Date of Birth:
27 July 1903
Nikolai Cherkasov played in 1 movies in the Action, Drama, History, War genres.
Nikolai Cherkasov got succeed with average imdb rating 7.8.
The preeminent Russian actor, at least in Western eyes, of the first half of the twentieth century. He became interested in the theatre as a teenager and joined the Teatr Mariinskij as a stagehand in 1918. He apprenticed with various traveling companies and therein learned ballet, pantomime, and acrobatics. He studied at the St. Petersburg (Leningrad) Theater Institute and made his stage debut in 1926. The following year, he entered films and his commanding presence soon brought him leading role... Read more