Depardieu was awarded an honorary medal of the Brussels

© RIA Novosti / Ramil to Setdiscoverable in fotoboeken Gerard Depardieu. Archival photoDepardieu was awarded an honorary medal of the Brussels© RIA Novosti / Ramil to Setdiscoverable the image Bank

The burgomaster of Brussels Philippe Klose solemnly handed over on 25 June, the honorary medal of the capital of Belgium, the famous French actor Gerard Depardieu for his contribution to the enrichment of the cultural image of Brussels.

As reported on Thursday, RIA Novosti in the city administration, Depardieu will arrive in Brussels on the occasion of the screening of the film «Waltzing» in which he played a major role in the Brussels international film festival BRIFF 20-30 June.

Depardieu some time ago lived in Belgium, purchasing house in the village of Neshen on the border of Belgium with France.

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