Date of Birth: 07/03/1941
Place of birth: Roslavl
Honored Artist of the Abkhaz Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic (1983)
Honored Artist of the Mari ASSR
Gennady Korol`kov born in terrible for the country`s 41 th year. On this day, July 3, Stalin, finally, for the first time since the beginning of World War II made an appeal to the Soviet people.
Gennady Mom, the secretary of the Komsomol organization, in the first months of the war fell into a partisan detachment. She had to fight and at the same time to bring up his son. Soldiers detachment helped the young mother, they could. Several This cost the lives - trying to get food for the tiny, ever-hungry baby, she went to the village occupied by the Nazis and died.
After the war, my father returned from the front Genes and Korol`kova moved to Lviv. In this city, Gennady went to school. From a young age he began to take part in amateur performances. In third grade, he was entrusted with the first serious role - negro.
After graduation Gennady got a job as a mechanic at one of Lvov factory. But the thought of the young man did not leave the theater, and he entered the studio of the Lviv Theater. M. Zvegilskogo. Here he had a hard time - barely been given the Ukrainian language. In Gennady began to press. Before finalizing a year, in 1960 he decided to go to Moscow to enroll in college theater.
Receipt was given Gennady easy. In school studio name Nemirovich-Danchenko Moscow Art Theater of the USSR it took only the third attempt. Soon after the debut of a novice actor in the film - he played a small role in the psychological detective Leonid Agranovich`s and Vladimir Semakova "The man who doubts."
In 1964, after graduating from Moscow Art Theatre School, Korol`kov was admitted to the Central Children`s Theater. He had to play the dogs, roosters, hedgehogs ... What should I do - I had to feed my family. By this time, Gennady was married to the daughter of the famous Russian writer, director, playwright and critic Nicholas Klado - Fatima. Gennady`s wife was a graduate of the School of Theatre faculty of acting. Shchepkin.
Fame to Gennady Korolkov came in 1967, when he played a major role in the social kinopovesti director Mark Osepyana "Three Days of Viktor Chernyshev." This movie-watching was telling about the life of an ordinary worker of the Moscow Komsomolets, so to speak, "a typical representatives" of the time. But this everyday hidden social drama, with its passions and conflicts.
Talented film became a real event. Mark Osepyan managed to create a brilliant ensemble cast (Lion Jumpers, Vasily Shukshin, Valentin Vladimirov, Valenitina Telichkina ...), ably fit it into a wonderful screenplay screenwriter Yevgeny Grigoryev. A lot of the success of the film made and Michael Yakovich operator, who shot impressively Moscow, and composer Alexei Rybnikov, just having heard the nerve modern sound.
Work and the theater
The success of the film "Three Days of Viktor Chernyshov" led to the fact that in 1968, the principal director of the Academic Theatre. Mayakovsky invited Gennady Goncharov Korol`kova in his troupe. In this theater Korol`kov worked for five years, and he went well. And then