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Viktor Mikhaylovich DOBROVOLSKY

actor

Viktor DOBROVOLSKY, USSR Actor. Popular Artist of USSR since 1960; actor, Franko Ukrainia Drama Theater, Kiev, since 1939. Order of Lenin; Stalin Prize, 1951.

Background

DOBROVOLSKY, Viktor was born in 1906 in Odessa.

Education

1928 graduated studio of Odessa Ukrainia Drama Theater.

Career

1922-1926 at Odessa Popular Theater. 1928-1939 at Chervonozavodsky Theater, Kharkov. Main roles: Macbeth in Shakespeare's “Macbeth”.

Yegor in Gorky's “Yegor Bulichev i drugie” (Yegor Bulichev and the Others). Platon, Taras and Topolya in Korneychuk’s “Platon Krechet”, “Pravda” (Truth) and “Makar Dybrova”. Mikhaylo inFranko’s “Ukradene shchasttya’ (Stolen Happiness).

The Mayor in Gogol's “Revizor” (The Inspector-General), etc. Film roles: Makar in “Makar Nechay”. Bogdan Khmelnitsky in “300 rokiv tomu” (300 Years Ago), etc.