Ivan Dimitrevich Egorov, commonly known as Vanya, is the uncle of Dominika Egorova and brother of deceased Vassily Egorov. He was the First deputy Director of the Russian Itelligence Service (SVR), also responsible for recruiting Dominika and later sending her to the Sparrow School.

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In Red Sparrow, Vanya is 65 years old, he has thin gray hair, full lips and wide-set brown eyes. His body has a big complexion; large head, big belly, broad shoulders and big strong hands. In the film, Vanya is portrayed by actor Matthias Schoenaerts, who was 39 years old during the shooting. According to the film's commentary, the character was aged down to add a sense of "creepiness" to his relationhsip with Dominika.[1]

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  1. Film School Rejects: 32 Things We Learned from the 'Red Sparrow Commentary'