These different roles Valery Zolotukhin
The actor was not afraid of any roles, and in each find something of their own, whether it's a brilliant composer, the local policeman or a vampire ...
The district ( "Master of the Taiga")
The first major role Valery Zolotukhin and second appearance on the silver screen - Taiga district Vasily Serezhkin investigating the theft of the night from a local store in the movie "Master of the Taiga". Director detective was Vladimir Nazarov, who a few years ago played Zolotukhin debut role in the adventure film "Package." Director work together very much and therefore Zolotukhin detective was approved without trial. Under the scenario of the district I was much older and more serious, but specifically for the actor of the scene re-wrote the comedy vein, and even gave him to sing.
The district Serezhkin was very charming, and the duo friends - Valery Zolotukhin and Vladimir Vysotsky - to ensure the success of the film. The history of the district, it was decided to continue, and went Detective "Disappearance of a witness" in three years, which was the case in Serezhkin have more serious - to solve the murder zoologist. The third part is called "preliminary investigation", and a police captain Serezhkin versed in arson lesosklada.
series ( "Bumbarash")
Bumbarash soldier returns from the Civil War to his village and discovers that it there for a long time believed to be killed, and the village itself is moving from white to red, from red to green and then back to white, and so the circle ... Funny soldier became Valery Zolotukhin second star role after the district Serezhkin. Home role auditioned Mikhail Kononov, but the director Nicholas Rush believed that his hero gets too quiet, without chudinki and passions ... Zolotukhin he knew only by the theatrical stage and singing in the church choir, and as a substitute Kononov first not considered. The actor also really wanted to play Bumbarash and presented to the director in fact an ultimatum: "If you want to make a good movie, take Kononov, but if you want a glimpse into eternity - Take me!". But the main factor was not even that, and the performance of Russian folk songs with accordion. At this point, the director saw a Bumbarash this and went to the artistic council - to approve a distinctive actor.
The Vampire ( "Night Watch", "Day Watch")
The appearance of Valery Zolotukhin as a vampire-butcher in the urban fantasy directed by Timur Bekmambetov surprised many. The actor was a very religious man, and he agreed to play the undead has raised many questions. Zolotukhin Valery Saushkin as it liked, it was a wise unhappy father truly loved his son and was ready for him at all, but the fact that a vampire - so what ...
The actor said that the believer has to fear is unknown and also someone to play otherworldly characters: "crosshair - and with God! I asked the blessing of the priest - and play! After all, I did not become a vampire! Fear is only one - it is bad to play. " In "Night Watch" his first role was much smaller, but after the first stage of its expanded line and adding new episodes of the script. Much of the footage for the "Night Watch" was included in the next film - "Day Watch". The material still remained and "Dusk Watch", but the director switched to work with Hollywood and the continuation and not removed.
Mozart ( "Little Tragedies")
A screen adaptation of several of Pushkin's works published in 1979 in the three-part film format. Valery Zolotukhin played one of the most famous characters of Pushkin's prose - from Mozart "Mozart and Salieri".
When director Michael Schweitzer planned to make a film, it offered Zolotukhin to choose a hero. The actor chose Salieri the poisoner - he believed that this role is not played for real. "Then you play Mozart!" - went "on the contrary" Schweitzer. Zolotukhin not angry, but disappointed Innocent Smoktunovski who dreamed about Mozart and Salieri was appointed to ...
Zolotukhin said himself that he had in common with Mozart - complete lack of jealousy. However, his friend Vladimir Vysotsky put it this way: "Zolotukhin envies no one, because he knows that he is the best ..."
The grandfather ( "Site")
Simon Myronovych nicknamed Hali-Gali was supposed to be a comic old man, a local joker, almost rustic crazy, but Valery Zolotukhin saw it as a deep thoughtful character. All his gaiety was feigned, that lurk behind many who had seen and survived the sage. It is thus he tried to make Hali-Gali, connecting it to comedy and drama.
Actor immediately adopted the role, but he has asked to do a screen test - wanted to see by how well it turns out to convey the character. And during the filming repeatedly asked to make a double scene, if it occurred to me how you can still decorate the image of a kind of eccentric grandfather - in a role he came so that at times in the village, where there were shooting, it was taken as a local resident. Most in this role Zolotukhin liked that it was recognizing the new generation. For older, he always remained Bumbarash, and for young people became Hali-Gali.