Born October 24, 1946 in Moscow.
Studied at the History Department of Moscow State Pedagogical Institute. V. I. Lenin, then graduated from the department editor Polygraphic Institute.
He worked as correspondent for the Moscow Vodnik "," Literary Russia ", an engineer in the Bureau for the Protection and Restoration of Monuments of Moscow region. He was deputy editor of the newspaper Moskovsky Komsomolets.
Since 1993, working on TV. One of the creators in the television company ATV information and journalistic program Vremechko, where he became the leader and one of the leading program, as well as the Deputy General Director IV channel Ostankino.
. In 1994 - writer of "Under the sign of the zodiac.
. Since 1994 - Head of the Information Service TV ATV
. Vice-President of ATV.
In 1995 created on ATV news program "for the poor" - "Ivanov. Petrov. Sidorov ...".
. Since 1995 - Deputy Director General of JSC "TV new studio."
. Since July 1997 - one of the authors of information and journalistic program Segodnyachko "on NTV.
. From September 1997 to April 1998 - writer, director and a leading publicist of "Old TV".
. From 1997 - artistic director of women's channel "She" (NTV).
. On the night of 29 to 30 March 1999 was beaten by a bully who was an officer of the Internal Troops
. In this regard, Interior Minister Sergei Stepashin brought Novozhenovu
From May 1999 - leading the program "Old TV".
From May 1999 - artistic director of "Anthropology" (NTV).
Married. He has a son and a daughter.
- Photo L. YU. Novozhenova in the archive's "Literary rock cabaret Alexei Didurova.
- Colorful photos L. YU. Novozhenova on the official website of the TV program "Segodnyachko.
- Interview L. YU. Novozhenova with the leader of the Yabloko Party T. A. Yavlinsky (NTV, the program "Old TV", 07.03.00).
- "Anchorman beat". Publication in the newspaper "Antenna" on how to L. YU. Novozhenova attacked late at night.