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Sofiya Pilyavskaya (1911–2000)

Sofya Stanislavovna Pilyavskaya spent practically all of her life, from 1928 to 2000, working in the famed Moscow Artistic Academic Theatre. There she met her husband, the actor Nikolai Dorohin who died in 1954 of a heart attack. She never remarried. A student of K.S. Stanislavsky and V.E. Nemirovich-Danchenko, she brought to stage and screen her ... See full bio »


(age 88) in Moscow, Russia

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Known For

Pokrov Gates
Pokrov Gates Alisa Vitalyevna
Four Winds of Heaven
Vsyo ostayotsya lyudyam
Vsyo ostayotsya lyudyam Natalya Dmitrievna, Dronov's wife
Serebristaya pyl
Serebristaya pyl Doris Steal


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 1983 Pokrov Gates (TV Movie)
Alisa Vitalyevna
 1976 Sibir (TV Mini-Series)
Frau Bauer
 1975 Goryanka
Vera Vasilyevna
 1973 The Siberian Woman
Lidiya Odintsova
 1970 Boyan Chonos (TV Movie)
 1969 The Living Corpse
Anna Dmitrievna Karenina
 1968 Pryamaya liniya
 1968 Dozhivem do ponedelnika
 1968 Portret Doriana Greya (TV Movie)
Lady Narborough
 1967 Anna Karenina
Grafina Vronskaya (as S. Pilyavskaya)
 1967 Starshaya sestra (as S. Pilyavskaya)
 1967 Hero of Our Time
Old Woman
 1966 Druzya i gody
 1965 Svet dalyokoy zvezdy
Xenia Petrovna
 1963 Vsyo ostayotsya lyudyam
Natalya Dmitrievna, Dronov's wife
 1957 Shtorm
 1953 Anna Karenina
Ambassador's wife (as S. Pilyavskaya)
 1953 Serebristaya pyl
Doris Steal
 1950 Zagovor obrechyonnykh
Khristina Padera (as S. Pilyavskaya)

Personal Details

Other Works:

She acted in Nikolai Gogol and Mikhail Bulgakov's play, "Dead Souls," in a Moscow Art Theatre Company production at the Aldwych Theatre in London, England with Vladimir V. Belokourov, Mikhail M. Yanshin, Y.Victor Stanitsin, Grigori G. Konski, Aleksandr V. Zhiltsov, I.M. Rayevsky, Boris A. Smirnov, Aleksandr M. Komissarov, Mark ... See more »

Alternate Names:

S.S. Pilyavskaya | S. Pilyavskaya

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