Actor Yiannis Voglis, 79, dies


Stage, film and TV actor Yiannis Voglis has died at the age of 79. Voglis started his theater character in 1961 under legendary director Karolos Koun. Voglis worked alongside a number of Greece’s star actors, such as Elli Lambeti and Manos Katrakis.

His film career also began in the 1960s and he subsequently had parts in numerous TV series over the last few decades.

Voglis died at the Ippokrateio Hospital in Athens, where he was being treated for serious health problems.