People’s Artist of the Russian Federation
Graduated from the Russian Academy of Theatre Arts in 1987 (course of L. Kasatkina and S. Kolosov), and was admitted to the Moscow Art Theatre named after M. Gorky.
From 1989 to 1990 — actress of the Moscow Theatre manage by O. Tabakov and Moscow Sovremennik Theatre-2.
Since 1991 she is working in the Moscow Art Theatre.
Played in such performances as: Women's Games (Milena), The Seagull (Nina Zarechnaya), Sanctimonious persons' Kabala (Armande Bejart de Moliere), Lesson for wives (Agnes), Lesson for husbands (Isabella), Boris Godunov ( Marina Mnishek), The Villain, or Dolphin's cry (Katya), Woe from Wit (Sophia, Lisa), The Ghosts (Regina Engstrand), Misha's anniversary (Lida), Amadeus (Constanze Weber), The Piemonte Beast (Sister Joanna), The Sacred Flame (Nurse Wayland), A little bit of tenderness (Diana), U (Sister), The Seagull (Arkadina, Masha).
Among the current works: The Golovlevs (Anninka), Make-up room (Actress C), The Wood (Ulita), The Petty Bourgeoises (Elena Krivtsov).
Acted in such films as: Moonzund, Contract of the Century and Queen Margot directed by A Muratov, Cage for Canaries directed by P. Chukhrai, The crisis of middle age directed by G. Sukachev, Male zigzag directed by Y. Rogozin, On You I trust directed by E. Tsyplakova, The first floor directed by I. Minaev, Terrorist directed by S. Razdorsky, Suspicion directed by V. Sorokin, Mechanical suite directed by D. Meskhiev, Actress directed by S. Govorukhin and many others.
Winner of international film festivals in the city of Koszalin (Poland, 1985) and The stars of tomorrow, Geneva (1990), all-Russia film awards Golden Aries (2002), Nicka (2002), Golden Eagle (2007), etc.