The Gaft had the surgery, told his colleague

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Pathiterator in fotoboeken Valentin Gaft. Archival photoThe Gaft had the surgery, told his colleague© RIA Novosti / Sergey Pathiterator the image Bank

People’s artist of Russia Valentin Gaft had surgery, reported RIA Novosti his colleague in the theater «Sovremennik» said Bugs.

On admission 82-year-old actor became known yesterday evening. According to the representative of «the Contemporary» Gaft is on the planned examination. Performance with its participation «Until there is a space», declared on 15 December, was postponed to 5 February. However, some media wrote that the letter went to the hospital because of a bad fall.

«Just finished surgery, and, according to doctors, it went well and Valentin I. feels normal,» — said the Bug, adding that the intervention of surgeons was needed because of problems with the hand.