“There are five children, and two mothers, and both cannot forgive each other. So we do not touch this topic. I tried, lived and made a lot of heirs. Not all of my children, as we say, are legitimate. Some were born out of wedlock. Well, it happened! I live between their mothers as between two fires! And I also hope that my father’s sin will not affect the children. Repentance is stupid, pointless, if after repentance you still can’t put an end to sin, ”admitted the 85-year-old actor.
Despite his venerable age, Yuri Vladimirovich still works to help his loved ones. “We need to feed two families. And besides, I am sometimes deceived in terms of payment, but there is nothing I can do about it. I can’t defend myself in this matter. I don’t even know if they pay me decently, taking into account my experience, talent, rank and other merits. But, rotating in acting circles, I found out that everyone, so to speak, in the media – Bondarchuk, Bezrukov, Burunov, Kozlovsky, Mashkov, Nagiyev, Petrov, Priluchny, even Shvedov and Yaglych, are paid many times more simply for their recognizable faces! And this, I think, is unfair! – said the artist in an interview “