In 1988 he graduated from Kharkiv I.P. Kotlyarevsky Institute of Arts.
From 1988 to 1991 after graduation from the institute worked in Oryol Theatre for Young People.
In 1992 he got to Warsaw, in the double-cast of the musical "Мetro".
From 1988 to 1991 worked in the T. G. Shevchenko Kharkiv State Academic Drama Theatre.
At the same time he worked as an newscaster on Kharkiv television.
Since 2002 collaborates with the Workshop of the Theatrical Art "Constellation".
Continues to work on television as a presenter on the First National Channel of Ukraine: "For those at home", "Weather forecast".
Oleg Savkin shot in the Polish cinema.
"The Smoloskip" Award for acting in the film "Garden of Gethsemane".
Since September 5, 1999 he has been working in the Lesya Ukrainka Theatre.