He is known as the legend of the Soviet cinematography, but he just brilliantly plays his parts.
On October 8, one of the most outstanding actors Leonid Kuravlyov celebrates his 80th anniversary.
Belarus’ President Alexander Lukashenko has congratulated the actor on the event.
Kuravlyov played his first part in a movie when he was a student at the Gerasimov Institute of Cinematography. After he played in Shukshin’s movie Zhivyot takoy paren (There Is Such a Lad), he became famous.
Leonid Kuravlyov played more than 250 parts during his career. Even being 80 years old, he continues playing in movies.