From musicians to actors
Bad is the musician who does not dream of becoming ... an actor! For better or worse, many successful artists sooner or later try themselves on the movie screen. For…

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Children-Phenomena: Young Talents and Their Ways
History knows many examples when, after a loud fame in childhood, an artist, without passing the test of fame or money, practically disappears from the radar of the public with…

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Not twins, but twins: brothers and sisters in the movies
Today we celebrate a double birthday: on this day, with a difference of 13 minutes, actors James and Oliver Phelps were born. How is it - you don’t know who…

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sympathies of the ministers

Films of the Marriage of Figaro

What do you do when you have spleen, a bad mood or life just seems gray and monotonous? And if the window is a gloomy sky, overcast, snowstorm or tiresome rain in the morning? I would like to climb onto the sofa with my legs, wrap myself up more comfortably, and … follow the advice of Alexander Sergeyevich: As black thoughts come to you, Uncork the champagne bottle. Or scrolls “The Marriage of Figaro.” Champagne can be excluded, but “Crazy Day or The Marriage of Figaro” can be not only counted, but also watched! The best time for this is right now, because January 24 marks the 290th anniversary of the birth of the author of the immortal comedy, Pierre-Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais.

Pierre-Augustin, the son of watchmakers, a master who possessed not only excellent hearing, but also oratorical skills can be reckoned not only cheerful, but also extremely resourceful. Judge for yourself: having chosen the field of his father at first, thanks to his many talents, Beaumarchais was able not only to be accepted in high society, but also to the court of King Louis XV, where he taught his daughters to play the harp, twice married rich widows and made friendship with a banker, who brought he is in considerable condition. Continue reading

Stars and charity
Many can dream of fame, popularity, fame. And a significant part of the “afflicted” is quite capable of achieving its goal and settling among VIPs. Another question, what then to…

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Beauty Dossier: Wilson Brothers
Luke, Owen and Andrew were born in Dallas in an ordinary, but in their own way, creative family. The parents of the boys were close to art: their mother was…

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Big Actors of the Bolshoi Drama Theater
Have you ever been to the BDT? Not? Unfortunately, I, too, did not have the opportunity to attend live performances of the Bolshoi Drama Theater. Tovstonogov. No matter how you…

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Films: The youngest nominees and winners of the Oscars
Usually children cannot seriously compete with adults: forces are obviously unequal. But there are exceptions to any rule. For example, these kids who competed with famous adult actors for the…

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