2 Svetlana Khodchenkova(Actress)
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.
3 Olesya Rulin(Actress)
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.
4 Yuliya Snigir(Actress)
5 Alla Nazimova(Actress)
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.
6 Olga Fonda(Actress)
7 Oxana Fedorova(Television presenter, Actress, Beauty queen)
8 Ingeborga Dapkūnaitė(Actress)
9 Irina Baeva(Model)
10 Vera Glagoleva(Actress, Film director)
11 Sophie Tucker(Singer)
12 Pati Behrs(Ballet dancer)
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.
13 Polina Gagarina(Singer)
14 Paulina Andreeva(Actress)
15 Maya Plisetskaya(Former ballet dancer, choreographer)
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.
16 Tatiana Okunevskaya(Actress)
17 Galina Jovovich(Actress)
18 Maryana Spivak(Actress)
19 Maria Lark(Actress)
20 Oksana Akinshina(Actress)
21 Maria Poezzhaeva(Actress)
22 Yulia Peresild(Actress)
23 Maria Ouspenskaya(Actress)
24 Tania Russof(Pornographic Actress)
25 Olga Dihovichnaya(Film director, Actor, Screenwriter)
26 Dina Mousawi(Actress)
27 Alisa Freindlich(Actress)
28 Elena Lyadova(Actress)
29 Irina Pantaeva(Actress)
30 Kseniya Rappoport(Actress)
31 Svetlana Ivanova(Actress)
32 Anastasia Dobromyslova(Darts player)
33 Ekaterina Klimova(Actress)
34 Svetlana Ustinova(Actress, Producer, Writer)
35 Olga Baclanova(Actress Known for Her Roles in the Films: 'Freaks' and 'The Man Who Laughs')
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.
36 Angelina Danilova(Singer, Actress)
37 Irina Voronina(Actress)
38 Natalie Burn(Film actress)
39 Alla Kliouka(Actress)
40 Lyubov Orlova(Actress)
41 Lila Kedrova(Actress)
42 Jeanna Friske(Singer, Actress)
43 Irina Antonenko(Actress)
44 Marina Aleksandrova(Actress)
45 Lyudmila Vlasova(Ballet dancer, Actress)
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.
46 Yekaterina Golubeva(Actress)
47 Elizaveta Boyarskaya(Actress)
48 Chulpan Khamatova(Actress)
49 Ravshana Kurkova(Actress)
50 Ida Rubinstein(Former ballet Russes dancer)
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.