Kote (konstantin) Daushvili
Date of Birth: 03/19/1909
Place of Birth: Baku
People`s Artist of the Armenian SSR (1979).
His acting career Kote Daushvili began in 1928 at the Tbilisi Theater of the Red Army. In 1930 he moved to the Tbilisi Theatre. Mardzhanishvili, which went on to become one of the leading actors.
In the film Kote Daushvili began acting with 1931goda. Mainly I am working in the studio "Georgia-Film", becoming one of the founders of the Georgian cinema. It was here that he created vivid images: Trip in a historical epic Michael Chiareuli "George Saakadze" Mgelika romantic drama Shota Managadze "Khevsurian ballad" Zviad in the musical comedy Nikolay Sanishvili "Meeting in the mountains" and others.
One of the best works of the actor - a role in the drama Tsipikore grandfather Tengiz Abuladze "The Wishing Tree". His hero - patrimonial memory media defends the immutable, the rules of the ritual of the village existence. When there are people whose behavior can not be put into the framework of the generic code Tsitsikore loses power ...
Many moviegoers Kote Daushvili remembered by movie George Danelia "Do not worry!" And "Mimino" (role - grandfather).