Acclaimed Russian ballet dancer who defected and began a career in Hollywood TV and movies.
He won the junior division of the Varna International Ballet Competition.
He played a Russian artist who dated Carrie in the last season of Sex and the City.
He had four children with former ballerina Lisa Rinehart, three daughters named Alexandra, Sofia-Luisa and Anna, and a son named Peter.
He is a widely recognized Russian ballet dancer; Galina Ulanova was another Russian prima ballerina.