Unplayed role of Vladimir Vysotsky

• The unplayed role of Vladimir Vysotsky

The scale of the personality of Vladimir Vysotsky is difficult to overestimate: during his short life he managed to do what many can not, and for 80 years. He was in a hurry to live, in a hurry to try their hand at various artistic media. His filmography of more than 30 films, but few viewers know that could see him for at least another 50 images. This is evidenced by fotoproby Vladimir Vysotsky in those films in which he has not been approved for the role.

Unplayed role of Vladimir Vysotsky Unplayed role of Vladimir Vysotsky

Fotoproby Vladimir Vysotsky, the movie * * Above the Tisza

Vladimir Vysotsky film debut could take place in 1958 - then 20-year-old student took fotoproby the role of border guards in the film "Over the Tisza." The attempt was unsuccessful, and his first role Vysotsky was only a year later, in the movie Basil Ordyntseva "peers", who became the leader of hire in 1959 (though the role was a cameo, and the names of Vladimir Vysotsky was not even in the credits).

Unplayed role of Vladimir Vysotsky

fotoproby for the film Vysotsky * He lives a guy *

Vysotsky was not in the first film Vasily Shukshin "He lives a guy" that the actor himself commented on this: "John SHukshin wish I auditioned for it. But he had already promised Kuravlev ". It was not to him to play the role of Nestor Makhno in the film David Karapetyan - then did not get the script, and the film was never shot.

Unplayed role of Vladimir Vysotsky

fotoproby Vysotsky on the role of Nestor Makhno

Vysotsky could play a foreman in the film "Operation Y and Other Adventures Shurik", but instead, the audience saw in this image Michael Pugovkina. The director explained: "Vysotsky has seemed to me for this job is too young. At Vladimir did not work as required by the plan. He tried to play satirically, and had ... more realism ... ". Sometimes against the actor nominee acted cinematic direction. On Keshka role in the film "Taiga landing" was not taken, as the director of "Mosfilm" issued a verdict: "Oh very casually played Keshka you, what you really are the builders of socialism and communism ?!".

Unplayed role of Vladimir Vysotsky

fotoproby Vysotsky on the role of the superintendent in the film * Operation Y and Other Adventures Shurik * 1964

Wysocki was not destined to play the role of a centurion and Stepan in the famous film Tarkovsky's "Andrei Rublev", although he auditioned. But this time, the actor was his own fault that was removed from the role - he twice failed to appear on the set at the scheduled time due to the excessive workload in the theater, and Tarkovsky his actors optionality not forgive (in another version - the director found of alcohol dependence and the actor did not want to work with him).

Unplayed role of Vladimir Vysotsky

fotoproby Vysotsky for the film Andrei Rublev * *, 1965

Arguments on which Wysocki denied roles were very different. The detective "One of us" was not taken as a member of the artistic council, said: "We do podzabornaya singer will appear in the role of Hero of the Soviet Union ?! What do you mean - mad ?! ". And the artistic director of the studio "Mosfilm" Julius Reisman opposed his candidacy for the role of the Mariner, which has been specially written for Vysotsky, in the movie "Red Square" with such arguments: "Vysotsky, the actor-class, he is all you will score!" . Besides Vysotsky at this time I went with Marina Vlady in the Black Sea cruise, and that role went to Sergey Nikonenko.

Unplayed role of Vladimir Vysotsky

fotoproby Vysotsky for the movie * * Red Square, 1970

In 1969 Vysotsky missed the chance to star in Eldar Ryazanov's film "Cyrano de Bergerac." Starring the director had planned to remove the poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko. Having learned about this idea, Vysotsky himself appealed to Ryazanov with a request to allow him to fotoproby. Approved yet Yevtushenko, but after he made another political statement, Ryazanov set an ultimatum: either Yevtushenko, or film. And the director general, refused to shoot.

Unplayed role of Vladimir Vysotsky

Vladimir Vysotsky in the image of Cyrano de Bergerac 1969

In the film, based on the works of Mikhail Bulgakov "Running" Vysotsky auditioned for the role of the White general Charnota and the role Khludov, but instead adopted other actors - according to rumors, the filmmakers feared that Vysotsky can make an image of the White Guard too attractive.

Unplayed role of Vladimir Vysotsky

fotoproby Vysotsky on the role of General Charnota, 1970

Vysotsky had all the chances to become Ostap Bender. Directed by Leonid Gaidai said: "I clearly saw it in this complex manner. Vysotsky agreed, even went we screen test, and very successfully. Believe me, it would be an amazing Ostap! But suddenly Vysotsky fell ill, and for a long time. We have a plan, "burning", invited Archil Gomiashvili. It turned out interesting Bender, but what it could become Vysotsky ... ". However, other sources say that Vysotsky was removed from the role of the order of the studio management.

Unplayed role of Vladimir Vysotsky

fotoproby Krachkovskii and Vladimir Vysotsky for the movie * * Twelve Chairs 1971

The dramatic story took place with the participation of Vladimir Vysotsky in the filming of "Sannikov Land". On the role of the singer and adventurer Krestovsky tried Mironov, Dalia and Vysotsky. Therefore, it wanted to play this character, even wrote several songs for the film: "The White Silence", "The Ballad of the abandoned ship" and "Coney fastidious". However, the general director of "Mosfilm" Vysotsky forbidden to shoot - just at the time of it out of gear, "Voice of America". As a result, Krestovsky played Oleg Dal. Vysotsky wrote on this subject Govorukhin: "I'm not so sorry about this picture, although the role and interesting, and some nights I wrote the song, because (again to the same) from me for some reason, you first need to text, and then, when I I write, it turns out that they do not say where something is very high - the ministers in regional committees, in the government, and do not give me money, and do not sign the contract ... ".

Unplayed role of Vladimir Vysotsky

fotoproby Vladimir Vysotsky to the film * Sannikov Land *

Unplayed role of Vladimir Vysotsky

fotoproby Vladimir Vysotsky to the film * Sannikov Land *

Vysotsky really wanted to get the lead role in a film about Emelyan Pugachev and even specifically for this grew a beard, but his candidacy reject the bosses again. And this despite the fact that scientific consultant picture to see fotoproby Vysotsky said that this is the correct positioning in the image, and after the poet was removed from the role, refused to participate in the filming and Vakhtang Kikabidze.

Unplayed role of Vladimir Vysotsky

Vladimir Vysotsky in the image of Pugachev