Andrey Ivchenko is a Russian actor who portrays Grigori in the third season of the Netflix original television series Stranger Things.


Ivchenko was always a dreamer and very passionate about television and film. As his desire to be an actor grew, Andrey enrolled in his high school theater programs and realized he was a natural at memorizing lines quickly and learned how to own the stage.[1]



Year Title Role
2009 Scratched Out Butcher's body guard
2011 You Got Served: Beat the World Russian Mobster
The Way of the West Pachek
2014 Freezer Kiril
2016 Diamond Diablo Crane
2017 xXx: Return of Xander Cage Red Erik
Scramble Turbo


Year Title Role
2010 Who Is Clark Rockefeller? Waiter
2011 Falling Skies Armed Fighter
Nikita Tupelov Guard #1
2012 The Firm Russian Soldier #2
Warehouse 13 Ivan
XIII: The Series Major Goon
Transporter: The Series Rolf
2015 Jane the Virgin Danek
2018-19 Counterpart Karl
2019 Stranger Things Grigori




  • He speaks three languages (Ukrainian, Russian, English).
  • He was in the Soviet military.
  • He has a Masters Degree in Kinesiology.
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