Grigoriy Dobrygin

Grigoriy Eduardovich Dobrygin is a Russian film and theatre actor, director and producer. A classically trained ballet dancer, Dobrygin had his breakout role as the first Russian superhero in the 2009 film Black Lightning. After starring in the critically acclaimed How I Ended This Summer , he made his Western debut in 2014 in A Most Wanted Man and Black Sea. He has been called Russias top acting export and the Russian James Franco for his versatility.

Dobrygin was born at the Rybachy Nuclear Submarine Base in PetropavlovskKamchatsky, on the Kamchatka Peninsula is the Russian Far East. His father was a Soviet Navy submarine captain and his mother was a professional ballet dancer from Moscow, a combination Dobrygin calls a superSoviet ideal match.

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