People’s artist of the USSR Armen Jigarkhanyan, a favorite Soviet cinema-goers, was delivered on Thursday to a specialized cardiology clinic in Moscow. He was diagnosed with coronary heart disease, aggravated on the background of acute respiratory disease.
This is reported on 11 February, Russian media and, in particular, news Agency RIA Novosti.
80-year-old actor was brought to the hospital his wife, Vitalina Tsymbalyuk-Romanovskaya. Its position in the intensive care unit and conducted an emergency survey, said the publication LifeNews.
«The husband fever, a flu, ORVI. The fact is that, when Armen Borisovich the temperature rises, we always go to the hospital. In the hospital he will be about a week» – leads the publication the words of the spouse of the actor
Armen Dzhigarkhanyan starred in more than 200 films, including «dog in the manger», «Poor Sasha», «Vanechka», «good weather In Deribasovskaya, or Brighton beach again it rains». Jigarkhanyan has voiced characters in popular cartoons such as «there once was a dog», «Imperceptible funtik», «funtik and detectives» «funtik in the circus,» «the Ugly duckling».
He is also a theater Director, he founded and directs the drama theatre (Theatre of «D» was created in the open in 1996, the basis of the troupe was formed by the graduates of his course at VGIK).
Dzhigarkhanjan listed in the Guinness Book of records as the most popular Russian actor. On account of his over 250 roles in film and on television.