Actor Eugene Sapaev, who played in the film by Nikita Mikhalkov «Burnt by the sun: the Citadel» and «sunstroke», died in Moscow.
According to Russian media, in particular, «MK», some time ago, he was beaten to death by unknown.
A friend of actor, Julia Busareva, said that according to her information, hooligans did not like the appearance of Eugene, who was dressed as a woman. Previously Eugene Sapaev had four surgeries for a sex change.
According to Bucerias, Eugenia was buried as homeless – friends and colleagues is still unknown where.
After starring in the paintings by Mikhalkov, the actor has left Moscow, having left his native village Velikovo Vladimir region. Relatives from Sapaev was only a grandmother living in a nursing home.