Andrey Kharitonov

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Andrey Kharitonov
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Kharitonov at Severodvinsk Drama Theatre in 2009
Andrey Igorevich Kharitonov

(1959-07-25)25 July 1959
Died23 June 2019(2019-06-23) (aged 59)
Years active1980–2019
AwardsShevchenko National Prize (1982)

Andrey Igorevich Kharitonov (Russian: Андрей Игоревич Харитонов; 25 July 1959 – 23 June 2019) was a Soviet and Russian film and theater actor, director, screenwriter. He is best known for roles in films The Gadfly, The Star and Death of Joaquin Murieta and The Invisible Man.

Personal life[edit]

He tried to be protective about his private life. It is known that his wife's name is Olga, they have no children.[1]

In January 2019, it became known that Andrey had stomach cancer.[2][3] On June 23, 2019 Kharitonov died.[4]


Recognition and awards[edit]

  • The Gadfly:
  • Thirst for Passion:
    • Special prize in the Cinema for The Elite In the EC Kinotavr (1991)
    • Jury Award in category Debut on CF Literature and Cinema (1995)
  • Commander of the Order of the Golden Serving Art of the International Union of Charitable Organizations of the World (2007)
  • The winner of the XXII International Film Forum Golden Knight (2013) for supporting actor (Podporuchik Romashov)


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