People say I know Georgian due to Vazha-Pshavela, but I don’t speak Georgian at all - Alain Delon
11 February, 2015
People say I know Georgian due to Vazha-Pshavela, but I don’t speak Georgian at all - Alain Delon
French actor Alain Delon who arrived in Georgia this morning, held a press-conference for journalists at Art Palace. He was met with great enthusiasm.

As the well-known actor stated at the press-conference, he was glad to visit Georgia.

“This is my first visit to Georgia, but don’t blame me for that. Blame the Georgians, who neglected to invite me to Georgia sooner,”- Delon said.

According to him, he is here in Georgia because of Paata Burchuladze.

Alain Delon recalled his
meeting with former Georgian President Eduard Shevardnadze together with Mikhail Gorbachev and said that’s all he knew about Georgia.

In response to a question about whether he read Georgian writer Vazha-Pshavela’s poetry, Alain Delon said this information is false.

“This information is false. People say I know Georgian due to Vazha-Pshavela, but I don’t speak Georgian at all,”- he said.

French actor Alain Delon arrived in Tbilisi at dawn on a private plane. He will host a jubilee concert for Paata Burchuladze.

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