the Actress of the Moscow art theatre named after A. P. Chekhov Darya Jurassic reported that in the United States died at the age of 97 years Soviet, American and Russian actor Boris Leskin. He managed to play in many popular Soviet films, and in the U.S. managed to play the first part of the movie “Men in black”.

“a Big loss for us. Boris Leskin, Bob… lifelong friends with the Pope,” wrote the Jurassic. She added that she knew from her father many legends and incredibly funny stories about Boris Leskin.

“the life of Boris Leskin, long, different, amazing and incredible. Good-bye,” said the Jurassic.

Lesquin long played in the Bolshoi drama theater in Leningrad. In 1980 he moved to the United States, where he became an actor in the theater. About the reasons for departure, he said in an interview on channel RTVI: “I’m just tired to live a lie, live a lie, when everything isn’t true”.

His best movies are considered to be “Feng Shui”, “Republic SHKID”, “Maxim Perepelitsa”, “the Old, old story”, “Single”, “Strogovy”, “Intervention”.