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Aleksandr Kaydanovskiy (1946–1995)

Alexandr Kajdanovsky, Russian actor, director and screenwriter, now best remembered for his work in Andrei Tarkovsky's films. Kajdanovsky left Junior High School to enroll in technical college where he was training to become a welder. Apparently a prospect of becoming a worker did not appeal to him and in 1965 he started studying acting at The ... See full bio »


(age 49) in Moscow, Russia

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 1996 Propavshaya ekspeditsiya (TV Movie)
 1995 Pribytie poezda (segment "Svadebnyy marsh")
 1995 Secrets Shared with a Stranger
 1994 Magic Hunter
 1993 El aliento del diablo
 1992 The Dream of a Ridiculous Man (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 1992 November
 1988 The Path (Short)
 1987 Ten Little Indians
Captain Philip Lombard
 1987 Khareba da Gogia
 1985 Dva bileta v Indiyu (TV Short) (voice)
 1985 Kontrakt (Short)
Colonist (voice)
 1983 Karusel (TV Movie)
Lev Sergeyevich (voice)
 1982 Atsiprasau
 1982 Kafedra (TV Movie)
Valentin Orlov (as Kaydanovskiy)
 1981 I s vami snova ya... (TV Movie)
 1981 Fact
 1981 Story of an Unknown Man
 1980 Vozvrashchenie (Short) (voice)
 1980 Rafferty (TV Movie)
 1980 Spasatel
 1979 The Bodyguard
 1979 Stalker
 1979 Pilot Pirx's Inquest
Tom Nowak (as Aleksandr Kajdanowski)
 1979 Povorot
 1978 Zhizn Betkhovena (TV Movie)
Anton Schindler
 1977 Eto bylo v Kokande (TV Mini-Series)
 1977 Vpered, vremya! (Short)
 1977 Zolotaya rechka
Kirill Zimin
 1976 Kak vazhno byt seryoznym (TV Movie)
John Worthing
 1976 Moyo delo (TV Movie)
Andrey Pavlovich Berezovskiy
 1975 Sleduyu svoim kursom
korrespondent Misha (as A. Kaydanovskiy)
 1974 Deti Vanyushina
Kostya (as A. Kaydanovskiy)
 1973 Krakh inzhenera Garina (TV Mini-Series)
Volf (1973)
 1973 Chetvyortyy
 1972 Byloe i dumy (TV Series)
Belinskiy (4 epidodes)
 1972 Matematik i chyort (Short)
Chert (as A.Kaydanovskiy)
 1972 Pyatnadtsataya vesna
Messenger (as A. Kajdanovsky)
 1972 Shantazh (TV Movie)
 1972 Igrok
 1971 Sobaka Baskerviley (TV Movie)
Jack Stapleton
 1970 Drama na okhote (TV Movie)
Aleksey Karneyev
 1970 Spokoynyy den v kontse voyny (Short)
Sergeant Kolia (as A. Kaidanovsky)
 1969 Pervaya lyubov (TV Movie)
 1967 Anna Karenina (as A. Kajdanovsky)
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Alternate Names:

A.Kaydanovskiy | A. Kaidanovsky | A. Kajdanovsky | Aleksandr Kajdanowski | A. Kaydanovskiy | Kaydanovskiy


5' 9" (1.75 m)

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Friend of Sergei Parajanov and Andrei Tarkovsky. They all are portrayed in Mikhail Vartanov's Parajanov: The Last Spring (1992). See more »

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