MOSCOW, November 24. /TASS/. The President of Russia Vladimir Putin and Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev congratulated the presenter, the undisputed leader of the “Club of the funny and inventive” (KVN), honored art worker of the Russian Federation Alexander Maslyakov with the 75th anniversary.
“the Talent, commitment and boundless energy were the main terms of your professional success, allowed for many interesting creative plans, – is spoken in the telegram of the head of state, posted today on Kremlin. But truly nationwide fame brought to you by the WHC, which is considered not only one of the brightest projects of the national television with a great history and tradition, but also the whole direction in the youth movement in our country, other States.”
the President wished him health and all the best, and “beloved child” Maslyakov KVN – a long and happy life.
the text of the congratulatory telegram of the head of the Cabinet posted on the website of the government of the Russian Federation. “Many famous actors, Directors, entertainers, satirists began as KVN and its popularity obliged not only to this original project, but you personally,” – said in the congratulation of Prime Minister.
Medvedev said that the secret of success Maslyakov – the bright talent, high professionalism, brilliant possession of skills of improvisation. “All this allows you for years to remain in the brilliant cohort of stars of television, to develop a unique creative space – the whole “Planet of KVN”, – said, in particular, in the telegram.
Alexander Vasilyevich Maslyakov was born on 24 Nov 1941 in Sverdlovsk. In 1964 graduated from the Moscow Institute of transport engineers, 1968 – Higher rates of television. On television since 1964. For thirty years he was the leading programs “Hello, we are looking for talents”, “come on, girls!”, “‘ Young” led the news of the World festivals of youth and students in Sofia, Havana, Berlin, Pyongyang, Moscow. Several years was a regular presenter of the international song festivals in Sochi, also led the program “song of the year”, “Alexander show” and many others.
Maslyakov is also President of the international Union of KVN and television creative Association “AMIK”. In 2002 the highest award of the Russian television Academy TEFI “For the personal contribution to development of domestic television”. In 2006 he was awarded the order “For merits before Fatherland” IV degree. November 17, Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has awarded Alexander Maslyakov, the order “For merits before Fatherland” III degree. In 2015, Russian President Vladimir Putin has Maslyakova awarded the order of Alexander Nevsky.