(biography, photos, videos) Elena Skorokhodova
Elena Skorokhodova: biography
Elena Skorokhodova — the Russian actress of cinema and theatre, writer, playwright, broadcaster. To most viewers it is familiar in such films as «Lonely provided hostel», «Big difference,» «Happy, Zhenya!».
Elena was born in Moscow in a family of very highly educated people. Her parents were mathematicians. And father Dmitry Gromov was the chief cryptographer of the identification system of Russia «friend or foe». For the defense industry worked and the mother Galina. The girl also showed a keen interest in mathematics, although she studied at a language school Romain Rolland, where the selected lessons were taught in French.
In addition to exact Sciences chief passion of Skorohodova for a long time was figure skating. She studied with the famous teacher Elena Anatolievna Tchaikovsky and reached a high level, passing the standards of master of sports of the USSR. By the way, thanks to figure skating Elena first came to the set.
After school she planned to go to the mathematical faculty of the MSU, but College theater gave her the opportunity to continue playing sports, so she entered the Higher theatre school named after Boris Shchukin. And acting more and more attracted to Skorokhodov. After high school, Elena was in the troupe of the Moscow drama theatre named after A. S. Pushkin, began actively to act in films and on TV runs a programme of rhythmic gymnastics.
For the first time on the screen Elena Skorokhodova, appeared in the documentary «Ice fantasy», which in 1975 was directed by Vladimir Konovalov. In this film it was told about the training of Soviet figure skating for the upcoming Olympic games.
In adulthood, she first played in feature films in 1981 in the drama production «a Joke?!..». Then the actress starred with Natalia Gundareva and Alexander Mikhailov in the Comedy «Lonely the hostel», Elena Tsyplakova in the melodrama «Happy, Zhenya!», Mikhail Pugovkin in the family musical «Evil Sunday», with Vladimir Menshov and Alexander by Pankratov-Black in the Comedy «Where is nofelet?».
In the 90s, Helena has starred mostly in comedies: «On Taganke walking tanks», «New Odeon», «Blaise». And in a humorous film Anatoly Aramyan «Womanizer» she had to portray… a black woman! By the way, in the same period, Skorokhodov’s double-starred in the Hollywood movie – action movie «Mad dog Coll» and crime drama «kill the Dutchman.»
But after 1993, the actress leaves her and returns to the movie only at the beginning of the 21st century. She participated in the creation of such television series as «the Kid in milk», «On the corner near the Patriarchal», «viola Tarakanova. In the world of criminal passions». Dabbled Elena Skorokhodova as a screenwriter. According to her plan was filmed the romantic film «the friendship» and then there is romance «Big difference» in which the actress herself has played a major role.
With her first husband, actor Vladimir Vinogradov, Elena Skorokhodova met during the filming of the picture «Happy, Zhenya!», and after some time he came to the Pushkin theater. Vladimir was two years younger and at first not too attracted to Elena. But then she realized that this guy she was interested, and as a result marry him. However, the marriage was short-lived, and the couple parted ways, retaining warm friendships.
After the dismissal of Vladimir Vinogradov from the theater in his place came another actor, Andrey Tashkov, the son of famous film Director Yevgeny Tashkov. Andrew at that time was heavily dependent on alcohol. Skorokhodov was trying to help him get rid of this scourge, drove to Church, kept from socializing with friends-alcoholics. It was on this ground was born of their relationship, and the actors got married.
To this marriage was born the only son of Elena, whom she called Ivan. But this marriage was not eternal, despite the fact that the couple married in a Church, and for Skorohodova, which is a deeply religious man, the sacrament means very much. Because of the treachery of Andrew Tashkova Elena Root, was issued a divorce. More actress married not out.
- 1981 — a Joke?!..
- 1983 — offered for singles
- 1984 — Happy, Eugene!
- 1985 — Malicious Sunday
- 1987 — Where is the nofelet?
- 1987 — Looking for another life
- 1990 — Womanizer
- 2008 — a Big difference
- 2010 — Wife
- 2013 — Wanted-2