The funeral of actress Inna Churikova at the Novodevichy cemetery. The actress herself passed away on January 14, 2023 at the age of 79. Photo: Vladimir Gerdo/TASS
Inna Churikova was buried in Moscow. The theater and film star was fired from her on her last trip by her family, friends, colleagues and her admirers. The celebrity was buried at the Novodevichy cemetery. And before that, she buried them in the Cathedral of Christ the Savior. Alexandra Zakharova came to see the actress on her last trip.
Alexandra Zakharova at the funeral of Inna Churikova in the Cathedral of Christ the Savior.
Photo: Ivan MAKEEV
Mark Zakharov’s daughter went on stage with Inna Churikova in Lenkom for many years. Alexandra Zakharova is close to the family of Inna Mikhailovna. Churikova herself not only worked in the theater for 45 years, but she was also friends with Zakharov.
“The great actress devoted half a century of her life to our theater. They broke into the history of the theater together with the brilliant play “Til”, with Nikolai Petrovich Karachentsov and Grigory Gorin … You know, I talked to the doctor who treated her, gave the coincidence that we are familiar The doctors said that in the hospital she constantly repeated: “I need to go on stage,” said Alexandra Markovna.
Actress Alexandra Zakharova. Photo: Sergei Fadeichev / TASS
The artist did not hide her tears. She seemed lost and she could barely stand up in pain. She held crimson roses in her hands.
Flowers at the grave of actress Inna Churikova at the Novodevichy Cemetery. Photo: Sergei Fadeichev / TASS
Inna Churikova was buried behind Vasily Lanov and Vladimir Menshov. Not far from it, in the same fifth section of the Novodevichy cemetery, there is also the grave of the director Mark Zakharov.