Nina Doroshina is a Soviet and Russian theater and film actress, People’s Artist of the RSFSR. She was awarded the Medal of Honor (2006) and the Order of Friendship (2010).
Pretty girl was born on December 3, 1934 in Losinoostrovsk, Moscow region. Before the war, the family moved to Iran, where the father was engaged in buying furs for the Red Army. So, Nina spent most of her childhood in Iran. After the war, the family returned to Moscow. During her stay in Iran, Nina learned Persian language and fell in love with the East forever.
In 1956 she graduated from the Shchukin Theater School.
On January 11, 1958 Doroshina made her debut at the Contemporary Theater in the play Finding Joy (Victor Rozov’s play) where her partner was Oleg Tabakov.
In 1981, Nina became a teacher at the Shchukin Theatre Institute.