Add to favorite
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Star of Ballad of a Soldier Zhanna Prokhorenko Passes Away
2.08.2011 13:48
Star of Ballad of a Soldier Zhanna Prokhorenko Passes Away
Zhanna Prokhorenko

Actress Zhanna Prokhorenko, aged 71, has died today after a painful long illness at a Moscow hospital, the Guild of Film Actors of Russia reports.


Zhanna (Zhanetta) Trofimovna Prokhorenko was born on May, 11th, 1940 in Poltava. She graduated from the All-Union State Institute of Cinematography in Leningrad (St. Petersburg). The film career of Zhanna Prokhorenko started brightly with Grigori Chukhrai’s well-known war drama Ballad of a Soldier (1959), where she played the female lead. Later the gifted actress mainly performed supporting roles in cinema. She also played on stage, working at the Moscow State Theatre of Film Actor.



Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Zhanna Prokhorenko Ballad of a Soldier Grigori Chukhrai Russian Actors Russian cinema 

Next Previous

You might also find interesting:

Comment on our site

RSS   twitter      submit

Russian Monuments  Russian Ceramics  Pottery  St. Petersburg  Nikita Khrushchev  Russian Theater  Baikal  Tula Region  Modern Russian Literature  Euro 2020  Russian economy  Russian scientists  Rosneft  Russian courts  Monuments  accident  WTA  Russian businessmen  Exhibitions in Moscow  Nikolai Miklukho-Maklay  Russian Cinema  Russian visa  Russian Museums of Astronautics  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  All Events  Moscow Clubs  Russian Museum of Art  Azerbaijan  report  Russian science  Russian tourism  Alexander Vasilyev  Irkutsk Region  Yalta  Nizhny Novgorod  Sochi Olympics  Russian business  Russian businessman  Russan spacecrafts  Kaliningrad Region  Neskuchny Sad  Darwin Museum  Lipetsk   Megafon  Russian tourists  cat  criminality  human rights in Russia  Sergey Obraztsov International Festival of Puppet Theatres  Moscow 

Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites