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Yashar Nuri

Yashar Nuri (Azerbaijani: Yaşar Nuri) was an Azerbaijani film, television and theater actor and a member of the Azerbaijan State Academic Drama Theatre. He appeared in more than fifty Azeri and Soviet era films, as well as more than 100 television and stage roles. On the stage first came out at the age of 11, playing the role of Tapdyga in the play "Whose wedding is this?" At the Azerbaijan State Theater of Musical Comedy. While studying at school, he was a leading child and youth programmer, participated in drama circles. In 1968 he graduated from secondary school No. 173 in Baku and entered the faculty of film acting of the Azerbaijan State Institute of Arts for the course of famous teachers Rza Tahmasib and Aliheydar Alakbarov. During his studies he played roles in several productions, including "Sevil" (Balash), "Wedding" (Salmanov), "Guilty Without Guilt" (Neznamov), etc. In 1972, after graduating from the institute, he served in the army for a year and, having returned, worked as an actor in the educational theater of the Institute. In 1974, at the invitation of the chief director of the Academic National Drama Theater, he was accepted into the acting company of the collective. From the very first days of work he took part in many theater productions. In 1975, the actor married Rakhime khanum, his wife was a doctor. From marriage has two daughters (Ulkar, Ulviyya). He was also known as a movie actor. Nuri starred in about 50 feature films and more than 100 television productions. Many of the television dramas in which he starred in the main role, entered the gold fund of Azerbaijani television. Among them, "When Roads Meet", "Life Paths", "Houses Along", "The Disturbed Piano", "In the train" and others. The actor has played memorable roles in the well-known films"The Kidnapping of Fiance", "Bastard", "Check", "The Road Story". In addition to the theater, Yashar Nuri collaborated with radio. He was a participant in many humorous radio programs ("Good Morning", "Evening of Laughter"). In the film studio "Azerbaijanfilm" he voiced many local films and dubbed foreign films. Y. Nuri was also the director of a number of films and performances. He was the director of the movie "Thank you" (Спасибо). Y. Nuri's jubilees are always held solemnly. In 1981, in the 30-year anniversary of Y. Nuri, he was awarded the title of People's Artist of the Azerbaijan SSR for the first time. In 1991, for his role in the film "Bastard" received a state award. In 1996, for the 45th birthday of the actor, in 2001, for the 50th anniversary, feature films "Yashar of Our Scene" ("Səhnəmizin Yaşarı"), "Yashar is whom he is" (Yaşar olduğu kimi) were made. In 2011, the 60th anniversary of Yashar Nuri was solemnly celebrated at the Azerbaijan State Academic National Drama Theater. In 1989, he was named a People's Artist of Azerbaijan, as the country was part of the Soviet Union at the time, and awarded the Shohrat Order. Yashar Nuri passed away on the morning of November 22, 2012 in Baku.

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Sep 3, 1951 In Baku, Azerbaijan
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Four Sundays 1974-11-20
Latest Project:
Movie I'm Coming Home 2014-01-01
Known For
Poster of National Bomb
Poster of Execution Day
Poster of The Diversion
Poster of Wait for the Signal from the Sea
Movie I'm Coming Home Aghasalim 2014-01-01
Movie The Istanbul Plane Aghasi 2010-06-10
Movie National Bomb Abdulgani 2004-06-21
Movie The Dream Khalil 2001-01-01
Movie The Musicians from Bremen 2000-06-06
Movie This Wonderful, Wonderful World Asim Aliyevich 1999-01-01
Movie All For The Best Abdulgani 1997-01-01
Movie The Frenchman Atabala 1995-01-01
Movie The Boy on the White Horse Abdul 1995-01-01
Movie Beast 1994-01-01
Movie My White City Mirzabala 1994-04-09
Movie The Window Nasib 1991-01-01
Movie Gazalkhan 1991-01-01
Movie Hello from the Other World Mashadi Oruj 1991-01-01
Movie Müqəddəs Oda Yanaram Ogtay 1991-01-01
Movie The Joke Mammad 1990-01-10
Movie Execution Day Mahmud 1990-02-11
Movie The Basement Unknown 1990-12-01
Movie The Diversion Rahimov 1989-02-18
Movie The Scoundrel Mashalla 1988-05-31
Movie The Devil under the Windshield Nazimzadeh 1987-11-20
Movie Surayya Musa 1987-09-15
Movie The Jinn in Microdistrict Azer 1986-02-15
Movie Yellow Leaves in Summer Rizvan 1986-05-15
Movie Wait for the Signal from the Sea Captain 1986-09-14
Movie The Window of Sadness 1986-06-26
Movie The Kidnapping of Groom Israfil 1985-10-08
Movie Tale of the Lonely Pomegranate Tree Gubad 1984-01-31
Movie The Music Teacher Bashir 1983-10-15
Movie Painful Roads Small Giant 1982-03-18
Movie Uzeyir's Life Zulfugar Hadjibeyov 1981-12-20
Movie The Road Story Makintosh 1981-02-20
Movie The Unfinished Song Musician 1979-07-23
Movie When the Owl Flies Doctor 1978-07-31
Movie In the Fire Ajdar 1978-12-01
Movie The Birthday Party Eldar 1977-02-11
Movie The Lion Ran Away from the House Father 1977-06-15
Movie Bizi Dağlarda Axtarın Mardan 1976-01-01
Movie Mesozoic Story Rauf 1976-05-30
Movie Four Sundays Seyran 1974-11-20