41-year-old Vladimir Zelensky before the famous events of autumn 2013 - winter 2014. was known as an actor, comedian and artistic director of the studio "Quarter-95". Then he supported the Maidan. Since that time, Zelensky began to actively promote political activist, visiting the war zone in the Donbass and transferring significant amounts of money to support the ATO.
Some polls highlight Zelensky as the second-rated candidate for president. However, it is worth noting that many respondents to the polls may say that they are for Zelensky as a joke, but actually support other candidates.
Nevertheless, Ukrainian experts are already seriously discussing the showman's chances. So, the director of the Kiev Center for Political Studies and Conflictology, Mikhail Pogrebinsky, thought about the possible risks of electing Vladimir Zelensky to the post of head of state:
Political experience suggests that such people are dangerous because they do not have stable worldviews and may turn out to be a toy in the hands of experienced schemers. Moreover, it is known that he is patronized by a very experienced schemer who can play some kind of double, triple, quadruple game.