Distinguished Artsmaker of Russia, Distinguished Artist of Russia
He graduated from the Moscow Art Theatre School in 1982 (course of O. Efremov), and was accepted into the troupe of the Moscow Art Theatre.
Played in such performances as: Way (Alexander Ulyanov), Days of the Turbins (Alexei Turbin), The Ball by candlelight (Yeshua, Voland), Yevgeny Bazarov (Bazarov), Friends (Maxim Gorky), Ivanov (Ivanov), Woe from Wit (Chatsky), Uncle Vanya (Astrov), Three Sisters (Andrey Prosorov), Platonov (Platonov), Zero (Lame brother Milosh), The most important (Director of a provincial theatre), The Sacred Flame (Major Liconda), The Return (Presenter), etc.
Playing in performances: The New American (Sergei), Swift current river (He).
On the stage of the Moscow Art Theatre he staged such performances as: Platonov by A. Chekhov, A Cry in the handful by V. Gurkin, The Storm by A. Ostrovsky.
He has implemented multiple television projects of: Chekhov and Co, Salome (jointly with L. Pcholkin), MUR is MUR, Law and Order.
He teaches at the School of the Moscow Art Theatre since 1993. In 1999, together with his classmate R. Kozak, he scored the course as the head of the course. It was a brilliant course. Among his graduates are Sergey Lazarev, Darya Moroz, Aleksandr Ursulyak, Catherine Solomatina, that having declared themselves loudly and talent. In 2007, he released another course, whereon staged the performance Play Without a Title (Platonov), received the prize Golden list for best acting ensemble in the graduation performances. And in the same year, he scored a new course again with Roman Kozak. Since 2006 Dmitry Brusnikin is professor. In 2009 awarded the title of Distinguished Artsmaker of Russia.