Stephen Sigafoo: Alexei Druzhinin / RIA Novosti
Hollywood actor Steven Seagal at the post of special representative volunteer of the MFA of Russia will be engaged in projects in the sphere of culture, art, science, education and sports. This is stated in the comments of the Department of information and press of the foreign Ministry.
“In addition, the special representative will join the conservation efforts associated with Russia to memorial sites in USA, study and promotion of cultural heritage of Russian America and the other pages of our common history, causing great interest among citizens of both countries”, — stated in the message.
The foreign Ministry also expressed gratitude to Seagal for its willingness to use its expertise and authority for promoting Russian-American community and cultural ties, as well as “the formation of a generally more positive atmosphere in bilateral Affairs”.
On 4 August it became known that the Russian foreign Ministry took on the work of Steven Seagal. It is noted that he will not receive monetary compensation.
Segal November 2016 is a citizen of Russia. The passport he personally handed President Vladimir Putin. In the same year the artist became a citizen of Serbia. In addition, he is an American citizen.
The actor known for his roles in action movies. On account of his nearly 50 films, including “neither alive Nor dead”, “maximum depth”, “Today you die” and “Machete”.
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