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Alexander Popov: biography
Alexander Popov – Ukrainian actor, who gained recognition after the release of such TV series as «the Mongrel Lala», «Witch» and «Mistress.» In addition, in recent years, he became the lead morning show «Breakfast. Output» on the Ukrainian TV channel «1+1».
Alexander was born in the city of Komsomolsk, but soon his family moved to the capital of Ukraine. As a child, Sasha was a very athletic boy. He’s on a serious level, played football, and was fond of extreme sports. But with the dream of becoming a footballer Popov had to say goodbye in high school because of a serious injury, which put paid to the prospects to succeed in professional sport.
Gradually, the young man moved on to play KVN, and then he joined the drama club. And when Alexander Popov played hamlet in the eponymous Shakespearean production, he realized that he wanted to be a real artist. His house the choice was supported because she was young, I was fond of Amateur performances, and an older sister studied at the Variety-circus College.
Guy graduated from Kyiv national University of theatre, cinema and television named after Ivan Karpenko-Kary, after which for several years was on the stage of the Kyiv theatre for young audiences «At the limes». In television, he started with the filming of commercials for such brands as juice «Biola», the network of fast food «McDonalds» and mobile operator «Life».
Later Alexander on one of the most popular Ukrainian channels began to lead the morning program «Breakfast. The output». This experience for an artist is very useful, as very different from acting. Says Popov, although transmission also need to improvise a lot, but he was much harder to get used to television than to film set. And the main reason was the need to look at the camera, whereas in a movie from this to wean over the years.
Alexander Popov film career began in 2007 with small roles in the TV series «Stepfather», «the Former» and «the Heart wants what it wants». Then he starred in the melodrama «Native people», a family Saga «Prodigal children» and several episodes of detective story «the Return of Mukhtar». First big acting job came in the women’s drama «Two sides of the same Anna».
Popov is gradually gaining momentum. Together with Alexander Buharov he was involved in a romantic ribbon «the True story of Scarlet sails», with Valery Zolotukhin in the drama «Yefrosinya», with Sergey Strelnikov in the historical-biographical film «Chapay».
The wide popularity of the actor brought the detective television series «WASP» and this melodrama «the Mongrel Lala» in which there were several equally popular sequels.
A large role was given to Alexander in the melodrama «still you will be mine». It can also be seen in the mystical «Witch,» women’s history «When the past is ahead», the drama «the Mistress» and the sports film «I’m with you.»
Alexander Popov not yet officially married, but he has a favorite. The girl’s name is Anna Antonova, she works at the Embassy. Together with the actor lives a little hyperactive dog named Benjamin.
The actor has retained his childhood passion for extreme sports. In winter he regularly likes to snowboard, and in summer at the first opportunity opens on the Dnieper river season surfing. In addition, he enjoys motorcycling.
Popov’s main hobby is photography. He is the owner of a professional camera and actually makes a lot of professional pictures, specializing mainly on portraits of people.
- 2009 — Two sides of the same Anna
- 2010 — the True story of scarlet sails
- 2010-2013 — Euphrosyne
- 2013-2014 — OSA
- 2014 — Pooch Lala
- 2015 — still you will be mine
- 2016 — the Witch
- 2016 — When the past is ahead
- 2016 — the Mistress
- 2016 — I’m with you