Born December 18, 1957 in Kursk in a family of engineers, studied at the School of Music.
In 1973 he arrived in Moscow on vacation and caught the eye of assistant director, Vladimir Rogov, thus played a central role in the film "Young's Northern Fleet".
After graduating in 1975, the school he tried to enter the creative universities in Moscow, but neither one of them did not have. As a result, Igor Sklar
was among the students of the Leningrad Institute of Theater, Music and Cinematography, in the course of Lev Dodin. After graduating in 1979 LGITMiK, Igor Sklar
worked for one season in the Tomsk TYuZe, then returned to the Kursk, served in the Army.
Since 1983, the actor Leningrad Maly Drama Theater.
In the movie actor made his debut in the musical film directed by Nicholas Kowalski "Only in the music hall, and then starred in the film" Take care of women ", which had success with songs Yuri Antonov. But fame came to a young artist with the release in 1984 on the screens of movie musical Karen Shakhnazarov "We're from jazz", in which Sklar
played the role of jazz musician Bones Ivanova. This film audience greeted very warmly, and Igor Sklar
soon became popular - in fact in the same year appeared a few more pictures with the actor. And when he sang "Komarovo" - one of the first hits and. Nikolaveva - that his status could be called a truly stellar.
At the same time, Igor Sklar
worked a lot in the theater - Lev Dodin at the Maly Drama: on account of his leading roles in "Possessed" by F.M. Dostoevsky in "Brothers and Sisters" and "House" on F. Abramov, in "Lord of the Flies William Golding," Mumu "And on. Turgenev. On the wave of success in the second half of the 80-ies the actor starred in many films of various genres, . but although in the 90 Sklar
has appeared in the film is less, . but the actor performing skills has increased markedly, . evidenced by award-winning film festival part of the Open Russia's Sergei Kozhina Sergei Aranovich from the movie "Year of the Dog" (1994),
In 1998, Igor Sklar
played the leading male role in the film Alla Surikova Children Monday ".
- Brief biography and. B. Sklyar in the section "Universal Encyclopaedia" on megaportals "Cyril and Methodius".
- Page I. B. Sklyar in the "Encyclopedia of Film" on megaportals "Cyril and Methodius". Curriculum Vitae, filmography (17 films with annotations), portrait, pictures from movies.
- Brief biography and filmography and. B. Sklyar portal "Culture of Russia".