С 1987 -1989 гг. служил в рядах Советской армии. С 1990-1994 гг. учился в Самарской государственной академии культуры и искусств (филиал в Волгограде) по профессии актер театра и кино, который закончил с отличием.
Alek Martinovich Shakhbazyan was born on November 19, 1969 in Volgograd in the family of engineers. Since childhood he was fond of music, theater, cinema. He graduated from the Leninakan Russian Secondary School No. 14 in Armenia.
From 1987 to 1989 served in the Soviet Army. In 1990-1994 he was studying in the Samara State Academy of Culture and Arts (branch in Volgograd), as an actor of theater and cinema, which has graduated with honors.
When he had moved to Armenia (Gyumri), he was engaged in the organization of KVN (team "Gyumri bachelors"), producing, distribution of films, as well as touring activities. In 1998-2000 – there were a concert activity, production in Sochi.
Since 2000, and to this day, he is General Director of one of the leading event-companies in Russia - "Imperia Show."
Since May 16, 2014 he is the founder and General Director of the film company "Cinema Concept Production."
He is married and has two sons.