The daughter of the People's Artist announced the cause of her father's death.
At the end of last year, news appeared in the media about the urgent hospitalization of an 83-year-old actor in a Moscow clinic. But the theater said that Yursky went to the hospital for preventive treatment.
Sergey Yuryevich is known for his roles in the "Republic of ShKID", "Golden Calf", "The meeting place cannot be changed", "Love and Doves". Each of the roles became bright and memorable thanks to the magnificent acting of the actor.
Today, February 8, it became known that the People's Artist of Russia Sergei Yursky died in Moscow. This was reported to the correspondents of "Russia 24" in the press service of the theater. Moscow City Council, where he worked for several decades. He was only 36 days short of his birthday.
"Sergei Yuryevich has died, we don't know the details yet," a theater representative said in an interview with TASS.
Chairman of the Moscow City Duma Commission on Culture and Mass Communications Yevgeny Gerasimov said that the memory of the artist could be immortalized in Moscow.
“Awesome, the greatest artist, citizen, person, the director is very good. Of course, for sure, an honorary memorial plaque should appear on his house. Of course, people should remember and know that such an amazing person and actor lived,” Gerasimov said.
The daughter of the star told the press about the cause of death: “Dad was ill for a long time, died of cardiac arrest, we are all now waiting for an official conclusion,” Gazeta.ru quotes Daria Yurskaya. Photo: Personastars, film stills