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Sofya Skya

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. She won many beauty contests ... See full bio »

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 2017 Coven (post-production)
 2015 My Stepdaughter
 2014 Coca Cola Commercial (TV Movie)
 2013 Assassins Run
Maya Letiniskaya
 2010 Klub schastya
Katya (as Sofya Skaya)
 2010 Shadows in Paradise
Lt. Sasha Villanoff
 2009 The Tomb
 2009 CSI: NY (TV Series)
- Grounds for Deception (2009) ... Olympia
 2009 The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler (TV Movie)
Desperate Mother
 2009 Limelight (TV Movie)
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 2010 Shadows in Paradise (performer: "Don't Break My Heart")

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When she first entered the public eye in Russia as a ballerina in her mid-teens, she was known under the surname Arzhakovskaya, which is her mother's maiden name. When she first entered acting in Russia, she shortened it to the stage name Skaya. This is unusual in that she, in fact, entirely dropped the surname itself -- Arzhakovskiy (masc.) / Arzhakovskaya (fem.) -- keeping only the feminine ... See more »

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