Date of Birth: 10/30/1894
Place of birth: Moscow
Author: Sergey Kapkov
Olga Pyzhova. Great teacher, a brilliant character actress, a talented theater director. The movie played in Ogudalova and grandmother in a comedy.
Without special education, Olga Pyzhova entered the Moscow Art Theatre and soon came on the scene. She took part in the performances (Fairy), (Varya), (Viola and Sebastian), (Mirandolina). High skill of the actress combined with deep psychological opening of images, often painted with subtle irony.
In the movie, Olga Pyzhova started acting also before the revolution. However, the actress appeared on the screen infrequently: (1916, Olga Sea) (1916, Lika) (1917 points), (1936, Ogudalova), (1937, Madame Storozhenko), (1953, Olga`s grandmother). Pyzhova film works were characterized by a sense of humor and vital truthfulness.
The actress has replaced a lot of theaters, but its main passion was the work with the younger generation. Pyzhova taught acting at the studio Vakhtangov, theater-studio behalf M.Ermolovoy, then focused on the GITIS, and after the war, together with Boris Bibikov headed by an acting workshop VGIK. Onavnesla invaluable contribution to the education of several generations of filmmakers. Among her pupils: N.Mordyukova, R.Nifontova, Mikhail Bulgakov, Tikhonov, N.Rumyantseva, S.Druzhinina, L.Kuravl