Ekaterina Volkova – actress, singer, model
Ekaterina Volkova is a Russian film and theater actress, singer, songwriter, model.
Ekaterina was born on March 16, 1974 in Tomsk, USSR (now Russia). Her mother is a doctor and her father is an engineer. Katya spent her childhood in Togliatti. She graduated from the School of Music and Fine Art.
In 1995, she entered the Theatre Institute in Yaroslavl. In 1997 the girl came to Moscow, where she entered the Russian University of Theatre Arts.
She works in the theaters and appears in films and television series.
In 1992 Volkova appeared in the film Eastern Romance. She starred in such films as The Collector by Yuri Grymov, melodrama About Love based on Anton Chekhov’s stories and directed by Sergei Solovyov, and in the TV series Next. In 2006 Ekaterina got the main role in the film Breath In – Exhale directed by Ivan Dykhovichny.
Ekaterina has three children: daughter Valeria (born in 1993) from her first husband Aleksei; son Bogdan (born in 2006) and daughter Alexandra (born in 2008) from her third husband Eduard Limonov (he is 31 years older than the actress).
Ekaterina divorced her first husband because he didn’t want his wife to be an actress.
For four years she lived together with theater director Edward Boyakov.
In 2003 Volkova married director and producer Sergei Chliyants. They met each other in 2002 at a film festival in Khanty-Mansiysk.