After a long illness on 84-m to year of life died people’s artist of Russia Sergei Yursky. The Agency TASS with reference to the actor’s daughter Darya Yurskaya reported that the cause of death was cardiac arrest.
Sergei Yursky was born in Leningrad in 1935. After applying to law school began to play in the theater-studios of Leningrad University. In his third year he dropped out and entered the acting Department of the Institute named after A. N. Ostrovsky. He was invited to the Bolshoi drama theater named after Gorky. In 1978 he moved to Moscow, became an actor and Director of Mossovet theatre, where he worked for the last 40 years.
Sergei Yursky has starred in more than 40 films. Most famous are the roles in the films “Love and pigeons”, “the Golden calf”, “the King stag”, “the meeting Place cannot be changed”, “don’t worry, I’m with you.”
Artist will be buried at Troekurov cemetery in Moscow. Parting with Sergei Yursky will be held in the Mossovet theatre.