Lera Kondra – singer, actress, presenter
Lera Kondra is a Russian singer, actress and TV presenter.
Valeriya was born on May 27, 1985 in Moscow. She is a daughter of Olympic champion and volleyball coach Vladimir Kondra. From early childhood, Lera often moved from country to country with her parents.
In 2009, she graduated from Peoples’ Friendship University.
In 2010, Lera debuted as a singer. She and Irakli recorded a music video for the song “Around the Earth”. The video, created by director Julia Ivanova and cameraman Marat Adelshin, appeared on all music channels. This composition was in hot rotation on Russian Radio, Europe Plus, Love Radio, Fresh Radio, Hit FM and many other radio stations.
In 2011, her debut music video for the solo song “Bartender Sasha” was premiered on the YouTube-channel Ello. Filming took place in Kiev, video director was Sergey Tkachenko. Soon it appeared on all the music channels in Russia.
Also in 2011, new music video for the song “Compass” appeared on TV. Natasha Alam, Hollywood actress, starred in the video, which was filmed in Los Angeles by well-known Russian director Vlad Opelyants.
Famous Russian actor Konstantin Kryukov played the main role in the music video for Lera’s song “That’s not true”, which was released in summer 2012.
According to FHM magazine, Valeria Kondra was one of the hundred most beautiful women in the world in 2010.
She was recognized as the sexiest singer by IFamous, Faces of the Year 2012.
Lera had a love affair with Russian rapper Guf, while he was married Aziza Dolmatova.
Lera’s Career as TV presenter
2009 – host of the program “I am a traveler” on REN TV.
2010 – host of “Russian Street Awards”.
2011 – co-host of the “Personal coach” with Laysan Utyasheva (NTV-Plus Sport).
2011 – presenter of the program “Top SEXY with Lera Kondra” on Music Box.
2012 – host of “The Right to Love” on STS.
As an actress Lera took part in the music videos:
Irakli and Dino MC47 – “Make It Happen” (2008)
Slim – “Cool” (2009)
Birdy feat. Basta, Tati, Tato – “Maple” (2009)
Guf – “For Her” (2009)
She also starred in the movies: “Love and the City 2” (2010), “Rzhevskiy against Napoleon” (2012).
Her official site: www.lerakondra.ru