The singer said that the film “Understudy” tarnished his dignity and personal reputation. According to Mikhailov, he is the prototype of the main character of the film Mikhail Stasov. The filmmakers claim that all matches are random.
Stas Mikhailov has appealed to the European court of human rights because of parodies Alexander Revva in the movie “the stand”. About this in his telegram channel in the head of an international human rights organization “Agora” Pavel Chikov.
“The European court of human rights communicated the complaint of singer Stas Mikhailov against the government of Russia on the failure of the courts to protect his rights in a way which assumed a certain Mikhail Stasov. Marvelous things!”, – Paul wrote.
According to the lawyer, the contractor appeals the refusal of the Russian courts to protect his rights on the image in the movie “the stand” parodied actor Alexander Revva. It is clarified that the caricature of place in this film tarnished his dignity and personal reputation. Also in the complaint it is stated that the Russian courts examined only the trailer of the film, and see the whole picture refused.
The film’s protagonist is a successful actor, star of show business Igor Uspensky. He has no weekends and holidays. The wife and daughter of the artist see him only late at night. Once the candidacy of the assumption put forward for the award “person of the year” — now he needs more time to defeat the main rival — the singer Mikhail Stasov. This is the character that became the stumbling block between the creators of the films and Stas Mikhailov. The resemblance between the hero of the film and the famous singer was obvious.
We will remind, after painting in Russia Mikhailov filed a lawsuit on Enjoy Movies, the “Center Idea”, “Karo-a Film” NTV for using his image without consent. As a result, the film was banned in Ukraine, but the claim about collecting from the authors of compensation for moral damages was rejected.