The actor and Director Sergey Puskepalis is not afraid to finish the old and start a new one, and because of this, and luck, was able to achieve popularity and recognition. He said in his biography played a huge role in the case, which helped him to meet outstanding and talented people, who played a major role in his life.
Puskepalis native of Kursk, but his early childhood was spent in Chukotka, where his family moved for the appointment of the father to a new position in Bilibino geoparty. As the weather of the far North is not conducive to walks, Sergei had to stay at home, thanks to what he had discovered books, spend hours reading interesting books.
On the photo: Sergey Puskepalis
When he was fourteen, Puskepalis moved to Saratov, where he began adult life as an artist. After high school he enrolled in the Saratov theater school, although his parents always dreamed that their son became a pilot, and Sergei himself not once seriously thought about this profession. At drama school he went to enter in company with friends, and the fact that he became an actor Puskepalis calls an accident.
In College he met a girl that changed the personal life of Sergei Puskepalis. Elvira Danilin, who studied with him, became his first wife, though this marriage lasted very long, and his kids left.
On the photo: the first wife of Sergey Elvira Danilina
After school Sergei three years gave service in the army, returning, came to work in local theatre, and the wife of Sergey Puskepalis became an actress of the Saratov drama theatre.
When he realized that the scope of the provincial theatre and the acting profession became close, went to the capital and enrolled in GITIS in the directing Department.
The fact that he came to the Petr Fomenko’s workshop, Puskepalis calls the happy accident through which the future Director discovered a lot.
In 1991, the personal life of Sergey Puskepalis has entered a new phase – he married Elena, a woman whose profession is far from the world of show business.
Sergey with the wife
Now Sergey has a real strong family, in which not only has a wife and already grown son – the wife of Sergey Puskepalis twenty-six years ago gave birth to her son Gleb, who grew up, went in his father’s footsteps and became an actor.
On the photo: Puskepalis with his wife Helen
After graduating high school theater Gleb Puskepalis has received the “Studio of theatrical art”. Sergei said that in a big movie hit, thanks to his son, starring in the title role in the film “Koktebel”. He often came to see him on the set and met with the Directors of the film, later invited him on subsequent projects.
Gleb Puskepalis in the film “Koktebel”
Popular actor Sergey Puskepalis has received after starring in the film “Simple things”, for which he was awarded several prizes. And yet the actor gives preference to theatre, which often refuses to promising film projects.
Sergey with the son
Despite the fact that the work Puskepalis most of the time spends in Moscow, his house is located in Zheleznovodsk.
In this city he met his future wife, with which in the childhood was engaged in the same theatre Studio. The actor’s wife is not trying to get to the capital, and he prefers life away from the city fuss.
“In Zheleznovodsk my parents are buried there at Elena house, apartment… This city I can call home, but that’s about homeland – difficult to answer. I am often asked why I was in Moscow not move? Why?” – says Sergey Puskepalis.
In Zheleznovodsk have Puskepalis own your own business – he opened a restaurant, “GSM”, who calls respectable men of the place.
Puskepalis in the movie “Metro”
This is not the first experience of an actor in the business – heavy nineties he organized trade books, creating a dedicated stall in the theatre foyer, and the income from sales Puskepalis spent on the payment of the costumes and scenery.