It’s Official: Steven Seagal Now Has A Russian Passport As A Perk Of His Bromance With Putin

11.26.16 2 weeks ago 5 Comments

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Steven Seagal officially became a Russian citizen earlier in November, cementing the bromance between the action star and Russian President Vladimir Putin that has been budding over the years. Seagal called Putin, “one of the greatest world leaders if not the greatest world leader alive today” during a 2013 interview with RT, a slice of gratitude that Putin repaid on Friday.

Seagal and Putin met for a special event Friday that saw Seagal receive his Russian passport, one of the perks of being a dual Russian citizen. Putin made sure to heap praise on Seagal and hoped it would help “normalize” relations with the United States according to The Washington Post:

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