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Nikolai Plotnikov (1897–1979)

Nikolai Plotnikov was a Russian actor and director at Vakhtangov Theatre in Moscow. He was born Nikolai Sergeyevich Plotnikov on November 5, 1897, in Vyazma, Smolensk province, Russian Empire (now Vyazma, Russia). His father, Sergei Plotnikov, was a barber, his mother was a homemaker. In 1910, when Plotnikov was 12, his mother died and he was sent ... See full bio »

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Known For

Nine Days of One Year
Nine Days of One Year Professor Sintsov
Tvoy sovremennik
Tvoy sovremennik Professor Nitochkyn
Ivan Pavlov
Ivan Pavlov Nikodin Vasilyevich
Chayka Piotr Sorin


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 1968 Tvoy sovremennik
Professor Nitochkyn
 1962 Nine Days of One Year
Professor Sintsov (as N. Plotnikov)
 1959 Tri rasskaza Chekhova
Aliakin (segment "Vanka")
 1950 The Fall of Berlin
General Brauchitsch
 1949 Ivan Pavlov
Nikodin Vasilyevich
 1947 Maryte
Maryte's father
 1946 Belyy klyk
Handsome Smith, the bar owner (as P. Plotnikov)
 1946 The Vow
Grandfather Stepan Ermilov (as N. Plotnikov)
 1944 Marriage
The Best Man
 1940 Gorky 3: My Universities
 1939 Lenin in 1918
Kulak from Tamborsk
 1939 On His Own
Zhikaryov, icon painter
 1939 The Oppenheim Family
Dr. Edgar Oppenheim
 1937 The Lonely White Sail
The Plainclothes Agent of the Tsar
 1937 Zori Parizha
General Dombrovsky
 1936 Pokolenie pobediteley
Stepan Klimov
 1933 Grain

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Alternate Names:

N. Plotnikov | P. Plotnikov

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