When nature is not rested: beautiful and talented children and grandchildren of favorite Soviet stars
In the Soviet Union there were no concepts of "show business", "glamor", "star". However, ordinary people literally idolized actors, singers and athletes - they were the subject of national pride and love of millions of viewers and fans. Time is running inexorably, young stars are replacing former idols, and often these are children and grandchildren of cult personalities.
Let's find out how the descendants of the most famous people of the USSR live and what they do. It turned out that many of them are very beautiful and incredibly talented.
Anatoly and Sofia Evdokimenko, grandsons of Sofia Rotaru
Sofia Mikhailovna Rotaru is a proud grandmother of two adult grandchildren. Anatoly Evdokimenko is 24, he is a student at London's St. Martin Central College of Art and Design.Sofia Evdokimenko - the younger granddaughter of Sofia Rotaru. She is only 17, but this does not prevent the girl from conquering fashion catwalks right now, and also participate in photo shoots and advertising campaigns. The famous singer often shares photos of her successful grandson and granddaughter on her official Instagram page.
Alexander Tsoi, son of Viktor Tsoi
Alexander Tsoi - the only son of a musician. Alexander is 33 years old, he is a versatile person, worked in many areas: he was engaged in design, journalism and even programming, but was not too public. However, he is now the lead singer of the Russian rock band Ronin. You can get acquainted with the team's single by the link.
Andrei Udalov, grandson of Andrei Mironov
Andrei Mironov is an actor of theater and cinema, pop artist and idol of millions of Soviet women. Andrei Alexandrovich belonged to the influential actor dynasty Menaker, all his children and grandchildren are associated with the stage.
Andrei Udalov - grandson of Andrei Mironov. He is 26, graduated from the Shchukin School, and now plays in the Theater. Vakhtangov and starred in the movies. Andrei's mom, actress Maria Mironova, proudly shares her son’s success on her Instagram page.
Ivan and Elizabeth Yankovsky, grandchildren of Oleg Yankovsky
Oleg Ivanovich Yankovsky is a Soviet actor, director, and for thousands of people whose childhood and adolescence fell on the 80s, also “that same Munchhausen”. His grandchildren continue acting dynasty Jankowski. Ivan is 27 years old, he is a successful theater and film actor. Connoisseurs of domestic cinema can see it in the films "Without Borders", "Rag Union", etc.
Elizaveta Yankovskaya is a student at the Moscow Art Theater School. The girl is modest and, like famous parents, avoids publicity.
Konstantin Kryukov, grandson of Irina Skobtseva
Irina Konstantinovna Skobtseva is one of the most beautiful dramatic actresses of Soviet cinema. Konstantin Kryukov is the grandson of Irina Skobtseva and Sergey Bondarchuk. Constantine spent his childhood in Switzerland, graduated from art school in Zurich. He became known to a wide audience thanks to the role of Dzhokonda in the film “9th Company”. Now Konstantin combines acting with producing, jewelry, and also owns an art workshop in Prague.
Valery Kharlamov - Jr., grandson of Valery Kharlamov
Valery Kharlamov - the legendary Soviet hockey player, Olympic medalist and participant in 123 matches for the USSR national team. The grandson of Valery Borisovich is 19 years old, he is the grandfather's namesake.Currently, Valery Kharlamov - junior is a student of Moscow State University, where he studies sports management.
Igor Talkov - younger son of Igor Talkov
Igor Talkov in the late 80s was probably known to everyone. The author and performer of many songs, Talkov became famous throughout the Soviet Union with the hit "Clean Ponds". Igor Talkov - the youngest continues the work of his father - he also became a musician, wrote songs, founded the group "MirIrI", with which he toured in Russia.
Maria Budrina, Svetlana Toma's granddaughter
Svetlana Toma received international recognition after filming the film “Tabor goes to the sky”, 12 countries bought it for rent. A beautiful and talented woman became the founder of the star dynasty: her daughter Irina Lachina and granddaughter Maria Budrina are also actresses. Maria graduated from VGIK and is now removed in films, the most famous work of the young actress is the role in the film “The Crew”.
Maxim Tretyak, grandson of Vladislav Tretiak
Vladislav Tretiak is a legend of the Soviet hockey and the first European hockey player who was honored to get into the NHL Hall of Fame. His grandson Maxim (22 years old) also chose a sports career - he is a hockey goalkeeper, like his grandfather, playing in the KHL (Continental Hockey League).
Elena Beldy, daughter of Cola Beldy
Nikolai Ivanovich Beldy was known throughout the world under the stage name Kola Beldy. And the song "I'll take you to the tundra" for 40 years remains the hallmark of the Russian North. The first and only daughter of Nikolai Ivanovich was born when the singer turned 61 years old. Now Elena Beldy is 27 years old, she is an economist by training, and is engaged in music in her free time.
Marietta Tsigal-Polishchuk, daughter of Lyubov Polishchuk
The children of Lyubov Polishchuk followed in her footsteps: son Alexey Makarov and daughter Marietta Tsigal-Polishchuk also became actors. On account of Marietta, nearly two dozen roles in the films (“The May Tapes”) and TV shows (“Mysterious Passion”), work in the theater, on radio and television. After the death of Lyubov Grigorievna, Marietta took a double surname - Tsigal-Polishchuk. It is interesting that in the family of the actress there are many truly outstanding personalities: the great-grandmother after the father is the writer Marietta Shaginyan, and the grandfather is the famous painter Victor Tsigal.
Denis Shalny is the only son in the acting family of Elena Yakovleva and Valery Shalny. Denis is 25 years old, it is known that he was educated in the UK, now he is engaged in bodybuilding, participates in competitions and plans to become a fitness trainer.
The bright appearance and the abundance of tattoos made the young man a real Internet celebrity, but his son's passion does not upset his parents. On the contrary, Elena Yakovleva, in an interview, admitted that she had done a tattoo on his back, and Denis's father Valery Shalny had a pattern on his shoulder.
Nikita Efremov, grandson of Oleg Efremov
Nikita Efremov is a successful theater and film actor and grandson of the legendary Soviet actor Oleg Efremov. Now Nikita is 30 years old, he works in the Sovremennik Theater, acted in films and voiced cartoons. Ivan in the cartoon “Ivan Tsarevich and the Gray Wolf” speaks in the voice of this undoubtedly talented actor.
Ekaterina Kuravleva, daughter of Leonid Kuravlev
Leonid Kuravlev has two children and three grandsons. The eldest daughter Catherine graduated from the Shchukin School and starred in several films, and then changed her profession and became a psychotherapist. In cute Larisa from the film “The Most Charming and Attractive” it is easy to recognize the daughter of a famous father, because they are very similar.
The younger son of the actor did not follow in the footsteps of his father and now works at the Russian University of Peoples Friendship.
Maria Kozakova, granddaughter of Mikhail Kozakov
Maria Kozakova is a granddaughter of two famous grandfathers at once: Mikhail Kozakov and Yuri Yakovlev. Apparently, the girl inherited their incredible talent. Maria is a professional actress, plays in the theater, acts in films and TV shows. Fans of Russian TV series probably remembered the work of a young actress in the TV series "Carmelita", in which Maria performed one of the main roles.
It seems that the children and grandchildren of the stars inherited not only loud names, but also talent and beauty. What do you think, are descendants worthy of continuing the work of the lives of their famous ancestors? Share your opinion in the comments.