Writer George Weiner celebrates 80th anniversary
Vladimir Putin congratulated the 70th anniversary of the famous writer and screenwriter George Weiner, reported the press service of the Kremlin."A talented writer and screenwriter, and a recognized luminary detective fiction, You are the true classic of the genre, the author of these best-sellers. Fascinating books and movies created by Your scripts, You won the love of the widest audience and readership," - said, in particular, in the congratulatory telegram.George Weiner was born 10 February 1938 in Moscow. Writer, journalist and screenwriter, he often worked in collaboration with his brother Arkady. Weiner has written more than 150 books and scripts for 22 films. His works include the novel "a visit to a Minotaur" and the movie of the same name, a novel "vertical Race", "multiplying grief" explanation of which was filmed TV series, and many others. Fame brothers Viners brought serial film "the meeting Place cannot be changed" with Vladimir Vysotsky in the title role. Many phrases from the movie have become "winged". Source: the Writer George Weiner celebrates 80th anniversary.