Vladimir Tolokonnikov, Kazakh-Russian actor, Died at 74


Vladimir Alexeyevich Tolokonnikov was born on June 25, 1943 and died July 15, 2017.

He was a Soviet, Russian and Kazakh film and theater actor, Honored Artist of the Kazakh SSR.

Vladimir was awarded the Russian Order of Friendship (May 5, 2009).

Tolokonnikov has worked at the National Academic Theatre of Russian Drama in Almaty since graduating from drama school.

He became widely known after the film Heart of a Dog, directed by Vladimir Bortko and based on the novel by Mikhail Bulgakov, which appeared in 1988 as a Sharikov.

He died in Moscow due to heart failure as a result of bronchitis complications.

Vladimir Tolokonnikov passed away at 74 years old.