Nikita Mikhalkov

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Birthday
21, 1945
Birthplace
Russia
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
21, 1945 (age 73)
Birthplace
Russia

About

Director of internationally recognized films Urga and Dark Eyes who served as head of the jury at the 46th Berlin International Film Festival.

Before Fame

He studied acting at the Moscow Art Theater and appeared in the 1964 film I Step Through Moscow.

Trivia

His 1992 film Urga was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film.

Family Life

His father Sergei Mikhalkov was a children's author.

Associated With

He was an open supporter of Russian president Vladimir Putin.