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Evgeniy Leonov (1926–1994)


Evegeni Leonov was a Russian actor best known for leading roles in comedies, such as Kin-dza-dza! (1986) and Gentlemen of Fortune (1971). He was born Evgeni Pavlovich Leonov on September 2, 1926, in Moscow, Russia, USSR (now Moscow, Russia). He was the second son in the family. His father, Pavel Vasilevich Leonov, was an aviation engineer, his ... See full bio »

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(age 67) in Moscow, Russia

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Known For

Osenniy marafon
Osenniy marafon Vasily Ignatyevich Kharitonov, sosed Buzykina
(1979)
Afonya
Afonya Kolya
(1975)
Kin-dza-dza!
Kin-dza-dza! Wef - The Wandering Chatlanian Singer
(1986)
Za spichkami
Za spichkami Antti Ihalainen
(1980)

Filmography

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 2013 Kardo (Short)
 1994 Nastya
 1994 Amerikanskiy dedushka
The American Grandfather
 1993 Pominalnaya molitva (TV Movie)
Tevye
 1993 Sysknoe byuro 'Feliks'
Uncle Vanya
 1992 Oy, rebyata, ta-ra-ra (voice)
 1991 Mister Pronka (Short) (voice, as Yevgeny Leonov)
 1990 Pasport
Consul
 1988 Diktatura sovesti (TV Movie)
Party organizer
 1988 Ubit drakona
Burgermeister
 1987 Kak oslik grust'yu zabolel (Short)
Truck Fyr-Fyr
 1987 Morozheni pesni (Short) (voice)
 1987 Pomorskaya byl (Short)
Narrator Old Man Senya (voice)
 1987 Priklyucheniya pingvinenka Lolo. Film tretiy (Short)
Jack (voice)
 1987 Smekh i gore u Bela morya (voice)
 1986 Arhangel'skie novelly (Short)
 1986 Dobro pozhalovat! (Short) (voice, as E. Leonov)
 1986 Kin-dza-dza!
Wef - The Wandering Chatlanian Singer
 1986 Scamper the Penguin
Jack (voice, as E. Leonov)
 1984 Losyonok (TV Movie) (voice)
 1983 Unikum
 1983 Slyozy kapali
Pavel Ivanovich Vasin
 1982 Dom, kotoryy postroil Svift (TV Movie)
Giant
 1981 Priklyucheniya Vasi Kurolesova (Short)
Baton (voice)
 1981 Tigryonok na podsolnukhe (Short)
Narrator (voice, as E. Leonov)
 1981 O bednom gusare zamolvite slovo (TV Movie)
Bubentsov, actor
 1980 Pustomelya (Short)
The Hedgehog (voice)
 1980 Za spichkami
Antti Ihalainen
 1979 Otpusk v sentyabre (TV Movie)
Vladimir Andreevich Kushak
 1979 Priezzhayte v gosti (Short)
The Elephant Calf (voice)
 1979 Volshebnoe koltso (Short)
Narrator (voice, as E. Leonov)
 1979 Osenniy marafon
Vasily Ignatyevich Kharitonov, sosed Buzykina
 1979 Obyknovennoe chudo (TV Movie)
King
 1978 Duenya (TV Movie)
Mendoso
 1978 Zhenitba
Baltazar Balrazarovich Zhevakin
 1977 I eto vsyo o nyom (TV Series)
Prokhorov
 1977 Ne lubo - ne slushay (Short)
 1977 Mimino
Ivan Volokhov
 1977 Vasilisa Prekrasnaya (Short)
Tsar (voice)
 1977 Legenda o Tile
Lamme
 1976 Dlinnoe, dlinnoe delo
Luzhin Mikhail Petrovich
 1976 Pochtovaya rybka (TV Short)
The Postman (voice)
 1976 Starshiy syn (TV Movie)
