SALIHA KOZHAKOVA
The owner of the badge "Labor Veteran", Merited Artist of Kazakhstan (1998), owner of the medal "20 years of Independence of Kazakhstan" (2011), Medal of "25 Years of Independence of the Republic of Kazakhstan" (2016).
Born in village Karasaz in Raiymbek District of Almaty region on 23 August 1941.
In 1958-1960, she graduated a two-year drama school at Kazakh State Academy drama Theatre named after M.Auezov.
Started being an actor of the Kazakh State Academy drama Theatre named after M.Auezov in 1960.
Roles in the Theater:
Works of M.Auezov: Karlygash in "Kara kypshak Koblandy", Sholpan in the "Aiman-Sholpan", Akbala in the play "Karagoz", Magysh in the play "Abai", Morzhan in "Night peals". Zhansulu in the comedy of K.Shangytbaev and K.Baiseitov "Oh, these girls!" and "Oh, these guys!", Karakatyn in the performance "Blood and sweat" by A.Nurpeisov, Aibarsha in the "Maira" by A.Tazhibaev. Jamila in "Wolf Cub under a cap" by K.Mukhamedzhanov, Mother in "We are not angels", Raikhan in "Heirs" by D.Isabekov, Zeinep in the "Little village" by D.Isabekov. The old woman in the play "The Seventh Chamber" by A.Suleymenov, Nurganym in drama "Is there a poison that I did not drink?" by I.Orazbaev, Halima in "Algeria Madonnas" by K.Yskak, Katsha in the play "Angel with a devilish face" by R.Mukanova and etc.
Also Dunyasha in "Marriage" by Gogol, Dorothea "In love, out of jealousy" by Lope de Vega. Blind woman in the play "The Blind" by M.Maeterlinck, the wet nurse in "Farhad Shyryn" by N.Hikmet, Aliman in "Mother's field" by Chingiz Aitmatov. Lufti in the performance "Bunt of daughters' in - law", Rahima in "Husband" by S.Ahmad, Bibihan in the performance "Grandmothers going to married..." by F.Bulyakov. Polite woman in drama "To live without causing pain to each other" by B. Zhakiev and others.
Roles in the movies:
Starred main roles in movies like «My name is Kozha», «On wings of song», «Dolan», four episodes of «Shokan Ualikhanov», «Five Brothers» and others.