Remarkable connections between Alexander Litvinenko's widow and the actress ... trends now

Remarkable connections between Alexander Litvinenko's widow and the actress ... trends now
Remarkable connections between Alexander Litvinenko's widow and the actress ... trends now

Remarkable connections between Alexander Litvinenko's widow and the actress ... trends now

The remarkable connections between Alexander Litvinenko's widow and the actress playing her: Star in ITVX drama is the stepdaughter of lawyer who acted for the family - and lived on the same street as murdered Russian spy Margartia Levieva is playing Marina Litvinenko in an upcoming ITVX drama David Tennant plays Alexander Litvinenko, who died from radioactive poisoning His widow Marina said she was shocked by her connections to actress Marina 

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She plays the widow of poisoning victim Alexander Litvinenko in the eagerly-awaited new drama.

And in real life Russian-born actresses Margarita Levieva and Marina Litvinenko have a number of remarkable connections.

Miss Levieva, 42, stars alongside David Tennant as the former officer of the Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) and the KGB and prominent critic of President Vladimir Putin who died in November 2006 after unknowingly drinking a radioactive substance.

Mrs Litvinenko said she was shocked by the number of 'interesting connections' she shares with the actress who is portraying her life on screen.

Margarita Levieva, 42, stars alongside David Tennant as Alexander Litvinenko, the former officer of the Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) and the KGB and prominent critic of President Vladimir Putin

Margarita Levieva, 42, stars alongside David Tennant as Alexander Litvinenko, the former officer of the Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) and the KGB and prominent critic of President Vladimir Putin

In real life Russian-born actresses Margarita Levieva and Marina Litvinenko (pictured) have a number of remarkable connections

In real life Russian-born actresses Margarita Levieva and Marina Litvinenko (pictured) have a number of remarkable connections

'Margarita's step father was a lawyer who met our family in 2000 in Ankara when we decided America will be a

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