Clara Novikova is one of the most talented comedians of our scene. She was able to create a unique image that has become a cult among many generations. Her Aunt Sonya, a funny woman from Odessa, is loved by everyone, without exception. And Novikova herself even decided to erect a monument to her beloved character, who made her famous.
But few people know about the artist's personal life. After all, she does not advertise it at all. She was married twice, however, she found happiness only in her second marriage. Her husband was 17 years older than her. But Novikova was so in love that they did not pay attention to anything. Together they became the parents of a daughter, Masha, who later gave them three grandchildren. However, a few years ago, the artist's husband died. She took this grief hard. But she was able to cope, she faithfully keeps his memory.
Journalists constantly ascribe all sorts of fables to the artist. They say she is sick, and her grandson kicked her out of the house. Only Novikova herself admits that this is just gossip and rumors. She really suffered from cancer years ago, but was able to overcome the disease, and her husband Yuri helped her. Now she only gave up the apartment to her grandson, so that it was convenient for him to get to the place of study. The actress is still performing and reading monologues, she does not give up her vocation. She is a happy grandmother and mother who devotes her free time to her family.