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Vitali Solomin (1941–2002)

Vitali Solomin was a Russian film actor, best known for his portrayal of Doctor Watson in the 1980s Soviet-Russian series about Sherlock Holmes. He was born Vitali Mefodievich Solomin on December 12, 1941, in Chita, Siberian Russia, USSR. His father, Mefodi Viktorovich, was a cellist and violinist, his mother, Zinaida Ananievna, was a mezzo-soprano... See full bio »


(age 60) in Moscow, Russia

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 2003 Casus belli
 2002 Za kulisami (TV Series)
 1998 Pan ili propal (TV Series)
Leh (1998)
 1995 Zimnyaya vishnya 3 (TV Mini-Series)
 1990 Rogonosets
 1989 Svetik
 1986 On, ona i deti (TV Movie)
 1985 Iskrenne vash...
Pasha Dobrynin
 1985 Zimnyaya vishnya
 1984 Predel vozmozhnogo (TV Mini-Series)
 1983 Polosa vezeniya (segment "Polosa vezeniya")
 1982 Pikovaya dama (TV Movie)
 1981 Silva (TV Movie)
 1980 Mortal Fight (TV Movie)
Dr. Watson
 1979 Siberiade
Nikolai Ustyuzhanin
 1979 Letuchaya mysh (TV Movie)
Dr. Falke
 1976 Malchik so shpagoy (TV Series)
Oleg Moskovkin
 1976 Vishnevii sad (TV Movie)
 1972 Vot moya derevnya (TV Movie)
 1972 Rasskazhi mne o sebe
 1971 Salyut, Mariya!
Seva Chudreyev
 1971 Dauriya
Roman Ulybin
 1970 Vperedi den'
 1967 Babye tsarstvo
Kostya Lyubentsov
 1967 Krepkiy oreshek
Ivan Groznykh
 1966 Women (as V. Solomin)
 1966 Starshaya sestra
Kirill (as V. Solomin)
 1964 Predsedatel
Valyozhin - Physician
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His performance of Dr. Watson's character is considered to be one of the best on the screen. At the same time, his partner, Vasili Livanov, is recognized for his outstanding portrayal of Sherlock Holmes. See more »

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