Shirvindt and Derzhavin served in the same theater

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Russian actor and artistic Director of the Moscow Theater of satire Mikhail Shirvindt said goodbye to his friend and partner on the stage Mikhail Derzhavin. About it reports the Russian edition “7 days”.

“Now is the time of endless searches of records, such thirst to get into the Guinness book of world records… 72 cloudless pure friendship, cooperation, aid, worthy of the record books. Not once in those 72 years we’re not fighting. If we get a medal for this friendship, I brought it to you. See you soon, love,” said town during the funeral for the Derzhavin, which took place at the Novodevichy cemetery in Moscow today.

Derzhavin died 10 January 2018, following a long illness. He was an actor of the satire Theatre.

The actor played in dozens of paintings and voiced cartoons. One of his most famous works in cinema was the role of George in the film adaptation of the novel by Jerome K. Jerome “Three men in a boat not counting the dog”.