Born December 15, 1952 in the village of Ust-Kara Arkhangelsk region.
. He graduated from the Moscow Aviation Institute with a degree of "engineer-я?п?я?я?п?п?я?п?п?", then - USSR Radio and Television Directing Courses.
. A developer in the design office in the ground tracking stations in g
. Schelkovo Moscow region, was engaged in laser ranging and computer recognition of objects.
From 1980 he worked at CB Radio and Television of the USSR videoinzhenerom, editor, cinematographer, assistant director, director. He did a report for the "up to 16 and older ..." and "Peace and youth.
. From 1987 to 1990 - director of information and entertainment program "The View" The main editorial programs for youth, CB Radio and Television of the USSR.
. From 1991 - one of the founders and member of the board of directors of television "View."
. Since the autumn of 1992 - CEO of MP "TV" View "from 1995 - the general producer.
. On February 25, 1993 - Director of MOT "experiment.
. In May 1993, became the founder of physical LLP TV-theater "Vidic" (production of film, video, television).
. From December 1993 until July 1995 - Deputy Chairman RGTRK Ostankino.
. Since March 1995 - producer of the entertainment program "Name That Tune!".
. From July 1995 - General Producer of the JSC "TV" View.
. Since August 1994 - Co-Founder of JSC "Central Agency advertising" king ".
. Since October 1995 led the program "Rush Hour".
. Was the producer of "telescope".
. From August to October 23, 1998 - Independent producer of the morning block of programs "Good Morning, Russia" TV channel "Russia".
. In October 1998, was the leading analytical program "1-ya studio" on the TV channel "Russia".
. In September 1996, was approved at the role of Nicholas II in Gleb Panfilov's film "The Romanovs - Crowned family", but participation in the shooting did not take.
. Member of the Editorial Board of "The Bear".
. Speaks English.
. He has three sons and a daughter.
. Participated in the creation of original projects for state television - "Slide Show", "Ex libris", "Program - X", "Business", "Man of the Week".
. With the advent of ORT returned to the television station since 1995 - the executive producer of television and from 1996 - parallel to the host of the program "Chas Pik"
. Producer Project "Name That Tune" (ORT), "Field of Miracles" (ORT), "Star Time" (ORT), "Silver Ball" (ORT) with Vitaly Wolf, "Subject" with Yuli Gusman, author of the idea of "How was "(ORT).
. At the present time producer 30-series film "Chekhov's stories" on the 100 anniversary of the Moscow Academic Art Theater (TV-6), as well as producer of the project "attic Fruttis" (ORT) and "Looking for You" (RTR).