Birth Place Matching "Moscow, USSR [now Russia]" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
Svetlana Khodchenkova is a Russian actress, known for her roles in Bless the Woman (2003) and in Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011).
She was born Svetlana Viktorovna Khodchenkova on January 21, 1983, in Moscow and spent her childhood in Zheleznodorozhny, a small city about 6 miles east of Moscow, ...
Producer | Samurai Jack
Genndy Tartakovsky was born and raised in Moscow, USSR. He and his family moved to Chicago, IL when he was 7 years old, after his father defected to the US. His interest in comic books and animation led him to study animation at CalArts in Los Angeles. While he was there he produced two student ...
Actor | Vampire Academy
Danila Valerevich Kozlovsky is a Russian stage and screen actor. He was born in Moscow, USSR. From a very young age he was into music, dancing and playing football (soccer). He has two brothers, an elder Egor and a younger Ivan.
In 1996, at the age of 11, Danila, following his brothers, went to a ...
Actor | Deadwood
Born in Moscow, a student of Moscow Academy of Dramatic Arts, Pasha (aka Pavel) Lychnikoff, appeared on Moscow's stages in such productions as Gogol's Inspector General and Dostoevsky's Crime and Punishment. In early 90s Pasha moved to the United States to pursue his acting career there. Arriving ...
Actor | The Hitman's Bodyguard
Yuri Kolokolnikov was born on December 15, 1980 in Moscow, Soviet Union is a Russian actor of theatre and cinema. His best known roles in television series are Styr in the Game of Thrones (2011) and Gennadi Bystrov in The Americans (2013). His parents divorced shortly after Yuri was born and in ...
10. Anna Kournikova
Actress | Me, Myself & Irene
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 ...
11. Tina Ivlev
Actress | Shameless
As the lead in the thriller, "Bound to Vengeance," which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival, Ivlev garnered much praise for her tour de force performance as a young woman who outwits her kidnapper (Richard Tyson) and attempts to rescue his other victims, drawing comparisons to "Winter's ...
The Russian theatre and film director Andrei Konchalovsky is an elder brother of Nikita Mikhalkov, born August, 20, 1937. As a youngster he planned to pursue a career of a musician and learned to play piano but his love for cinema outweighed and he entered VGIK-the major state film school where he ...
14. Ravil Isyanov
Actor | Defiance
Born in 1962 in the Soviet Union in Greater Moscow area, the city of Voskresensk. Throughout childhood, Ravil attended classes in music, ballet, theater, as well as going for sports - ice hockey, boxing and soccer among them. After completing his 2 years national service in the Soviet Air Force, ...
15. Ania Bukstein
Actress | Kfulim
Ania Bukstein is an Israeli actress, singer, song-writer, pianist and voice actress. She was born in 1982 in Moscow, USSR, to Jewish parents. As a child in Moscow, she studied classical piano. Her family immigrated to Israel in the early 1990s. She began her acting career at age 12, appearing in ...
16. Valeriy Nikolaev
Actor | The Terminal
Gifted actor and dancer Valery Nikolaev has choreographed five productions at the Chekhov MKhAT theater. He choreographed the musical "My Fair Lady" (Moscow, 2000), as well. In 1997 he traveled to Hollywood in 1997 to play in Phillip Noyce's "The Saint." Nikolaev graduated from MKhAT, where he ...
17. Nikita Mikhalkov
Actor | 12
Nikita Mikhalkov is the son of the famous communist poet Sergey Mikhalkov, who wrote the lyrics of the Soviet national anthem and had strong connections to the Communist Party. Nikita Mikhalkov's mother, Natalya Petrovna Konchalovskaya, was also a poet and daughter of famous painter Pyotr Petrovich...
18. Igor Jijikine
Igor Jijikine is a Russian-American actor best known for his powerful scenes opposite Harrison Ford in Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008).
He was born Igor Zhizhikin, in 1965, in Russia. Young Igor was fond of movies and acting; he was also a good sportsmen. He attended the ...
Actress | Solyaris
Natalya Bondarchuk was born on May 10, 1950 in Moscow, RSFSR, USSR as Natalya Sergeevna Bondarchuk. She is an actress and director, known for Solaris (1972), Odna lyubov dushi moyey (2007) and Krasnoe i chernoe (1976). She is married to Nikolay Burlyaev. They have one child.
21. Vitaliy Versace
Producer | Beverly Hills Bandits
Vitaliy Versace was born in Russia and raised in Cleveland, Ohio. His mother's name is Anna Versace. His father, Anatoly Versace, worked in management at a law firm in Russia. He has a younger brother, George and a younger sister Yanna. At Chernovti High School, Versace was involved in sports, ...
22. Alexander Nevsky
Actor | Hercules: The Beginning
Alexander Nevsky was born in Moscow. Graduated from Russian State University of Management. Later learned English at the UCLA and studied acting at Lee Strasberg Theater Institute in Los Angeles.
Nevsky is a former amateur boxer and bodybuilder, he won Mister Universe title 3 times (at World ...
26. Evgenia Brik
Actress | Stilyagi
Evgenia Brik was born on September 3, 1981 in Moscow, RSFSR, USSR as Evgeniya Vladimirovna Brik. She is an actress, known for Hipsters (2008), The Geographer Drank His Globe Away (2013) and Dark World 2: Equilibrium (2013). She has been married to Valeriy Todorovskiy since 2006. They have one child.
27. Darya Ekamasova
Actress | Zhila-byla odna baba
Darya Ekamasova was born on May 20, 1984 in Moscow, RSFSR, USSR as Darya Nikolaevna Ekamasova. She is an actress, known for Zhila-byla odna baba (2011), Free Floating (2006) and The Americans (2013). She has been married to Denis Friman since December 31, 2016. They have one child.
