Biography of Polina Sidikhina
Childhood and familyPolina is the daughter of the famous actor Yevgeny Sidikhin and Tatiana Borkovskaya. The parents of the actress were married as a student. Polina has two younger sisters. Aglaya was born in 1998, and Anfisa in 2007.
All childhood, like most other celebrity children, Polina spent behind the curtains of the theater. The girl is still a little debuted on the stage of the BDT. Polina recalls that she had a small role - an angel - in the graduation performance “Ten minutes without an angel” by Svetlana Svirko. She had no words, but there were many exits.
“I was very small, thin and ugly. But I had such costumes! One dress was white in bows, and the other was in balls! ”, Says Polina.
As a child, Polina Sidikhina not only dreamed of becoming an actress, she simply did not imagine herself in any other profession. However, the surrounding people saw the girl in the future only on the stage.
“My mother studied puppet theater actor and played leading roles before.All the work I knew by heart and loved. When dad started making good money, mom devoted herself entirely to us. And that's it, not only friends and acquaintances, but also just people who saw me for the first time, claimed that I was a born actress. It helped me. I also began to believe that I can be an actress. By the way, I didn’t even have a jimble when I was in the entrance exams, ”recalls Polina Sidikhina.
Actor careerAt the age of 13-14, Sidikhina has already begun to act in films. She got the tiny role: first, she played the daughter of the bandit Barkas in "Antikiller", then a small episode followed in one of the episodes of the popular TV series "Gangster Petersburg - 3". In general, the beginning of the work before the cameras was laid.
Polina followed in the footsteps of her father
Moreover, she entered the theatrical girl under her mother's surname Borkovskaya, so that they would not make a discount on the famous surname. Nevertheless, the actress admits, she has written on her face, whose daughter she is. In high school, I constantly had to prove that nature did not cheat her talents and did not “rest” on the child of a talented actor.And after a while, fellow students began to say that Polina Sidikhina was not spoiled, as was supposed. However, while studying, none of the teachers did not give students a discount - even if the son or daughter of a celebrity was studying.
And already a student starred in several TV shows. So, in “Liteyny-4” she became Polina, in “GAI officers” she got the role of the daughter of Peter Vikentyevich, and offered work in the comedy “Italians” by the Italian director Giovanni Veronesi. In this film, the main roles were taken apart by Ksenia Rappoport and Sergio Castellitto, while Polina played the small role of translator Natalia Puchkova. It is worth noting that this work was in English.
The first main role of Pauline Sidikhina was in the TV series "Redhead", which was released in 2008. There, the young actress became Alena Okuneva.
Polina Sidikhina in the TV series "Red"
After the success in the TV series “Redhead”, the actress took up her theatrical career very closely. The girl confesses that even before the theater she was sure that the theater stage was not for her and that she would like to just act in films. But when Polina Sidikhina first appeared on the scene, she took her breath away, and her impressions are beyond words.
“Now I understand that this is a dependence on the theater. After all, it is a pleasure, and with nothing comparable. Especially when everything works out, ”says Polina.
The first theater works of Polina were on the stage of the educational theater “On Mokhovaya”. Sidikhina played Anfisa staged "Dreams of Love", Elena in the play "A Midsummer Night's Dream", Aglaya Yepanchin in "A few Days from the Life of Prince Myshkin", as well as Zhenya in "Two Evenings in a Merry House". Polina succeeded brilliantly with the role of Assol in the production of The Scarlet Sails of the Baltic House Theater.The performance was managed by the director, the son of the famous Donatas Banionis, Raimundas Banionis.
Polina Sidikhina in the series "Foundry"
“Together with my dad we played in“ Liteyny - 4 ”. He led me there, and then to the Last Meeting, on the contrary, I was his. When I was invited to the main role, they thought for a long time who would take on the role of my father. Directed by Alexander Aravin decided that my own dad would be perfect. Together we worked great. My dad always quietly gave me good advice on the set. In addition, we had extra time to communicate, because at home we saw very rarely, ”says Polina Sidikhina.
The girl admits that at every premiere of the film with her participation, her parents are constantly present. And, naturally, they criticize the work of their daughter - at home they can learn to play and read notations at home for several hours. At the same time, the most criticism comes from the mother, and she makes remarks in a polite and correct form, says that everything is fine, but somewhere it could be better.
Polina Sidikhina admits that she could work for free, if the work was worthy. However, this does not apply to the series, which are radically different from the work on the theater stage. The girl is accustomed to provide for herself, she has been living independently since the age of eighteen, although she still has her parents. However, the girl would like to do this charity. She wants to work with the kids in the orphanage. Polina says that she would love to read books to children and stage plays with them. But prevents the desire of many references that must be provided to the orphanage.
With beloved father
“There are very few people there,” says the actress, “The children there are so small and completely bald. We laughed and played with them. This is an indescribable feeling when a suffering baby starts smiling, looking at you. ”