Category: actors

August 27 – Faina Ranevskaya’s birthday (1896-1984)(via) She is…

August 27 – Faina Ranevskaya’s birthday (1896-1984)

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She is so awesome. I love her. Her phrases pop up all the time in conversations, too. Just yesterday, when we were talking about diets and stuff with my girls, someone supplied: “I know the best way to lose weight. Eat naked in front of the mirror.”

Vera Kholodnaya, silent film actress (1893—1919)

Vera Kholodnaya, silent film actress (1893—1919)

Actor Vyacheslav Tikhonov signs autographs during Moscow Film…

Actor Vyacheslav Tikhonov signs autographs during Moscow Film Festival (1961)

Vasily Lanovoy (Russian actor) on Novy Arbat street in Moscow,…

Vasily Lanovoy (Russian actor) on Novy Arbat street in Moscow, 1972

Irina Alfyorova, Russian Soviet actress

Irina Alfyorova, Russian Soviet actress

80 лет со дня рождения Владимира Высоцкого.80 years since the…

80 лет со дня рождения Владимира Высоцкого.

80 years since the birth of Vladimir Vysotsky.

Russian actresses. I recognize the first (Alisa Freindlikh), but…

Russian actresses. I recognize the first (Alisa Freindlikh), but not the other(s) – can someone help? These are clippings from an old magazine that I found.

80 лет со дня рождения актера, народного артиста РСФСР…

80 лет со дня рождения актера, народного артиста РСФСР Александра Демьяненко.

80 years since the birth of Soviet actor Alexander Demyanenko.