Russian Federation (2002), and pop singer.

  31. Aristarkh Livanov

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    Aristarkh Livanov
    Born in
    Ukraine Flag Ukraine
    Years
    1947-.. (age 74)
    Enrolled in Russian State Institute of Performing Arts
    Studied in 1969
    Occupations
    actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Aristarkh Yevgenyevich Livanov is a Soviet and Russian film and theater actor. People's Artist of Russia (1999). The older brother of actor Igor Livanov.

  32. Sergey Rost

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    Sergey Rost
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1965-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    television presenterradio personalityactorscreenwriterpresenter
    Biography

    Sergey Rost is a Russian actor, screenwriter, television and radio.

  33. Tamara Makarova

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    Tamara Makarova
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1907-1997 (aged 90)
    Occupations
    actorscreenwriterpedagogueteacher
    Biography

    Tamara Fyodorovna Makarova was a Soviet actress. She appeared in 31 films between 1927 and 1984. She was married to the Soviet film director Sergei Gerasimov.

  34. Yelena Drapeko

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    Yelena Drapeko
    Born in
    Kazakhstan Flag Kazakhstan
    Years
    1948-.. (age 73)
    Enrolled in Russian State Institute of Performing Arts
    Studied in 1972
    Occupations
    actorpolitician
    Biography

    Yelena Grigorevna Drapeko is a Soviet and Russian theater and film actress. She has appeared in more than 30 films and television shows since 1972. She is also a member of the State Duma since 2003.

  35. Yevgeny Leonov-Gladyshev

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    Yevgeny Leonov-Gladyshev
    Born in
    Lithuania Flag Lithuania
    Years
    1954-.. (age 67)
    Enrolled in Russian State Institute of Performing Arts
    Studied in 1973
    Occupations
    actorfilm directortelevision actor
    Biography

    Yevgeny Borisovich Leonov-Gladyshev is a Soviet and Russian theater and film actor, and film director. He was awarded Honored Artist of the Russian Federation (1993). and People's Artist of the Russian Federation (2007).

  36. Nikolay Cherkasov

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    Nikolay Cherkasov
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1903-1966 (aged 63)
    Enrolled in Russian State Institute of Performing Arts
    Studied in 1926
    Occupations
    stage actorfilm actorpolitician
    Biography

    Nikolay Konstantinovich Cherkasov was a Soviet and Russian actor. People's Artist of the USSR (1947).

  37. Dmitry Astrakhan

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    Dmitry Astrakhan
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1957-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    actorfilm directortheatrical directorpresentertelevision presenter
    Biography

    Dmitry Hananovich Astrakhan is a Russian film director and actor. Honored Artist of the Russian Federation (2009).

  38. Igor Vladimirov

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    Igor Vladimirov
    Born in
    Ukraine Flag Ukraine
    Years
    1919-1999 (aged 80)
    Occupations
    actortheatrical director
    Biography

    Igor Petrovich Vladimirov was a Soviet film and theater actor, theater and film director, and teacher. People's Artist of the USSR (1978). From 1960 until his death in 1999 he was the Chief Director of the Lensoviet Theatre in Leningrad.

  39. Bruno Freindlich

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    Bruno Freindlich
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1909-2002 (aged 93)
    Enrolled in Russian State Institute of Performing Arts
    Studied in 1931-1934
    Occupations
    actor
    Biography

    Bruno Arturovich Freindlich was a Soviet and Russian actor. People's Artist of the USSR (1974). His daughter Alisa Freindlich is also a notable actress.

  40. Boris Chirkov

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    Boris Chirkov
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1901-1982 (aged 81)
    Enrolled in Russian State Institute of Performing Arts
    Studied in 1926
    Occupations
    actorpolitician
    Biography

    Boris Petrovich Chirkov was a Soviet and Russian actor and pedagogue. He appeared in 50 films between 1928 and 1975. He was awarded four Stalin Prizes: in 1941, 1947, 1949, and in 1952. People's Artist of the USSR (1950) and Hero of Socialist Labour (1975).

