Zedd is a Russian-German songwriter, record producer, and DJ. He is best known for his 2012 single, Clarity, which earned him a Grammy Award in 2014 after peaking at number eight on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Although he mainly performs and produces electro house music, Zedd also draws inspiration from dubstep, progressive house, and classical music.
Nina Kraviz is a Russian DJ, singer, and music producer. She studied dentistry and even practiced for some time while performing gigs as a side hustle. She then proceeded to study at the Red Bull Music Academy. She released her self-titled debut album in 2012 and then went on to launch her own record label.
Though initially trained in engineering, Russian actor Alexander Dyachenko also worked as an agent for hockey players and later moved to the US to study acting. He began his acting career with Brother-2 and later also appeared in the Bollywood film 7 Khoon Maaf and the Hollywood thriller Hunter Killer.