He died in a clinic in Dusseldorf, Germany. The actor had lung cancer in the terminal stage
Russian actor Gennadi Vengerov died in a clinic in Dusseldorf, he was 55 years old. This is reported by friends and relatives of the actor in Facebook.
In early April Vengerov announced on his Facebook that is ill with lung cancer in the terminal stage. He previously said goodbye to family and fans.
«The best treatment in the best Germany has given nothing – too aggressive form of cancer I have. One of metastasis confined me to a wheelchair “- wrote Vengerov.
During his career, the actor starred in more than 120 films in Russia, USA, England, Austria and Germany. Among his works – “Enemy at the Gates” and “Soldiers of Fortune».
In Russia, the popularity of Vengerov brought blacksmith Vulcan role in the TV series “Fighter” and Major Volkov in the TV series “Hour Volkova».