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Condolences to family and friends of Sergei Yursky

February 8, 2019

Vladimir Putin expressed his condolences to the family and friends of Soviet and Russian actor Sergei Yursky.

The message reads, in part:

“Sergei Yursky was a remarkable actor and director, a brilliant and multi-faceted talent. A masterful actor, he performed on the most prominent theatre stages in this country. Sergei Yursky created amazingly accurate, unforgettable characters on screen, and served as a model of unconditional and selfless devotion to art.”

Sergei Yursky passed away on February 8 at the age of 83.

February 8, 2019