Armen Dzhigarkhanyan (1935–2020)


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Armen Dzhigarkhanyan was awarded the Armenian Republican State Prize in 1975 for "Triangle" and again in 1979 for "Snow in Mourning." He was named People's Artist of the Soviet Union in 1985. Dzhigarkhanyan began his acting career in 1955 at the Russian Stanislavsky Theatre in Yerevan, and in 1967 moved to the Lenkom Theatre in Moscow. In 1969 he ... See full bio »

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(age 85) in Moscow, Russia

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Vanished Empire Sergei's grandfather
(2008)
The Meeting Place Cannot Be Changed Karp, Gorbaty (hump-acked), head of 'Black Cat'
(1979)
(1989)

Filmography

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 2018 Lola the Living Potato (Video short) (completed)
 2018 Last Prince of Atlantis (voice)
 2015 A Warrior's Tail
Shaman Shi-Sha / Rasskazchik (voice)
 2015 Dusha shpiona
Ali
 2014 Rasplata (TV Mini Series)
Professor Bakhchinyan (as Armen Jigarkhanian)
 2014 The House in the Heart
Grandfather
 2013 12 mesyatsev
Grandad
 2013 Lyubov v SSSR
 2012 Parovozik Tishka (TV Series)
Vasilich
- Nevezuchaya astronomiya (2012) ... Vasilich
- Chego hotyat zhenshiny (2012) ... Vasilich
- Nevezuha ... Vasilich
- Kino ... Vasilich
- Samiy luchshiy tsirk ... Vasilich
 2011 Khranimye sudboy (TV Series)
Nikolay Dimitriadi (2011)
 2011 Nemets (TV Series)
Conrad Gicometti
 2011 Zolotaya rybka v gorode N
Grandfather Petya
 2011 Tovarishchi politseyskie (TV Series)
Shakhverdyan
- Episode #1.7 ... Shakhverdyan
 2010 Gamlet XXI vek
Gravedigger
 2010 Veradardz (TV Series)
- Episode #1.176 (2010) ... (as Armen Jigarkhanian)
- Episode #1.175 (2010) ... (as Armen Jigarkhanian)
- Episode #1.174 (2010) ... (as Armen Jigarkhanian)
- Episode #1.173 (2010) ... (as Armen Jigarkhanian)
- Episode #1.172 (2010) ... (as Armen Jigarkhanian)
 2010 The Edge
 2010 The Ugly Duckling
Indyuk (voice)
 2009 Yuriy Olesha po klichke 'pisatel' (Documentary)
Narrator (voice)
 2009 Akhtamar (Short)
Taxi Driver
 2009 O, Luckyman!
Grandfather of Ramiz
 2008 Moya lyubimaya vedma (TV Series)
Anatoliy (2008)
 2008 Reportery (Video)
 2008 Van Gog ne vinovat (TV Movie)
 2008 Anarak vordu veradardz
Father
 2008 Ruka na schaste
Krestnyy
 2008 The Ghost
 2008 Vanished Empire
Sergei's grandfather
 2008 Lyubov na ostrie nozha (TV Series)
 2008 The Best Movie
God's Secretary
 2008 Yarik (TV Movie)
 2007 Artisty (TV Movie)
Caucasian Salesman
 2007 Rud i Sem
Rud
 2007 Vanechka
 2007 The Crucified
Grand inquisitor
 2006 When Gods Sleep
Razhev (hippodrome director)
 2005 Zvezda epokhi (TV Mini Series)
Stalin
- Episode #1.8 (2005) ... Stalin
- Episode #1.7 (2005) ... Stalin
- Episode #1.6 (2005) ... Stalin
- Episode #1.4 (2005) ... Stalin
- Episode #1.5 (2005) ... Stalin
 2005 Adyutanty lyubvi (TV Series)
Spartak
- Episode #1.61 ... Spartak
- Episode #1.65 ... Spartak
- Episode #1.45 ... Spartak
- Episode #1.63 ... Spartak
- Episode #1.54 ... Spartak
 2005 Nechayannaya radost (TV Movie)
Vasiliy Adamovich
 2005 The Three Musketeers (TV Movie)
Captain de Treville
 2004 32 dekabrya (TV Movie)
Karen Zavenovitch
 2003 Banditskiy Peterburg: Arestant (TV Mini Series)
Gurgen
- Episode #1.7 (2003) ... Gurgen
- Episode #1.6 (2003) ... Gurgen
- Episode #1.5 (2003) ... Gurgen
