(biography, photos, videos) Sarik Andreasyan
Sarik Andreasyan: biography
15 films in 3 years – not every Director can boast of such a performance. Sarik Andreasyan maybe more than that, he’s not going to stop there.
Sarik was born August 24, 1984 in Yerevan. In the family, besides him, there are two sons. When he was 3 years old, his parents moved to Kazakhstan. There, in the Kostanaj, in the steppes and he spent his childhood. In Armenia the boy came once a year for two weeks to visit relatives.
In Kazakhstan Andreasyan entered the gymnasium with humanitarian bias in 2001, successfully graduated and decided to connect the life with journalism. He filed documents in Kostanay state University, he entered the faculty of journalism. In student’s years was fond of game in KVN, often played in the regional League. It was entrusted to choreograph for the team – he’s got it pretty well. Then Sarik Andreasyan first thought about moving to Moscow and soon got his wish.
In the capital he began to study directing at the Studio Yuri Grymov and realized that this is his calling. However, after graduation, he worked in cinema, and was engaged in advertising and music videos. Sarik has collaborated with many stars of show business, but continued to dream of large-scale projects.
His debut in cinema took place in 2006 – Sarik Andreasyan was the Director and screenwriter of the Thriller «45 inches». The project was delayed several months after the start of filming due to lack of funding.
The first failure did not break the novice Director, he spent several years looking for an interesting idea and found. In 2008, Sarik started filming the Comedy «Mugs», starring which starred the stars of KVN. The audience saw the picture in the summer of 2009 fees rentals more than covered the film’s budget. No joke, $ 5 million income in 5 times over budget.
After the success of the Comedy «Mugs» Andreasyan signed a contract with «Leopolis» and started to work on new projects. His next work was the film «Office romance. Our time.» Again success – the film grossed $ 15 million.
In the fall of 2010 Sarik Andreasyan left the «Leopolis» and founded his own company. Since that time, he started to produce their projects. During this period Andreasyan took a few more comedies, including «Pregnant» and «Anyone else Carlson». The Director was not disturbed by the attacks of critics, who called his designs vulgar, banal humor, and the plot is «Pregnant» – plagiarism. Scathing reviews of the critics did not bother the audience: «Pregnant» grossed almost $ 8.5 million. For three years, from 2010 to 2013, Sarik has made 15 films. They were all off in the car, and his company Enjoy Movies has become the most successful in Russia.
In early 2013 took place the premiere of «What men are doing». And in the summer of the same year, was named the first Director of the international project — crime drama «the Robbery-American», which starred American actors. The film was shot in New Orleans. In 2013-2014, Sarik Andreasyan produced the second international film «Astral». The plot is based on real events and tells the story of Countess Bathory. Its brilliantly played by Svetlana Khodchenkova. Among other projects the producer and Director – the sequel to the film «What men are doing!», a fantastic action game «Mafia», the romantic Comedy «Women against men».
Sarik Andreasyan is married and has a son. According to the Director, his wife Elena has no direct relationship to the cinema in education, she is a journalist.
They met in social networks, and photographs of his future wife was hiding another girl. More than a month Sarik spoke to her virtual, but the deception was revealed when he met her on the street and came over to talk. The girl was surprised when Andreasyan told her that they know each other by correspondence for over a month. And so began a relationship that later grew into a happy family.
- «Mafia: Game of survival»
- «The understudy»
- «What men are doing!»
- «Speak of the devil»
- «One more Karlosona!»
- «Friends of friends»
- «The robbery-American»