Valentin Gaft read the verses on the death of actor Vladimir Zeldin, the national news service (NSN).
According to GAFTA, he always admired by Zeldine, and once wrote a poem about it.
"Be born when he is on light,
The jester, the angel on the magic funeral feast.
It's all there, only age in it,
As there is no age in life".
Film and theater actor, people's artist of the USSR Vladimir Zeldin, died 31 October in Moscow on 102-m to year of life.
Valentin Gaft is a Russian film and theater actor, people's artist of the RSFSR.