YEREVAN, September 27. /ARKA/. Prominent Armenian actor Sos Sargsyan died at 84, Novosti-Armenia reported referring to a theatre source.
The actor was seriously ill recently and was transferred to hospital.
Sos Sargsyan starred in more than 30 films, including “Solyaris” of Andrey Tarkovsky, “Mikhaylo Lomonosov”, “Triangle”, “We and our mountains” and others.
Sargsyan took active part in Armenia’s social and political life. He was elected to the parliament of USSR in 1998, ran for president in 1991. He founded and headed Hamazgayin theatre. Sargsyan was rector of Yerevan Institute of Theatre and Cinema in 1997-2005.–0--