Russia and Post-Soviet States

Armenia (ALT LIST), Azerbaijan (ALT LIST), Belarus, Estonia, Georgia (ALT LIST), Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Russia, Tajikstan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan


Belarus
Zhenya Katava

Estonia
Anett Griffel

Kazakhstan
Aynur Toleuova

Kyrgyzstan

Latvia
Beate Muska

Lithuania
Laura Juozaityte
Kristina Tuckute

Moldova

Russia
Anastasiya Kvitko
Barbara Stoyanoff
Darya Klishina
Ekaterina Zueva
manizha faraday
Larisa Chumakova
Oksana Andersson
Inna Meremerenko
Maria Verchenova
Vita Sidorkina
Valentina Kolesnikova ***
Yana Yatskovskaya


Tajikstan
Turkmenistan

Ukraine
Sasha Volkova
Mila Ryzhkova

Uzbekistan
Nadya Nepomnyashaya
Roza (adoreme)
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1.
Mila Kunis
Actress, Black Swan
The talented Milena "Mila" Markovna Kunis was born to a Jewish family in Chernivtsi, Ukraine, USSR (now independent Ukraine). Her mother, Elvira, is a physics teacher, her father, Mark Kunis, is a mechanical engineer, and she has an older brother named Michael. After attending one semester of college between gigs...
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Anna Kournikova
Anna Kournikova was born on 7 June 1981 in Moscow, Russia. At the age of 7, her father began teaching her how to play tennis. Anna practiced everyday. When she was a teenager, she was entered in her first tennis competition. For her looks, Anna became known as the "Britney Spears of Tennis". In 1998...
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Olga Kurylenko
Olga Kurylenko, a Ukrainian-born actress and model, went from sharing a cramped flat with her aunt, uncle, grandparents and cousin to starring as a Bond girl opposite Daniel Craig. She was born Olga Konstantinovna Kurylenko on November 14, 1979, in Berdyansk, Ukraine, Soviet Union. Her mother, Marina Alyabysheva...
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Anya Monzikova
Actress, Iron Man 2
Anya Monzikova was born in Vologda, Russia to Natalia Monzikova a single mother of two. When her mom met her step-dad, an American on a vacation to Moscow, fate had brought a new twist to this young girl's life. Her mother re-married and the two moved to Ft. Lauderdale, FL. to live. At a young age, Anya loved to perform...
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Eugenia Volodina
Born in 1984 in Kazan Russia, Eugenia Volodina is a top fashion model with an infinite amount of enviable campaigns and editorial work to her credit. A flawless beauty with refined features, her grace and delicacy has earned her much popularity in the fashion industry indefinitely congealing her name on top fashion houses and designers lists...
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Natasha Poly
Natasha Polevshchikova, usually shortened to Natasha Poly is a Russian supermodel. Natasha has appeared in many ad campaigns including Lanvin, D&G, Louis Vuitton, Roberto Cavalli, and Sonia Rykiel. She has also walked the runway for brands such as Balenciaga, Alexander McQueen, Chanel, Gucci, and Victoria's Secret...
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Irina Shayk
Irina Shayk--sometimes credited as Irina Sheik--was born in the USSR on January 6, 1986, as Irina Valeryevna Shaykhlislamova. She is a model and actress known for her appearances in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue between 2007 and 2014. She was the cover model for the 2011 issue. Shayk made her acting debut as Megara alongside Dwayne Johnson in Hercules.
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Olga Fonda
Actress, Agent X
Olga Fonda is a model and actress. At age 14, she left her hometown for a year to be an exchange student in the United States. After returning home, she continued her education by studying Business-Economics at a university in Moscow. The brainy beauty began modeling after she returned to the States and was quickly signed by Ford Models when they recognized her star-potential...
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Yuliya Snigir
Born in a town of Tula in Russia, Yulia Snigir was playing chess professionally and at the age of 15 was awarded the prestigious title of Candidate of Chess Master by International Chess Federation. She was planning to have a professional chess player career but instead made a decision to continue her education and moved to Moscow on her own where she was accepted to State Pedagogical University...
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Yulia Klass
Actress, Freshwater
Yulia Klass is an Eastern European/American actress who is committed to her craft and the growth of her knowledge, experience, skill and training. As a child she stood out a performer both musically and theatrically. Her body of work is growing and includes feature films , commercials, music videos, and short films.
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Nora Ferrara
Actress, Die Fighting
Nora graduated with top honors from her traditional schooling and model training, and began studying Spanish and English at the Institute of Foreign Languages in Moscow receiving a Bachelor's degree. While many modeling opportunities followed, Nora elected to continue her education in the world of dance...
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Natasha Alam
Actress, True Blood
Best known for her role as Yvetta on the hit HBO series, "True Blood," Natasha has found success on both the big and small screen since arriving in Hollywood all the way from Tashkent, Uzbekistan. After moving to Moscow, Natasha began a globe-trotting career as a print and runway model for Gucci, Versace...
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Maryna Linchuk
Actress, Somewhere
Maryna Linchuk is best known for her work as a Victoria's Secrets lingerie model. She appeared in five Victoria's Secret Fashion shows in 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2013. Linchuk appeared in campaigns for Escada, Versace, Dior, Donna Karen, Gap, Dolce & Gabbana, Massimo, Shiseido, Express, Blumarine among others...
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Carmen Kass
Actress, Zoolander
Carmen Kass is best known for her work as a Victoria's Secrets lingerie model and as a international fashion model. She appeared in five Victoria's Secret Fashion shows in 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003 and 2008. Kass had been the face of Michael Kors and Narcisco Rodriguez Frangrance, as well as a spokesmodel for Revlon...
