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Alexander Nikitin: biography
Alexander Nikitin is Ukrainian and Russian actor who received recognition for the television series «Between us girls», «Closed school» and «the Devil from Orli».
Alexander was born in Latvia, in the small town of Skrunda, which is located in Kuldiga district. Since his father was a hereditary military, the family often changed their place of residence. When Alexander turned 12, Nikitin moved to Ukraine, where the boy graduated from high school and then joined the acting faculty of the Kharkov state Institute of arts named after Kotlyarevsky.
The first job of a new actor became the Kharkiv academic Russian drama theatre named after Pushkin, and later Alexander Nikitin worked in drama theatres of Donetsk and Kiev.
In 2009, the actor took part in the 3rd season of the popular entertainment show «Dancing for you» on TV channel «1+1». The actor is paired with dancer Catherine Trichinae fought for the dream of a little girl and eventually took second place. In the course of the show have never danced Nikitin has mastered different styles from tango to hip-hop.
Debuted on the screen Alexander Nikitin in 2001 in the melodrama «If I’m not back», and by that time he already held as a theatre actor. Two years later in his career was a very interesting job in the joint Russian-Chinese project Director Tian-Ming Wu’s «the gadfly», the film adaptation of the famous novel by Ethel Voynich, in which he tried new ways to convey the image of the protagonist.
Nikitin breakthrough in his career occurred in 2006, when he during a calendar year managed to take part in 4 films, each of which had a great success with the audience. But most fans enthusiastically embraced the role of a Russian immigrant Dmitry Ovsyannikov, who moved to France and trying to win the favor of the local nobility in the historical melodrama «the Devil from Orly. Angel from Orly.» After painting, Alexander Nikitin woke up famous.
After this success, the actor began to invite the most popular TV series. For example, he played a major Dobrogea in the sequel to the widely famous movie «Soldiers 15. A new call». Nikitin studied the psychology of an officer-ambitious and was able to combine in one character and ambitious lover of new posts with a very friendly, peaceful and charming man. Alexander also was involved in another cult TV series of its time – the «Closed school», where he played the biological father of the protagonist, showing on the screen the image of a desperate adventurer, accustomed not only to quick earnings, but also to permanent risks.
In 2013, Alexander Nikitin was invited to the Baku film Studio and starred as the third President of Azerbaijan Heydar Aliyev in the film «the simplest surname», dedicated to the 90th anniversary from the birthday of a famous politician. The actor feels honoured to play such a legendary figure. Apparently, the Director chose Alexander because he has obvious similarity with Aliyev in his younger years. The film tells about the life of Heydar Aliyev to the time of his election as first Secretary of the Azerbaijan Communist party.
Today Alexander Nikitin has played in more than 50 television and movies.
Alexander Nikitin was married twice. From his first marriage he has a son Elijah born in 1998.
In 2005 on the set of the series «the Devil from Orli» he met the actress Nadezhda Bakhtina, the star of the film «Carmelita». As the characters in the story are married, it turns out that first was played on-screen wedding, and only two years later, in 2007, Alexander led Hope down the aisle in real life. After that, the pair lived together for 5 years, but due to frequent separations, they decided to break up and in 2012 issued an official divorce.
- 2006 — the Devil from Orly. Angel from Orly
- 2008 — Heavy sand
- 2008 — Soldiers 15: New call
- 2009 — Only love
- 2011-2012 — school Closed
- 2012 — Katina love
- 2013 — Between us girls
- 2013 — Wife part-time
- 2015 — Between two fires
- 2015 — work on the bugs