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Valery Degtyar: biography
Valery Degtyar — actor, well known to Saint-Petersburg theatre lovers. He also starred in many movies and has many prominent roles in various films such as «Gregory R.», «the snow maiden» and «All began in Harbin». For contribution to Russian art in 2003, he was awarded the title people’s artist of the Russian Federation. Born Valery Degtyar in the Northern capital in 1955, where he spent his childhood and youth.
Biography Valeria Dagmara could have turned out quite differently, as a teenager, he dreamed of a very different way. The boy worked hard in the sports section and wanted to be solely a football player. But when Valerie was in high school, they school passed his age who knew how to play the guitar, attracted the attention of all the girls and respected guys. Here’s the boy and said Degtyar, so you need to become an actor. And Valery unexpectedly he applied to theater school.
He actually was not prepared, so after the second round was refused, but later too many guys failed the third test, Valeria Dagmara called again and finally he entered the Leningrad state Institute of theatre, music and cinema, graduating in 1977. In the same year, the newly minted actor first in films, but in General he was much more interested in theater, so he focused on Theater name. F. Komissarzhevskaya. Exactly 20 years later actor Valery Degtyar moved to the Bolshoi drama theatre named after Tovstonogov, which is still.
Interestingly, in the theatre Valery Degtyar received the fame of the extraordinary artist. It is usually considered that the actors are fighting for every important role. However, Valery Aleksandrovich maybe after the first rehearsals to approach the Director and to abandon even the main role, if it considers that it does not develop his professional skills. In addition to theater and movies Valery Degtyar dabbled as a TV presenter. On the channel «Culture» it represented a series of informative programs «Petersburg: time and place». In them the actor showed the relationship of different eras with different architectural buildings or historical figures.
After theatre Institute actor not only got the troupe, but also began to act in films. Filmography of Valery Degtyar immediately was filled with several films, including the melodrama «love Confession» youth and film «To whom flew singing Kenar…», but mostly to Valery Degtyar received a small role.
Although sometimes the character actor appeared on screen for just a moment, the Directors taught him how to tune in to the episodes as well as the main roles. Especially succeeded the famous Creator of movies Ilya Averbakh. More remarkable works of the artist began to come to the audience already in the XXI century. He starred in the detective series «the Agency «Golden bullet», the melodrama «another’s person», the psychological picture of the «Execute not pardon,» family history «Mother and stepmother», the social drama «the snow maiden».
Very often Degtyar roles of officers. In this way he appeared in the historical film «All began in Harbin» crime tape «Realtor», a police TV series «PPP». And do «senior» straps Valery got in the historical drama «Gregory R.» where he played the role of Emperor Nicholas II, in which a Trustee was Grigory Rasputin.
About the backstage life of an actor not much is known. Wife Valery Degtyar chose from their environment. Elena Yarema is also the actress of the Bolshoi drama theatre. They lived together for many years and so know each other, know the strengths and weaknesses of the man she loved. Was born the only daughter of actors Nicole. She, unlike other children of star parents, in their footsteps did not go though and starred with father in TV series «Opera. Chronicles of lethal Department». Now she chose the path of a scholar and conducts tours, including in English.
Speaking about his personal life, Valery Degtyar also remembers his great love of literature. He reads a lot, especially Russian classics – Vladimir Nabokov, Andrei Bitov, classic play. But Fyodor Dostoevsky and modern authors Valery is not respected. It is also worth adding that, despite his age, Degtyar has not forgotten his children’s fascination with football, so still takes part in the traditional annual football matches between teams of actors of the Bolshoi drama theater and the newspaper «Evening St.-Petersburg».
- 2002 — the Agency «Golden bullet»
- 2003 — Alien face
- 2007 — Execute not pardon
- 2012 — Mother-and-stepmother
- 2013 — the Equation of love
- 2013 — the Cure against fear
- 2013 — it All started in Harbin
- 2014 — the snow maiden
- 2014 — Gregory R.
- 2015 — the Battalion