79-year-old actress Alexandra Zavyalova, the singer of one of the main roles in the cult Soviet TV series «Shadows at noon», was the victim of his son, Peter Zavyalov, who killed his mother on the eve of her 80th birthday.
The murder took place on 2 February in her St. Petersburg apartment, located in the house № 6 along the street Havre, reports the February 8 edition of LifeNews.
Peter Zavialov, who has already conceded on questioning his guilt, told investigators he was drunk and doesn’t remember why he stabbed your mother with a knife. He is currently remanded in custody. The investigation of this crime continues.
Peter was a late child. After his birth the actress quit his job and all his time was devoted to his son. Peter worked as a sound engineer, then graduated from courses for cooks, however, on any work for a long time does not linger, he lived with his mother and drank. Scandals of the neighbors heard, and Peter, according to them, was a harmless drunk.
From his first marriage with the painter Dmitry Zavyalov Buccinum gave birth to a daughter Tatiana. Peter was a son from her second husband – an American businessman, which at the time of the USSR suspected of spying and deported.
Honoured artist of Russia Alexander Zavyalov has played a major role in 13 Soviet and Russian films. Fame she received after the release of the film «Shadows at noon» is the film adaptation of the novel by Anatoly Ivanov, where he received the role of Estimee Morozova.
After this picture was shot Zavyalova for more than 20 years. The last time she appeared on screen in 1992 in multiserial film «White robes», filmed at the Studio «Belarusfilm». Partners actress became Valery Garkalin and Jeanne Epple.