(biography, photos, videos) Kirill Pletnev
Kirill Pletnev: biography
Kirill Pletnev — Russian actor of theatre and cinema. The national prominence he brought to the role of the military, and the most famous paintings involving Pletnev is a «Saboteur» and «Confrontation».
Cyril was born in Kharkov, but childhood and adolescence spent in St. Petersburg. Mother Tamara Fedorovna, was a teacher-choreographer, and father Vladimir Pletnev – engineer and inventor. Cyril has a younger brother Michael. When the future actor was 13 years old, his father left the family, and more children are not met. Sons mother raised alone, trying to instill in the children a love of the sport, recorded them in various sections. Cyril in the childhood was engaged in swimming, mountaineering, Taekwondo, dancing, and up to 9-th class I studied in a special football class.
But the creative nature demanded not exercise, so Pletnev read a lot, sometimes could hold the book for 5-6 hours in a row. He was particularly fascinated by the adventure novels of Vladislav Krapivina. The boy was fond of poetry and he tried to write poetry.
The last two class Kirill graduated from the school with a theatrical bias, convincing the mother that this is the direction closer to him. His class majored in theater criticism, however, none of the classmates Pletnev didn’t follow this path. Finishing high school, a young man about her acting career didn’t even think purposefully focusing on the profession Director. In the graduating class he even wrote an essay in which he revealed his thoughts about why wouldn’t want to go on stage.
In 1996, Kirill Pletnev became a student of the St. Petersburg Academy of theatre arts, where she studied directing in the course of Vladimir Petrov. But in the third year of training, he was involved in the play, and then Pletnev realized that in acting he can realize what was originally meant to Express in directing. After graduation, Cyril collaborated with several theatres, and then moved to Moscow and joined the troupe of Dramatic theater, which was led by Armen Dzhigarkhanyan, where he worked for 3 years.
In 2012, Pletnev decided that his education is not finished, and entered the film Institute, the evening Department of the directing faculty. He debuted as a Director with short dramatic tape «6:23». His work has been honored by several film festivals, including «Stalker» and «Kinotavr».
The on-screen debut of Kirill Pletnev was the 5th season of the detective Comedy «deadly force» in which the actor appeared in the role of Bank guard in the episode «guilt Principle». Today Pletnev filmography includes more than 75 works.
The popular actor brought the military of a 4-episode drama «the Saboteur» in which he plays the role of scout Alexei Bobrikova, first Sergeant, and later was promoted to captain. Along with Pletnev on the same set worked Vladislav Galkin and Alexey Bardukov.
Likely, this painting was decisive as after it, Kirill Pletnev was mainly the role of the military, and, mostly, his character did not at first perceive us, but, having shown themselves from the best side, the character joins the team. It’s the sort of role the actor played in the military drama «Explosion at a dawn», the military series «Soldiers», the Thriller «Under a rain of bullets» and others.
To move away from the image of «the actor in uniform,» Pletnev tried in 2008, playing in the Comedy Maxim Pezhemskii «Love-carrots-2». His role of Victor Sinkova allowed him to not only show themselves in a different way, non-standard kind of bandit, but will transform into a female character that, according to Cyril, is quite difficult and very interesting for any actor.
Also Pletnev was involved in a powerful disaster movie «Metro,» which appeared on the screen in the form of a television reporter Nazimova. Actor to give the character of cynicism and indifference, learned how to behave journalists after the explosion at the airport «Domodedovo», and used the same soulless questions on the set.
The latest work of Kirill Pletnev was the historical film «Viking», filmed on the «Tale of bygone years», where the actor plays Prince Oleg Svyatoslavich. The work on the film was conducted for about 6 years, and the number of used costumes «Viking» is a leader among Russian films.
Since youth Kirill Pletnev was not deprived of the attention of the beautiful half of society. At school he was considered the most popular boy in his student years he had several vivid novels, including with a student Xenia Katalymova, with whom he nearly married. Then Pletnev had a romantic relationship with such stars of Russian cinema, as Tatiana Arntgolts and Alice Grebenshchikova.
In 2010, he married actress Lydia Melusine, whom he met on the set of the film «Looking for you». The couple had two sons – Theodore and George, but shortly after the birth of the youngest child, the couple broke up.
At the moment Kirill Pletnev lives in a civil marriage with actress Nino Ninidze, who is the daughter of people’s artist of Georgia AI Ninidze, the stars of the Soviet film «Heavenly swallows». At the end of 2015, Kirill and Nino had a son, who decided to call Alexander.
- 2004 — the Saboteur
- 2006 — the Confrontation
- 2006 — Under a rain of bullets
- 2006 — Secret weapon
- 2008 — Your stop, Madame!
- 2009 — Desantura. Nobody but us
- 2010 — Looking for you
- 2013 — novel with cocaine
- 2014 — Fort Ross: In search of adventure
- 2014 — the fallen Sky
- 2016 — Viking