Life in the kingdom of crooked mirrors: fairy-tale fate twins Olga and Yalo

• Life in the kingdom of crooked mirrors: fairy-tale fate twins Olga and Yalo

In 1963, these girls came to fame-Union - after the screens out the film "Kingdom of Crooked Mirrors", where they played a major role. Twins Olga Yalo and conquered the audience, but the actress did not become. She appeared again in an episode of the movie "Jack Frost", they all disappeared from the screens. Fate gave chances to Olga and Tatiana Yukina arrange his life, but after adjustment, lost their jobs, they sank to the bottom.

Life in the kingdom of crooked mirrors: fairy-tale fate twins Olga and Yalo Life in the kingdom of crooked mirrors: fairy-tale fate twins Olga and Yalo

Twins Olga and Yalo, who knew the whole Union

Life in the kingdom of crooked mirrors: fairy-tale fate twins Olga and Yalo

Yukina sisters were born in an ordinary family: their father worked in a factory, and his mother - in the studio. In the movie, the girls were quite by accident: in a district of Moscow club is holding a contest among twins. Including 7 pairs - read poems and sang. 9-year-old Olya and Tanya Yukina were the most charming and artistic. At this time directed by A. Rowe I was looking for the twins for his new film, a fairy tale. Yukina sister seemed to him the ideal candidate. He invited them to the studio to them. Gorky, and the samples were successful.

Life in the kingdom of crooked mirrors: fairy-tale fate twins Olga and Yalo

The shooting took place in Crimea, where the girls were the first time and could not hide the excitement. To avoid confusion on set, Ole was given the role of its namesake, and Tanya played Yalo. In the lives of their characters were exactly the opposite: the capricious character who did not obey his grandmother and lazy, has played more sensible, calm and restrained Olya and Tanya got cocky fidget her reflection Yalo.

Life in the kingdom of crooked mirrors: fairy-tale fate twins Olga and Yalo Life in the kingdom of crooked mirrors: fairy-tale fate twins Olga and Yalo

"The Kingdom of Crooked Mirrors" film was recognized as the best children's film in 1963. Critics appreciated the true acting talent Yukina sisters. After the premiere of the girls with his mother was invited to the Kremlin, they presented gifts. Spectators filled up with letters twins, boy confessed love. In his school, they have become real stars, but their behavior is not affected. Without waiting for an invitation to shoot a new film, the sisters have written a letter to Alexander Rowe with a request to give them the opportunity to once again be in the movies. And the director responded - twins played in the episode film "Jack Frost". But this Yukina film career ended.

Life in the kingdom of crooked mirrors: fairy-tale fate twins Olga and Yalo

The sisters Yukina in the film * Frost * 1964

Said that the sister did not go to engage in the drama studio because of problems in the family: the father drank heavily, daily scandals occurred. After high school, Tatiana tried to go to theater school, but did not pass the competition. Possible, otherwise their lives would have turned out quite differently. Their classmate recalls: "As a child, they were charming little girl. Rose - girls have become common, though very pretty. Their mother, a simple, down to earth woman, did not think the acting profession attractive. Often told his daughters: "We need to get a reliable profession to stand on his feet. '" And Yukina entered the Engineering College.

Life in the kingdom of crooked mirrors: fairy-tale fate twins Olga and Yalo

When Yukina sisters grown up, they have already been invited to be in the movies

Life in the kingdom of crooked mirrors: fairy-tale fate twins Olga and Yalo

After graduating twins, one after the other got married and had children. Both have got a job in the hotel "Intourist". Classmates envied - in those days it was a winning ticket, because such work is guaranteed prosperity and access to foreign goods. Once a quarter, the employees of "Intourist" issued special orders: you can purchase appliances, clothes, shoes or food. Yukina sisters engaged in sending groups of Soviet tourists abroad themselves were often in Greece, Bulgaria and Turkey. Olga Maxim son were imported jeans and a baseball cap, he entertained friends overseas chewing gum and candy and invited to her house to watch "video recorder."

Life in the kingdom of crooked mirrors: fairy-tale fate twins Olga and Yalo

A still from the film * The Kingdom of Crooked Mirrors * 1963

Life in the kingdom of crooked mirrors: fairy-tale fate twins Olga and Yalo Life in the kingdom of crooked mirrors: fairy-tale fate twins Olga and Yalo

After perestroika and the collapse of the Union of the sisters have lost their jobs. Twins odd jobs and sold off equipment. Then he settled down to the draft board on the meager wages. The living conditions were not comparable with the same. Both began to drink, Olga soon gave up her job. Having survived two strokes, in 2005, she died on 52 th year of life.

Life in the kingdom of crooked mirrors: fairy-tale fate twins Olga and Yalo

A still from the film * The Kingdom of Crooked Mirrors * 1963

Life in the kingdom of crooked mirrors: fairy-tale fate twins Olga and Yalo

Tatiana very missed by his sister and sorrow drowned in wine. At work, it spared for a long time and is not dismissed, despite her constant absences. And in March 2011, she was gone. She is survived by her sister just 6 years. Unfortunately, Ole and Yalo did not manage to get out of the kingdom of crooked mirrors.

Life in the kingdom of crooked mirrors: fairy-tale fate twins Olga and Yalo

Olga and Tatiana in the last years of his life

Life in the kingdom of crooked mirrors: fairy-tale fate twins Olga and Yalo

Tatiana in the last year of life