Date of Birth: 01/26/1938
Place of birth: Leningrad
Born January 26, 1938 in Leningrad.
Mom - polka. His father had seen once in a lifetime.
In 1941, having gone to the maid Shura in the village were in the occupied territory. Little Margaret was long among strangers - Shura family, not knowing anything about my mother.
At school I studied well and the end came in the third round without LGIK. Almost immediately passed the exams of the visiting committee Studio School at the Moscow Art Theatre. I opted for the latter.
She studied fine, received a scholarship named Khmeleva, which lost due to filming a movie.
In 1959, she graduated from high school studio im.V.Nemirovicha-Danchenko Moscow Art Theater, V.K.Monyukova course.
In 1959-1961 gg. - The actress of the Moscow theater "Contemporary", then the Central Theater of the Soviet Army;
Since 1961 - the actress Studio Theatre actor.
In 1963 he went to Cannes with the film "Optimistic Tragedy", which was received a special prize. Although not without its oddities. When she left the room happy (the film received good), chairman of the State Committee for Cinematography Baskakov, seeing her, rudely thrown: "For us Actress award is not necessary."
But despite the commotion behind the scenes, Cannes added star Volodya. The picture about beautiful Commissioner slain enemies of the revolution, wandered from the festival to the festival as a highly artistic sample of Soviet ideology - in the United States, Australia, New Zealand.
13 years has lived in a marriage with director Samson Samsonov, who directed her in his films during this period. daughter Masha was born in a marriage.
Volodin had two marriage. With her second husband she lived for five years, and then it turned out that he was involved in financial frauds and covers it with a loud imenem.V He eventually landed in jail. Last marriage - doctor Michael Krutikov, much younger than her. The relationship lasted a year, died on Margarita apartment after a heart attack.
Alone (daughter in 1989. Emigrated to France), Volodin also decides to leave. His mother refused to leave Moscow, and shortly after leaving her daughter died.
Now Margarita Volodina lives in Paris in a small apartment, help with the housework granddaughter and daughter. Often talking to family Lion Round actor.
Author of the book "Confessions of an actress"
People`s Artist of the RSFSR (1973).