Alexei Batalov was buried at the Transfiguration cemetery beside his mother

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Pathiterator in photobacteria of farewell to the actor Alexey Batalov takes place in the Large hall of the cinema HouseAlexei Batalov was buried at the Transfiguration cemetery beside his mother© RIA Novosti / Sergey Pathiterator the image Bank

People’s artist of the USSR Alexei Batalov was buried at the Transfiguration cemetery in Moscow, near the grave of his mother, as was written in the will of the actor, told RIA Novosti press-service of the Union of cinematographers.

Batalov was buried at the Transfiguration cemetery, according to his will. There mother is buried Batalov, actress Nina Olszewski (1908-1991) and his half-brother actor, Director Boris Ardov (1940-2004).

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Pathiterator in potenciali city in the queue at the cinema House, where the ceremony of farewell to the actor Alexey BatalovAlexei Batalov was buried at the Transfiguration cemetery beside his mother© RIA Novosti / Sergey Pathiterator in potenciali city in the queue at the cinema House, where the ceremony of farewell to the actor Alexey Batalov

Farewell to the actor held on Monday in the cinema House. Conduct of the actor in the last path came hundreds of people, the coffin is traditionally carried the applause. Attended the event Director Vladimir Menshov, animator Yuri Norstein, actors Igor zolotovitski and Alexander Pankratov-Cherny, Directors, Alexey Uchitel, Vladimir Fokin and Vera Tokareva, singer Iosif Kobzon, head of the Department of culture of Moscow Alexander Kibovsky, head of the Moscow city Duma Alexey Shaposhnikov, as well as the graduates of the acting Studio of VGIK, where Batalov has devoted more than 40 years.

Batalov died in her sleep June 15 at the age of 88 years. Informed the wife of the actor told RIA Novosti that he spent two months in the hospital after he broke his leg. Later, the actor was transferred to a rehabilitation centre.Alexei Batalov was buried at the Transfiguration cemetery beside his mother© RIA Novosti / P. Manucipality in fotomontaggi our people: Alexei Batalov

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