The actor of the theater “Contemporary“, Director-documentary Yuri Rashkin died at the age of 72 years. This is reported on the page of the theater in “Facebook“.
«Today, a person dear to our theater, Yuri Leonidovich Rashkin, passed away. A man with a tender heart and a keen sense of beauty. In the theater “Contemporary” Yuri Rashkin served from 1967 to 1973“, The report says.
The actor played roles in 10 performances of Sovremennik, in particular, in “Decembrists “,” Snow White and Seven Dwarfs“And”Masters“. In addition, he was filmed in such tapes as “About Love “,” Bridges ““And”Unusual Summer“.
Rashkin is also known as a documentary film director: his tapes tell about Konstantin Raikin, Galina Volchek, Alla Larionova and on Oleg Efremov.