Biography of Vladimir Konkin
Childhood, adolescenceVladimir Konkin appeared in the city of Saratov. His father was a railroad worker, he worked on the Volga railway.
Parents took care of the good education of Volodya. Due to a heart defect, he had an exemption from physical education and labor at school. All this free time parents and Vladimir devoted to campaigns in museums and theaters. Back in school, Volodya studied at the theater studio Natalia Sukhostav. After graduating from school, Vladimir immediately got into the Saratov Theater School named after I. Slonov on the acting course of Dmitry Lyadov.
Vladimir Konkin in his youth
Vladimir Konkin's acting careerIn early 1972, Vladimir Konkin successfully completed his studies at the drama school, and began working at the Kharkov Youth Theater. Later, in 1973, he moved to the Academic Theater of the Moscow City Council, where he worked quite a bit - for about a year. And since 1974, Vladimir became an actor film studios them. Dovzhenko.
I did not have to wait long for success - the very first role of Vladimir Konkin in the movie (Pavel Korchagin in the film N.Mashchenko "How the Steel Was Hardened") overnight brought the young actor all-Union fame and official recognition of merit (in 1974, the actor was awarded the Lenin Komsomol Prize). The kinogeroy Pavka performed by Vladimir differed from other screen Korchagins with unprecedented lyricism, intelligence, romance.
On Konkina just struck a mass of proposals from many directors. But, as is often the case, no one wanted to see something new in the actor - everyone tried to exploit the once successfully found type. Therefore, Vladimir refused many offers, but he did not remain without work.
Vladimir Konkin was a sought-after actor
Conkin, who did not go through the army due to illness, on the contrary, often had to play the role of the army. We can say that they became one of his most successful works. One of them - ml. Lieutenant Suslin in the movie L. Bykov "Aty-baty, the soldiers were walking ...". Konkin's hero is lyrical and intelligent, but at the same time endowed with a certain amount of comic.
Another rise in popularity of the actor had a chance to survive in 1979, playing the legendary Volodya Sharapov with the director Stanislav Govorukhin. And today, “The meeting place cannot be changed” has not lost its relevance, and the history of the fearless detectives of MUR is still shown on all TV channels of the country with enviable periodicity.
V.Konkin - I will wake up again (V.Volkov)
Vladimir Konkin continued to act in films. With his screen work, he proved himself capable of reincarnating into any hero. The works in the paintings of Vyacheslav Nikiforov became extremely interesting in this respect. For example, in the film “Fathers and Sons,” Vladimir played Arkady Kirsanov. He managed to make the right emphasis on the tragedy of a withering nobility, and in another film, The Noble Robber Vladimir Dubrovsky, managed to brilliantly play the pointed role of Shabashkina. His hero Dr. Robinson in the film "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn" by S. Govorukhin became an episodic but memorable work.
Once again, Vladimir Konkin changed jobs in 1988. He moved to the theater studio E. Radomyshlenskogo. Constantly changing one theater to another actor was pushing the incessant search for diversity. Having played here until 1991, Vladimir Konkin moved to the Vernissage Theater. There, along with acting, he tried to engage in directing. In early 1995, he joined the Taganka Actors Commonwealth troupe, where he brilliantly played Zakhara Bardin in the play Enemies based on the Gorky play.
Vladimir Konkin is now rarely in films
Today, Vladimir Konkin rarely makes films. But still, from time to time he pleases fans with new works. For example, in 2001, he played in the film "The Romanovs - Crowned Family" by Colonel Kobylyansky.
In 2004, Konkin played two completely diverse roles. In the serial Time of the Cruel, directed by V. Plotkin, he played the presidential aide. The actor himself said that this hero is such a bad person, even if he is intelligent, but he is corrupt to the bone. In the picture I. Talpy "Sarmat" Konkin played investigator Fedulov. The actor himself admitted that for him this role was partly a continuation of Sharapova. Vladimir Konkin voiced foreign films, takes part in the re-sounding of many Soviet cartoons. At one time, ORT was in charge of the “Home Library” program.
Vladimir Konkin. Interview
Personal life of Vladimir KonkinWife - Alla Konkina. They have lived together for 39 years. But on March 31, 2010 Alla passed away from cancer.Remembering her, Vladimir said that even in her youth they decided that Alla would not work. She wanted to love her husband and raise children. And she kept her word.
Sons, twins Yaroslav and Svyatoslav, became artists-restorers. The daughter Sofyushka is growing. While she is studying in the music school playing the piano and in the Orthodox gymnasium.