Leonid Agutin challenged for the prize by Eldar Ryazanov

Леонид Агутин поборолся за приз имени  Эльдара Рязанова
The stars took part in tournament of memory of the outstanding Director.

Леонид Агутин поборолся за приз имени  Эльдара Рязанова

Leonid Yarmolnik, Vsevolod Shilovsky and Leonid Agutin

Photo: Sergei Ivanov

The Russian billiard tournament among celebrities is
for a long time. But after in November of last year did not Eldar Ryazanov,
the Cup was named in honor of the legendary filmmaker.

November is associated with the birth and care of the Director “Office
Roman”, “Beware of the car”, “Carnival night”, “Garage” and dozens of
favorite comedies. Eldar was born 18.11.1927 year, and not
it was 30 November last year.

At this time, the stars gathered at the memorial tournament Ryazanov in his honor
89th birthday. For the main Cup fought Leonid Yarmolnik, Andrey Makarevich,
Vsevolod Shilovsky, Yuri Nikolaev, Leonid Agutin, but celebrated the victory of Sergey Nikonenko.

Леонид Агутин поборолся за приз имени  Эльдара Рязанова

Alena Babenko

Photo: Sergei Ivanov

Леонид Агутин поборолся за приз имени  Эльдара Рязанова

Sergey Nikonenko

Photo: Sergei Ivanov

In a purely male company were, and Alena Babenko. It
came to the tournament with her husband Edward Subchem, who also played
a few games of Billiards. Ryazanov adored this actress, she starred in one
of his last paintings, “Andersen. A life without love”. And then Alena played a major
role in movie-musical “carnival night 2, or 50 years later.” The Director even
did not change the heroine’s name, the woman turned to Alain Krylatova.

Леонид Агутин поборолся за приз имени  Эльдара Рязанова

Alexander Mokhov and his wife Irina

Photo: Sergei Ivanov

Yuri Nikolaev

Photo: Sergei Ivanov

All participants of tournament in memory was given a symbolic
billiard balls decorated hussar cockade as a reminder about one of
the most famous paintings of the master “About the poor hussar say a word”.

In star billiard club is tradition. After the game to
the table here offers delectable boiled crawfish. Celebrities do not have to change this
the habit this year.