TNT Bachelor Timur Batrutdinov
Russian comedian, actor, and TV presenter Timur “Kashtan” Batrutdinov has become the main “Bachelor”, the reality show of the same name broadcast on TNT channel of Russian TV. Timur Batrutdinov was born February 11, 1978 in the village of Voronovo of Podolsky District. But spent his childhood in Kaliningrad region. Timur’s father – Takhir Khusainovich is an engineer, and mother Natalia – an economist. After school Timur entered the St. Petersburg State University of Economics and Finance, Faculty of labor and personnel management, from which he graduated in 2000. While at university, Timur played for the team of KVN (“Club of the Funny and Inventive” – a Russian humor TV show), and wrote scripts for the team.
Timur is a permanent “resident” of TV show Comedy Club on TNT, where his partner is Garik Kharlamov, with whom they make a talented creative duo, so loved by audience. Timur has become the most popular resident of Comedy Club in 2009, according to the site People Choice. Scored 53% of the Audience Award among all residents, well ahead of the rest popular comedians: Garik Kharlamov scored 14%, Pavel Volya – 11%, Garik Martirosyan – 9%, and Alexander Revva – 5%.
Timur has participated in numerous TV projects to the delight of his fans: “Circus with the Stars” (2008, First Channel, won the Audience Award at the end of the project), “Ice Age” (figure skating, paired with Albena Denkova, First channel). Timur Batrutdinov tried his hand in the profession of film actor, the list of his films consists of more than 10 movies, among them:
- Horoscope for good luck (2015)
- Parrot Club (TV, 2014)
- KhB (TV series 2013)
- Friends of friends (2013)
- Fuss (TV series, 2009 – 2010)
- Two Antons (TV series, 2009 – 2011)
- The Best Movie 2 (2009)
- Happy Together (TV series 2006 – 2013)
- Club (TV series, 2006 – 2009)
- Sasha + Masha (TV series, 2002 – 2005)
- Knife in the Clouds (TV series 2002)
Photogallery with Timur Batrutdinov