Soviet actor of cinema and sounding Oleg Anofriev died at the age of 87 years. Information about the death of the honored artist of the RSFSR and the People’s Artist of Russia was confirmed by his son-in-law Sergei Solodinin and friend Alexander Oleshko.
In his career, Anofriev appeared in more than 50 films. The most famous of them were “Scarlet Sails”, “Midshipmen, forward!” And “Man from the Boulevard des Capucines.”
The most famous for Anofriev was the sounding of cartoons. His voice was spoken by the characters of the “Bremen Musicians”, “Tales of the Priest and His Worker Balda” and “How the Lion and the Tortoise sang a song”, as well as King Louis in the Russian dubbing of the Disney’s “The Jungle Book.”
Anofriev sang one of the most famous Soviet children’s songs and the title theme “Good night, kids” – “Sleeping tired toys.”