Wednesday, January 10, it became known about the death of people’s artist of Russia Mikhail Derzhavin. He died on 82-m to year of life.
According to representatives of the theater of Satire, Derzhavin died after a long illness.
Mikhail Derzhavin. Brief biography
Mikhail Derzhavin was born June 15, 1936 in Moscow, in the family of people’s artist of the RSFSR, one of the leading Theatre actors. Vakhtangov Mikhail S. Derzhavin (1903-1951) and Iraida Ivanovna Derjavini (1916-2000).
Mikhail Derzhavin grew up in a house on the street Vakhtangov, in which they lived actors, artists and musicians, next door was the Theater school. Schukin. During the war, the family of Derzhavins Theatre with them. Vakhtangov was evacuated to Omsk.
In 1954, Mikhail Derzhavin went to drama school. Shchukin, after which since 1959 he worked in the Moscow theater. Lenin Komsomol. In 1967 he moved to the Theater on Malaya Bronnaya, and since 1968 he worked in the Moscow theater of satire. Friend and constant partner variety and numbers Alexander Shirvindt since 1957. In the mid-1980s, they together lead the program «Morning mail», and since 2013 the program «Want to know».
All-Union fame Derzhavin had as a Leading pan in a humorous TV program «Zucchini 13 chairs» (1967-1980).
In the nearly 60-year theatrical career has played more than 50 roles. In particular, in productions of «Woe from wit», «Tartuffe, or the Imposter», the «Mad money», «Concerto for theatre orchestra», «the Cherry orchard», «everything’s funny» and many others.
In addition, Mikhail Derzhavin has starred in about 30 films, including «Three men in a boat not counting the dog», «Womanizer», «My sailor», «Groom from Miami», «Old broads», etc.