Kirill Karo

Kirill Valerievich Käro is a Russian-Estonian actor, best known for playing George Safronov in 16 episodes of Better than Us a 2019 Netflix TV series, and as the lead character in 32 episodes of The Sniffer.

Date of birth
He was born on February 24, 1975.


Kirill Käro was born in Tallinn, Estonia. Käro’s father was a sea captain, and his mother was a teacher. 

Early life

Käro was first introduced to the world of acting after being recruited by the Russian Drama Theatre for an acting course.


After graduating from secondary school at Lasnamäe in 1992, he entered a five year acting course at the Boris Shchukin Theatre Institute in Moscow, Russia. Following graduation in 1997, Käro continued to work at the Boris Shchukin Theatre Institute under the mentorship of Armen Dzhigarkhanyan. Käro returned to Tallinn in 1999, acting at the Russian Theatre for 5 years, before going back to Moscow to the Praktika theatre in 2004.

Love life

Details about his love life are not yet known.

Net worth

Not yet established.


Kirill’s career in film and television began in 2008 with various small parts until in 2013, he landed the leading role in the TV series The Sniffer. For his role in The Sniffer, Käro has won the Association of Film and TV Producers Award in the category "Best Actor".

In 2019, Kirill Käro played George Safronov in 16 episodes of Better than Us a 2019 Netflix TV series.

He also appeared on the 2019 TV series, To The Lake.

TV & Filmography

2019Pereigrovka (Short) (En.Replay)Timur
2019Vongozero (TV series) (En. The Outbreak)Sergei
2019Galangal (Short)?
2018–2019Better than Us (TV serial)Georgy Nikolaevich Safronov (16 episodes)
2018Golos morya (Short) (En. Voice of the sea)Ivan
2017Green CatsKirill
2013–2017Nyukhach (TV series) (En.The Sniffer)The Sniffer (24 episodes)
2017Koroleva 'Margo' " (TV Miniseries)?
2016Proezdom (Short) En.(Driveway)Boba
2016Nauchi menya zhit (TV Miniseries) (En. Teach me to live)Ilya Lavrov
2016All That JamFedor 01
2016Noch svyatogo Valentina (En. St. Valentine's night)Valentin
2015Rodina(En. Homeland)
2015Izmeny (TV Miniseries) (En. Treason)Kirill (16 episodes)
2015Pobeg iz Moskvabada(En. Escape from Moskvabad)
2015Dzhuna (TV Miniseries) (En. June)Writer
2015The FencerAleksei
2014Doktor (Short) (En. Doctor)Doktor
2014Muzhskie kanikuli (TV Series)(En. Men's vacation)
2014Vsyo snachala (TV Miniseries) (En. All over again)3 episodes
2014Sex, kofe, sigarety (En. Sex, coffee, cigarettes)Waiter (segment The Constant)
2013Dom, milyy dom(En. Home Sweet Home)
2012Lektsii dlya domokhozyaek (TV Movie)(En. Lectures for Housewives)
2012Nogi – atavizm (Short)(En. Legs atavism)
2012Tri dnya leytenanta Kravtsova (TV series)(En. Three days of Lieutenant Kravtsov)
2011Ushyol i ne vernulsya(En. Left and Not Returned)
2011Insignificant Details of a Random Episode (Short)(En. Minor details of a random episode)
2011Noch na zakate leta (En. Still at Sunset)Tom
2011Rotilõks (En. Rat trap)Pjotr
2010The Afghan CaravanPomoschnik mashinista
2010Tsvety ot Lizy (TV Miniseries) (En. Flowers from Lizy)Smurnoy
2010Chelovek niotkuda (TV Movie)(En. The Man from Nowhere)
2010Punane elavhõbe (En. Red Mercury)Sämm
2009Golubka (En. Dove)Volodka Hippie
2009Zastava Zhilina (TV series) (En.The flag of Zhilin)Major Gennadi Yershov
2009Lyubov na rayone (TV series) (En. Love in the area)Military commissariat employee (1 episode)
2009Help Gone Mad?
2008Pari na lyubov (TV Movie)(En. Money for Love)
2008Volshebnik (En. Wizard)Officer of the special department
2008Valeriy Kharlamov. Dopolnitelnoe vremya (TV Movie) (En. Additional time)Boris Mikhaylov
2007Liquidation (miniseries)Slava / Shekhtel's Nephew (2 episodes)
2005Uboynaya sila (TV series)Garik (episode – Bratstvo Po Oruzhiyu )
2005Behind the Door (Short)Boy
2002Pääsemine (Short)(En. Escape)

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Kirill Karo
First Name Kirill
Surname Karo
Born 24th February, 1975
Home City Tallinn, Estonia
Current City