Yuri Vladimirovich Nikulin (December 18, 1921 – August 21, 1997) was a popular Soviet film actor, comedian, and circus clown. He began his screen career in 1958 and played in almost 40 movies. His most known roles were in such movies as Dog Barbos and Extraordinary Cross (Pyos Barbos i neobychnyj kross), Bootleggers (Samogonshchiki), Operation Y and Shurik's Other Adventures, Kidnapping Caucassian Style, or Shurik's New Adventures (Kavkazskaya plennitsa, ili Novye priklyucheniya Shurika) and the most famous Diamond Arm (Brilliantovaya Ruka).
Yuri Nikulin can be seen with the following firearms in the following films:
|Smith & Wesson No.3 Russian Model||The burglar||Businessmen (Delovye lyudi)||Russian Pattern II model||1962|
|TT-33||The second robber||Seven Old Men and a Girl (Sem starikov i odna devushka)||1969|
|Beretta M1934||Semyon Gorbunkov||The Diamond Arm (Brilliantovaya Ruka)||1968|
|Makarov PM||Nikolay Myachikov||Grandads-Robbers (Stariki-razboyniki)||1971|
|Walther PP||Nikolay Myachikov||Grandads-Robbers (Stariki-razboyniki)||Continuity error||1971|
|Mosin Nagant M1891/30||Pvt. Nekrasov||They Fought for Their Country||1975|