- Episode #1.4 (2003) ... Gurgen
- Episode #1.3 (2003) ... Gurgen
 2001 Chasy bez strelok (TV Movie)
 2001 Choo-choo-2 (Short)
Captain (voice, uncredited)
 2000 Bandit Petersburg. Film 2. The Lawyer (TV Mini Series)
Gurgen
- Episode #1.6 (2000) ... Gurgen
- Episode #1.2 (2000) ... Gurgen
- Episode #1.4 (2000) ... Gurgen
- Episode #1.7 (2000) ... Gurgen
- Episode #1.10 (2000) ... Gurgen
 1999 Delusion (Short)
Man
 1998 Fantomagiya. Sineye nebo (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 1998 Natasa
Andrei Nikolaevich
 1998 Deti ponedelnika
Banker
 1997 Don Quixote Returns
Sancho Panza
 1997 Fantomagiya. Lyubov nezemnaya (Short)
The scientist cat / Narrator (voice, as A. Dzhigarkhanyan)
 1997 Bednaya Sasha
 1997 Shizofreniya
 1996 Revizor
Osip, his servant
 1996 Queen Margot (TV Series)
Caboche
 1996 White Feast
Stanislav the Detectiv
 1996 Line of Life
Papa
 1995 Polyphemus, Acis and Galatea (Short)
Satyr (voice)
 1995 Ubiytsa
Genrikh
 1995 Shirli-myrli
Kozyulski
 1995 American Daughter
Ardov
 1994 Anekdotiada, ili Istoriya Odessy v anekdotakh (TV Mini Series)
- Episode #1.5 (1994)
- Episode #1.4 (1994)
- Episode #1.3 (1994)
- Episode #1.2 (1994)
- Episode #1.1 (1994)
 1994 The Wizard of the Emerald City (uncredited)
 1994 Verjin kayan (as Armen Jigarkhanyan)
 1994 Candide
 1993 Alfons
 1993 Rytsar Kennet
 1993 Sny
Doctor
 1993 Raskol (TV Series)
 1992 Besy
 1992 Help Me
 1992 Katka i Shiz
Ignatyev
 1992 Kazino
 1992 Gardemariny III
Fridrikh II (voice)
 1992 Snayper
 1992 Igra vseryoz
Arseniy Fyodorovich Cherkizov
 1991 Detstvo Tyomy (TV Movie)
 1991 Gangstery v okeane
Ivan Vasilyevich
 1991 The Little Witch (Short)
Abrahas (voice)
 1991 Au! Ograblenie poezda
Nachalnik Poveshchuka
 1991 Sdelano v SSSR
History Teacher Viktor Andreyevich
 1991 Grey Wolf and Little Red Riding Hood (Short)
Wolf (voice, as A. Dzhigarkhanyan)
 1991 Assassin of the Tsar
Aleksandr Yegorovich
 1991 100 Days Before the Command
Brigade Commander
 1990 His Nickname Is Beast
The King
 1990 Ispanskaya aktrisa dlya russkogo ministra
Pavel Matveyevich (as A. Dzhigarkhanyan)
 1990 Pasport
Senya
 1990 Shapka
Marshal Pobratimov
 1990 Anekdoty
Bruskov - sledovatel / glavvrach
 1990 Demqov depi pate
Attorney
 1989 Koshka na raskalyonnoy kryshe (TV Movie)
Big Pa
 1989 Sozvezdie Kozlotura
Avtandil Avtandilovitch
 1989 The Birth of Eros (Short)
Hephaestus (voice)
 1989 The Drayman and the King
Mendel Krik
 1989 Svetlaya lichnost
Narrator (voice)
 1989 Fiziki (TV Movie)
inspector Richard Foss
 1986-1988 Adventures of the Piglet Foontic (TV Series)
Unkle Mokus
- Funtik v cirke (1988) ... Unkle Mokus
- Funtik i starushka s usami (1987) ... Unkle Mokus (voice)
- Funtik i syschiki (1986) ... Unkle Mokus
- Neulovimyj Funtik (1986) ... Unkle Mokus
 1988 Zerograd
The Factory Director
 1988 Raz na raz ne prikhoditsya
Papashin
 1988 Radosti zemnye (TV Mini Series)
Zakharov
 1988 Zhizn Klima Samgina (TV Series)
Timofey Varavka - Klim's Stepfather
- Raspad (1914-1917) (1988) ... Timofey Varavka - Klim's Stepfather
- Zrelost (1912-1913) (1988) ... Timofey Varavka - Klim's Stepfather
- Za granitsey (1909-1912) (1988) ... Timofey Varavka - Klim's Stepfather
- Radenie (1906-1908) (1988) ... Timofey Varavka - Klim's Stepfather
- Barrikada (1905) (1988) ... Timofey Varavka - Klim's Stepfather
