Monument actress and singer Lyudmila Gurchenko will set in Moscow. It will create a sculptor Zurab Tsereteli. This “Russian news service,” said assistant artist Sergei Shagulashvili.
«Zurab already draws, makes sculptures preliminary version of what he sees. He wants to make a standing figure in any movement. He loved and respected Gurchenko, they had very good relations “, – said Shagulashvili. He added that the project is ready for submission to approval.
The Moscow City Duma approved the idea. “This is a significant value. Dear all an actress. Gurchenko – a reflection of our times, as we speak, “- said the Chairman of the Commission on monumental art in the capital’s parliament Lev Lavrenov. According to him, the place of the monument will determine collegial Commission.
In turn, the relatives and friends Gurchenko offer to put him in the Patriarch’s Ponds. “She loved her neighborhood, loved the Patriarch’s Ponds, lived in Tryokhprudny and Big Kozikhinskiy alleys. She spent there many years, and for her the area was, one may say second home “, – said one Gurchenko, designer Aslan Akhmadov.
17:42 31 March 2011
Lyudmila Gurchenko (1935-2011) made her film debut while still a student. In 1956 she starred in the film Frida Ian “The road of truth.” In the same year Gurchenko played a major role in the comedy Eldar Ryazanov’s “Carnival Night” – thanks to the work actress became widely known.
Later Gurchenko has repeatedly collaborated with Ryazanov. She starred in such films the director as “Nowhere Man”, “Station for Two” and “old horse”. Other notable works are the actress roles in “Twenty Days Without War”, “Five Evenings”, “Love and Pigeons” and “Beloved Woman Mechanic Gavrilov.” In 1983, Lyudmila Gurchenko was awarded the title of People’s Artist of the USSR.