Sergei Bondarchuk
Date of Birth
Sep 25, 1920
Birth Place:
Belozersk, Ukraine, USSR

Biography

Ukraine-born actor/director Sergei Bondarchuk was trained for a performing career at the Rostov Theatrical Institute, then applied himself to learning the intricacies of behind-the-camera work at the All Union State Film Institute. His first acting opportunity occured in a special services unit with the Soviet Army during World War II, after which he became a member of the actor's faculty of the...