Famous Russian Actresses

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Sasha Luss
(Model)

Sasha Luss
51
Birthdate: June 6, 1992
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Magadan, Russia
Russian model Sasha Luss is known for her association with top-notch brands such as Prada and Louis Vuitton. Although she initially dreamed of being a ballerina, an ankle injury stopped her ballet career short. She has also starred in the titular role in the spy thriller Anna

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Svetlana Khodchenkova
4
Birthdate: January 21, 1983
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Moscow, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union

Svetlana Khodchenkova is a Russian actress best known for playing Irina in the 2016 film, Viking. She is also known for playing Vera in Bless the Woman, for which she received a nomination for Best Actress at the Nika Award. In 2008, she received the award for Best Actress at the Polish Film Festival for her performance in the movie Little Moscow.

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Olesya Rulin
(Actress)

Olesya Rulin
33
Birthdate: March 17, 1986
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia

Olesya Rulin is a Russian-American actress best known for acting in the High School Musical film franchise. Even though she was interested in the show business from a young age, she began her career as a nurse assistant. She eventually became an actress and found tremendous success with the release of the High School Musical films.

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 4 
Yuliya Snigir
(Actress)

Yuliya Snigir
3
Birthdate: June 2, 1983
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Donskoy, Russia

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Alla Nazimova
(Actress)

Alla Nazimova
21
Birthdate: June 3, 1879
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Yalta, Crimea, Russian Empire
Died: July 13, 1945

Alla Nazimova was a Russian-American actress who had an extensive career on Broadway. She acted in the classic plays of playwrights like Ibsen, Chekhov, and Turgenev. She eventually moved on to films and had an equally successful stint in cinema as well. She was openly bisexual and had sexual relationships with women while being married to a man.

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Olga Fonda
(Actress)

Olga Fonda
27
Birthdate: October 1, 1982
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Ukhta, Russia

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Oxana Fedorova
(Television presenter, Actress, Beauty queen)

Oxana Fedorova
30
Birthdate: December 17, 1977
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Pskov, Russia
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Ingeborga Dapkūnaitė
3
Birthdate: January 20, 1963
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Vilnius, Lithuania

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Irina Baeva
30
Birthdate: October 25, 1992
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia

 10 
Vera Glagoleva
(Actress, Film director)

Vera Glagoleva
10
Birthdate: January 31, 1956
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: August 16, 2017

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Sophie Tucker
40
Birthdate: January 13, 1886
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tul'chyn, Ukraine
Died: February 9, 1966

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Pati Behrs
(Ballet dancer)

Pati Behrs
39
Birthdate: February 13, 1922
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Turkey
Died: July 4, 2004

Pati Behrs was a Russian-American actress and prima ballerina. In addition to being a celebrity, Pati Behrs was also an animal rights advocate who worked closely with the California-based non-profit corporation, Actors and Others for Animals. She presented Actors and Others with her famous baby grand piano, which was later sold to help animals in need.

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Polina Gagarina
29
Birthdate: March 27, 1987
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia

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Paulina Andreeva
33
Birthdate: October 12, 1988
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia

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Maya Plisetskaya
(Former ballet dancer, choreographer)

Maya Plisetskaya
31
Birthdate: November 20, 1925
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: May 2, 2015

Maya Plisetskaya was a legendary Soviet and Russian ballerina. Growing up in a war-torn region, she had a difficult childhood. She sought solace in ballet and pursued a career as a dancer. She was remarkably fluid in her movements and soon became internationally renowned. She later became a ballet director and choreographer. She was married to composer Rodion Shchedrin. 

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Tatiana Okunevskaya
23
Birthdate: March 3, 1914
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Zavidovo, Russia
Died: May 15, 2002

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Galina Jovovich
28
Birthdate: October 28, 1950
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Tuapse, Russia

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Maryana Spivak
7
Birthdate: March 23, 1985
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia

 19 
Maria Lark
(Actress)

Maria Lark
34
Birthdate: June 20, 1997
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Siberia, Russia

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Oksana Akinshina
30
Birthdate: April 19, 1987
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia

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Maria Poezzhaeva
7
Birthdate: March 3, 1989
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Perm, Russia

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Yulia Peresild
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Birthdate: September 5, 1984
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Pskov, Russia

