an Irreplaceable loss for the dramatic arts called the death of Viktor Proskurin, the Minister of culture of Russia Olga Lyubimova. The actor died yesterday in the age of 68 after a bout of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
According to Lyubimova, it is with deep sorrow learned about the death of Viktor Proskurin, and left a creative legacy — a valuable contribution to the national culture. A telegram of the Minister of culture was quoted by RIA Novosti.
Farewell to Viktor Proskurin, according to preliminary data, will be held on Saturday, July 4. His widow Irina Honda said: she wants the ceremony took place on the stage.
Viktor Proskurin was born in 1952. He graduated from the theatre school named after B. Shchukin and played in the theater named Yermolova. The actor known for his works in theater and film, including roles Above from “Cruel romance”, Novikov from “Military-the field novel” captain Blinova from “marry a captain”, where he played with Vera Glagoleva.