Pride of Ukraine

by Max Miller | created - 14 Mar 2014 | updated - 26 Mar 2014 | Public

List of persons, who was born or lived in Ukraine.

1. Milla Jovovich

Actress | Le cinquième élément

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 (1997), Ultraviolet (2006), and the Resident Evil (2002) franchise.

Milica Bogdanovna Jovovich ...

2. Mila Kunis

Actress | Black Swan

Mila Kunis was born Milena Markovna Kunis 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. Her family moved to Los Angeles, California, ...

3. Olga Kurylenko

Actress | Oblivion

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, ...

4. Sveta Zhukovska

Actress | Evelyn

Sveta Zhukovska was born in Lutsk, Ukraine. At eight years old her family moved to Moscow where she took her first steps into the world of acting with amateur theater groups.

When she is 12 years old, she moved to Spain to work for several years as a model. Is in one of these jobs where the film ...

5. Viktoriya Dov

Actress | Unorganized Crime

Viktoriya Dov was born on May 1, 1992 in Sevastopol, Ukraine. She is an actress and producer, known for Unorganized Crime (2017), Pandora's Box (2017) and American Violence (2017).

6. Diana Starkova

Actress | Al rahina

Diana Starkova is a French fashion model and Miss Europe 2016, who been awarded Supermodel of the Year 2016 and an auto racing driver. She is a student of Paris-Sorbonne University of History of Art and Archaeology department. Diana Starkova was born on August 30, 1994 in Monaco. Diana's career ...

7. Olga Jong

Producer | SelfieParty

Olga was born in Dnepropetrovsk city, Ukraine (former USSR). From an early age she was involved in various performing arts. She started with Martial Arts when she was 9 and later, at the age of 21 opened her own Kung-Fu school in Moscow. After graduating from The Theatre and Arts Institute in her ...

8. Oksana Lada

Actress | Safe

Oksana Lada was born in Ivano Frankivsk, the Western region of Ukraine, where she studied to be an economist before emigrating to the U.S. when she was 20. A rare beauty, with stunning, strongly Slavic features, Lada did some modeling after arriving in the U.S. Eventually she segued into acting, ...

9. Anna Rosh

Actress | Take the Lead

Anna was born in Ivano-Frankivsk, a historic city located in the western Ukraine. Anna's father was a marine whose career relocated his family to Saint-Petersburg, Russia. A natural performer since a very young age, Anna and her older sister Ekaterina loved to stage shows for family and friends. ...

10. Irena Tyshyna

Actress | Transporter: The Series

Irena Tyshyna (birth name Iryna Viktorovna Tyshyna) was born in Crimea, Ukraine. From the age of 5 she studied music - piano, singing and later conducting. She left home to continue with her studies when she was only 14 years old. Despite her young age, Irena was offered a place at the State Higher...