Urgant in Tbilisi
April 16, 1978 |
Leningrad, Russian SFSR, USSR
|Years active||Since 1999|
Ivan Andreevich Urgant (Russian: Ива́н Андре́евич У́ргант), (born 16 April 1978) is a Russian television personality, presenter, actor and musician. Since 2012, he has hosted Evening Urgant, Russia's first Western-style late-night talk show.
Ivan also judged KVN games several times.
In 2007, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2014 Ivan Urgant was awarded TEFI.
In 2012 Ivan released his first solo album called "Estrada" under the name Grisha Urgant.
Urgant has hosted various TV shows, including:
- Petersburg Courier (Petersburg - Channel 5, 1999)
- Big Movie (MTV Russia, 2001)
- Cheerful Morning (MTV Russia, 2001–2002)
- Total Show (MTV Russia, 2002)
- Expresso (MTV Russia, 2002–2004)
- People's Artist (RTR, 2003–2004)
- Pyramid (RTR, 2004)
- Great Premiere (Channel One, 2005)
- Spring with Ivan Urgant (Channel One, 2006)
- Gusto (Channel One; 2006–present)
- Circus With Stars (Channel One, 2007)
- Stenka na stenku (Showdown) (Channel One, 2007–2008)
- Big Difference (Channel One, 2008–2012)
- Circus (Channel One, 2008)
- Single-storey America (Channel One, 2008)
- Prozhektorperiskhilton (Channel One, 2008–2012)
- Tour de France (Channel One, 2011)
- Evening Urgant (Channel One; 2012 - present)
- Their Italia (Channel One; 2012)
- The German Puzzle (Channel One; 2013)