  41. Oleg Pogudin

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    Oleg Pogudin
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1968-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    singerguitaristtelevision actor
    Biography

    Oleg Evgenevich Pogudin is a Russian singer, TV presenter and actor. He is noted for his vocal and artistic style of interpretation of Russian romances and traditional folk songs.

  42. Mikhail Kalatozov

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    Mikhail Kalatozov
    Born in
    Georgia Flag Georgia
    Years
    1903-1973 (aged 70)
    Enrolled in Russian State Institute of Performing Arts
    Studied in 1933
    Occupations
    film directorscreenwriterdiplomatcinematographercamera operator
    Biography

    Mikhail Konstantinovich Kalatozov, born Mikheil Kalatozishvili, was a Soviet film director of Georgian origin who contributed to both Georgian and Russian cinema. He is most well known for his films The Cranes Are Flying and Soy Cuba. In 1969, he received the People's Artist of the USSR accolade. His film The Cranes Are Flying won the Palme d'Or at the 1958 Cannes Film Festival.

  43. Eugene Yelchin

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    Eugene Yelchin
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1956-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    writerchildren's writer
    Biography

    Eugene Yelchin is a Russian-American artist best known as an illustrator and writer of books for children.

  44. Sergey Martinson

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    Sergey Martinson
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1899-1984 (aged 85)
    Enrolled in Russian State Institute of Performing Arts
    Studied in 1923
    Occupations
    actor
    Biography

    Sergey Alexandrovich Martinson was a Russian eccentric comic actor, the master of pantomime, buffoonery and grotesque. He became People's Artist of the RSFSR in 1964.

  45. Zoya Buryak

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    Zoya Buryak
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1966-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    actor
    Biography

    Zoya Yurievna Buryak is a Soviet and Russian film and stage actress.

  46. Valentina Petrovna Telegina

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    Valentina Petrovna Telegina
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1915-1979 (aged 64)
    Enrolled in Russian State Institute of Performing Arts
    Studied in 1937
    Occupations
    actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Valentina Petrovna Telegina was a Soviet and Russian actress.

  47. Stevo Žigon

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    Stevo Žigon
    Born in
    Slovenia Flag Slovenia
    Years
    1926-2005 (aged 79)
    Occupations
    actorstage actorfilm actorwritertelevision actor
    Biography

    Štefan "Stevo" Žigon was a Slovenian and Serbian actor, theatre director, and writer.

  48. Aleksey Devotchenko

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    Aleksey Devotchenko
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1965-2014 (aged 49)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Alexei Valerievich Devotchenko was a Russian actor and activist.

  49. Yuri Tolubeyev

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    Yuri Tolubeyev
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1906-1979 (aged 73)
    Enrolled in Russian State Institute of Performing Arts
    Studied in 1929
    Occupations
    actor
    Biography

    Yuri Vladimirovich Tolubeyev was a Soviet theatrical and cinema actor. People's Artist of the USSR (1956). Winner of the Lenin (1959) and Stalin Prize (1947). Hero of the Socialist Labour (1976).

  50. Gennady Orlov

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    Gennady Orlov
    Born in
    Ukraine Flag Ukraine
    Years
    1945-.. (age 76)
    Occupations
    journalist
    Biography

    Gennady Sergeyevich Orlov is a Russian sports journalist and a former Soviet footballer. He has lived in Leningrad since 1966 and has been a commentator since 1974. Orlov is best known for being a football commentator on Leningrad Television and, subsequently, Petersburg – Channel 5 for many years.

  51. Sergey Migitsko

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    Sergey Migitsko
    Born in
    Ukraine Flag Ukraine
    Years
    1953-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Sergey Grigorievich Migitsko is a Soviet and Russian film and theater actor, TV presenter, Honored Artist of the RSFSR (1991), People's Artist of Russia (1998).

  52. Sergey Dreyden

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    Sergey Dreyden
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1941-.. (age 80)
    Occupations
    actor
    Biography

    Sergey Simonovich Dreyden is a Russian actor and star of Alexander Sokurov's Russian Ark.

