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Best Soviet actresses 1962-1989

Tamara Semina

Best Soviet actresses 1962-1991 – Tamara Semina (Best actress in 1962) for her role of Katyusha Maslova in the 1960-1961 film “Resurrection” (on Leo Tolstoy’s novel “Resurrection”)

Readers of the most popular in the USSR magazine “Soviet screen” used to vote for their favorite film actresses from 1962 to 1991. The “Best Actor of the Year” competition was held annually by the magazine “Soviet screen”, the winner was announced at the end of each ear. Results were based on a survey of its readers and summed up in the 10th issue of the magazine (2nd half of May). In parallel, in the survey existed the category “Best Film”, “Best Actor”, “Best Film for Children” and “Best film music”. Here is the list of Best Soviet actresses 1962-1989, according to the “Soviet Screen” magazine readers.

1963 - Margarita Volodina

Best Soviet actresses 1962-1991. 1963 – Margarita Volodina

Margarita Volodina, as a woman Commissar in the 1963 “Optimistic Tragedy”, Soviet blockbuster with 46 millions sold tickets, Best Film of the Year, shown on Cannes Film Festival in 1963.

Best Soviet actresses 1962-1989