6 vivid images of Yuri Bogatyryov
An intelligent actor with a soft character brilliantly played heroes who were his complete opposite.
Shilov ("His among strangers, a stranger among his")
For Yuri Bogatyryov, the role of the Chekist Shilov was the first significant work in cinema - before that, he appeared only in the episode of the short film “Calm day in the midst of war. ” It was a diploma thesis of a graduate of VGIK Nikita Mikhalkov, and when Mikhalkov began work on a directorial debut - horny "his own among strangers, a stranger among his own," then saw the leading role only Bogatyryov. Choosing a soft, intelligent actor for the role the desperate security officer surprised many, but Mikhalkov knew that Bogatyrev, let through resistance, but will be able to play anyone.
Before filming, the actor went to the gym and to ride a horse, although he was totally unsportsmanlike. Maybe it saved a life on the set not only to him, but to Konstantin Raikin, the actors did not obey the stuntman, who He did not advise them to jump into the river with a rapid flow. Actors suffered with terrible force, but Bogatyryov managed to scoop up to the shore, towing to imagine Raikin.
But the actor could not fight organically - he never fought in life, and on the set could not hit a man. According to the script, he had to beat face of Alexander Kaidanovsky, and Bogatyryov’s hand did not rise! "I I just can't hit Sasha! ”he said to Mikhalkov, and at the next duplicate he exploded: “What have you got here for? What does it have to do with Sasha? Are dating Chekist and White Guard. This is the only thing that should interest you! ”...
The film brought fame to Yuri Bogatyryov, and Nikita Mikhalkov began to count the actor is his talisman, and almost all of his outstanding roles Bogatyrev played it in his films.
Chamomile ("Two Captains")
In the mini-series on the novel by Veniamin Kaverin Yuri Bogatyryov got a negative role. Sly, insolent sycophant Camomile grew up in the terrible person of Mikhail Romashov - the blackmailer, the liar and frustrated killer. And even the fact that he was possessed by a passion for Kate Tatarinova and hated his rival Sanya, could not serve an excuse.
The Daisy character was the absolute opposite of the character Bogatyryov.The actor was very kind, shy, not capable of meanness man, but the more interesting it was to play the villain. Chamomile evoked such feelings among the audience that it was remembered even stronger than positive main character! His opponent was played by Boris Tokarev - a man decisive and straightforward, similar to his hero Sanya Grigoriev, and Friendship between the actors did not start. The film "Two Captains" became the last for director Evgeny Karelov.
Stolz (“A few days in the life of I. I. Oblomov”)
Nikita Mikhalkov invited Yuri Bogatyryov to the film based on the novel Ivan Goncharov "Oblomov" on the role, which again was the opposite his sense of self. The actor dreamed of playing Oblomov's sybarite, and even Oblomov, who played Oleg Tabakov, agreed that this role was more bogatyryovskaya Tabakov was just by nature active, and Stolz told him suited much more. To persuade Mikhalkov to give him the role of the actor is not it turned out, but with this dream he lived all his life and was even buried with Oblomov's dressing gown, sewn in a theater workshop ...
Despite being different from his hero, the Stoltz actor liked him. is he he brought something from himself into his image, added a little caricature to the image of this active man caring for his health and appearance And colleagues on the set noticed that even in life Bogatyrev became much more energetic and plus he was suddenly carried away vegetarianism, like his hero.
Notary Ilya ("unexpectedly")
In the comedy "Unexpectedly" Yury Bogatyrev played the notary Ilya Petrovich. Resolute, but at the same time kind and sympathetic the man who first helped the main character form the inheritance, then he beat her away from those who wanted to marry a wealthy girl, and then I could not part with it.
Yuri Bogatyryov and Tatiana Dogileva met again on the set a year later - they played in the comedy “Something from provincial life” by the motives of the stories of Chekhov. They became a cinema pair again - she played Ninochka from the story "Ninochka", and he played her lover.
Nikita Mikhalkov invited new actors to comedy - Nonna Mordyukov, Svetlana Kryuchkov, Ivan Bortnik, Oleg Menshikov and others. Of the familiar director of previous works were only Yuri Bogatyryov and Alexander Adabashyan in a cameo role. Yuri Bogatyryov Got a small but colorful role of the indignant and stinging son-in-law Stasika or Tasika, as his sharp mother-in-law called him. Tashik's dance with mother-in-law became the highlight of the film.
The scene with this dance cost Nona Mordyukova a few days in the hospital. Shortly before the shooting, she lay with heart for a month and a half insufficiency, but to confess to Mikhalkov that she is weak in health is not allowed pride. Entered into a rage actress danced the scene, and then felt bad. She was called an ambulance, which took her straight to infarction department - just in case. Generally after finished the director took the material to the artistic council, son-in-law and mother-in-law wanted pretty "Cut" - too hot they had a relationship. Heroes Mikhalkov defended, and the phrase: "Dance, mother-in-law, dance!" - along with the brutal Yury Bogatyryov's face became the hallmark of the film.
Phillipk ("Declaration of Love")
In the melodrama of Ilya Averbakh, the actor played a character that he understood better. Total. His Filippok was talented, but timid and unadapted to life writer who loved the widow of the commissioner. Zinochka had a romance with other men, but Filippka did not let go of herself and famously disposed of his career and fate. After many years, the writer brought terminally ill Zina a book about their life together with thanks for feelings that long felt for her ...
Ilya Averbakh approved for the role of Filippka Yuri Bogatyryov because he saw in him the artist is the same creative and vulnerable nature as the writer. At first, the director saw the main character as subtle and inconspicuous. character, but the results of samples of other actors he did not like. When on samples came textured Bogatyryov, Averbah thought that Filipku not be sure to be completely inconspicuous, the main thing - the internal hit in form.
Yuri Bogatyryov really was an artist, he painted beautiful paintings and portraits that gave his friends. The actor was gone when in Moscow preparing for the opening of the first solo exhibition of his paintings.