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Alla Larionova

Alla Larionova, Soviet film and theater actress

Alla Larionova, Soviet film and theater actress


Alla Larionova was a Soviet film and theater actress, People’s Artist of the RSFSR (1990), wife of the People’s Artist of the RSFSR Nikolai Rybnikov.
Alla was born on February 19, 1931 in Moscow. The girl was named in honor of the idol of the time – the actress Alla Tarasova. While studying at the school Alla started acting in movies in crowd scenes.
After leaving school Larionova entered The Russian University of Theatre Arts (GITIS), then, in 1948, the Gerasimov Institute of Cinematography (VGIK), where she met her future husband Nikolai Rybnikov.
In 1953, Alla played in a film-tale Sadko directed by Alexander Ptushko. The film received recognition at the Venice Film Festival. Alla’s partner Sergei Stolyarov, who played the role of Sadko, was named the best actor of the world. Foreign filmmakers, including Charlie Chaplin invited the young actress to play in their films. She was adored and considered the most beautiful actress in the USSR.

Larionova became really famous after the lead role in the film Anna on the Neck directed by Isidor Annensky.
The actress died on April 25, 2000 of a massive heart attack. She was buried in Moscow on Troekurov cemetery.

Personal life
On January 2, 1957 Alla married actor Nikolai Rybnikov, with whom she lived for 33 years. Soon after the marriage, she gave birth to a daughter Alena, whose father was actor Ivan Pereverzev.
The couple Larionova – Rybnikov was one of the most beautiful couples of the Soviet Union.
In 1961 Larionova gave birth to her second daughter Arina (died in 2004).

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Alla, her daughter and her husband

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Alla and her husband famous actor Nikolai Rybnikov

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Alla and her husband famous actor Nikolai Rybnikov


Selected Filmography
1948 – Mitchurin
1955 – Twelfth Night
1955 – The fate of the drummer
1955 – The Enchanted Boy
1956 – Central Avenue
1956 – The road of truth
1957 – Woodland legend
1958 – Witch
1959 – The Milky Way
1959 – Fathers and Sons
1961 – Two lives
1964 – Three sisters
1966 – Uncle’s Dream
1966 – Wild Honey
1967 – Magician
1971 – Seventh Heaven
1988 – The Forbidden Zone
1991 – Pyramid-1
1993 – Trotsky

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Alla in her youth

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Larionova – beautiful Soviet actress

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Larionova in the film Sadko

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Larionova – beautiful Soviet actress

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Alla – Soviet film and theater actress