Mikhail Gorevoy

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Mikhail Gorevoy
Горевой Михаил.jpg
Mikhail Gorevoy, 2010
Born Mikhail Vitalievich Gorevoy
(1965-05-19) 19 May 1965 (age 52)
Alma mater Moscow Art Theater
Occupation Actor, director, teacher
Years active 1988

Mikhail Vitalievich Gorevoy (Russian: Михаил Витальевич Горевой; born 19 May 1965), sometimes credited as Michael Gor, is a Soviet and Russian actor, best known internationally for playing Vladimir Popov in the James Bond film Die Another Day. He also played the role of Ivan Alexandrovich Schischkin in Bridge of Spies.

Early life[edit]

Gorevoy was born in Moscow, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union. He graduated with honors from the Moscow Art Theater School in 1987, and began his acting career in theater at the Sovremennik Theatre.[1]


His film debut was in the 1988 Russian film Shag.[2] He traveled to the United States in 1992, living in New York City and Boston, where he worked various jobs including teaching the Stanislavski method. Gorevoy returned to Russia in 1996 and established his own theater. He continues to act in film.[1]

Personal life[edit]

Gorevoy has one son, Dmitriy, who is also an actor.



  1. ^ a b Горевой М.В.: Биография (in Russian). Retrieved 1 December 2011. 
  2. ^ Горевой М.В.: Фильморафия (in Russian). Retrieved 1 December 2011. 

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