The Director admitted that he was shocked when meeting his future wife. Vladimir Menshov was aware that he had little chance to win the most beautiful girl on the course. Nevertheless, their friendship developed into romance, and then in family life for more than half a century.
Oscar-winning Director Vladimir Menshov became the hero of the new year program of First channel “Honestly Yuri Nikolayev”. Conversation on the terrace for tea at the dacha of Vladimir Valentinovich turned out to be extremely sincere and genuine. Menshov, in particular, recalled the period when he met his future wife, actress Vera Alentova. They studied on the same course theatre of the University.
“I’m quite amorous person, but having met Vera Valentinovna, I search has stopped, – said Vladimir Menshov. – Realized that the best to find. It was my prize for all previous times. I met her already quite an adult. When we got married, I was 24”.
The famous Director admitted that all those years ago, he knew that he had little chance to claim the most beautiful girl on the course. According to Menshov, it experienced a real shock, seeing Faith Alentova. She was struck by his feminine beauty, ability to excite any society, wherever it appeared.
“The manner of behavior, according to the character type I’m not her man, – continued Vladimir Menshov. And if we’re not doing the same course, we wouldn’t be together. We were given a rare chance to get to know each other. Vera had the opportunity to look at me and see what kind of man I am”.
For some time the young people were just friends, and then began their romance. The period of courtship was rather short, but their family life has lasted for more than half a century. A few years ago Vera Alentova and Vladimir Menshov celebrated their Golden wedding.
In recognition of the famous Director in decades of living together he saw how many men and women are different creatures. “Every time I was amazed that you can’t predict his wife’s behavior, her reaction, her opinion, her understanding of life. There’s a lot of wisdom, naivety and intuition. And the other woman – the daughter of Julia, our personality mixed up, Julia and I largely understand”, – confessed Vladimir Menshov.
The Director is fascinated by the ability of the daughter to analyze the situation and make the right decisions. He calls Julia his main ally. If you need something to convince Faith Alentova, to help the father always ready to come to his beloved daughter.