  53. Oleg Zhakov

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    Oleg Zhakov
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1905-1988 (aged 83)
    Enrolled in Russian State Institute of Performing Arts
    Studied in 1929
    Occupations
    actor
    Biography

    Oleg Petrovich Zhakov was a Russian actor. He performed in more than sixty films between 1927 up to 1988. People's Artist of USSR (1969). Winner of USSR State Prize (1971) and the Stalin Prize of the second degree (1946).

  54. Leonid Kmit

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    Leonid Kmit
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1908-1982 (aged 74)
    Enrolled in Russian State Institute of Performing Arts
    Studied in 1931
    Occupations
    actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Leonid Aleksandrovich Kmit was a Soviet and Russian actor. In 1931 he graduated from Saint Petersburg State Theatre Arts Academy (SPbGATI), where he studied in the acting class of Yevgeny Chervyakov. In 1936 he was invited to join the Russian Army Theatre's company. In 1957 he became an actor of the Screen Actors Theater in Moscow.

  55. Nikolai Simonov

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    Nikolai Simonov
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1901-1973 (aged 72)
    Enrolled in Russian State Institute of Performing Arts
    Studied in 1922-1924
    Occupations
    actortheatrical directorfilm actor
    Biography

    Nikolay Simonov was a Soviet film and stage actor. People's Artist of the USSR (1950).

  56. Irina Zarubina

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    Irina Zarubina
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1907-1976 (aged 69)
    Enrolled in Russian State Institute of Performing Arts
    Studied in 1929
    Occupations
    actor
    Biography

    Irina Petrovna Zarubina was a Soviet and Russian actress. People's Artist of the RSFSR (1951).

  57. Avdotya Panaeva

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    Avdotya Panaeva
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1819-1893 (aged 74)
    Occupations
    salonnièrewritereditor
    Biography

    Avdotya Yakovlevna Panaeva, née Bryanskaya, (August 12 [O.S. July 31] 1820 – April 11 [O.S. March 30] 1893), was a Russian novelist, short story writer, memoirist and literary salon holder. She published much of her work under the pseudonym V. Stanitsky.

  58. Yelena Alexandrovna Kuzmina

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    Yelena Alexandrovna Kuzmina
    Born in
    Georgia Flag Georgia
    Years
    1909-1979 (aged 70)
    Enrolled in Russian State Institute of Performing Arts
    Studied in 1930
    Occupations
    actor
    Biography

    Yelena Aleksandrovna Kuzmina was a Soviet actress. She appeared in 20 films between 1929 and 1978. She was the recipient of three Stalin Prizes (1946, 1948, 1951) and was named a People's Artist of Russia in 1950. Kuzmina's spouses included filmmakers Boris Barnet and Mikhail Romm. Her memoirs were published in 1989.

  59. Igor Irtenyev

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    Igor Irtenyev
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1947-.. (age 74)
    Occupations
    poet
    Biography

    Igor Moiseyevich Irtenyev is a Russian poet.

  60. Anatoly Gunitsky

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    Anatoly Gunitsky
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1953-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    writerjournalistpoetprosaistplaywright
    Biography

    Anatoly Avgustovich Gunitsky also known as George and Old Rocker (Старый рокер) is a Russian writer, journalist and poet, one of the founders of Aquarium rock group.

  61. Viktor Khokhryakov

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    Viktor Khokhryakov
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1913-1986 (aged 73)
    Enrolled in Russian State Institute of Performing Arts
    Studied in 1933
    Occupations
    actortheatrical director
    Biography

    Viktor Ivanovich Khokhryakov was a Soviet Russian film actor, theater actor and director. He played the composer Alexander Glazunov in the 1954 film Rimsky-Korsakov.

  62. Kama Ginkas

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    Kama Ginkas
    Born in
    Lithuania Flag Lithuania
    Years
    1941-.. (age 80)
    Occupations
    theatrical director
    Biography

    Kama Ginkas is a Russian and Soviet theatre director.

  63. Dimitri Isayev

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    Dimitri Isayev
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1973-.. (age 48)
    Enrolled in Russian State Institute of Performing Arts
    Studied in 1996
    Occupations
    actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Dimitri Alekseyevich Isayev is a Russian actor. He had prominent roles in film and television.

