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Aleksandr Kaydanovskiy (1946–1995)

Alexandr Kajdanovsky, Russian actor, director and screenwriter, now best remembered for his work in Andrei Tarkovsky's films. Kajdanovsky left Junior High School to enroll in technical college where he was training to become a welder. Apparently a prospect of becoming a worker did not appeal to him and in 1965 he started studying acting at The ... See full bio »


(age 49) in Moscow, Russia

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 1996 Propavshaya ekspeditsiya (TV Movie)
 1995 Secrets Shared with a Stranger
 1995 Pribytiye poyezda (segment "Svadebnyy marsh")
 1994 Magic Hunter
 1993 El aliento del diablo
 1992 Listopad
 1987 Desyat negrityat
Captain Philip Lombard
 1985 Atsiprasau
 1985 Dva bileta v Indiyu (TV Short) (voice)
 1982 Faktas
 1981 I s vami snova ya... (TV Movie)
 1980 Rafferty (TV Movie)
 1980 Spasatel
 1980 Povorot
 1979 Stalker
 1979 Telokhranitel
 1978 Test pilota Pirxa
Tom Nowak (as Aleksandr Kajdanowski)
 1977 Zolotaya rechka
 1974 Igrok
 1973 Krakh inzhenera Garina (TV Mini-Series)
 1972 Chetvyortyy
 1972 Pyatnadtsataya vesna
Messenger (as A. Kajdanovsky)
 1972 Shantazh (TV Movie)
 1972 Matematik i chyort (Short)
Chert (as A.Kaydanovskiy)
 1971 Pervaya lyubov (TV Movie)
 1971 Sobaka Baskerviley (TV Movie)
Jack Stapleton
 1970 Spokoynyy den v kontse voyny (Short)
 1967 Anna Karenina (as A. Kajdanovsky)
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Alternate Names:

A.Kaydanovskiy | A. Kajdanovsky | Aleksandr Kajdanowski


5' 9" (1.75 m)

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Friend of Sergei Parajanov and Andrei Tarkovsky. They all are portrayed in Mikhail Vartanov's Parajanov: The Last Spring (1992). See more »

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