Vasily is one of Red's three sons. During his childhood, his mother often took him and his brothers to Coney Island.
He has a girlfriend named Lida, who is also the mother of his son. He and his girlfriend often get into arguments that tend to end with Lida throwing things or hitting Vasily, which Red blames on him as he comes home drunk.
He helps Red smuggle in her contraband through the sewers.