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Viktor Iakovlevich Stanitsyn

actor , stage director

Viktor Stanitsyn, USSR Actor, stage director. Real name: Geze.

Background

Stanitsyn, Viktor was born on May 2, 1897 in Ekaterinoslav (now Dnepropetrovsk).

Education

Studied at the Second MKHAT Studio.

Career

From 1924, actor with MKHAT. Became known for his classical roles. Played nearly all the Russian and foreign classics. In 1934, a stage director, combining acting and teaching at the Nemirovich-Danchenko School-Studio.

Also in many films. 4 times State Prize winner (1947, 1949, 1951, 1952). K. Stanislavskii’s Prize in 1974.

Politics

Member, Communist Party, since 1954.

Membership

Member, Communist Party, since 1954.