Film and theater actor, theater Director and teacher Yevgeny Lazarev has died on 80-m to year of life.
“As soon as it became known, in the 80th year of life died people’s artist of Russia, theater and film actor Yevgeny Lazarev. This was reported by his son Nikolai Lazarev”, – stated in the message of the TV channel “Culture”.
Evgeny Lazarev was born March 31, 1937 in Minsk. He graduated from the School-Studio of the Moscow art theatre, he served in the Riga theatre of Russian drama, the theatre. Mayakovsky. In the 80s became the main Director of Theatre on Malaya Bronnaya, and then moved into the theater. The Moscow city Council.
Audience he is known primarily for the films “Vasily Surikov”, “Crime and punishment”, “the ordeal”, “the Investigation leading Experts”.
In the 1990-ies Lazarev moved to the US, starred in movies and TV series, taught at the School of arts of the University of southern California. One of his last works was the role of Russian scientist Anton Vanko in the Marvel movie “Iron man 2″.