Ukrainian actor and TV host Pasha Lee killed by Russian shelling at age 33
Ukrainian actor and TV host Pasha Lee killed by Russian shelling at age 33
Ukrainian actor and TV host Pasha Lee has been killed by Russian shelling near Kyiv, according to multiple reports.
The 33-year-old actor died on Sunday in Irpin, a suburb of Ukraine’s capital city, Deadline reported, citing local news reports.
Lee had joined the Territorial Defense Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine last week to defend his country against the ongoing Russian invasion, according to a Facebook post from the Odesa Film Festival, which also reported the star’s death.
Ukrainian actor and TV host Pasha Lee killed by Russian shelling at age 33
“People of culture should do what they know best — culture, not war,” Anna Machuh, chief executive officer of the Odesa International Film Festival, told Insider in a statement following Lee’s death. “However, the full-scale war launched by Russia against Ukraine on February 24 completely changed the situation and the life of every Ukrainian