The talented performance of the pop artist creates a good mood among the audience. Psychologists seriously argue that a minute of laughter strengthens the immune system. Igor Khristenko's miniatures confirm the observations of pundits.
Rostov-on-Don is an ancient and hospitable city. It was here that Igor Khristenko was born on July 4, 1959 in an artistic family. His father sang classical parts in the opera, and his mother worked in ballet. The child grew up in an environment of regular travel from one place to another. He went to first grade in Alma-Ata, and received a certificate of maturity in Tomsk. Igor studied average. In ten years he changed two dozen schools. He knew how to find a common language with classmates. He was seriously involved in sports and amateur performances.
The biography of the future actor could have developed in different ways. In one of the schools, Khristenko created an ensemble in which he played the guitar. It was at this time that he felt the taste of popularity among girls and the hypnosis of applause. English was easy for Igor. The boy saw how his peers live and what they dream about. And he also dreamed of becoming a diplomat. But getting a specialized education turned out to be problematic. There were both objective and subjective reasons for this. Then he entered the famous Schepkinsky school.
On stage and TV
Having received his diploma, Igor Khristenko, by assignment, entered the service at the Satire Theater. For four seasons, the young actor talked to living classics. However, the situation did not suit him. Time passed, and only one performance was able to do serious work. Igor began to independently search for new opportunities for self-realization. He mastered the humorous genre. I tried to write and perform parodies. And at one point he left the theater for free bread.
The career of a humorist and parodist was developing quite successfully. Presenting parodies of famous politicians, Khristenko earned the sincere love of the audience. Moreover, Vladimir Zhirinovsky liked his own portrait so much that he invited the actor to public events several times. Igor gained experience in television in the project "Dolls", which was broadcast on NTV. Then they began to invite him to the "Full House" and "Smehopanorama". The actor honed his skills and gradually established himself in the ranks of the show business elite.
The nuances of personal life
It is quite natural that the popular pop artist began to be invited to the cinema. In the film based on the famous work of Vasily Shukshin "And in the morning they woke up", the actor starred with his wife. Igor Khristenko's personal life is stable and monotonous. It is important to note that he is not looking for variety on the side. The parodist met his wife while still a student. Elena Pigolitsyna studied a course older.
Today, husband and wife live under the same roof. They already had a son and grandchildren. Grandfather is fond of fishing and tries to involve the younger generation in this occupation. There is no information on how this is obtained.