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Maria Ouspenskaya
28
Birthdate: July 29, 1876
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Tula, Russia
Died: December 3, 1949

 24 
Tania Russof
(Pornographic Actress)

Tania Russof
28
Birthdate: July 6, 1974
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Riga, Latvian SSR, Soviet Union

 25 
Olga Dihovichnaya
(Film director, Actor, Screenwriter)

Olga Dihovichnaya
14
Birthdate: September 4, 1980
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Minsk, Byelorussian SSR, USSR (now Belarus)

 26 
Dina Mousawi
(Actress)

Dina Mousawi
76
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Iraq

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Alisa Freindlich
3
Birthdate: December 8, 1934
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia

 28 
Elena Lyadova
(Actress)

Elena Lyadova
2
Birthdate: December 25, 1980
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Morshansk, Russia

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Irina Pantaeva
31
Birthdate: October 31, 1967
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Ulan-Ude, Russia

 30 

Kseniya Rappoport
5
Birthdate: March 25, 1974
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia

 31 

Svetlana Ivanova
11
Birthdate: September 26, 1985
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia

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Anastasia Dobromyslova
35
Birthdate: September 26, 1984
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Tver

 33 

Ekaterina Klimova
7
Birthdate: January 24, 1978
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia

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Svetlana Ustinova
(Actress, Producer, Writer)

Svetlana Ustinova
2
Birthdate: May 1, 1982
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Severodvinsk, Russia

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Olga Baclanova
(Actress Known for Her Roles in the Films: 'Freaks' and 'The Man Who Laughs')

Olga Baclanova
22
Birthdate: August 19, 1893
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: September 6, 1974

Russian actor Olga Baclanova was also a skilled ballerina and opera singer who had a decent career in Hollywood, too. A star of the silent-film age, she was seen in films such as The Wolf of Wall Street and Are You There? Post-retirement, she moved to Switzerland.

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Angelina Danilova
(Singer, Actress)

Angelina Danilova
29
Birthdate: December 28, 1996
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia

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Irina Voronina
29
Birthdate: December 19, 1977
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Dzerzhinsk, Russia

 38 
Natalie Burn
(Film actress)

Natalie Burn
29
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Kyiv, Ukraine

 39 
Alla Kliouka
(Actress)

Alla Kliouka
10
Birthdate: February 18, 1970
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Minsk, Belarus

 40 
Lyubov Orlova
(Actress)

Lyubov Orlova
2
Birthdate: February 11, 1902
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Zvenigorod, Russia
Died: January 26, 1975

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Lila Kedrova
(Actress)

Lila Kedrova
10
Birthdate: October 9, 1909
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: February 16, 2000

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Jeanna Friske
(Singer, Actress)

Jeanna Friske
27
Birthdate: July 8, 1974
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: June 15, 2015

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Irina Antonenko
3
Birthdate: September 1, 1991
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Yekaterinburg, Russia

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Marina Aleksandrova
36
Birthdate: August 29, 1982
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kiskunmajsa, Hungary

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Lyudmila Vlasova
(Ballet dancer, Actress)

Lyudmila Vlasova
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Birthdate: March 2, 1942
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia

Soviet ballet dancer Lyudmila Vlasova was raised singlehandedly by her mother, who was part of the Red Army Theater. Known for her long stint with the Bolshoi Theater, she was also praised for her performances with her partner and husband Alexander Godunov, a renowned ballet dancer himself.

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Yekaterina Golubeva
24
Birthdate: October 9, 1966
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: August 14, 2011

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Elizaveta Boyarskaya
35
Birthdate: December 20, 1985
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia

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Chulpan Khamatova
39
Birthdate: October 1, 1975
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kazan, Russia

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Ravshana Kurkova
28
Birthdate: August 22, 1980
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Tashkent, Uzbekistan

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Ida Rubinstein
(Former ballet Russes dancer)

Ida Rubinstein
7
Birthdate: October 3, 1883
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kharkiv, Ukraine
Died: September 20, 1960

Ida Rubinstein was a Russian dancer, art patron, and actress. She is best remembered for performing with the popular itinerant ballet company, the Ballets Russes. She also served as a subject for Russian painter Valentin Alexandrovich Serov's portrait Salomé.