“StarHit” talked with the girl who spent the evening in the company of the famous actor. Dancing with the artist, young Daria Kononova couldn’t remember who is in front of her, but soon realized where had seen a celebrity.
Last week Russia was visited by the star of the films “Harry Potter” and “Schindler’s List”. Ralph Fiennes came to the Northern capital for the filming of the picture about dancer Rudolf Nureyev. In addition, Fiennes visited the Director of the Hermitage Mikhail Piotrovsky. There he waltzed with 22-year-old Darya Kononova, student of St. Petersburg University of trade unions.
“Our one of your dancing clubs Gala was invited to speak at the event, confessed Dasha “StarHit”. – We were told that there will be celebrities, but we didn’t know who it was.
We have a tradition in the waltz men bring partners to the guests and offer to dance. This moment is always awkward, because guests often refuse. Nikolai Tsiskaridze, for example, that night agreed to waltz with a girl from my club…
Partner Ivan has led me to Ralph, but I didn’t recognize him. The actor immediately agreed and we started to circle around the room. I watched and could not understand who he reminds me of… Fiennes said something in English, but I don’t know – do not speak the language. We danced for about five minutes, I gesture showed how to put one foot.
When the melody ended, he bowed, and we parted. “You understand that this is Volan de mort of “Harry Potter”? asked the guys, and it hit me! Of course, I immediately ran to look for him to make a photo for memory. Ralph recognized me, smiled and uttered in Russian:
“I was very pleased to dance with you” – this just struck. Came home, showed the mom, she cried out, saying, what, Fiennes played my favorite, “Schindler’s List”! Now I want to review the films with his participation…”