(biography, photo, video) Igor Savochkin
Igor Savochkin: biography
He’s got some special beauty, even with the screen feels his masculine power and charisma. Maybe that’s why Directors so often offer Igor Savochkina to play law enforcement officials or crime bosses. And those and others out in his performance convincing.
Igor was born 14 may 1963 in the village of Saratov region. In their family were two children. Have Savochkin worked as a school teacher, in her footsteps have gone and sister. Father first worked in the Saratov regional management of culture, and then headed the newspaper «Trud».
Savochkin Jr. was not going to become an actor. He enrolled in the agricultural Institute, received the diploma of engineer and a year and a half worked in the specialty. In 1982, when Igor Savochkin was a freshman, his father recruited one drama Studio. At that time Igor has had an awkward relationship with the theater, so he flatly refused to go there. Gatherings in parks, vandalism, police – it was closer to him. And still he came, worked there for two years and was so fascinated that after compulsory engineering degree he entered the theatrical faculty of the Saratov Conservatory.
In 1991, Igor Savochkin has received the diploma about the second higher education. He was lucky – in the same year, the novice actor was invited to the capital theater «On the boards». Igor moved to Moscow, rented a friends house in Peredelkino.
In the late 90s there was a difficult time for theaters and movie – Igor watchman at the cemetery, salesman, taxi driver. The actor says that it was conquered twice. The first time he returned to Saratov and for seven years worked as an announcer on the radio «Nostalgie». The second attempt was more successful – in Savochkin have a private apartment in the capital, the prosperity, so that, as he says, is firmly established.
In the movie Igor Savochkin first appeared in 1993 in the film «the Trotsky». He played a red commander in the episode. In the same year there was another small role, and then a lull for almost 5 years.
In 1999 he was invited to the shooting of «Our 90», after which in the career of the actor once again there was a lull. Actively to act in films, he started only in 2004. Every year since then, Igor Savochkin involved in 3-4 movies and TV shows. Among the most notable roles Savochkin – Terminator in the film «Tin». Originally was supposed to star Aleksey Serebryakov, but after a few scenes, he was eliminated from the movie. Invited Savotchkina, while the hero sounded Serebryakov.
Another prominent role – they are lost in the TV series «Thunder». The actor himself calls it a favorite. Character performed by Savochkin is ambiguous, it has a light and dark side, he suffers from loneliness.
In the film «Admiral» Igor Savochkin appeared in the form of Lieutenant-General voytsekhovsky. Shooting of this movie lasted 2.5 years – the actor had to split his time between Moscow, Nizhny Novgorod and Kiev, where he starred in the film «Everything must die».
In «twist of fate. A sequel to» Savochkin played border guard Nicholas, he starred with his dog Jim. Among other interesting projects – «Zhurov», «Gangs», «owl Creek» and others.
Igor Savochkin is married to Catherine Marcolini and happy marriage. He met Kate when he was 36 years old, and it was love at first sight. She’s younger than him by 6 years. Children the couple yet.
His future wife, the actor met on the set of the film «Ours 90-e», which took place in St. Petersburg. Catherine now works as Executive producer in the company of Andrei Zvyagintsev. Before I met her in Savochkin were novels, but they were not serious. The actor admits that it is still madly in love with his wife.
In free from shooting days, he likes to be at home, to reread your favorite novels «Peter the great» and «Master and Margarita». And he wants to play Claudius, and to convince the audience that Shakespeare’s cynic is not alien to human emotions and tragedy.
- «Yolki 3»
- «Marathon «
- «Black lightning»
- «All must die»
- «Wide river»
- «The irony of fate. Continued»
- «Day Watch»