It Vladimir Vysotsky dedicated the song "a Letter to a friend"
On Friday night, January 4 at his home has died the actor of the Taganka Theater, people's artist of Russia Ivan Sergeevich Bortnik. He was 79 years old. His death was reported by actor's wife Tatiana Greyhounds. According to her, he died very suddenly, at 23:00 hours.
"Doctors say most likely a blood clot", — quotes the words of Tatiana Greyhounds TASS.
The actor was born in Moscow in 1939, studied at GITIS, graduated from drama school named Shchukin. The greater part of his life he was in the Taganka Theater, where he became friends with Vladimir Vysotsky. They were so close that Vladimir Semenovich has devoted to Ivan Sergeevich song "letter to friend".
During his life, Ivan Bortnik has played many roles in theater and film. The audience he is well known for the films: "the meeting Place cannot be changed", "Kinfolk", "Ivan da Marya", "Mirror for the hero" and others.Subscribe to our channel in Yandex.Zen