 1987 How Donkey Got Sick with Sadness (Short)
Father (voice)
 1987 Izbrannik sudby
Giuseppe
 1987 Pretendent (TV Mini Series)
 1987 Banquet (Short)
A man saying 'Ah, damn!' (voice, as A. Dzhigarkhanyan)
 1987 Maigret at the Minister (TV Mini Series)
Maigret
- Part 2 (1987) ... Maigret
- Part 1 (1987) ... Maigret
 1987 A Lonely Nut-Tree (as Armen Jigarkhanyan)
 1986 Hercules at Admet's (Short)
Heracles (voice)
 1986 K rassledovaniyu pristupit (TV Mini Series)
Dzhangirov (segments "Versiya" - "Kleveta")
 1986 Krik delfina
 1986 Prekrasnaya Elena (TV Movie)
Kalhas
 1986 Strange Games
Drampyan
 1986 The Three on an Island (Short)
Captain Red Dog (voice)
 1986 Secrets of Madame Wong
komissar Thompson
 1985 Dorogi Anny Firling (TV Movie)
The cook
 1985 Na zare vo dvore (Short)
 1985 Bitva za Moskvu (TV Mini Series)
Bagramyan
- Tayfun. Seriya 1 (1985) ... Bagramyan (voice)
- Agressiya. Seriya 2 (1985) ... Bagramyan (voice)
- Agressiya. Seriya 1 (1985) ... Bagramyan (voice)
 1985 Iskrenne vash...
Serafimov
 1985 Skazki starogo volshebnika
Younger minister
 1984 Babil'de yalnizlik (Short)
Accountant
 1984 Tayna villy Greta
Sokdas (voice, uncredited)
 1984 Bereg
Platon Petrovich
 1984 Professiya - sledovatel (TV Mini Series)
Anatoliy Krupanin - zamdirektora ovoshchebazy
- Episode #1.5 (1984) ... Anatoliy Krupanin - zamdirektora ovoshchebazy
- Episode #1.4 (1984) ... Anatoliy Krupanin - zamdirektora ovoshchebazy
- Episode #1.3 (1984) ... Anatoliy Krupanin - zamdirektora ovoshchebazy
- Episode #1.2 (1984) ... Anatoliy Krupanin - zamdirektora ovoshchebazy
- Episode #1.1 (1984) ... Anatoliy Krupanin - zamdirektora ovoshchebazy
 1984 Ya gotov prinyat vyzov
Kapitan
 1983 Ali Baba i sorok razboynikov (TV Movie)
Hasan
 1983 Rasstavaniya
 1983 Uchenik volshebnika (TV Short) (voice)
 1983 Zelyonyy furgon (TV Movie)
Narrator (voice)
 1983 Troe na shosse
Kartsev
 1983 Zolotaya rybka (TV Movie)
 1982 Gde-to plachet ivolga...
François
 1982 Nam zdes zhit (TV Movie)
Sheremetev
 1982 Nicolo Paganini (TV Mini Series)
- Episode #1.3 (1982)
- Episode #1.2 (1982)
- Episode #1.1 (1982)
 1982 Once Upon a Time there Lived a Dog (Short)
Wolf (voice, as A. Dzhigarkhanyan)
 1982 Svidaniye s molodostyu
Viktor Shamayev
 1982 Gikor
Bazaz Artem (as Armen Jigarkhanyan)
 1981 Kuda ischez Fomenko? (TV Movie)
 1981 Koney na pereprave ne menyayut
Ruben Markaryan
 1981 Assassination Attempt
Max Richard (as Armen Djigarkhanian)
 1980 Benefis. Tatyana Doronina (TV Movie)
 1980 Dulsineya Tobosskaya (TV Movie)
Aldonza's father
 1980 Rasskazy o lyubvi (TV Movie)
Likharev
 1980 Rafferty (TV Movie)
 1980 Legend tzaghratzui masin
Jail Superintendant (as Armen Jigarkhanyan)
 1979 The Meeting Place Cannot Be Changed (TV Mini Series)
Karp, Gorbaty (hump-acked), head of 'Black Cat'
- Pyataya seriya (1979) ... Karp, Gorbaty (hump-acked), head of 'Black Cat'
 1979 Live Long
Baroyan (as Armen Jigarkhanyan)
 1979 Inspektor Gull (TV Movie)
Head Doctor of an Asylum (voice)
 1979 Babushkin vnuk
Gevork Arshakovich Kaloshyan
 1979 Yaroslavna, koroleva Frantsii
mitropolit Feopimpt
 1978 Benefis. Lyudmila Gurchenko (TV Movie)
 1978 Sneg v traure
Isay
 1978 The Dog in the Manger (TV Movie)
Tristan
 1978 Strategiya riska (TV Mini Series)
Sergey Anatolyevich Reztsov
 1978 Arevik (TV Movie)
Andranik
 1978 Huso astgh
Mkhitar Sparapet (as Armen Jigarkhanyan)
