The Ministry of culture of Ukraine included actor Gerard Depardieu in "the black list of persons" who, in the opinion of current Kiev authorities, threaten state security, writes French magazine.
they say that the Ukrainian mass media is forbidden to mention the name of the actor, and the films with the participation Depardieu will not be shown on television and in cinemas across the country.
review the author, the reason for the ban are the phrases of an actor. For example, at the film festival in Riga in the last month of summer 2014 Depardieu said that " loves of the Russian Federation and Ukraine, which is part of Russia ". In addition, the Ukrainian authorities took into account the fact that the Artist has repeatedly expressed support to the head of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin.
the magazine explained that in July the Ministry of culture of Ukraine started to compile a list of artists that are too close to the government of the Russian Federation. These people will be forbidden to mention in the media, as well as to air their songs and movies.
French Actor, Director and producer was born 27 December 1948 in ch?teauroux in a working class family-Metalist. While still a teenager, Depardieu went to Paris and soon began acting in small roles on television.