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Igor Jijikine, Russian-American actor

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Igor Jijikine
Igor Jijikine is a Russian and American actor and producer. He is best known for the role of Colonel Dovchenko in Steven Spielberg’s “Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull”.
Igor was born on October 8, 1965 in Moscow. He served in the Soviet Special Forces from 1982 to 1984. In the army he made friends with the guys who were circus performers and decided to enter the Moscow Regional Institute of Physical Education. After the graduation Igor became Moscow Circus performer. In 1989 as a member of the trope he went to the USA and stayed there.

Early in his career Igor often filmed for free in the films by young directors – the students of the University of California, Los Angeles. As a result he became one of the most popular Russian actors in Hollywood. Steven Spielberg called him “the best bad guy”!
He has made a career in Hollywood, working with producers, directors and actors such as Steven Spielberg, George Lucas, Clint Eastwood, Quentin Tarantino, Harrison Ford, Johnny Depp, Angelina Jolie and many others.

Igor Quentin Tarantino

Igor and Quentin Tarantino

Clint Eastwood, with whom Igor starred in “Blood Work”, once said: “The next time I will immediately call Igor if I need to beat someone’s face in Hollywood”. In the films Igor fought with Quentin Tarantino, Clint Eastwood, Jennifer Gardner, Harrison Ford.
Jijikine has made his career not only in Hollywood but in Russia. Since 2001 he has taken part in a variety of movies and television projects.
«Magic Entertainment» agency in America was created by Igor to help circus performers, dancers, singers and musicians get a job.
Igor also managed to star in commercials for such famous brands as «Coca-Cola», «Mercedes Benz», «Volkswagen», «LEVI’S» and others.
Jijikine appeared in the Real-time strategy games Emperor: Battle for Dune, Red Alert 2 and its expansion Yuri’s Revenge, by Westwood Studios.
As a stage performer Igor worked at the Moscow circus (1984-1989), Musical «Enter the Night» (1990-1991), Musical «Jubilee» (1991-1995), Circus «Cirque du Soleil» (1995-1998), show «From Russia with love» in the club «Krave» (2001-2003) in Las Vegas.
In 2010 was published an autobiographical book “Looking for home, love and work” by Jijikine.
He was a presenter of the entertainment game show “In the black – black room …” on the Channel One.

The charismatic actor was married three times. Actually, Igor, like a real man, doesn’t like to speak about his personal life. Russian girl Natalia became his third wife, alas they divorced.
his official site

Igor Jijikine, Russian-American actor