Honored Artist of the Russian Federation.
Graduated from B.V. Schukin Theater School in 1977, course of A.I. Borisov.
In the same year was admitted to the company of Evg. Vakhtangov Theater.
“Vaskov is one of those persons who can be by right called actors of Vakhtangov school. Nature of acting, performance, tricks, and jokes is simply necessary to him; he swims in it; his talent manifests itself with all its faces because the actor masters the absolute freedom which is catching on stage”. (V. Fedorova)