- When he was just 10 years old, his father died and his mother had to work all day to support the family.
- An accidental encounter with an assistant director led to his role in Ogonki (1972).
- Served in the army before studying at GITIS.
- In the movie Petrovich (2017), plays a couple with his real wife Anna Legchilova.
- Has appeared in Ch. P. rayonnogo masshtaba (1988), Goryachev i drugie and Barkhanov i ego telokhranitel (1996).