Recognized as the best by the legendary detective Sherlock Holmes, not only in Russia but also in his homeland – in the UK, the national actor Vasily Livanov takes 19 Jul congratulations in connection with his 85th anniversary.

In Belarus, stressed in his welcoming address Alexander Lukashenko, quoted by his press service, the legend of Russian theatrical art “is known and loved as a talented actor, successful film Director and writer” who played many bright and memorable roles, “which invariably attracted by the depth of character, sincerity, expressiveness and masculinity.”

the President of Belarus wished Vasily Livanov good health, inspiration and new creative achievements, expressing confidence that his work will give the audience the joy and good mood, “to strengthen friendship between Belarus and Russia in the field of culture and art”.

the Son and grandson of the celebrated acting dynasty, remind biographers Livanov, began his career over sixty years ago on the stage of the famous Vakhtangov theatre. A year later he made his debut in the film Director Mikheil Kalatozov “unsent letter.” Then followed a number of prominent roles in the movie “the Blind musician”, “Sunday”, “Colleagues”. In 1975 came the film “the captivating Star of happiness,” in which the actor played the role of Nicholas I. And the image of the detective Holmes he was awarded the order of the British Empire with the wording “for service to the theatre and fine arts.”

multi-Faceted talent, set by their parents, very quickly, have helped to transform Livanov of the great actor in no less gifted Director, screenwriter and Director of cartoons. And the cartoon on his script, written West with Yuri Antonym, “the Bremen town musicians” has already become classics of Russian animation.

by the Way, soon the lyrical ballads at the behest of the author stepped over the rail and no less fascinating musical, which remind fans of Mikhail Boyarsky, the role of the Troubadour was the debut for the future of D’artagnan.

Many designs Livanov, is recognized by critics, embodied on stage and in film, not constraining them in time and space. In addition to creating cartoons actor had time to deal with their dubbing. His unique voice and today delight the kids with Karlsson in the cartoon “the Kid and Carlson”, Gena the crocodile and even boa in “38 parrots”. But only the voice of jubilee on screen voiced about 300 characters.

for more than thirty years Vasily Livanov is a member of the Union of writers of Russia, considered an acknowledged master of novels, stories, essays, memoirs of prominent figures of culture.