The actor is not trying to protect girls from errors of youth. He fully trusts them and does not want to intervene in the personal life of adult heirs. However, the Willows Okhlobystin always ready to help their children in what situation they were not.
The popular actor is one of the exemplary fathers in the Russian show-business. With his wife Oksana, he married for the past 11 years. The couple has six children – two sons and four daughters. Senior heiress Okhlobystin already quite grown-up women. 20 years Anfisa, Evdokia – 19, and Barbara – 17. Despite the fact that, like any father, Ivan is a very concerned and worried about their children, however, he tries not to micromanage and allow them to decide for themselves how to act in different situations.
“Anything I’m not trying to protect them really. Let them live. There is a set of simple variables: time to come home, to return. Everything else I can’t control. But if there is a problem always arrives. I have a gun there, and the axe,” says the artist.
The artist also understands that his daughter quite possibly, fall in love and meet young people, but tries not to delve into the details of their personal lives. Although the party realizes that soon his daughter will provide for their families, Ivan admits that discriminates against future sons-in-law. “All the hate in advance, but I understand that you have to accept. And accept the fact that after washing you will need in addition to their socks to look more and more. But seriously, of course, realize that they fall in love, meet, but in their personal life does not climb. Now they have the priority of study, it is necessary to go to graduate school, realized in life. Although it’s not manic, in healthy proportions,” – says the father of many children.
Ivan is sure that his daughter will choose a worthy suitor and accept their decision. The actor is sure that his daughters had formed a definite idea of what should be the relationship between young people before marriage.
“Married, they must leave the virgins, of course. They know it. After all, what is a wedding? You’re essentially sacrificing himself to another person. You realize that you gave, and she gave it to you. And from this purity there mutual respect,” says Okhlobystin in an interview with Woman’s Day.