  64. Elena Shvarts

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    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1948-2010 (aged 62)
    Occupations
    poetauthortranslatorwriter
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    Elena Andreyevna Shvarts was a Russian poet.

  65. Tatyana Moskvina

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    Years
    1958-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    writer
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    Tatyana Vladimirovna Moskvina is a Russian columnist, novelist, actress, radio and TV journalist and host, leading theater and film critic.

  66. Anatoly Iksanov

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    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1952-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    theatrical directortheatre critic
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    Anatoly Gennadyevich Iksanov was the General Director of the Bolshoi Theatre of Russia between 2000 and July 2013. His successor was Vladimir Urin.

  67. Eugene Kozlovsky

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    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1946-.. (age 75)
    Enrolled in Russian State Institute of Performing Arts
    Studied in 1970
    Occupations
    journalistwriterplaywrightscreenwritertheatrical director
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    Yevgeni Antonovich Kozlovsky is a Russian writer, journalist, theatre director and film director. He lives in Moscow.

  68. Saule Iskakova

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    Saule Iskakova
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    Years
    1972-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    singer
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    Saule Sabitovna Iskakova is a Kazakhstan-born Russian actress (voice).

  69. Mikhail Novitsky

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    Born in
    Ukraine Flag Ukraine
    Years
    1963-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    composersongwriter
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    Mikhail V. Novitsky is a Russian actor, singer/songwriter and guitarist, who fronts the rock band "SP Babai " (Saint Petersburg), which he formed in 1993 from the ashes of his first band "Avtobus". He is also the organizer of the Vladimir Vysotsky singer-songwriter festival "Lampushka" since 2001. Apart from music, he is an active member of his preservationist group "Green Wave", which he set up to protect St. Petersburg parks and lakes.

  70. Jonas Vaitkus

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    Jonas Vaitkus
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    Lithuania Flag Lithuania
    Years
    1944-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    actorfilm director
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    Jonas Vaitkus is a lecturer, theatre and film director. From 1969 to 1974 Jonas Vaitkus studied at the State Theatre, Music and Cinematography Institute of Leningrad (Saint Petersburg). From 1977 to 1988 he was the artistic director of Kaunas State (Academic) Drama Theater, and from 1989 to 1995 was the artistic director of the Lithuanian National Drama Theatre.

  71. Ognjenka Milićević

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    Years
    1927-2008 (aged 81)
    Occupations
    theatrical directorfilm director
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    Ognjenka Milićević Lukač was a Bosnian Serb director, acting professor, and theatre expert. She was a daughter of the prominent publicist and professor Nika Milićević (1897–1980). She translated dozens of works from Russian to Serbian language, she is author of the numerous essays, studies, and avocations from the theatrics, acting, and directing. She was the author and the main editor of the monographs of the Ljiljana Krstić and Petar Kralj, regarding Dobričin prsten award laureate. She was member of the managing council of the Atelje 212 Theatre, and later Yugoslav Drama Theatre. Founder and supervisor of the drama studio in the National Theater in Sarajevo, founder of Festival of monodrama and mime in Belgrade, and teacher of the Acting and History of the theater in the Faculty of the Dramatic Arts in Belgrade.

  72. Liza Morozova

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    Liza Morozova
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1973-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    painterpsychologist
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    Líza Morózova is a Russian female artist (performance art, installation art, body art), psychologist (Candidate of Sciences, PhD Level), art therapist and columnist. Participant of more than 150 international art exhibitions and biennale in 17 countries. She lives in Moscow.

  73. Lev Shekhtman

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    Lev Shekhtman
    Born in
    Ukraine Flag Ukraine
    Years
    1951-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    actorradio personalitytheatrical directorcontributing editorpresenter
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    Lev Shulimovich Shekhtman is a Russian-American theatre director and actor.

  74. Alek Rapoport

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    Alek Rapoport
    Born in
    Ukraine Flag Ukraine
    Years
    1933-1997 (aged 64)
    Occupations
    painter
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    Alek Rapoport was a Russian Nonconformist artist, art theorist and teacher.