Leonid Gayday

Russian Actor Leonid Gayday

Career Timeline

Leonid I. Gaidai (30 January 1923 – 19 November 1993) was one of the most popular Soviet comedy directors, enjoying immense popularity and broad public recognition in the former USSR and modern Russia. His movies broke theatre attendance records and are still some of the top-selling DVDs in Russia.

Birth Date
Age 70
Svobodny, Amur Governorate, Russian SFSR, USSR [now Amur Oblast, Russia]
  • Actor
  • Director
  • Writer
Film Industry

Top Movies


Year Movie Country Role Credit Ratings
1993 There's Good Weather in Deribasovskaya, Or It's Raining Again in Brighton Beach United States, Russia Director, Writer 0.00
1982 Sportloto-82 Russia Director, Writer 0.00
1975 It Can't Be! Russia Director, Writer 0.00
1973 Ivan Vasilyevich Changes His Profession Director, Writer 0.00
1971 12 Chairs Коробейников Actor, Director, Writer 0.00
1968 The Diamond Arm Director, Writer 0.00
1967 Kidnapping, Caucasian Style Russia Director, Writer 0.00
1965 Operation Y and Other Shurik's Adventures Russia Director, Writer 0.00
1962 Businessmen Russia Director, Writer 0.00

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