French star and newly-registered Russian citizen Gerard Depardieu was Monday visiting his "friend" the controversial Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov, partying into the night and vowing to make a film about the Muslim region.
Controversial Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov (L) welcomes French actor Gerard Depardieu upon his arrival in the Chechen capital Grozny on February 24, 2013. French star and newly-registered Russian citizen Depardieu was Monday visiting his "friend" Kadyrov, partying into the night and vowing to make a film about the Muslim region.
The French actor, who was given Russian citizenship by President Vladimir Putin amid a tax row with Paris, arrived in Chechnya's main city Grozny on a private jet after touring dairy factories in Saransk, the city in central Russia where he took residence at the weekend.
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