MOSCOW, 3 Dec — RIA Novosti. A monument to actor Sergei Bodrov in the image of Danila Bagrov from the movie “Brother” can become a symbol of the era, which tells the picture; if the initiative of the installation of the monument will arrive in the Moscow city Duma (MHD), will support it, according to the Chairman of the Commission MHD on culture and mass communications Evgeny Gerasimov.
Previously fans of the film by Alexei Balabanov “Brother” started a fundraiser online on installation in Moscow of a monument to Sergei Bodrov in the image of Danila Bagrov. Figure want to perform a full-length, in bronze, laid out in front of the phrase cast letters “I think that the strength in truth.” The place of installation of the statue will be determined by popular vote, and would not necessarily be associated with the film.
“He really became a symbol of a certain time, although, of course, we have a more iconic and famous actors are much more artists who have made a greater contribution to the acting profession, but he, you know, like a bright star, bright candle, went to the film, the acting firmament, so is love people. Many, probably, it was necessary to put monuments, not all will collect the money,” — told RIA Novosti Gerasimov.
If such a proposal will go to the Moscow city Duma will support it, the Deputy considers. “I think this is quite natural, and if all is collected, and some organization will offer, I am sure that this initiative Podgoritsa, the more time has passed since his tragic death. It can be said, the hero of his time”, — said Gerasimov.
Sergei Bodrov Jr. died on 20 September 2002 during the filming of her movie “the Messenger” along with other crew members during descent of the glacier in the Karmadon gorge (Republic of North Ossetia). The greatest popularity brought him the role of Danila Bagrov in the films “Brother” and “Brother 2”, which became iconic for a whole generation.