Michael Efremovich: Vedyashkin Sergey / Agency “Moscow”
Actor Mikhail Yefremov, staged a fatal accident in the centre of Moscow, explained his political position. His words passed protecting the interests of the artist, the lawyer Elman Pashayev, reports “Moskovsky Komsomolets”.
As explained by the Pasha, some believe the criminal case against Efremov’s political, so the attorney asked his client about his political views. “Where am I and where the policy? I have nothing to do with the opposition, have nothing to do with politics,” — said Efremov. He also called himself an artist and a clown, stressing that it’s his job.
According to him, against the President of Russia Vladimir Putin, he also has nothing against it. “Why do I have to treat the poor man who feeds us – we, artists, movie makers. After all, we all remember the decline was the culture before,” he explained.
On the evening of 8 June, Mikhail Efremov staged accident in Central Moscow. His car went into the oncoming lane and crashed into a van whose driver, Sergey Zakharov, died in the hospital due to blood loss. The artist himself was not injured, he was sent under house arrest until August 9.
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