Died Soviet “Gadfly” actor Andrey Kharitonov
The Gal Post
By Lily Nice
June 23, 2019
On the evening of June 23 after a long illness died the famous Soviet actor Andrey Kharitonov. He died one month before his 60th birthday. On the death of actor his wife, Olga Seregina said in a Facebook post wife Olga Seregina. She wrote: “Today Andrew has gone… Gone from the life of the beloved, talented and incredibly beautiful people. I bow to his theatre colleagues, friends, and spectators that helped us live through this terrible year. Andrew will be buried in Kiev”.
Famous film Director Vitaly Mansky wrote on his page on Facebook: “life is such a thing… My condolences to everyone who remembers him and loves you.”
Andrey Igorevich Kharitonov was born on 25 July 1959 in Kiev. In 1980 he graduated from the Kiev national University of theatre, cinema and television. Karpenko-Kary. In the same year, Soviet television showed the serial film “The Gadfly”, in which Kharitonov played Arthur Burton.
His debut made a splash. The audience admired not only the game but also the beauty of the actor. He was immediately called to Moscow. From 1984 to 1990, he became a leading actor of the Maly theater.
Kharitonov continued to play. Most popular films with his participation have become “the Star and Death of Joaquin Murieta”, “Secret” “Blackbirds”, “The Invisible Man”, “the Riddle of Anthousa”.
In January 2019, it became known that Kharitonov had stomach cancer.
KHARITONOV, Andrei (Andrei Igorevich Kharitonov)
Born: 7/25/1959, Kyiv, Russia, U.S.S.R. -
Died: 6/23/2019, Moscow, Russia
Andrei Kharitonov’s western – actor:
The Star and Death of Joaquin Murieta – 1982 (Joaquin Murieta)