Grichka Bogdanoff died at the age of 72, this Tuesday, December 28. “Surrounded by the love of his family and his loved ones, he died peacefully (…) to reach its stars “, his family said in a statement, then refusing to react to the revelations of the World like what he would have succumbed to Covid-19. The host, who has always assured that he and his brother Igor had never done cosmetic surgery, leaves behind fans, family, and friends, like Christophe Beaugrand.
“I had the opportunity to meet him on several occasions, including shootings for 50 min inside or shows on LCI. And we met regularly with Big Heads, “remembered the one who is the father of a little Valentine. Then to describe the adorable personality of Grichka Bogdanoff:”He was particularly friendly and warm. Always a little crazy and offbeat. And above all, there was a lot of projects, of books. He called me regularly when he had new news to get my feeling and know if I could relay it.“
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“A hallucinating and rare self-mockery”
When asked, Christophe Beaugrand thinks back to an anecdote which means a lot about the extreme intelligence of Grichka Bogdanoff. “A few years ago when I did Who Wants to Be a Millionaire ?, I had selected it among the telephone numbers to contact in case of scientific questions where I would have dried, “he says. And to conclude:”He had a rather hallucinating and rare self-mockery.“
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