Olexiy Yuriyovych Khylskyi – actor, soldier of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
He has a page on Instagram.
Olexiy Khylskyi was born on November 14, 1987, in Dniprodzerzhinsk (now Kamyanskoye), Dnepropetrovsk region, Ukraine.
In 2010, he began to play in the Dnieper Drama Youth Theater “We Believe!”.
In 2014 he graduated from the Dnepropetrovsk Theater and Art College.
He played in the TV series “On Your Side”, “Natka”, “Serf”, “Doctor Kovalchuk”, “Opera on Call”, “Mystery for Anna”, “The Sniffer”.
In 2022, in connection with the full-scale invasion of Russian invaders into Ukraine, he was mobilized into the army.
He began to serve in the 46th separate airmobile brigade of the Airborne Assault Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine as the chief sergeant of a reconnaissance platoon.
He took part in combat operations in the Kherson region, in Bakhmut, and in Soledar in the Donetsk region.
Was wounded twice.
Wife – actress Nadiya Khylska.
The couple has a daughter, Valeria.
How Olexiy Khylskyi died
On August 18, 2023, Olexiy Khylskyi’s wife, Nadezhda Khylska, reported that Olexiy Khylskyi died on August 17, 2023, while on a combat mission in the Zaporizhzhia region, Ukraine.
“I write, but I myself can not fully believe it. Lesha died. He died during a combat mission, ”she wrote on Instagram.
“He was the best of everyone I know. The best! The most beautiful! The most talented! Everything he undertook, he did with passion. And what a lust for life he had! He loved life so much! I love you, my warrior,” added Nadezhda Khylska.
In connection with the death of Olexiy Khylskyi, his daughter Valeria Khylska also wrote a post.
“I love you incredibly much, and I never thought that your story would end like this,” Valeria wrote on Instagram.
“I’m sorry .. I’m sorry for not telling you so often that I love you as much as I could … if I knew that this would happen, on the tenth day, on the last day we saw you, I would have told you, that you are the best father, she writes.
“that you are the best person in the world. I’ve spent my whole life with you and I still can’t believe what mom said yesterday. you are my hero. my warrior. my best father,” writes Valeria.
“The coolest cyclist and FIFA player. I will always, always love you. please keep yourself there and have sweet dreams. you didn’t die in vain, I will get an education, as you wanted, and my mother and I will definitely visit all those places that you so wanted to visit. you are the strongest.. it was an honor to be your daughter!! I am still your daughter. you are forever my dearest person…” she concluded.