Aleksei Petrenko, Ukrainian-born Russian actor, Died at 78


Aleksei Vasilyevich Petrenko was born on March 26, 1938 and died on February 22, 2017.

He was a Soviet and Russian film and stage actor.

Petrenko played Grigori Rasputin in the Elem Klimov’s historical drama Agony and Joseph Stalin in the BBC Two documentary World War II: Behind Closed Doors.

Aleksei Petrenko passed away at 78 years old.