Gerard Depardieu was denied entry to Ukraine
Ukrainian authorities have banned French actor Gerard Depardieu entry into Ukraine. About it the security Service of Ukraine said in response to the request of the Ukrainian edition.
"23. 07. Fifteen against a citizen of France and Russia g?rard Depardieu adopted a resolution banning him from entering Ukraine for a period of 5 years in the interests of ensuring the security of our country. At the moment the materials are processed by the State border service ", - stated in the message of the SBU.
French Actor Gerard Depardieu has been on the red list of Ukraine. His films are banned, and the name can't be mentioned in the media. Depardieu has joined the list of the Ukrainian Ministry of culture, in which 600 names, most of which are known to all people of the world. French correspondents believe that the punishment Depardieu was "deserved" because of his love for Russia, President Vladimir Putin.
French Actor Gerard Depardieu has received a Russian passport in 2013, but retained French citizenship. Later Depardieu received a permanent residence in the capital of Mordovia Saransk. Read more in