Marina Vlady: life after Vysotsky

• Marina Vlady: life after Vysotsky

In 1970-ies. Marina Vlady, a May 10 marks 78 years, was one of the most famous women in the USSR. Name French actress of Russian origin, he knew each by the fact that she was the muse and wife of Vladimir Vysotsky. But after his sudden death, she suddenly disappeared, and it is gradually forgotten. Meanwhile, her life and after the death of Vladimir Vysotsky was full of serious challenges. Who helped her overcome depression and get away from thoughts of suicide, and why Marina Vlady got into alcohol dependency?

Marina Vlady: life after Vysotsky Marina Vlady: life after Vysotsky

Marina Vlady said that marriage with Vysotsky it incinerated. And after his death, she has not been able to recover. In the state of deep depression, she often thought about death and even tried to commit suicide. Her salvation was a meeting with an oncologist Leon Schwartzenberg, who was sympathetic to her depressed and endless conversations about Vysotsky.

Marina Vlady: life after Vysotsky

Marina felt for Leon deep gratitude: "Imagine abiding in the love of harmony couple in which the woman every day for two years, brings to men the words of the tragic passion to another, and it is also necessary at this calm, to support both day and at night, for her dreams and is also inhabited by restless ghosts ... "- she wrote.

Marina Vlady: life after Vysotsky

The marriage was a very harmonious and happy they gave each other support and inspiration, this is the time Marina Vlady began writing books and published his famous autobiographical novel, translated into many languages ​​- "Vladimir, or Interrupted Flight" (1989 g). Together with Leon they participated in actions in support of the disadvantaged, immigrants, which the authorities want to expel from the country in protests against the war in Iraq.

Marina Vlady: life after Vysotsky

In a tragic twist of fate oncologist he died from this terrible disease. After 23 years together, for Marina it was a serious shock, which she has not been able to cope. It was while she was addicted to alcohol. It was the only way for her to forget for a moment about the loss of two of the most loved men in her life.

Marina Vlady: life after Vysotsky

About those times Marina Vlady spoke frankly and without hesitation, with all the ruthlessness to their own weakness: "I have never eschewed wine, after all, I have Russian roots - recently told Marina in one of the programs of French television. - In addition, a long time I lived with Vysotsky. I started drinking when Leon became ill and died before my eyes. I get drunk in order to alleviate the suffering. I even felt a certain euphoria, familiar alcoholics. This time I was surprised in a unique person - Vysotsky, who was beginning to feel dizzy Chmielno only one in anticipation of the forthcoming booze. Now it's my turn. "

Marina Vlady: life after Vysotsky

But Marina Vlady did manage to overcome alcohol addiction. Her salvation was once again the literary work. Her book, "24 frames / second," won the recognition of a wide range of readers. Marina Vlady wrote about 2 dozen books.

Marina Vlady: life after Vysotsky

Marina Vlady looks good in his mature years.

Marina Vlady: life after Vysotsky

But the tests do not run out. In a terrible car crash Marina Vlady lost granddaughters, and almost lost his son. He had long been in a coma, but still alive. Since then, the actress and writer often repeats, that for some time do not fear death - too often and too close to the one passed close by.

Marina Vlady: life after Vysotsky Marina Vlady: life after Vysotsky

Marina Vlady now lives in a suburb of Paris, and the meaning of its existence sees it, is to simply live. Not only for themselves but also for those who have lost it. In 2015, a scandal broke out: Vladi auctioned death mask of Vladimir Vysotsky and his last poem, dedicated to her, signed by the author. The last poem of Vladimir Vysotsky was sold by auction for 200 000 euros. Marina Vlady had his own reasons to take this step: "It's not just about money. I turn my life and thrown into the future, "- she explains.