Georgian actresses died in 2008

Here are 1 famous actresses from Georgia died in 2008:

Sofiko Chiaureli

Sofiko Chiaureli (May 21, 1937 Tbilisi-March 2, 2008 Tbilisi) otherwise known as Sophiko Chiaureli, Sophio Chiaureli, Sopio Chiaureli, Sofiko Michailovna Chiaureli, Sofiko Čiaureli, Sofiko M. Chiaureli or სოფიკო ჭიაურელი was a Georgian actor. She had two children, Nikoloz Shengelaya and Alexander Shengelaya.

Sofiko Chiaureli was one of the most prominent actresses in Georgia. She graduated from the Tbilisi State Institute of Theatre and Film in 1958 and began her acting career soon after. Chiaureli performed in numerous plays and films and was awarded many prizes for her outstanding contributions to Georgian theatre and cinema. She was best known for her portrayal of women in love, especially in the films of her husband, Nikoloz Shengelaya, who was also a famous Georgian film director. Chiaureli was also an accomplished singer and performed on Georgian television and radio shows. She was honored with the title of People's Artist of Georgia in 1974 and her legacy continues to inspire both actors and audiences alike.

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