Armen Dzhigarkhanyan will continue treatment in the hospital

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Pathiterator in fotoboeken Dzhigarkhanyan. Archive photoArmen Dzhigarkhanyan will continue treatment in the hospital© RIA Novosti / Sergey Pathiterator the image Bank

People’s artist of USSR Armen Jigarkhanyan, who recently interrupted his treatment, and now is in hospital, told RIA Novosti the representative of the theatre.

Previously, Dzhigarkhanyan was admitted to hospital because of a virus, last week was discharged from the hospital.

«Armen Borisovich doesn’t like to be treated, and we with difficulty persuaded him still to continue treatment in the hospital, because it still had some cold-related phenomenon. No ambulance, he was taken to the hospital his driver. I spoke an hour ago on the phone with him, cheerful voice, and he was eager to work», — said the Agency interlocutor.

According to him, the theatre continues to operate normally and is now preparing the premiere of «Pygmalion.» «The premiere will take place on 8-9 February and Armen Borisovich promised to be on it,» he added.