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Mikhail Boyarskiy with Order of Friendship
December 26, 1949 |
Leningrad, Russia, USSR
Mikhail Sergeevich Boyarsky (Russian: Михаи́л Серге́евич Боя́рский; born December 26, 1949 in Leningrad) is a Soviet Russian actor and singer. He is best known for playing swashbucklers in historical adventure films; the role of d'Artagnan in the 1978 Soviet adaptation of Alexander Dumas' Three Musketeers elevated Boyarsky to the nationwide fame. In 1980s, he was also popular as a singer. Boyarsky is an Honored Artist of the RSFSR (1984) and a People's Artist of Russia (1990).
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He studied piano in a music school affiliated with the Conservatory. After school, Boyarsky entered Institute of Theatre Music and Cinema, finishing in 1972 and begun working in the Lensovet Theatre for Igor Vladimirov.
In the cinema, the actor made a debut in the films Bridges and The Straw Hat (1974), becoming well known in 1975 after his role in the picture Eldest Son. He found much greater popularity in the main role of Troubadour in the theatre musical The Troubadour and His Friends, with the princess played by Larissa Luppian, who soon became his wife. In 1976, he played the big bad wolf in the movie Ma-ma.
His popularity really took off in 1978 after Boyarsky starred in the musical film d'Artagnan and Three Musketeers. He starred in the film's two sequels.
With Larissa Luppian, he has a son, Sergei Boyarsky (born in 1979), and a daughter, Elizaveta Boyarskaya (born in 20 December 1985).
In March 2014 he signed a letter in support of the position of the President of Russia Vladimir Putin on Russia's military intervention in Ukraine.
Honours and awards
- Order of Merit for the Fatherland 4th class
- Order of Friendship
- Medal "In Commemoration of the 300th Anniversary of Saint Petersburg"
- People's Artist of the RSFSR
- Honoured Artist of the RSFSR
|Sherlock Holmes||(2013)||Inspector Lestrade||TV Series|
|Peter the Great: The Testament||(2011)||Dimitrie Cantemir||TV Mini-Series|
|Taras Bulba||(2009)||Moisei Shilo||Based on novel by Nikolai Gogol|
|The Return of the Musketeers, or The Treasures of Cardinal Mazarin||(2009)||d'Artagnan|
|Schastliviy||(2005)||TV mini-series ... aka Lucky|
|The Idiot||(2003)||Keller||TV mini-series|
|Plachu vperyod!||(2001)||Mikhail Raspyatov, an actor||aka ... I Pay in Advance!|
|Zal ozhidaniya||(1998)||Vitya||TV series ... aka the Waiting Room|
|Koroleva Margo||(1996)||Maurevel (Morvel)||TV series ... aka Queen Margot|
|Tayna korolevy Anny ili mushketyory 30 let spustya||(1993)||d'Artagnan||aka The Secret of Queen Anne or Musketeers Thirty Years After|
|Mushketyory 20 let spustya||(1992)||d'Artagnan||aka Musketeers Twenty Years After|
|Tartyuf||(1992)||Tartuffe||(TV) ... aka Tartuffe|
|Choknute||(1991)||Nikolai I, the Tsar||aka Crazies|
|Vivat, gardemariny!||(1991)||de Brillieu||aka Vivat, Midshipmen!|
|Don Sezar de Bazan||(1989)||Don César||(TV) aka Don César de Bazan|
|Iskusstvo zhit' v Odesse||(1989)||M. Boyarsky||aka The Art of Living in Odessa|
|Uznik zamka If||(1988)||Fernan Mondego, Count de Morcerf||aka The Count of Monte-Cristo, aka The Prisoner of If Castle|
|A Man from the Boulevard des Capucines||(1987)||Cherny (Black)|
|Gardemariny, vperyod!||(1987)||Chevalier de Brillieu||TV mini-series ... aka Midshipmen, Charge!|
|Vyshe radugi||(1986)||Alik's Dad||(TV) ... aka Above the Rainbow|
|Geroy eyo romana||(1984)||aka Hero of Her Romance|
|Lishniy bilet||(1983)||aka Extra Ticket|
|Peppi Dlinniy Chulok||(1982)||Captain Dlinniy Chulok, Peppi's father||(TV) aka Pippi Longstocking|
|Tamozhnya||(1982)||Yuri Khorunzhev||aka Customs|
|Kuda on denetsya!||(1981)|
|Nesravnennyy Nakonechnikov||(1981)||aka The Incomparable Nakonechnikov|
|Letuchiy korabl||(1979)||(voice)||aka Flying Ship|
|d'Artagnan and Three Musketeers||(1978)||D'Artagnan||TV mini-series|
|Komissiya po rassledovaniyu||(1978)||aka The Investigation Commission|
|Poka bezumstvuyet mechta||(1978)||aka While the Dream Is Raving|
|Povar i pevitsa||(1978)||(voice) Barmaleyev||aka A Cook and a Singer|
|Sobaka na sene||(1977)||Teodoro||(TV) ... aka Dog on the Hay; aka The Dog in the Manger|
|Goluboy shchenok||(1976)||Pirate (voice)||aka Blue Puppy|
|Kak Ivanushka-durachok za chudom khodil||(1976)||Konokrad||aka How Ivanushka the Fool Travelled in Search of Wonder|
|Ma-ma||(1976)||Titi Suru the Wolf||aka Mummy; aka Rock'n Roll Wolf|
|Sentimentalnyy roman||(1976)||aka Sentimental Romance|
|Novogodnie priklyucheniya Mashi i Viti||(1975)||Kot Matvey||(TV)|
|Starshiy syn||(1975)||Silva||aka Elder Son|
|Solomennaya shlyapka||(1974)||Ninardi||TV mini-series ... aka The Straw Hat (USA)|
|Truffaldino iz Bergamo||(1972)||Truffaldino (voice) (uncredited)||aka Truffaldino from Bergamo|
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