28. Sergey Bodrov
Actor | Brat
Sergei Bodrov Jr. was born on December 27th, 1971 to producer and director Sergei Bodrov. He made his film debut in his father's Prisoner of the Mountains (1996) (Prisoner of the mountains) for which he won a Nika. From then on Sergei's career began. In 1997 he played a lead role in Brother (1997) ...
Actress | Batalon
Mariya Kozhevnikova was born on November 14, 1984 in Moscow, RSFSR, USSR as Mariya Aleksandrovna Kozhevnikova. She is an actress, known for Battalion (2015), Dark World (2010) and Dhaam Dhoom (2008). She has been married to Evgeniy Vasilyev since August 30, 2013. They have three children.
Actor | Leviafan
Aleksey Serebryakov was born on June 3, 1964 in Moscow, RSFSR, USSR as Aleksey Valerevich Serebryakov. He is known for his work on Leviathan (2014), Van Goghs (2018) and Zhila-byla odna baba (2011). He is married to Maria Serebryakova. They have two children.
32. Fedor Bondarchuk
Actor | 9 rota
Fedor Bondarchuk is famous Russian director, film and TV producer, actor, clip maker and TV host. He was born on May 9, 1967 in Moscow, Russia, and was brought up in the family of actress Irina Skobtseva and internationally acclaimed film actor and the Academy Award-winning director Sergey ...
Actress | Prestuplenie i nakazanie
Viktoriya Fyodorova was born on January 18, 1946 in Moscow, RSFSR, USSR as Viktoriya Yakovlevna Fyodorova. She was an actress, known for Crime and Punishment (1970), Target (1985) and A Ballad of Love (1966). She was married to John Vayer, Frederick R. Pouy, Valentin Ezhov, Sergey Blagovolin and ...
35. Eugenia Kuzmina
Actress | Bad Moms
Eugenia Kuzmina's first entertainment gig was at 13 years old when she was pulled out from a group of kids in her school to appear in a Russian version of SNL " Eralash " . She was then cast to appear in Chuck Noris film , but couldn't leave the country due to visa issues . After appearing in ...
36. Sergey Bezrukov
Actor | Ironiya sudby. Prodolzhenie
He graduated from Moscow Art Theatre and made his cinema debut in Noktyurn dlya barabana i mototsikla (1994). Since 1994 he has played a wide range of characters, such as Ivan Brilling in Azazel (2002), Irakliy in The Irony of Fate 2 (2007), Kappel in Admiral (2008), Sumarokov in High Security ...
37. Regina Spektor
Soundtrack | (500) Days of Summer
Regina Spektor was born in Moscow, USSR to a musical Jewish family. Her father, Ilya Spektor, is a photographer and violinist. Her mother, Bella Spektor, was a music professor in a Russian college of music and now teaches at a public elementary school in New York. Spektor learned how to play piano ...
Actress | Vor
In 1998, Yekaterina Rednikova received a Nika award (the "Russian Oscar") for her performance in, "The Thief" by Pavel Chukrai. This was her first lead role. Yekaterina traveled with "The Thief" to Los Angeles, where it was nominated for "Best Foreign Language Picture" by the Academy. This role, ...
41. Anna Drubich
Composer | Anna Karenina
Anna Solovieva Drubich was born in Moscow. From an early age Anna was exposed to music and began piano lessons at the age of 8. Anna earned her Bachelor and Master's degrees at the Munich School for the Performing Arts (2002-2008) under the tutelage of Professor Franz Massinger. Anna has been very ...
Actress | Okhotniki za brilliantami
Anastasiya Nemolyaeva was born on June 30, 1969 in Moscow, RSFSR, USSR as Anastasiya Nikolaevna Nemolyaeva. She is an actress, known for Okhotniki za brilliantami (2011), Courier (1986) and Interdevochka (1989). She has been married to Veniamin Skalnik since 1992. They have three children.
Actress | Voenno-polevoy roman
Natalya Andreychenko was born on May 3, 1956 in Moscow, Russian SFSR, USSR as Natalya Eduardovna Andreychenko. She is an actress and writer, known for Voenno-polevoy roman (1983), Meri Poppins, do svidaniya (1984) and Ledi Makbet Mtsenskogo uezda (1989).
44. Marina Zudina
Actress | Mute Witness
Marina was born in Moscow and studied acting at the State Institute of Art and Theatre in Moscow. She graduated in 1986. She is now a well-known theatre actress in Russia, and she has played in 24 Russian movies for television and cinema. These included: "Valentin and Valentina", "Joys of the Youth...
46. Svetlana Metkina
Actress | Bobby
Russian-born actress, Svetlana Metkina, embodies the essence of grace and talent. Her credits to date include films such as Bobby (2006) and Mini's First Time (2006). The international tale of Svetlana's success story began at age 11 in the Moscow theater world, growing from there to a string of ...
48. Nikolay Burlyaev
Actor | Ivanovo detstvo
Nikolay Burlyaev is a Soviet and Russian actor. He was born into a family of actors, Burlyayev started his career in film and theatre when he was still a child. He is best known for his title role in Andrei Tarkovsky's Ivan's Childhood (1962). He worked with Tarkovsky again four years later, as ...
Actress | Chelovek-Amfibiya
Anastasia Vertinskaya is a popular Russian actress and public figure best known for her roles as Assol in Alye parusa (1961) and Ophelia in Hamlet (1964).
She was born Anastasia Aleksandrovna Vertinskaya on December 19, 1944, in Moscow, Russia, Soviet Union (now Moscow, Russia). Her father, ...