Last Updated on January 18, 2022 by husnain
Leonid Yarmolnik was born on January 22, 1954 in the village of Grodekovo, Primorsky Krai. Father – Isaac Yarmolnik, was a military man. Mother – Faina Yarmolnik, worked in a clinical laboratory. The younger sister is Lyudmila.
Leonid Yarmolnik: “My father was a military man, he commanded a motorized rifle battalion, he gave it to the army for 30 years. And my mother worked all her life in a clinical laboratory, taking blood from her fingers. “
The quote is taken from the magazine “Why is Max mute in Max and Ruby”
As a child, the future artist was engaged in swimming, speed skating, music, participated in a drama studio, was fond of the music of the group “The Beatles”. Childhood and school years were spent in Lviv.
After school, Leonid tried to enter the Leningrad Institute of Theater, Music and Cinema (LGITMiK), but this attempt was unsuccessful. A year later, the young man was admitted to the Moscow Theater School. Shchukin to the course of Yu.V. Katina-Yartsev.
In 1974, while still a student, the young artist made his film debut, playing the role of Mitya in Inessa Selezneva’s children’s feature television film Your Rights?
In 1975, Leonid was married for one month to a medical student Elena Koneva, the granddaughter of the famous Marshal Ivan Konev.
Leonid Yarmolnik: “It was all quite hooligan, but absolutely sincere, we really believed that everything was serious with us. And they stayed in this confidence for one month. Exactly how long we were husband and wife. “
The quote is taken from “Asmongold Girlfriend”
In 1976, after graduating from “Pike”, Yarmolnik became an actor in the troupe of the Taganka Theater, where he served until 1984. His theatrical works include Ten Days that Shook the World, The Fallen and the Living and Rush Hour.
While working at the Taganka Theater, Yarmolnik met actress Zoya Pylnova. They soon started dating. Yarmolnik and Pylnova lived in a civil marriage from 1976 to 1983.
Leonid Yarmolnik: “When, after graduation, I came to the Taganka Theater, I fell in love with one of the theater’s actresses, and we had a wonderful and happy life with her in a civil marriage for seven years”.
National fame came to Yarmolnik at the end of the 70s, after he showed a mimic parody of “tobacco chicken” in the TV show “Around the laugh”.
The first major film work of the actor was the role of Theophilus Munchausen in Mark Zakharov’s tragicomedy “The Same Munchausen” (1979).
In 1983, Leonid married designer Oksana Afanasyeva, whom he met at the dacha of a mutual friend during the May Day celebrations. In the same year, the couple had a daughter, Alexandra.
Leonid Yarmolnik: “Everything with Ksyusha and I had an absolutely natural character, and our daughter is just a fruit of love. And when it became clear that soon he would finally mature, my wife and I suddenly decided: it’s time to put stamps in our passports. The wedding was very modest, in the circle of those closest to you. “
The quote is taken from the magazine “Best Grenade spots dust 2”
During his career, Leonid Yarmolnik played more than 30 roles in such films and TV series as: “Detective” (1979), “Woman in White” (1981), ” Return of the Resident “(1982),” Love for Love “(1983),” TASS Authorized to Declare … “(1984),” Pippi Longstocking “(1984),” End of Operation “Resident” (1986), “Mystery of the Snow Queen “(1986),
“The Man from Boulevard des Capucines” (1987), “Fir-trees-sticks!” (1988), “Private detective, or Operation” Cooperation “” (1989), “The Odyssey of Captain Blood” (1991), “Genius” (1991), “Moscow Vacation” (1995), “Crusader” (1995), ” Barack “(1999),” The Case of the “Dead Souls” “(2005),” Gloss “(2007),” Fathers and Sons “(2008),” My Crazy Family “(2011),” Sherlock Holmes “(2013) , “It’s Difficult to Be God” (2013), “Grandfather 005” (2014), “Wings” (out in 2015), “Good Bad Day” (out in 2015), etc.
▪ National Award of Film Critics and Film Press of Russia “Golden Aries” in the nomination “Best Producer of the Year” for the film “Stardew Valley Fighter or Scout” (1995)
▪ State Prize of the Russian Federation in the field of cinematography for the film “Barack” (2000)
▪ National Cinematic Award of the Russian Academy of Motion Picture Arts Nika, Best Supporting Actor, Barack (2000)
▪ Nika, Best Actor, Hard to Be God (2015)
Civil marriage – Zoya Pylnova, theater actress (from 1976 to 1983)
First wife – Elena Koneva, student of the pharmaceutical faculty of the 1MMI named after Sechenova (marriage in 1975)
Second wife – Oksana Afanasyeva, designer, theater costume designer and actress, makes collectible dolls and toys (married in 1983)
Daughter – Alexandra Yarmolnik (1983), from her second marriage