Brad Pitt is learning Russian language for his new role!
Elena Vnorovscaia / Chişinău / Moldova.ORG / -- Fate brought together two movie stars, from Hollywood and from Russia, to play in the “World War Z”, the sensational book Max Brooks’ adaptation.
Konstantin Khabensky, very popular Russian actor best known in the West for starring in the films “Night Watch” and “Day Watch” as the lead character Anton Gorodetsky and costarring with Angelina Jolie in “Wanted”, directed by Timur Bekmambetov, and Brad Pitt, surely known without any special mentions about his personality, are going to eyewitness the global catastrophe and to survive in worldwide apocalyptic war with the zombies.
As the director’s assistant says, the plot contains stories which are taking part in many countries from all over the world, including Russia. In order to portray Russian Nation in a more essential way it was decided to invite Konstantin Khabensky.
Pitt and Khabensky quickly have found a common language. And it is not an English one. It is Russian. The idea to learn this language came to 47-year old American actor Pitt, who has become a distinguished guest in Russia for shooting some scenes from the “World War Z”.
Reportedly Brad Pitt chose to learn Russian with the teacher and the one who helps him to do that has become Mr. Khabensky. 39-year-old Russian actor had accepted the proposal with enthusiasm.
Pitt and Khabensky are exercising every day for one hour and a half. And people say that there are already some results – Pitt has learnt some basic phrases.
Konstantin has presented his new Hollywood buddy an English-Russian phrasebook with the words "From Russia with love!"