Elena Zakharova is a Russian theater and film actress.
Elena was born on November 2, 1975 in Moscow. In her childhood Elena danced in choreographic ensemble Buratino.
At school, she liked Russian language, Literature and foreign languages, but was not good at mathematics. She wanted to become a fashion model and actress.
During her studies at the Shchukin Theater School she played a role in the film by Alexander Alexandrov – Shelter Comedians. After graduating from it in 1998, Elena began to work at the Moon Theatre.
In 2005, Zakharova took part in the reality show Empire.
According to Elena she liked her role in the TV series Kadetstvo.
The actress also starred in TV shows such as Stars on Ice (2006) and Dancing with the Stars (2009).
She received Gatchina Film Festival prize for her role in Tartarin of Tarascon, Theatre Award Seagull for the role of Ophelia in Hamlet, directed by Peter Stein (1999), and Discovery of the Year award (1999).
In September 2010 the actress married Sergei Mamontov, CEO of Systematic Software Solutions (Russia). In February 2011, Elena gave birth to a daughter, Anna Maria. But eight months later the baby died and the couple divorced.
1997 – Christmas story
1998 – The judge in the trap
2000 – Simple Truth
2001 – The Fifth Corner
2001 – Poisons or the World History of Poisoning
2001 – The owner of the Empire
2002 – Spartak and Kalashnikov
2004 – Red Moon
2004 – Words and Music
2005 – The Last Guardian
2006 – Paradise
2007 – Matchmaker
2008 – Golden Key
2008 – Photographer
2008 – I know how to be happy!
2009 – Princess and the Pauper
2010 – When the lilac blooms
2013 – Women on the Verge
2015 – I believe I do not believe