 1978 Ferhat ile Sirin
Stranger
 1977 Slanchev udar
Profesor Radev
 1977 Rudin
Mikhaylo Lezhnev
 1976 Dnevnik Karlosa Espinoly
Narrator (voice, as A. Dzhigarkhanyan)
 1976 Odinnadtsat nadezhd
Gomes
 1976 Kogda nastupaet sentyabr
Levon Pogosyan
 1975 A Bride from the North (TV Movie)
Serob (as Armen Jigarkhanyan)
 1975 Rasskaz o prostoy veshchi (TV Movie)
 1975 Hello, I'm Your Aunt! (TV Movie)
Judge Kriegs
 1975 Tsement (TV Movie)
Ilya Badyin
 1975 Olga Sergeevna (TV Series)
 1975 Vozdukhoplavatel
Aleksandr Kuprin
 1975 Premiya
Grigoriy Frolovskiy
 1975 Vkus khalvy
Emir
 1975 The Canyon of Deserted Tales
Azaria (as Armen Jigarkhanyan)
 1974 Bespridannitsa (TV Movie)
Yuliy Kapitonovich Karandyshev
 1974 Vot takiye istorii (TV Movie)
Ivan Mikhaylovich
 1974 Autumn
 1974 Okean
Captain Mitrofan Zub
 1974 Starye steny
Volodya
 1974 Zdes nash dom
Zakhar Managarov
 1974 I togda ya skazal - net...
Narrator (voice)
 1973 Novyye priklyucheniya Doni i Mikki (TV Movie)
Trainer (voice)
 1973 Tranzit na sever (TV Movie)
Correspondent
 1973 Za chas do rassveta (TV Movie)
Andranikyan
 1973 Tghamardik
Ghazaryan (as Armen Jigarkhanyan)
 1973 Chelovek na svoyom meste
Artashets Kocharyan (as A. Dzhigarkhanyan)
 1973 Chetvyortyy
Gvichchardi
 1973 Gonshchiki
Vartan Vartanovich
 1972 Shantazh (TV Movie)
 1972 Ukrali zebru
Trainer (voice)
 1972 Krug
Rostislav Frolov
 1972 Perevod s angliyskogo (TV Movie)
Teacher
 1972 Rasskazhi mne o sebe
Feodor
 1972 Sveaborg (TV Movie)
 1972 Konets Lyubavinykh
Zakrevskiy
 1972 The Seagull
Ilya Shamraev
 1971 Tronka
Uralov
 1971 Twenty Years After (TV Movie)
D'Artagnan
 1971 Korona Rossiyskoy Imperii, ili Snova Neulovimye
Shtabs-kapitan Ovechkin
 1971 Molodye
Pyotr Gordienko
 1970 Boyan Chonos (TV Movie)
Slavcho
 1970 Koroli i kapusta
Billy Cow
 1970 Poyezd v zavtrashniy den
Proshyan
 1970 Chrezvychainyy komissar
Commissar Pyotr Kobozev
 1970 Sokhranivshiye ogon (TV Movie)
People's commissar
 1970 Ekho dalyokikh snegov
Kirill Kostomarov
 1970 Rasplata
Semyon Bogush (as A. Dzhigakharyan)
 1969 Belyy vzryv
Artyom Arsenov (as A. Dzhigarkhanyan)
 1969 A Member of the Firing Squad
The Sergeant
 1969 Zhuravushka
Mikhail Styshnoy
 1968 Na kievskom napravlyenii
Ivan Khristoforovich Bagramyan
 1968 Novye priklyucheniya neulovimykh
Shtabs-kapitan Pyotr Ovechkin (as A. Dzhigarkhanyan)
 1968 The Sixth of July
Prosh Proshyan (as A. Dzhigarkhanyan)
 1968 Aprum er mi mard
Ruben (as Armen Jigarkhanyan)
 1968 Operatsiya Trest (TV Movie)
 1967 'Shtrikhi k portretu V. I. Lenina'
Vitaliy Semyonovich (as A. Dzhigarkhanyan)
 1967 Yerankyuni
Usta Mukuch (as Armen Jigarkhanyan)
 1966 Barev, yes em
Artyom Manvelyan
 1962 Qayler (TV Movie) (as Armen Jigarkhanyan)
 1962 Tasnerku ughekitsner (uncredited)
 1960 Pluzum
Hakob (as Armen Jigarkhanyan)
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A main stage director of his theater created from his actors class - the Theatre of Armen Dzhigarkhanyan, Moscow, Russia.

Alternate Names:

Armen Djigarkhanian | A. Dzhigakharyan | A. Dzhigarkhanyan | A. Dzigarkhanyan | Armen Jigarkhanian | Armen Jigarkhanyan

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5' 5" (1.65 m)

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Vitalina Viktorovna Tsymbalyuk-Romanovskaya  (divorced) | See more »

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