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Ksenia Solo
Actress, Black Swan
Ksenia Solo landed her first television role at age ten in the popular Canadian kids series I Was A Sixth Grade Alien, alongside Michael Cera. By the age of eighteen, she became the youngest recipient to ever receive two consecutive Gemini Awards in 2005 and 2006 for her portrayal of the young journalist Zoey Jones in the edgy teen drama Renegadepress.com...
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Silvia Busuioc
Actress, Lethal Weapon
Silvia Busuioc was born September 7, 1989 in Chisinau, Moldova. Her artistic career started from an early age through dancing. At the age of 7 she started studying modern dance, latino, jazz, tango, progressing in her teenage years to hip-hop and belly dancing. By the age of 12 she was performing in...
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Milla Jovovich
Milla Jovovich is an Ukrainian-born actress, supermodel, fashion designer, singer and public figure, who was on the cover of more than a hundred magazines, and starred in such films as The Fifth Element, Ultraviolet, and the Resident Evil franchise. Milica Bogdanovna Jovovich was born on December 17...
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Anna Safroncik
Actress, Nine
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Maria Sharapova
Self, Wimbledon
Maria started hitting tennis balls at the age of four. At the age of six, Maria Sharapova participated in a exhibition in Moscow that featured Martina Navratilova. So, at the age of nine, she began training at Nick Bollettieri's Tennis Academy located in Bradenton, Florida, USA. Therefore, during those two years...
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Hana Nitsche
Hana Nitsche is an international top model and actress. She was born in the Czech Republic, grew up in Germany and now living in New York/USA. She starts working as a model when she was 16 and getting famous in 2007 as a finalist in TV show "Germany's Next Top-Model" hosting by Heidi Klum. She works for brands such as Coca Cola...
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Margarita Levieva
Actress, The Invisible
Margarita Levieva is an American actress. Born in the Soviet Union. Levieva, was born in Leningrad, Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic, (now Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation). At the age of three, she began the rigorous training program of a competitive rhythmic gymnast. Levieva continued to train for the next 13 years...
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Anya Kop
Anya was born on January 3, 1989, in St. Petersburg, Russia. At age four, she was adopted by a Hawaiian family, and then raised in Oahu. Modelling started early for Anya who, at age seventeen, did (non-haute couture) shows by Chanel, Fendi, Jeanie Chun, and Louis Vitton, to name a few. She auditioned for (and successfully attained) a finalist spot on Cycle 10 of America's Next Top Model...
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Natalie Gal
Actress, Trust Me
Natalie Gal is an American actress and model. She was born in 1989 in the family of an opera singer and a poet. Natalie started studying ballet, gymnastics, arts, along with playing piano, singing, and performing in a theatre at the age of 6. She is often compared to a young Angelina Jolie, considered very promising young actress by media and magazines...
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Alsou
She was born into a Tatar family. Her father, Ralif Rafilovich Safin is the owner of a football team and was named the 100th richest Russian by Forbes Magazine in 2004. Alsou's mother, Razia Iskhakovna, is an architect. She has a younger brother Renard and an older brother Marat. At 5 years old she asked her parents for a piano...
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Oksana Pochepa
Soundtrack, Srok
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Elena Korikova
Actress, Mamy
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Vera Farmiga
Actress, The Conjuring
Vera Farmiga is an American actress who received an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress for her role opposite George Clooney in Up in the Air. She was born Vera Ann Farmiga, second of seven children, on August 6, 1973, in Clifton (Passaic County), New Jersey, USA, to Ukrainian parents...
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Inga Leps
Actress, WaterRise
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Margarita Levieva
Actress, The Invisible
Margarita Levieva is an American actress. Born in the Soviet Union. Levieva, was born in Leningrad, Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic, (now Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation). At the age of three, she began the rigorous training program of a competitive rhythmic gymnast. Levieva continued to train for the next 13 years...
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Olesya Rulin
Actress, Powers
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Olga Kalashnikova
Originally from Belarus, Eastern Europe, Olga has a degree in Political Science from the University of California, Berkeley. She has studied acting at the renowned Scott Rogers Studios in Honolulu, Hawai'i, since 2011. Since then, Olga has worked on national and international commercials, including DISNEY...
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Anna Safroncik
Actress, Nine
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Sofya Skya
Actress, Assassins Run
Sofya was born in Leningrad (now St. Petersburg), Russia. She studied ballet at age 9 while attending the elite Vaganova Ballet Academy. From ages 10-12, Sofya studied modern dance then returned to classical ballet from ages 13-16. At 17, Sofya became a professional ballerina where she was discovered by talent agents...
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Natalie Gal
Actress, Trust Me
Natalie Gal is an American actress and model. She was born in 1989 in the family of an opera singer and a poet. Natalie started studying ballet, gymnastics, arts, along with playing piano, singing, and performing in a theatre at the age of 6. She is often compared to a young Angelina Jolie, considered very promising young actress by media and magazines...
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