Soviet and Russian theater and film actor Victor Proskurin has died at the age of 68 years, said his wife Irina Honda.

"I don’t know what to say, since I’m still in shock. All of a sudden. Like any death," she wrote on Facebook.

Care artist of life confirmed his friend Yuri metyolkin. The cause of death of the actor is not specified.

Viktor Proskurin played in many Soviet and Russian films. The most famous among them: "Big change", "12 chairs", "Cruel romance", "One day, twenty years later" and many others.