Vladimir Osenev

People’s Artist of the USSR Vladimir Ivanovich Osenev was born on 8 September 1908.In 1928 he graduated from the Moscow Plekhanov Industrial and Economic College and the Taneyev Music School.He also attended Sovtorgsluzxhaschiy Theatre Studio.In 1930-1933 he worked at the Sverdlovsk Young Generation Theatre.In 1933 he entered the second year of the Vakhtangov Theatre School.He worked at the Vakhtangov Theatre from 1937 till 1977.He is one of the Vakhtangov Theatre legendary masters. Brilliantly playing vaudeville and comic parts, Vladimir Osenev had a good sense of humour, was flexible and graceful. He was a virtuosic master of mise-en-scene.Vladimir Ivanovich Osenev died on 1 April 1977.

Soldier (The Intervention, 1933)
Herald (Much Ado About Nothing, 1936)
Vitaly (The Man with a Gun, 1937)
Fadinar (The Straw Hat, 1939)
Duke (Don Quixote, 1941)
Egmont (Before Sunset, 1941)
Linyer (Cyrano de Bergerac, 1942)
Manager of the ball (Oleko Dundich, 1942)
Floridor (Mamzelle Nitouche, 1944)
Th?nardier (Les Mis?rables, 1950)
Don Carlos (Little Tragedies, 1959)
Captain (Ladies and Hussars, 1960)
Mikhail Andreevich Afremov (The Living Corpse, 1962)
Samagor (Millionaire, 1964)
Golutvin (Enough Stupidity in Every Wise Man, 1968)
Dorant (Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme, 1969)
Lepidus (Antony and Cleopatra, 1971)
Fabricius Glembay (The Glembays, 1975)
Lord Stanley (Richard III, 1976)

Crumpet, 1934
Glinka, 1946
Admiral Ushakov, 1953
A Man Without a Passport, 1966
Vyzyvayem ogon na sebya, 1964
The Seventh Satellite, 1967
Major Vikhr, 1968
Shield and Sword, 1968
The Karamazov Brothers, 1968
Subject for a Little Story, 1969
On the Run, 1970
Fifty Fifty, 1972
Much Ado About Nothing, 1973
Tovarishch general, 1973
Zemlya, do vostrebovaniya, 1973
Millionaire (TV drama), 1974
Agony, 1974
Light at the end of the tunnel, 1974
Brillants for the Dictatorship of the Proletariat, 1976
Ladies and Hussars (TV drama), 1976