Andrei Grigorievich Sarafanov
 1976 Shag navstrechu
Serafim
 1975 Cirkus v cirkuse
Reditel cirkusu
 1975 Fantik (Short)
Shtusha-Kutusha (voice, as E. Leonov)
 1975 Neobychnyj drug (Short)
Nosorog / avtorskij tekst (voice)
 1975 Vernite Reksa (Short)
The Father (voice, uncredited)
 1975 Afonya
Kolya
 1975 Premiya
 1974 Odinochestvo (TV Movie)
 1974 Under en steinhimmel
Løytenant Kravtsov
 1973 Sovsem propashchiy
Korol
 1973 Gonshchiki
 1972 The Long Recess (TV Mini-Series)
Lednyov
- Episode #1.4 (1972) ... Lednyov
- Episode #1.3 (1972) ... Lednyov
- Episode #1.2 (1972) ... Lednyov
- Episode #1.1 (1972) ... Lednyov
 1972 Winnie-the-Pooh and a Busy Day (Short)
Vinni-Pukh (voice, as E. Leonov)
 1972 Zavetnaya mechta (Short) (voice)
 1971 Winnie-the-Pooh Pays a Visit (Short)
Vinni-Pukh (voice, as E. Leonov)
 1971 Gentlemen of Fortune
Evgeni Ivanovich Troshkin; «Dotsent» San Sanich Belyi
 1971 Belorusskiy vokzal
Ivan Prikhodko
 1971 Karusel (TV Movie)
Nyukhin
 1970 Shine, Shine, My Star
Pashka
 1970 Tchaikovsky
Aliosha
 1969 Winnie-the-Pooh (Short)
Vinni-Pukh (voice, as E. Leonov)
 1969 Ne goryuy!
Egor Zaletaev - Russian soldier
 1969 Virineya
 1968 Chunya (Short) (voice)
 1968 Khochu bodatsya! (Short)
The Beaver (voice)
 1968 Zigzag udachi
Oreshnikov
 1968 Fokusnik
Stepan Nikolaevich Rossomakhin
 1968 Parviyat kurier
Kritski
 1967 Zarechenskiy zhenikhi (Short)
Koroteyka
 1967 The Snow Queen
King
 1966 Skazki russkogo lesa (TV Movie)
Hunter (1966)
 1965 Nad nami Yuzhnyy Krest
Disabled-seller in the market
 1965 Tridtsat tri
Ivan Travkin
 1964 Kot-rybolov (Short)
The Cat (voice)
 1964 Donskaya povest
Yakov Shibalok
 1964 Mamochka i dva trutnya (Short)
 1963 Korotkie istorii (TV Movie)
 1963 Krepostnaya aktrisa
Count Ivan Pavlovich Kutaysov
 1963 Cheryomushki
Barabashkin (as Ye. Leonov)
 1962 Fitil (TV Series) (1962-2008)
 1961 Striped Trip
Gleb Shuleykin
 1960 Snezhnaya skazka
Old Year
 1960 Proizvedenie iskusstva (Short)
Sasha Smirnov
 1959 Ne imey 100 rubley...
Mukhin
 1958 Ulitsa polna neozhidannostey
Yevgeniy Pavlovich Serdyukov (as Ye. Leonov)
 1957 Nepovtorimaya vesna
Alexey Koshelev
 1956 The Rumyantsev Case
Snegiryov
 1955 Doroga
 1955 Morskoy okhotnik
Kok (as Ye. Leonov)
 1951 Sportivnaya chest
Waiter (uncredited)
 1949 Schastlivyy reys
Firefighter (uncredited)
 1948 Karandash na ldu (Short)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Worked on stage at the Moscow Stanislavsky Theater (1948 - 1968), Moscow Mayakovsky Theater (1969 - 1973), Moscow LENKOM Theater (1974 - 1994).

Official Sites:

Official Site (Russian)

Alternate Names:

E. Leonov | Evegenij Pavlovich Leonov | Ye. Leonov | Yevgeny Leonov

Height:

5' 5" (1.65 m)
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Trivia:

Father of Andrey Leonov

Star Sign:

Virgo

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