French Actor Gerard Depardieu received Russian citizenship on January 6 after President Vladimir Putin used his personal authority to award it to him. Normally, getting Russian citizenship takes years in a convoluted bureaucratic process involving language tests and medical checks.
French actor and Russian citizen Gerard Depardieu has been slightly injured in a car crash in central Moscow, according to an unidentified law-enforcement official.
A thriller starring the legendary French actor Gerard Depardieu and the British actress Elizabeth Hurley, being filmed in the Russian North Caucasus republic of Chechnya, will be shown to the public at the end of the year, the movie’s producer Arnaud Frilley said Tuesday.
A blogger from the Siberian city of Novosibirsk has asked the Russian Prosecutor General’s Office to check the legality of the Chechen authorities' decision to grant French actor Gerard Depardieu an elite five-room apartment in Grozny.
A lawmaker from Murmansk, northwest Russia, said on Thursday he wants to invite French movie star Gerard Depardieu to visit the city and to present him with an apartment. Depardieu, who became a Russian citizen in early January, already owns a five-room apartment in Grozny, the capital of Chechnya.
French movie star and new Russian citizen Gerard Depardieu arrived in Grozny, the Chechen capital, on Sunday night. Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov turned up at the airport to greet his guest.
French film star Gerard Depardieu, who was recently granted Russian citizenship, has selected cheese for a small restaurant he plans to open in Mordovia, central Russia, the republic's press and information minister said on Sunday.
French film star Gerard Depardieu, who recently became a Russian citizen, obtained a permanent residence permit in Mordovia, central Russia, on Saturday, the republic's press and information minister said.
French film star Gerard Depardieu, who became a Russian citizen in early January, said on Friday that he wanted to launch a series of TV programs based on Russian literature.
Russia's Communist Party (KPRF) has invited French actor and tax exile Gerard Depardieu to join its ranks, following his receipt of Russian citizenship earlier this month, party First Secretary Valery Rashkin said Friday.
I’m not a fan of class warfare, so when I heard recently that Gerard Depardieu had blown a fuse at the prospect of being taxed at 75 percent on his earnings, I sympathized.
Gerard Depardieu has recently renounced his French citizenship after the Socialist government proposed a top income-tax rate of 75 percent on high-wealth residents. Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree granting Depardieu Russian citizenship on January 3
Legendary French actor Gerard Depardieu said he is glad to be granted Russian citizenship, adding that he loves Russia and promising to study the Russian language.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree to grant legendary French actor Gerard Depardieu Russian citizenship, the Kremlin press office reported on Thursday.